Rockcastle Florist Voted Best Florist in the Finger Lakes For Special Occasions Rockcastle Florist is one of the premier floral design firms in the Finger Lakes area of New York. We operate multiple flower shops in the area. Our Rochester and Canandaigua flower shops are both open to the public for in-store shopping for gifts, weddings, and special occasions. July offers many ways to celebrate, including special days devoted to highlighting special family members in our lives that do so much for us. These special days include Cousin's Day on July 24th, Aunt and Uncle Day on July 26th, Parent's Day on July 28th and Father-in-Law Day on July 30th. To help you celebrate each of these special family days in July, our flower and gift shop has an extensive gift collection, including gift baskets, plants and planters, flowers and custom bouquets, local crafts, greeting cards, balloons, and more. Here are some ideas that make great individual family gifts as well as are perfect for an upcoming family celebration: Fruit & Gourmet Basket This large gourmet gift basket includes a wide range of fruit and snacks, such as cheese, crackers, nuts, candy, and cookies. It arrives in a natural gift basket. Fruit, Nut, and Cheese Basket Give the gift of gourmet food like cheese and nuts along with seasonal fruit. Everything is displayed in a basket that has been wrapped with a ribbon and bow. Gourmet Basket Premium Available in multiple sizes, this premium size is our largest yet. There is an extensive selection of savory snacks that include cheese, crackers, cookies, nuts, and candy. This gift is hand-arranged and presented in a natural basket. The gourmet food included is based on availability at the time you place your order. Junk Food Basket Sometimes, it's good to just go with all [...]
As the year starts and you intend to do more for others and be more thoughtful, why not send some "just because" flowers to those you know who might need to be cheered up. We offer an incredible collection of best-selling flower arrangements and bouquets that bring the smiles and don't break the bank. Check out these beautiful floral gifts available from our Rochester flower shop and our website for local and national delivery: Highland Park Sunset This floral design includes hot pink roses, green cymbidium blooms, orange mini roses, and succulent cuts arranged in a leaf-lined glass cylinder. Excellent Day In Rochester This flower arrangement offers lilies and roses as well as other available seasonal flowers and greenery. Beautiful in Blue In this flower arrangement, you or your recipient will enjoy a wide range of flower varieties and blue hues along with white flowers and greenery. Picnic in Cobbs Hill Park This unique floral display showcases roses, hydrangeas, and succulents. Chosen Spot Sunset Named after the Canandaigua Lake region, this bouquet has coral gerbera daisies, orange spray roses, and hot pink ranunculus in a glass cube. Jewel of East Avenue This exclusive floral design has full bloom hydrangea, orange roses, lavender stock, and other seasonal accent flowers and greenery arranged in a cube vase. This is just a few of the ways you can show random acts of kindness throughout the year. We also have plants, dish gardens, balloon bouquets, and seasonal gifts plus a custom floral design service to recognize and remember everyone in your life.
July is chock full of special days that are cause for celebration. In fact, many of these special July days focus on celebrating special members of the family. These include Parent's Day on July 22nd, Cousin's Day on July 24th, Aunt and Uncle Day on July 26th, and Father-in-Law Day on July 30th. At our Rochester flower shop and through our website, we offer numerous gifts that make it easy to let all these family members know you are thinking of them on their special days as well as the whole year round. Here are some examples: Cookie Basket This cookie basket includes six assorted six-inch cookies. Gourmet Basket Premium This sweet and savory food gift includes cheese, crackers, cookies, nuts, and candy. It comes in a natural basket that makes a great keepsake. Dish Garden Ceramic Planter - Premium This 14-inch ceramic planter is filled with colorful blooming plants and green plants, making a great gift for the green thumb in the family. Succulent Garden Succulents are extremely low maintenance and are a perfect gift that creates an indoor garden. This succulent garden features a combination of plants in a twelve-inch container. Three Cheers For You! A cobalt blue vase is filled with a bold mix of colorful seasonal flowers and greenery. Flower City Galley Bouquet This is a bright and charming way to show your love to a special family member. It features a mix of gorgeous blooms. Bright Blooms Bouquet This bouquet features magenta, orange, and yellow hues. There are orange gerbera daisies, magenta stock, and yellow button mums in a fuschia glass vase. Bohemian Blue Bouquet This stunning floral design offers Asiatic lilies, ornamental grasses, white moonstone roses, and green cymbidium orchids. Classic Cactus Garden This unique dish garden has one tall cactus that is surrounded by shorter varieties of cactus [...]
National Good Neighbor Day was made official in 1978 by then-President Jimmy Carter. It is celebrated annually on September 28th. It's a great way to remember that our neighbors are there to help and for us to do the same in return. We look after each other and help where possible. Many times, our neighbors even become our friends. Despite the digital age, these face-to-face interactions are still very important and necessary to our lives. They are human bonds that also keep an area safe and looking their best. We take pride in our homes so it helps when everyone works together to maintain it. Whether it's a long-time neighbor or someone new to the area, make the most of Good Neighbor Day with a kind word, special note, or even a gift. In fact, we have some great gift ideas that you can drop off or have delivered from our Rochester flower shop: Autumn Grace This fall flower arrangement contains roses, lilies, and asters in a plum glass cube vase. These flowers are accented by purple chrysanthemums and seafoam statice. Autumn Romance Bouquet This bouquet features roses and warm autumn blooms arranged within a bronze mirrored glass cube. Garden Delights This colorful flower arrangement comes in a bamboo box. There is a mix of hot pink and lime green hues. You're A Gem Bouquet This sparkling floral bouquet offers roses and lilies in an exclusive violet couture vase. Dish Garden Ceramic Planter - Premium This is a 14-inch ceramic planter with a wide range of green and flowering plants. Fruit & Gourmet Basket Your neighbors will love this gift basket that's full of seasonal fruit and savory snacks, such as cheese, crackers, nuts, candy, and cookies. Order your Good Neighbor Day gifts today!
The second week of August is designated for the annual celebration known as National Smile Week. During this week, the objective is to make as many people as you can smile whether they know you or are complete strangers. You can do this by smiling back, saying a kind word, offering a thoughtful gesture, handing out hugs, saying thank you or even getting them a special gift. If you get a gift, consider the gift of flowers, which make all of us happy with their bright colors, fragrance, and natural beauty. We have an array of affordable floral gifts that you can send to those here in Rochester or nationwide like these gorgeous gifts: Your Sweet Smile by Teleflora This sweet flower arrangement contains white and yellow roses along with other floral favorites in a cylinder vase. Pure Happiness Pure happiness is what this bouquet offers with its bold colors and variety of premium, fresh flowers. Sunbeams and Smiles Send smiles with this bouquet of yellow blooms in a unique bamboo vase. So Happy You're Mine Bouquet by Teleflora This bouquet will bring many smiles thanks to the keepsake mug with a smiley face. It features red roses, pink alstroemeria, and miniature red and yellow carnations. Be Happy Bouquet with Roses! This is one of many bouquets we have that feature the ceramic smiley face mug. This one contains numerous flowers, including premium roses. Even after the flowers are gone, your recipient will smile and think of you as they fill the mug with their morning coffee. Grins and Giggles Bouquet Kids will love this bright and colorful bouquet that also comes in a smiley face mug that they can enjoy with hot chocolate after the flowers are gone. This one features daisies, spray roses, and carnations. Sunny Day Pitcher of [...]
The arrival of a new baby is one of the biggest joys in life. When you know someone who has just had a baby girl or baby boy it's time to celebrate and wish them well for such a life-changing event. Whether you want to deliver a gift to a Rochester hospital or wait until Mom and Baby are home, consider our newborn gift collection for your loved ones. Here are some highlights from our new baby collection that is available for local and national delivery for both boys and girls: She's Lovely This is a sweet basket of pink petals that welcome the new baby girl. It's a beautiful way to celebrate a newborn girl! Baby's First Block by Teleflora - Pink This baby flower arrangement comes in a glass block vase and offers an array of pink flowers to welcome the new addition. It's a perfect gift for a baby shower or baby arrival. Lovely Lady This is another pink-themed flower arrangement that toasts the sweet baby girl who has arrived. Ducky Delight - Boy This flower arrangement has a keepsake duck container that comes with a wide range of blue flowers and many greenery accents. Baby's First Wagon - Boy This boy-themed flower arrangement comes in a keepsake red wagon that has a welcoming message on the side. Each of these flower arrangements comes in a boy or girl-themed color scheme. We also can make custom new baby flower arrangements or custom bouquets that celebrate the new addition to the family. Time to Order! You can order in our Rochester flower shop, call us, or go on our website for convenient ordering! Place your order today! We can also deliver throughout the country to various residences and hospitals. There's no time like right now to place your order [...]
The entire month of July is chocked full of those special celebratory days celebrated nationally that have to do with different types of food. This is a delicious way to spend this summer month plus it's a good excuse to have some parties to celebrate the different foods as well as gift those you love with a special food. Of course, we're also here to help you with a selection of food-themed gift baskets that you can bring to a party or send to a friend or family member to make sure they are celebrating, too! Fresh Fruit Gift Baskets For example, we have a great selection of fresh, gourmet fruit baskets. There are different sizes to choose from that include seasonal fruit while others contain a combination of gourmet foods and fresh fruit. They come wrapped in cellophane and arranged in a basket, creating a memorable presentation. Each size offers a generous amount of fruit that is great to offset some of those sugary holidays during the month of July! Gourmet and Junk Food Gift Baskets We also have gourmet food and sweet gift baskets that are sure to please the recipient. For July 21st, which is National Junk Food Day, you won't want to miss out on our junk food gift basket that is full of sweet and savory treats, including chips, candy, and chocolates. We also offer other types of gourmet food baskets that come in various sizes like our fresh fruit baskets. We also offer other types of gourmet food baskets that come in various sizes like our fresh fruit baskets. Each of these gift baskets also come in a basket that is then wrapped in cellophane and tied with ribbon and a bow. Order Today! There's no better time to place your order to celebrate [...]
July brings us many reasons to celebrate the special people in our lives, including cousins, parents, aunts and uncles, and father-in-laws. In fact, each of these family members gets a special day in July where we get to pamper and gift them with things that show how much we love them. Here are the special July dates to remember for ordering special gifts: Cousin's Day -- July 23 Parent's Day -- July 24 Aunt and Uncle Day -- July 26 Father-in-Law Day -- July 30 Now that you know the dates to celebrate these family members, here are some gift ideas to consider: Fruit Basket Deluxe Fruit only gift baskets are made with fresh seasonal fruit and are arranged in a wicker basket. Fruit & Gourmet Deluxe Basket You can also opt for a combination of gourmet goodies and seasonal fruit, which offers the best of all we offer. It also comes in a beautiful basket. Cookie Basket Then there are the truly delicious sweet gift options like these six assorted 6" freshly baked cookies in a variety of flavors. Gourmet Basket Premium This gift basket of gourmet snacks delivers sweet and savory snacks, such as cheese, crackers, cookies, nuts, and candy. The items are hand-arranged and come in a natural basket. Dish Garden Ceramic Planter - Premium Other gift ideas include an arrangement of plants like this dish garden that offers a 14-inch ceramic planter with a mix of green and blooming plants. Good Luck Bamboo Wish only the best for your family members with the gift of a bamboo plant, which symbolizes wealth, prosperity, and good fortune. Delivered in an exclusive natural bamboo cube, the good karma it gives off is included in the price! Rose Rapture Of course, we can't make a gift guide without including the option [...]