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Conklyn's Florist

Alexandria's Premier Florist Since 1938

🎁 Conklyn’s Gift & Decor Guides For Holiday Cheer! ⛄

There is nothing better than the holiday season! It is the one time of year when we just feel closer to one another, the presence of holiday lights and delicious aromas always put us in a good mood, and regardless… Read More about 🎁 Conklyn’s Gift & Decor Guides For Holiday Cheer! ⛄ »
Posted by conklyns on November 20, 2020 | Last Updated: November 27, 2020 Christmas Gifts Holiday Decor Holiday Florals Holiday Gifts Holidays

Include the Symbolic Holly in Your Winter Decor

As the holidays approach, we begin to see signs of tradition everywhere we look. Part of the magic of Christmas is the nostalgia certain songs, images and decor can bring to mind. One of the most traditional aspects associated with Christmastime is the holly plant. This evergreen’s inclusion in winter celebrations is not a new idea; in fact, it dates back to ancient times and has been revered by many cultures as sacred or magical. Today we use it in much of our holiday decorating, and the floral experts at Conklyn’s Florist are here to show you why! Read More about Include the Symbolic Holly in Your Winter Decor »
Posted by conklyns on November 24, 2019 | Last Updated: November 6, 2020 Christmas Flowers Gifts Holidays Plants

The Flowers We Love and What They Say About Us

Most people have a favorite flower, the one style that warms their heart, that brings back a special memory or evokes a sentimental feeling. While your favorite bloom might represent a significant time, place or person in your life, it can also say a lot about your personality. The types of flowers you’re drawn to can be very revealing about your tastes, preferences and even your character.  Read More about The Flowers We Love and What They Say About Us »
Posted by conklyns on November 17, 2019 | Last Updated: November 20, 2019 Fall Flowers Gifts

Bring Hostess Gifts to Wow Them at Thanksgiving

Getting invited to a Thanksgiving celebration is truly an honor. It’s exciting to realize you’re off the hook from planning, decorating, cooking and cleaning… but it also means you have a different kind of responsibility. If you’re an invited guest for Thanksgiving, don’t go empty-handed. Bring a hostess gift to thank them for the invitation and to honor them for the hard work they’ve done. Read More about Bring Hostess Gifts to Wow Them at Thanksgiving »
Posted by conklyns on November 4, 2019 | Last Updated: October 15, 2020 Flowers Gifts Holidays Thanksgiving

5 Gifts To Encourage College Students

Send a Wonderful Gift Leaving for college is truly a right of passage. As students head off to their new campus in the fall, it’s important to let them spread their wings. It’s also important to make them feel encouraged and supported. The designers at Conklyn's Florist have created a list of gifts to encourage your college student as they leave. Send reminders of your care for them and help them make the most of this fall semester. Read More about 5 Gifts To Encourage College Students »
Posted by conklyns on July 19, 2019 | Last Updated: July 30, 2019 Back to School Flowers Gifts Plants

Gourmet Food Baskets That are Sure to Delight Anyone

Although we all know that flower shops specialized in beautiful floral arrangements, have you ever thought of the variety of options that are available when you need that special gift? If you are looking for a unique way to show someone just how much they mean to you, a gift basket will make just the statement you are looking for. There are so many options to choose from including gourmet food baskets that are sure to delight anyone. Read More about Gourmet Food Baskets That are Sure to Delight Anyone »
Posted by conklyns on July 4, 2019 | Last Updated: July 9, 2019 But why? Get Well Gifts

Show Gratitude for Our Military on The Fourth of July

The Fourth of July is wonderful time to celebrate our servicemen and women in uniform. These are the individuals who commit their lives to the defense of our country every day. So, show gratitude for our military on the Fourth of July this year. Do you have a friend, family member or neighbor in uniform? If so, think about blessing them with a beautiful bouquet of red, white and blue flowers on Independence Day this year. Show your appreciation and thank them for their service in a beautiful way. The floral designers at Conklyn’s Florist have some amazing patriotic flowers for you to choose from this year. Read More about Show Gratitude for Our Military on The Fourth of July »
Posted by conklyns on June 20, 2019 4th of July Flowers Gifts Holidays Summer