CUTEST PET CONTEST What’s all the barking about? Our Cutest Pet Contest, supporting Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester, is here! Submissions will be accepted from February 19 - February 25 and can be sent to email@example.com. Any pet photos are welcome, but please keep these following rules in mind when submitting your photos: Only one pet per photo. All photos will be cropped to a square, so photos that are close up are not recommended. All photo submissions must include the name of your pet. Owners are welcome to submit multiple pets, but only one photo per pet. Photos will be posted by Noon on Monday February 26 on Facebook and by 5PM on Instagram. Votes can be cast by liking the pet’s photo on Facebook and Instagram from February 26 - March 7. The pet with the most likes on Facebook and Instagram combined will be named the 2018 Rockcastle Florist Cutest Pet! The winner will be announced on Thursday March 8 at Noon. This year the winner will receive a $50 Pet Saver Gift Card and a Pet Inspired Bouquet! We are so proud to support Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester with our contest this year! Rockcastle Florist will be donating $1 to Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester per contest vote, up to $500. You too can help us support Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester (https://www.lollypop.org/ event/tails-hope-telethon/? instance_id=2000) by tuning in to the Tails of Hope Telethon on Saturday, March 3, 2018, from 3:00 - 9:00 p.m. Watch as they broadcast live from Eastview Mall on 13 WHAM ABC, CW Rochester and 13wham.com to help raise support for Rochester’s pets in need. BUT, you don’t have to wait until March 3 to make an impact! Donate [...]
February is the month of love and weddings. Maybe you got engaged this month or you are having a wedding this month. Or, you are just starting to plan your spring or summer wedding. Whatever the case, we're here to help you with your wedding flowers. We've been helping brides just like you since 1951 from our two flower shop locations in Canandaigua and Rochester. Our wedding services include flower selection, design consultation, and wedding day services. You can start your wedding flower research on our dedicated wedding flower services website. Here, you'll find information on what we offer, what you should consider when planning and budgeting for wedding flowers and other aspects of your wedding, examples of other wedding flowers we've designed, and more. Besides the wedding portfolio gallery, you can also read about our wedding flower packages, which is an ideal way to enjoy a gorgeous floral display on a limited budget. Wedding bouquet Besides our multiple decades of experience with wedding flowers and staff of award-winning floral designers, we have partnerships with numerous wedding ceremony venues and wedding reception locations. That means we can make suggestions on what works for those places.Plus, we have great relationships with the staff at those venues to make it a seamless experience with setting up flowers and delivery of your bouquets and centerpieces. You'll also enjoy the freshest, high-quality wedding flowers available. This means you'll be assured that everything you get looks great throughout your wedding day. Additionally, our floral designers work with you to create something spectacular from your vision. We want everything we do for you to be about you and your loved ones. Be sure to contact us today to reserve your free wedding consultation. Here, you'll meet our floral design team and be assigned a [...]
Valentine's Day is on Wednesday, February 14th. That gives you just a couple days to finish up your gift shopping for that special someone. We know you've been busy but also realize you want to give something that shows your love and affection for that sweetheart in your life. Our answer is our Ecuadorian roses. First, roses already top the list of the most treasured Valentine's Day gifts out there. That's because they are so beautiful and capture the meaning of love. Second, our Ecuadorian roses are the best in the world because of the extraordinary climate there. It makes the roses grow bigger with larger and more petals. That means they will last even longer than other roses. Just because they last longer and are more beautiful than other roses doesn't mean you pay a fortune for them. No, we understand and respect budgets and give you the most for your money. You can also select from any quantity that suits what you are looking for. That means you can buy one in a bud vase or half a dozen as a bouquet. Or, you can buy them by the dozens. While we've been incredibly busy, there are still roses left. However, you must order and place your order because colors and quantities are running low. With those roses, you can create a larger Valentine's Day flower arrangement with other beautiful blooms. You can choose the quantity, color, and flower type. Additionally, you can add on other special gifts like Valentine's Day balloons, chocolates, and sweet stuffed animals. We are here to take your order in our flower shop, by phone, or through our online order form found on our website. Deliveries include local and national addresses. Let's get shopping for Valentine's Day!
Valentine's Day is February 14th and falls on a Wednesday this year. While you can still give your loved one a special gift on the day, why not surprise your sweetheart early with a gift of Valentine's Day flowers on Monday. Not only will you be able to get a better delivery time, but you will also surprise and delight your loved one who is probably not expecting anything until Wednesday! What a great way to add an extra smile to the week and win some bonus points with your significant other! To get you started, here are some special Valentine's Day flower gifts to consider from our Valentine's Day collection: Finger Lakes Sunset Bouquet This bright and bold floral display really proclaims your love. It contains fuchsia gerber daisies, orange tulips, and hot pink spray roses in an orange cube vase. It's compact but really is big on color and expression. Sweet Thoughts Bouquet with Red Roses This Valentine's Day bouquet symbolizes your love with a graceful heart of bear grass that has been tied with purple waxflower. Within the red glass vase are an abundance of red roses. Violet Valentine Bouquet This Valentine's Day themed floral display showcases red carnations, lavender roses, and purple ornamental kale all within a rustic wooden keepsake. Polka Dot Passion Bouquet This is a sweet way to share Valentine's Day with friends and family members. It offers a red cube vase with red roses and carnations accented with a ink polka dot ribbon. One Dozen Red Roses While it's a traditional arrangement, it's still well-loved by any recipient. It's a dozen red roses in a classic vase. It's simple yet its message is deep. Love's Divine Bouquet - Long Stemmed Roses This is a large floral display that stands nearly two feet tall. It combines red and [...]
Valentine's Day is nearly here so it's time to pick a gift that symbolizes your love and special relationship you share with someone else in your life. Flowers are so popular for Valentine's Day because they are a great way to express those feelings. And, this is why flowers continue to win year after year as the most popular Valentine's Day gift. Our Valentine's Day collection offers these beauties that you can select to express your own love and affection: Scarlet Luxe Bouquet This is a romantic red arrangement that features gerbera daisies and red roses along with green hydrangea in a keepsake ruby red glass vase. Polka Dot Passion Bouquet There's no better way to show your love than with something bright and cheery like this flower arrangement. It features pink polka dot ribbons as well as red roses and carnations in a ruby red cube vase. Violet Valentine Bouquet Valentine's Day doesn't always have to be about the color red. This one combines red with purple, including a dramatic floral mix of red carnations, lavender roses, and purple ornamental kale in a rustic wooden keepsake. Swirling Desire Bouquet This Valentine's Day bouquet features our long-lasting, premium Ecuadorian roses, hot pink Oriental lilies, red gerbera daisies, and red carnations. There are also pitta negra and lemon leaf as floral accents, then nestle all these gorgeous blooms and accents into a Valentine's themed, designer vase. Love and Devotion - Long-Stemmed Red Roses This is simple, yet effective. It's two dozen Lon-stemmed red roses in a sparkling clear glass vase. My Girl Bouquet This unique Valentine's Day bouquet features hot pink ranunculus as well as flowering ornamental kale and romantic heather in a keepsake selfie vase. Order Now! Don't forget to order now to take advantage of any promotions plus get exactly what you want. We are very [...]
Whether your sweetheart loves flowers or special gifts for Valentine's Day, we have you covered at our Rochester flower shop and our website. Our Valentine's Day collection has something for everyone like these beautiful choices that you can order in our flower shop or through our website: You Are My Sunshine This is a special and sweet bouquet for that Valentine in your life who makes life so memorable and fun. Mad Crush Bouquet Show your loved one that you are still crushing on them with this stunning bouquet that contains red roses, lavender spray roses, red carnations, red miniature carnations, purple cushion spray chrysanthemums, lavender waxflower, and huckleberry. It comes in what is called a Mad Crush Vase, which is a brilliant and bold red vase. Swirling Desire Bouquet This Valentine's Day floral design features Ecuadorian roses, hot pink Oriental lilies, red gerbera daisies, and red carnations. There are also pitta negra and lemon leaf, which serve as floral accents. Happily Ever After This bouquet for Valentine's Day comes in a rustic basket. The garden style flower design includes an array of fresh flowers and colors. Dance with Me Bouquet with Red Roses This stunner includes pink carnations and red Ecuadorian roses as well as seasonal greenery. These are hand-arranged in a red glass vase that has been tied with a pink ribbon. True Romance Bouquet This luxurious flower arrangement offers fifteen red and hot pink roses combined with red spray roses and greenery. These gorgeous booms are then arranged in a Silver Reflections vase. Cookie Basket Then, there are other Valentine's goodies in our collection to consider. The first includes a basket of six freshly baked, assorted 6" delicious cookies. Junk Food Basket Another option is our junk food basket that includes several different types candies, chips, and nuts. Your sweetheart who loves [...]
Half of January is gone and Valentine's Day is just a few weeks away. As one of our busiest times of the year, we are already receiving orders for Valentine's Day flowers, Valentine's Day roses, and Valentine's Day bouquets. That's why we've released our Valentine's Day collection of flowers and gifts, which you can see on our website as well as in our flower shop. Here are some brief highlights to illustrate that we have something for everyone -- from luxury bouquets to sweet, traditional red rose arrangements: Lavish Love Bouquet with Long Stemmed Red Roses This Valentine's Day bouquet combines red and pink hues with a variety of treasured and premium flower varieties included. Always on My Mind - Long Stemmed Red Roses It's a traditional arrangement but still greatly adored by any recipient. There are 12 long-stem red roses that show just how much you love that special someone. Passion Play This is a beautiful combination of red roses and white alstroemeria hand-arranged in a silver keepsake cube vase. Happily Ever After The rustic basket and garden style flower design make this a perfect flower arrangement for friends, family, or other special Valentines. There is a selection of flower varieties in a range of colors. Sweet Thoughts Bouquet with Red Roses This flower arrangement shows your love on Valentine's Day with a heart of bear grass that has been tied with purple waxflower. Inside the red glass cube vase are numerous red roses. Breathtaking Beauty - Three-Dozen Long-Stemmed Roses Three dozen red roses show your love in triplicate. These are high-quality, long-stemmed roses that are combined with greenery accents arranged in a flared glass vase. Order Now! Placing your Valentine's Day flowers order today will ensure you get exactly what you want as well as your preferred delivery date and [...]
To all of our customers, we'd first like to extend a thank you for such a great holiday season. We so enjoy providing special flowers and gifts that will grace your table, home, office, party and special gift list. We look forward to another great year of service, value, and quality. And, this is also a great time for you to remember all those great people who invited you to their holiday party, sent a special gift, or just were an enormous help at such a busy time of the year. We have some special flower arrangements that show your thanks and appreciation like these beauties: Artfully Yours Bouquet This is a great way to send your thank you and brighten a winter day. The flower arrangement offers a combination of hydrangea, lilies, gerberas, and roses in a pink glass vase. Splendid Surprise by Teleflora This stunning floral display includes green miniature hydrangea and lavender roses arranged in a fuchsia cube vase. Make Her Day by Teleflora Similar to the Splendid Surprise flower arrangement, this one also contains green miniature hydrangea but has light pink spray roses instead. The two flower types are arranged in a citrus green glass cube. Beautiful in Blue This flower arrangement is one of our best sellers. It includes a combination of blue and white flowers, offering a touch of winter elegance to your gift of thanks. Dreams From the Heart Bouquet This gorgeous flower arrangement offers white and peach blossoms for a sublime look. Limelight Bouquet This is the flower arrangement for anyone you know that loves various shades of green. In fact, it's a great choice for a thank you gift for a man or a woman. Place your order today to get those thank you's out to everyone that helped you during the [...]
Whether it is a Christmas party at home or for an office event or it's an intimate gathering for New Years, holiday party planning takes a lot of planning and attention. You want to impress your guests and create a stylish and inviting environment for your party. However, you also want to stay on budget and prepare everything in the easiest way possible. Here are some tips to get you ready for a fun holiday party: Start early with your plans. With so much else on your plate, you can create invites and send them out a month in advance. This also alerts your guests to what is upcoming as they may have other plans to work around your festive party. Create a budget and stick to it. It's easy to go overboard and overspend. You don't have to in order to create a great party. You don't want to start the year off with debt to pay off! Use online resources and marketplaces to find great deals on items for your party decor. Choose local companies to help you with fresh food and decorations that they can even deliver to your house. Use a local florist to provide great ambiance with poinsettia plants, garlands, wreaths, centerpieces and more that match your theme. This doesn't have to be expensive and can be done easily with custom flower designs or items from a holiday collection. Enlist others to help you. There is no way you can do all this yourself. Have office staff or family members chip in and help with all the planning and decorating. Plus, it's just more fun that way to do it with others. Whatever you plan on doing, know that we are here to help. Our coordinators and floral design team can create anything you want [...]
Everyone who has helped you throughout the year should not be forgotten. That's why we have special Christmas gifts for everyone, including teachers, postmen, trashmen, cleaners, pool techs, gardeners, and more. If you run a company, you also have many talented people that keep you organized and add to your success throughout the year. To help you remember all those great people and make gift giving easy, we've put together some great holiday gift ideas that you can get in our flower shop or order through our website: Fancy Holiday Fruit and Gourmet Basket This holiday gift basket contains seasonal fruits and gourmet treats tied together with a stylish ribbon. This is only for local delivery. Holiday Gourmet Basket This local only gift basket features gourmet snacks, such as cheese, crackers, cookies, nuts, and candy. Send a Hug Bear Buddy Bouquet This is an adorable holiday gift for all those special people. It features a polar bear and a festive bouquet of fresh blooms and seasonal greenery. This includes red miniature carnations, white cushion spray chrysanthemums, douglas fir, variegated holly and noble fir. Candy Cane Christmas This special holiday gift includes red and white blooms, Christmas accents, and real candy canes for everyone to enjoy. Holiday Fruit Basket This local only gift contains a bounty of fresh and seasonal fruit arranged in a natural gift box. Make Merry This holiday bouquet includes red carnations and white carnations displayed in a red glass cube. Holiday Homecoming Basket This natural gift basket offers mixed holiday plants in a basket that has been tied with a festive plaid organza bow. We deliver locally and across the country so now is the time to check off all those special gifts!