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Rockcastle Florist is a family owned & operated floral design firm. The owners, Keith and Wendy Rockcastle, are lifelong residents of Rochester. Both have family ties to the Canandaigua community as well. The Rockcastle’s love their customers. That is why every flower arrangement they create is backed by a 100% customer satisfaction guarantee. If you don’t absolutely love the arrangement we create for you, just contact one of our floral design centers. We will replace that arrangement with one of equal or greater value. Absolutely free of charge. People send flowers to celebrate life’s special occasions. In fact, flowers are one of the most popular occasion themed gifts. If you have one of life’s special moments coming up, we hope that you will choose Rockcastle Florist to help make that celebration one to be remembered. We employ an expert team of floral designers. They have years of experience and create luxurious, upscale floral designs. When you stop by one of floral design centers, we guarantee that a friendly, creative, highly skilled team member will be there to greet you. They will will make every effort to exceed your expectations.
Rockcastle Florist is your Finger Lakes flower and wedding specialist. The award winning wedding team at Rockcastle Florist creates gorgeous wedding flowers. Our custom designed bridal bouquets are simply stunning. The Rockcastle Florist wedding team has handled floral design for some of the most prestigious weddings that have been held in the Finger Lakes area. We have been in business since 1951. We have years of experience and have designed wedding flower packages for most of the top wedding venues in the Finger Lakes. When you come in for your Free Wedding Consultation, our wedding staff will listen to your vision for the wedding flower package of your dreams. We will take that vision and turn it into a reality.
We buy many of the flowers we sell direct from domestic and international flower farms. That ensures that our customers are getting the finest, freshest, highest quality flowers available. Buying direct offers huge advantages. There are cost savings when we avoid the middleman. Those savings can be passed along to our customers. Equally as important, we are able to reduce the time between when the flowers are cut at the farm and when they arrive in our flower shop. Fresher flowers equals longer vase life. Longer vase life means you get to enjoy your fresh flower arrangement a few days longer.
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Rockcastle Florist Voted Best Florist in the Finger Lakes For Flower and Gift Selection 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. Our bestsellers collection is an ideal place to start if you are not sure what to get as a gift for that special occasion or upcoming celebration. These are the most popular flower arrangements and most-ordered bouquets that we offer in our Rochester flower shop and Canandaigua florist location. Here are some examples of the flower arrangements our customers love the most: Summer in the City This floral design offers sunflowers, orange roses, blue hydrangea, and curly willow in a crystal bubble bowl. Love Letters Bouquet Enjoy this floral arrangement overflowing with pink spray roses, white daisies, green hydrangea, and bells of Ireland in the shape of a heart. View From High Falls Bouquet This best-selling floral design showcases lavender roses, green cymbidium orchids, and spiral eucalyptus. Coral Charm Bouquet This unique floral display features coral gerbera daisies, pink hydrangea, orange roses, and peach spray roses in a glass cylinder vase with a cork wrap. Rebel Heart Bouquet A unique glass vase holds pink hydrangea and pink gerbera daisies, two-toned orange roses, and hot pink ranunculus. This is just a few of the many bestsellers we have available in our flower shops or through our website ready for you to place your order!
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 those foods you know you shouldn't have. Getting them as a gift is the perfect excuse to indulge. This one offers many kinds of candies, chips, and nuts. Place your order today!
Rockcastle Florist Voted Best Florist In The Finger Lakes 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. The award winning floral design team at Rockcastle Florist creates unique, luxurious and upscale floral designs. This week, they are busy creating beautiful Summer themed floral designs. Summer is one of our favorite times of the year. We see it as the perfect time to enjoy bold colors and refreshing floral designs around the house or office as well as at events like summer weddings, summer birthday parties, and summer outdoor picnics and cookouts. Summer flowers also make thoughtful gifts for all types of celebrations and special occasions. At our Rochester flower shop and through our website, we are introducing new, sizzling floral designs created by our extraordinary floral design team. Here are some beautiful summer flower arrangements that you can order right now! Burlap Chic Bouquet As part of our exclusive floral collection, this is a brand new bouquet that features sunflowers, orange roses, yellow roses, and numerous other summer flowers. Everything is displayed in a cylinder-shaped glass vase. Pure Happiness This incredible floral display offers a wide range of colors, flowers, and greenery to create a visually stunning summer masterpiece. Summer Love Bouquet This premium floral display contains roses and many other seasonal favorites in a choice of three sizes with an increasing number of flowers and greenery. Seaside Oasis This serene floral design offers a fresh take on summer flower designs that is an idyllic touch to a summer party or makes for a thoughtful gift. Bamboo Getaway This tropical-themed floral design includes tropical flowers and premium summer blooms in bold colors arranged within a bamboo box. Summer Nights This value-priced, compact summer floral design arrives in a blue contemporary glass cube vase and offers bold, sizzling colors to add to your summer celebration. Be sure to place your order today!
Rockcastle Florist Local Same Day & Express Delivery The floral design team at Rockcastle Florist is thrilled to say, Summer has arrived officially! Most of us who live up north have learned to enjoy every season of the year, but, most of us really celebrate the arrival of Summer. For our award winning design staff, Summer is really a special time. They love creating gorgeous, patriotic themed designs. This week, the are super busy preparing our flower purchase for the flowers that we will be using to create the beautiful Independence Day themed designs that we have in mind. This year's Fourth of July collection will be one of the best we have ever offered. Customers all over the Finger Lakes are preparing to celebrate the Fourth of July. Many are planning fun summer events, like picnics, cook-outs and special celebrations for the upcoming 4th of July. We're here to help you celebrate with our patriotic floral designs, including these special bouquets: America the Beautiful by Teleflora This patriotic flower arrangement includes red, white, and blue flowers along with American flag accents. Blue Horizons This is a mix of white and blue blossoms that can be a beautiful addition to a 4th of July setting. Just add red accents like sparklers or ribbons along with American flags. With Distinction This bouquet includes many patriotic red, white and blue flowers in a white vase. Everything's Beachy by Teleflora Another option for a summer event is this beach-themed flower arrangement that is ideal for a centerpiece. It holds a summer flower arrangement within an acrylic vase that has an invisible panel with a beach scene of seashells. Summer Nights This popular floral pick for summer celebrations comes in a blue glass cube with flowers that look like fireworks with their bold colors. This is another great selection for a summer party or 4th of July event. Celebrate with us and place your order today for your 4th of July or another special summer event!
Rockcastle Florist Your Finger Lakes Florist Two floral design centers. Both open to the public for in-store shopping. Stores are open Monday through Saturday. Rockcastle Florist is closed on Sundays. Our firm was voted Best Florist in the Finger Lakes. We are a second generation, family owned and operated firm. This week, our award winning floral design team is busy creating graduation themed floral designs. Many of the area high schools have been busy preparing to conduct graduation ceremonies. May and June are the two big graduation months in the Finger Lakes. For the majority of schools, graduation weekend will be June 22nd and June 23rd. It's time to toast those graduates that have worked so hard to reach this point. Our graduation collection has a wide range of bouquets, flower arrangements, and gifts like these gift options, including many that represent local school colors: Congrats Grad Spencerport Bouquet This bouquet of 12 premium yellow roses is accented with a blue ribbon that reads, "Spencerport Class of 2019." Congrats Grad Canandaigua Bouquet This bouquet of 12 premium red roses is accented with a red ribbon that reads, "Canandaigua Academy Class of 2019." Congrats Grad Athena Bouquet This bouquet of 12 premium yellow roses is accented with a black ribbon that reads, "Athena Class of 2019." Congrats Grad Odyssey Bouquet This bouquet of 12 premium lavender roses is accented with a purple ribbon that reads, "Odyssey Class of 2019." Graduation Themed Floral Designs Local Same Day & 4 Hour Express Flower Delivery These are just four examples of what we offer. Rockcastle Florist offers the best selection of personalized graduation bouquets, plants and gifts in the Finger Lakes. Looking to get something really unique and special for your grad? We encourage you to reach out to one of our flower shops. Our talented floral designers can custom design a graduation themed floral design that is guaranteed to enhance your celebration. Life is full of those special moments, but, your kids will only graduate high school one time. Contact us today so we can get your floral design finished in time for the weekend. We can even create an arrangement that includes your child's school colors. Finger Lakes Filly Bouquet This stunning floral design is a compact flower arrangement to give this graduation. It features peach roses accented by coral hydrangea and Dusty Miller greenery in a teal be vase. It's My Party by Teleflora This beautiful floral design offers bright and bold colors to get the graduation celebration underway. The jewel-toned cube vase is filled with a mix of red, purple and perfect flowers. Celebrate the graduate with special gifts of flowers and graduation balloons that you can order today!
Sunday, June 16th is Father's Day. This is the day to let Dad know just how much he is loved and appreciated for everything that he does for you, any siblings you have, and the family. Our Rochester flower shop has a Father's Day gift collection to get your shopping done quickly: '67 Chevy Camaro Bouquet Dad is sure to love this '67 Chevy Camaro. It's a ceramic keepsake that's filled with a bouquet of miniature yellow gerberas, white alstroemeria, red miniature carnations, red Matsumoto asters, yellow button spray chrysanthemums, variegated pittosporum, and sword fern. Perfect Chevy Pickup Or, maybe Dad is more of a truck and plant guy. This ceramic keepsake Chevy truck has green echeveria plants, which are easy to care for. Succulent Garden 12 Succulents make such a great gift for Father's Day because they are extremely low maintenance. Dad can display them in his office, man cave, or workshop. This garden of succulents offers a range of textures, sizes, and colors. Captain Carefree Bouquet This is a bright arrangement for Father's Day. There is a combination of colorful, fresh, and seasonal flowers delivered in a keepsake blue sailboat with a flag accent that says, "Dad." Tractor Planter Celebrate Dad on Father's Day with this unique keepsake tractor planter. We've filled the planter with a bright yellow kalanchoe flowering plant. Fruit & Gourmet Basket This gourmet gift basket for Father's Day features a mix of seasonal fruit and snacks. This includes delicious food items like cheese, crackers, nuts, candy, and cookies all displayed in a basket. Place your order for Father's Day now for local and national delivery!
We have the best selection of roses in Rochester available online and at our Rochester flower shop. We offer same-day local and national delivery on our Ecuadorian roses as well as most of our beautiful floral designs, plants, and gifts. Rockcastle Florist Rochester's Favorite Florist and Rose Delivery Service June is National Rose Month to celebrate the peak season for roses. It's also Red Rose Day on June 12th and Hanna's Birthday on June 10th where you can celebrate by giving out a free rose on this special day. We have roses in all colors and quantities available as well as stunning floral designs like these that combine roses with our beautiful blooms. Roses of Orange County Bouquet This unique floral display combines peach and orange flowers. There are 10 peach roses along with light orange hydrangea in a green vase that is tied with a ribbon. Be Happy Bouquet with Roses! This cheerful rose display comes in a yellow happy face keepsake mug. There are tons of flowers and roses that are sure to brighten someone's day! Morning Melody This is an elegant floral display of ribbons and roses along with other premium flowers and greenery. Celebrate in Sunshine Bouquet Enjoy a bold and beautiful display that contains 10 yellow roses as well as yellow hydrangea in a yellow vase that is tied with a ribbon. New Sensations This luxury flower arrangement is filled with roses and other seasonal flowers in a cylinder vase. It's wonderful for a special occasion or gift for a loved one. Order your roses today! And, don't forget Hanna!
Rockcastle Florist Voted Best Florist In The Finger Lakes Memorial Day is Monday, May 27th. It's a day to honor and show respect for the soldiers we've lost in battle as well as those who spent their lives fighting for our freedom. The floral design team at Rockcastle Florist is busy creating some gorgeous floral designs, with patriotic themes. Take a look at some of those designs shown below. All were created with beautiful, farm fresh flowers. We purchase many of the flowers we sell direct from the flower farms. Buying from both domestic and international suppliers. When you buy direct, there are huge advantages. The cost of the flowers is less, because you eliminate the wholesalers mark up. We are able to pass those cost savings along to our customers. The flowers arrive fresher. Again, the time delays from when the farms cut the flowers to when we can design and deliver them to our customers are reduced. Fresher flowers equates directly to longer vase life for the recipients. Our Memorial Day collection offers something for every type of Memorial Day event -- from large events and graveside services to personal remembrances. America the Beautiful by Teleflora This patriotic flower arrangement for Memorial Day offers red, white, and blue flowers as well as flag accents to show honor to those who have fought for this country. Beautiful in Blue - A Best Seller In this floral arrangement, the color blue is highlighted along with white to show peace, purity of intent, and calmness that comes from celebrating the life of those we love. Patriotic Posie Bouquet This special floral design provides patriotic colors, flag accents, stars and stripes, and greenery to celebrate life, liberty, honor, and respect for those who have served in our armed forces. Sacred Duty Spray We also have a wide range of graveside floral options like wreaths, standing sprays, bouquets and more. This one offers a patriotic theme with red, white and blue flowers and ribbons as well as greenery. Rose Impression This is an elegant all-red rose bouquet that's been hand-tied with satin ribbon and includes green sword fern. It's ideal to leave on a grave plaque or memorial site. Tender Tribute This beautiful tribute for a lost loved one combines red and white flowers in a vase. Rose Tribute This floral display of red roses shows your love, respect, and honor for patriots lost this Memorial Day. Order your flowers for Memorial Day today or make an appointment to meet with our floral design team for a custom flower arrangement or custom wreath for this Memorial Day.
Rockcastle Florist Local Same Day & Express Delivery High school and college graduation are here! The floral design team at Rockcastle has been super busy putting together flower arrangements for area graduation celebrations. A graduation is one of life's great milestone moments. Flowers are are great gift for people wanting to celebrate life's special moments. It's time to celebrate those hard-working students who are now moving on to the next chapter in their lives. But, first, they deserve special gifts to know just how proud you are of how far they've come. Our Rochester flower shop and website have many celebratory floral bouquets and gifts to show your pride in that special grad like these thoughtful ideas: Burlap Chic Bouquet This stunning bouquet gives your grad a sunny mix of yellow sunflowers as well as orange and yellow roses. These premium flowers are arranged and displayed in a cylindrical vase that features a burlap wrap. Be Happy Bouquet with Roses! Give the beauty of roses to your grad plus a keepsake happy face coffee mug that they are sure to enjoy for years to come. The mug is overflowing with premium flowers and greenery in sunshine colors. Red and Pink Roses This gorgeous rose arrangement will wow your grad with a combination of red and pink roses arranged in a glass vase. Kahlo's Spirit Bouquet Inspired by Mexican painter Frida Kahlo's work, this tropical arrangement includes sunflowers, calla lilies, and orange roses in a low-profile vase. It's a beautiful way to gift the grad. Date at Lamberton Conservatory Bouquet Celebrate your graduate with this glass vase filled with ornamental kale, yellow roses, orange ranunculus, and yellow button mums. It's sophisticated and stunning. Wild Sweet Love Bouquet Send all of your love to your grad with this arrangement of green hydrangea accents that highlight 12 red Ecuadorian roses in a glass cube vase. Other Gifts For Graduates Our Rochester flower shop also has other gifts like graduation balloons, graduation balloon bouquets, greeting cards, stuffed animals, gift baskets, sweets and more. Place your order today for pick up or local Rochester delivery!
Rockcastle Florist Voted Best Local Florist Rockcastle Florist is a second generation, family owned and operated floral design firm. The company is currently run by owners Keith and Wendy Rockcastle, assisted by their daughter Mary. Florists all across America love Mother's Day. It is one of the busiest holidays in the floral industry. The only other day each year that generates the same level of activity is Valentine's Day. Each year, our delivery schedule fills to capacity at Mother's Day. One of the few times each year where demand for fresh cut flowers, exceeds our ability to supply them. The good news is, there is still time to place your Mother's Day order with our Rochester flower shop in-person, by phone, or through our website. Here is our Mother's Day collection to get you started shopping now! Basket of Love Planter Give mom the gift of an outdoor planter that holds numerous bright spring plants. The keepsake wicker basket is a bonus Mother's Day gift! Welcome Planter This is another special outdoor planter for Mom with seasonal flowers, a wicker basket, and a welcome sign that makes it perfect for the front porch. French Garden Pot Blue Mom is sure to love this Victorian style arrangement in a keepsake blue tin vase. The flower arrangement features pink roses, spiral eucalyptus, dusty miller, and caspia. French Garden Pot Pink The same flower arrangement as above can also be presented in a pink tin vase for Mom to enjoy on her special day. It also has pink roses, spiral eucalyptus, dusty miller, and caspia. Luv U Mom Lavender Bouquet Celebrate your mom with this bouquet of 10 lavender roses accented by purple hydrangea and presented in a purple vase tied with a ribbon. The next size up includes two more roses while the premium size has more hydrangea. We also offer a pink version of this flower arrangement that also has a pink vase with pink-hued flowers. Place your order today to make sure your Mom gets everything she deserves this Mother's Day!