Rochester Floral Design Center

870 Long Pond Road, Rochester, NY 14612

Phone: (585) 225-3640

Canandaigua Floral Design Center

100 S Main St., Canandaigua, NY 14424

Phone: (585) 394-2542

Gifting Friends on International Friendship Day

Sunday, July 30th is International Friendship Day, a time to stop and celebrate those special people in your life no matter where in the world they are located. Just because there is physical distance between you doesn't mean that you aren't true to each other. Sunday is an opportune time to gift your friends with a message of love. Our Rochester New York flower shop does deliver on a national basis so that you can send friends some special gifts for International Friendship. Check out these friendship gift ideas from our Just Because flower collection: Love Medley Bouquet with Red Roses This gorgeous arrangement of roses in shades of red and pink create a special message of love for your friends.  Artfully Yours Bouquet This hand arranged flower arrangement comes in a pink glass vase and features hydrangea, roses, lilies, and gerberas. Garden Delights This garden design flower arrangement comes in a bamboo box and features a variety of flowers in pink and green hues.  Splendid Surprise by Teleflora This stunning flower arrangement includes green miniature hydrangea and lavender roses hand arranged in a fuchsia cube. Make a Wish Your wish and that of your recipient can come true with this arrangement of yellow daisy chrysanthemums, purple asters, and red and orange carnations that are arranged in a clear ginger vase that has been wrapped with a green plaid bow. You're A Gem Bouquet This is a luxury bouquet that contains roses and lilies in a range of gemstone colors. It comes in a violet Couture vase, which is a Rockcastle Florist exclusive. Summer Daydream Bouquet This bold and colorful bouquet offers numerous types of summer flowers in a cobalt blue vase. Order Today! Order in our Rochester flower shop, call us, or use our website ordering form to make sure your [...]

By | July 27th, 2017|Friendship|0 Comments

New Baby Gifts for Parents and Newborns

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 [...]

By | July 16th, 2017|Gifts|0 Comments

Enjoy the Eating Holidays of July with Delicious Gift Baskets

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 [...]

By | July 10th, 2017|Gifts|0 Comments

Unique Gifts for Special Family Members in July

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 [...]

By | July 4th, 2017|Gifts|0 Comments

Summer Flowers Have Arrived in Rochester!

The official summer season kicked off on June 21st so it's the perfect time to welcome this new season with our summer flower collection. You can use these gorgeous blooms as a special gift for someone in your life that you adore, an upcoming event like a summer wedding, or just as decoration for your home or office, bringing summer indoors.  Here are some highlights from our summer flower collection to get you in the mood for this season and give you some great ideas for special summer gifts: Seaside Oasis This special summer flower arrangement reminds us of the seaside so that we can still enjoy it even if we can't go there. It's full of sunny colors and bright blooms to put a smile on anyone's face. Sunny Day Pitcher of Joy We offer a number of pitcher flower arrangements as part of our summer flower collection. This one includes summer flowers and a wide display of flower varieties in various colors to offer a special look for a home or office.  Patriotic Posie Bouquet With Fourth of July just around the corner, this is a perfect flower arrangement to feature for a barbecue, party, or even a gift for a military friend or family member. It includes flowers in red, white, and blue hues along with patriotic accents. Summer Love Bouquet This is a gorgeous summer flower arrangement full of beautiful colors and flowers that offer a sublime look to enjoy as part of your decor or to send as a gift.  Bamboo Getaway This summer flower arrangement takes you away from the traditional bouquet and gives you something tropical in a bamboo box. Summer Daydream Bouquet This summer flower arrangement delivers vivid blooms that have been arranged in a cobalt blue vase. The Sun'll Come Out by [...]

By | June 27th, 2017|Summer flowers|0 Comments

Graduation Celebration Bouquets

Graduation is here again with Rochester high school and college graduates celebrating and getting ready to move onto the next chapter in their lives. To help celebrate with them, you want to gift them with something special on the big day! That's why we created a graduation celebration bouquet collection that gives you an opportunity to congratulate them in a beautiful way. Check out these beautiful floral gift ideas for graduation from our graduation collection that match many of our local Rochester school colors to make them extra special: Trojan Yellow Rose Graduation Bouquet This graduation bouquet has 12 premium yellow roses that are wrapped with black and gold curling ribbon. Leopards Rose Graduation Bouquet This graduation bouquet has 12 premium lavender roses that are wrapped in lavender mylar and ribbon.  Spartan Yellow Rose Graduation Bouquet This graduation bouquet features 12 premium yellow roses that are wrapped in green and yellow mylar and curly ribbon. Braves Graduation Rose Bouquet This graduation bouquet contains 12 premium red roses that are wrapped in red mylar and ribbon. Titan Rose Graduation Bouquet This graduation bouquet features 12 premium red roses that are wrapped in red and white mylar and ribbon. All of the aforementioned graduation bouquets come in three sizes that include traditional, fancy, and premium options. Bright Burlap Fancy Bouquet This is a unique graduation bouquet that contains mixed fresh-cut flowers that are wrapped in recycled coffee bags. This eco-friendly bouquet is sure to please any DIY enthusiast or eco-grad who loves flowers. It's My Party by Teleflora This graduation flower arrangement features a mix of red and purple flowers in a celebratory vase.  Don't forget that we also have graduation balloons and mylar balloons that we can arrange into a balloon bouquet for graduation, graduation greeting cards, and other special graduation gifts in [...]

By | June 21st, 2017|Graduation Flowers|0 Comments

Father’s Day in Rochester

Sunday, June 18th is Father's Day so it's time to make Dad the center of attention. He will be sure to get spoiled today for all that he does for you and the family. That means special outings or just the chance to put his feet up. It also involves some great gifts. Our Father's Day collection was made for all types of Dads and all types of budgets. You'll find plants, flowers, and tasty treats to delight your father like these gift ideas: Cactus Garden Dad will love this ceramic garden that features a selection of succulents and cactus. It's low maintenance and looks great at home in his man cave or office or at work. Amazing Arboricola Also known as the umbrella plant because of its arching leafy branches, this is an amazing gift that also provides long-lasting enjoyment for Dad for years to come.  He'll be sure to think of you every time he sees it. Sunbeams And Smiles by Teleflora This stunning summer flower arrangement includes a variety of yellow blooms in a modern bamboo vase. It's sure to put a smile on Dad's face. '65 Ford Mustang Bouquet This Father's Day bouquet includes alstroemeria, carnations, and mums. It is hand-delivered in a '65 Ford Mustang convertible keepsake vase that has been hand-painted in classic poppy red. Grande Gourmet Fruit Basket Dad will be sure to enjoy this delicious Father's Day gift basket that has been filled with fresh fruit, biscuits, tea, and other goodies. Now, let's hope he shares it with you! You can order online through our website, call us, or visit our Rochester flower shop to order and pickup. We deliver locally and nationally for Father's Day so place your order today! You'll get the best selection, delivery time, and special pricing when you get [...]

By | June 15th, 2017|Father's Day|0 Comments

Celebrating National Rose Month and Red Rose Day

June is National Rose Month while June 12th is Red Rose Day. These are perfect opportunities to send someone gorgeous premium roses in a bouquet or part of a flower arrangement. It can be for graduation, a birthday, or a 'just because' gift. Since June heralds the peak season for roses, it's an opportune time to enjoy these treasured flowers for yourself as well!  Our roses come direct from the flower farms of Ecuador where some of the largest, longest lasting roses are grown. This gives you a chance to enjoy some of the best roses for the longest time possible. Here are some of the gorgeous floral displays from our rose collection that we can offer you and your loved ones during National Rose Month and for Red Rose Day: A La Mode Bouquet with Long Stemmed Roses This rose arrangement includes a display or roses, orchids, and other flowers in a flared glass vase. My Perfect Love This arrangement of two dozen red roses is the perfect choice for Red Rose Day on June 12th! Never Let Go Let someone special know how much they mean to you with this rose arrangement that includes lavender accents. Lavender Wishes Lovely lavender roses are just as special as red roses. This rose arrangement also includes eucalyptus accents for a special look. Love Medley Bouquet with Red Roses This is a lush flower arrangement with red roses and other premium flowers that are sure to delight. One Fine Day This rose bouquet offers vibrant colors and bountiful blossoms that have been hand-arranged in a beautiful leaf-lined vase. Ruby Rapture Bouquet This rose display includes a combination of red and lavender roses in a red, mirrored glass cube. Time to Order Your Roses for National Rose Month Be sure to place your [...]

By | June 7th, 2017|Roses|0 Comments

Memorial Day in Rochester

Memorial Day, which was referred to as Decoration Day because it was a day on which the graves of fallen soldiers were decorated, was established after the Civil War as a way to honor those who died during that war. Now, it has become a day of remembrance of all who have died in this country's service. Rochester Memorial Day Parade and Events In the Rochester area, there are a number of events over the Memorial Day weekend to get involved in: On Saturday, May 27th, 2017, there will be the Village of Brockport's Memorial Day Remembrance and Celebration at the Brockport Area Vets Club while the East Rochester Memorial Day Parade starts at 10:30 am. On Monday, May 29th, 2017, in Rochester at 10:30 am, the parade forms at Alexander and East Avenue, proceeds along East Avenue to Main Street, and then west on Main Street to North Plymouth Avenue. The Red, White and Blue Balloon Rally at Letchworth Park will be held May 26-29, 2017. Hot-air balloon flights will be presented by Balloons Over Letchworth. Six scheduled flights of 30 balloons are planned at Archery Field near Castile Entrance at the Letchworth State Park, Castile. It’s free with the park's $8 per-car entry fee. Flowers and Wreaths for Memorial Day You may also want to do your own graveside service on Memorial Day for a lost loved one. We have many types of wreaths and sympathy flowers that offer a patriotic message like these from our sympathy collection: Lily and Rose Tribute Spray This wreath has white lilies and dendrobium orchids mixed with red roses. It comes in three sizes Sacred Duty Spray This free-standing spray has patriotic colors in a range of flower choices. This one also comes in three sizes. Magnificent Life Spray This spray includes a [...]

By | May 25th, 2017|Memorial Day|0 Comments

Graduation Flowers and Gifts for Students, Teachers, and Administrators

It’s that time of year to celebrate the accomplishments of a school career. It might be college or high school graduation or even middle school graduation. Whatever the case, it’s time to say “job well done!” This is also an opportune time to gift teachers and administrators with flowers or a special gift for helping your kids out throughout the year and guiding them toward success. Our graduation flower collection offers something for everyone that we can hand deliver throughout the Rochester area. We can also work with our nationwide florist network to also send graduation gifts and graduation flowers to loved ones throughout the country. Check out these great graduation gifts and graduation flowers from our graduation collection: One Fine Day This vibrant graduation flower arrangement includes an array of gorgeous and fresh flowers for the big day. It comes in a leaf-lined vase. Shades of Brilliance Bouquet This stunning flower arrangement for graduation includes roses, lilies, and alstroemeria in a bamboo box. It’s My Party by Teleflora This brilliant flower arrangement design offers shades of red and purple in a jewel-toned cube vase. Epic Day in Rochester This flower arrangement for grads offers sunflowers, roses, and lilies in a glass vase. Bright Burlap Fancy Bouquet This graduation bouquet comes in a recycled coffee bag and offers a grouping of cheerful, fresh-cut flowers. Make a Wish This summer flower arrangement welcomes the season with asters, daisy chrysanthemums, and carnations in shades of red, orange, purple and yellow. These flowers come in a ginger vase that has been wrapped with a green plaid bow. Order by phone, in our Rochester flower shop, or online through our website today!

By | May 17th, 2017|Graduation Flowers|0 Comments