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

Celebrating Teachers During Teacher Appreciation Week

Rockcastle Florist Local Same Day & 4 Hour Express Flower Delivery While most of us are thinking about the end of the school year rapidly approaching, we don't want to forget about an opportune time to thank all the wonderful teachers who make a difference in kids' lives. The best time to do that is on May 7th, which is Teacher Appreciation Day or at some point during Teacher Appreciation Week, which is May 6th through May 10th. At our Rochester flower shop and through our website, we have many teacher gifts that are easy to order and pick up or have delivered to Rochester schools. Here are some teacher gift ideas: Triumphant Tulips Send a teacher these brightly colored 12 tulips in a cylinder vase tied with raffia ribbon and accented with seeded eucalyptus. It's a thoughtful way to say thanks and celebrate the beauty of spring. Spring in Seneca Park Bouquet Teachers will be sure to love this mix of seasonal flowers. The vase holds purple hydrangea, brightly colored gerbera daisies, orange tulips, and peach spray roses with silk butterfly accents. Peaches and Dreams This sublime bouquet offers pastel flowers like peach roses and other premium seasonal blooms and greenery in a keepsake vase. Aqua Dream Bouquet Give a keepsake aqua-glazed ceramic vase that holds yellow roses, white Asiatic lilies, yellow miniature carnations, and white daisy spray chrysanthemums along with dusty miller, parvifolia eucalyptus, and lemon leaf. It's a stunning gift for any teacher. Martha Washington Geranium Plant Celebrate a teacher by giving them a long-lasting gift of a plant. This plant is a flowering geranium that was made famous by Martha Washington. Colors of the flowers may vary from pink, purple, or coral. The container options include a variety of geometric patterns. Good Luck Bamboo Send good thoughts of [...]

By | April 29th, 2019|Teacher Gifts|0 Comments

Celebrating Admins and Virtual Admins in Rochester

Rockcastle Florist Voted Best Florist In Rochester New York Administrative professionals week is right around the corner. Some of the hardest working folks at your firm are your secretaries and admin folks. These people often toil in anonymity, but, contribute in a huge way to the success of the companies they work form. This is the time of year when we have the opportunity to celebrate the tremendous contributions. Have you purchase a gift for your admin, admin team, or virtual admin yet? If not, we encourage you to visit our website and look at all the great flowers, plants and occasion themed gifts we have available. Administrative Professionals Week is April 22nd through April 26th along with Administrative Professionals Day on April 24th. Our Rochester flower shop has a collection of thoughtful gifts for your admins like these: Bubbling Over Bouquet This gift for an admin offers a stunning bouquet that includes pink roses and lavender flowers like carnations, alstroemeria, and chrysanthemums that are displayed in a bubble-textured pink glass vase with a metallic finish. There are also seeded eucalyptus and lemon leaf. Burlap Chic Bouquet Burlap Chic Bouquet is an exclusive floral design that has sunflowers, orange roses, yellow roses, and a mix of seasonal flowers and greenery. These are arranged in a cylindrical vase with a burlap wrap.  Highland Park Sunset Give your admin this gorgeous flower arrangement made of hot pink roses, green cymbidium orchids, orange mini roses, and succulent cuts.  These are all arranged in a leaf-lined glass cylinder. Spring Has Sprung Mixed Basket Your admin will enjoy displaying this garden basket on their desk or a table for years to come with just minimal maintenance. The round wicker basket has a purple African violet, yellow begonia, pink kalanchoe, and white hypoestes. Gourmet Basket This gift basket [...]

By | April 14th, 2019|Administrative Professionals Week|0 Comments

Rockcastle Florist has the Best Selection of Green, Blooming, and Succulent Plants

Now that spring has arrived, it's a good time to think about adding more plants to your home and office to bring nature indoors with you and benefit from the healthy environment they create. We are proud of our green, blooming, and succulent plant collection at our Rochester flower shop. Here are some of the highlights: Lovely One Spathiphyllum Plant The spathiphyllum plant features white flowers with long-lasting beauty and easy maintenance. Dish Garden Ceramic Planter - Premium This is a 14-inch ceramic planter that overflows with a mix of colorful blooming plants and green plants based on what's available at the time of order. Dish Garden Ceramic Planter - Large You can also choose a smaller size from the premium edition like large, which still provides a generous amount of green plants and blooming plants. There are also other smaller sizes to select from, including a medium or small ceramic dish option. Dish Garden Basket - Large Instead of a ceramic dish option, you can also get a garden mix of green and blooming plants that are arranged in a wicker basket. While this is a large size, there are smaller sizes to choose from. Spring Has Sprung Mixed Basket This basket gives you the best of spring in terms of green and blooming plants. This one offers a purple African violet, yellow begonia, pink kalanchoe, and white hypoestes arranged in a round basket. Come see what other plant options we have in our Rochester flower shop!  

By | March 26th, 2019|Plants|0 Comments

Spring is Here with Special Days to Celebrate

March 20th is a special day with three celebrations all packed into one day. There is Proposal Day, the first day of Spring, and International Earth Day. Proposal Day celebrates love and commitment through marriage. At our Rochester flower shop, we love helping brides-to-be plan their wedding flowers. We have an exclusive wedding flower website to help you get started, so be sure to check it out! With the start of Spring and the need to protect our Earth by recognizing the value of the environment, it's a good time to think of ways to include more of Mother Nature in our lives and those of others. Here are some beautiful ways you can do that: Spring Rhapsody A couture vase holds a mix of yellow and white spring flowers, including customer favorites like tulips. Spring Equinox This warm and bright floral display includes a wide range of colors and spring flower varieties to add cheer to your day or that of your recipient. Tulip and Rose Bouquet This vase arrangement for spring showcases spring favorites like colorful roses, tulips, and hydrangea. Spring Showers Bouquet Enjoy a pastel flower arrangement with light pink roses, pale green hydrangea, and creamy yellow tulips. Spring in Seneca Park Spring is also about bright colors, which are on display in this bouquet purple hydrangea, gerbera daisies, orange tulips, and peach spray roses that are accented with silk butterflies. Coral Charm Bouquet Celebrate spring with a vivid bouquet of coral gerbera daisies, pink hydrangea, orange roses, and peach spray roses. These bold flowers are arranged in a glass cylinder vase that features a cork wrap inside. Sassy Spring Bouquet A glass vase holds spring floral favorites, such as gerbera daisies, orange spray roses, Viking mums, and curly willow. Aqua Dream Bouquet Named after the special vase this [...]

By | March 16th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Celebrating Spring with Plant a Flower Day and St. Patrick’s Day

Now that Daylight Savings time has arrived and the official start of spring is just around the corner, it's time for our Rochester flower shop to prepare for the season. Up first are two special March days that can be enhanced with floral decor: Plant a Flower Day on March 12th (that's today!) and St. Patrick's Day on March 17th. Here are some options to decorate your home and office as well as to give as gifts to brighten other's day: Luck of the Irish Bouquet Get into the spirit of green for St. Patrick's Day with this bouquet that offers green hydrangea, cymbidium orchids, and other green flowers arranged in a green glass cube. Saint Paddy's Day Delight This St. Patrick's Day arrangement offers green hydrangea and roses accent in a green glass cube. Kiss Me I'm Irish Garden Another option to go green is with a garden gift. This one contains shamrock and ivy in a white-washed wooden box with a "Kiss me, I'm Irish" sign. Green-Eyed Girl Bouquet A green glass cube is filled with white roses as well as green carnations and mums, creating a festive look for St. Patrick's Day. View From High Falls Bouquet This spring flower arrangement is ideal for Plant a Flower Day or any day for that matters. It has lavender roses, green cymbidium orchids, and spiral eucalyptus. Come visit our Rochester flower shop to see these bouquets and others. You can also order by calling or visiting our website.  

By | March 12th, 2019|St. Patrick's Day|0 Comments

Celebrate Floral Design Day with Our Bestselling Flower Collection

February 28th is officially known as Floral Design Day across the country. It's a day where florists celebrate artistry and recognize their talented floral designers for creativity and the ingenuity to create floral masterpieces that match what customers are looking for as decor, gifts, events, and weddings. And, it's no different for us here at our Rochester flower shop where we celebrate the talent of our floral design team every day. To give you some examples, here are some floral designs that customers love, which has led to these flower arrangements being featured in our bestseller collection: Beautiful in Blue - A Best Seller This serene floral design combines blue and white flowers to create a special arrangement that is ideal to provide consolation to a loved one who has experienced loss. Excellent Day In Rochester This flower arrangement offers a bright and cheerful design that makes it a great choice for a birthday or other celebration as well as a "just because" gift. The floral design includes sunflowers, lilies, and roses. Burlap Chic Bouquet Filled with sunflowers as well as orange and yellow roses, this rustic floral design comes in a cylindrical vase that has been wrapped with burlap. It's a great decor piece or a special gift for a friend.  Chosen Spot Sunset Named after our beautiful Canandaigua Lake region, this floral design showcases coral gerbera daisies, orange spray roses, and hot pink ranunculus in a keepsake glass cube.  Plants Count, Too However, it's not just flowers that get recognized as a natural way to express creativity. Green and blooming plants can also be styled to create a stunning masterpiece like these two bestsellers: Succulent Garden 12 This large succulent garden offers color and texture as well as a garden that is very low maintenance. Classic Cactus Garden Deluxe [...]

By | February 25th, 2019|Floral Design|0 Comments

Deliver Your Love Before Valentine’s Day

Valentine's Day lands on a Thursday this year and our order slots are filling up. We'd like to recommend that you consider ordering for Valentine's Day now and having these gifts delivered a day or so ahead of Valentine's Day. It will surprise your sweetheart and give them an extended holiday of love to enjoy for many more days. Not sure what to get for Valentine's Day from our Rochester flower shop? Here are some more unique gift ideas from our Valentine's Day collection: Island Girl Add color and a tropical feel to your expression of love with this stunning floral design. It includes Birds of paradise, hydrangea, and live succulents Purple Rhapsody Show a regal sense of love for your significant other with this gorgeous floral display that contains lavender roses, red carnations, and purple mini carnations arranged in an amethyst glass vase. Spring Fever Welcome spring as part of your Valentine's Day gift with this bold and cheerful floral bouquet. There are spring flowers like tulips and iris along with yellow roses and fuschia gerbera daisies in a keepsake facetted crystal vase. Rochester Romance Add some glam and bling to your Valentine's Day gift this year with this display that offers red carnations, white gerbera daisies, and red roses in a rhinestone pot.  Succulent Garden 12 Valentine's Day love doesn't always have to be about flowers. If your significant other prefers plants, consider this incredible 12-inch container full of many types of succulents. It's perfect for enjoying indoor gardening because succulents only need low light and infrequent watering. Ready to order? Call or visit our Rochester flower shop or use our online and mobile ordering system to place your Valentine's Day order right now!

By | February 3rd, 2019|Valentine's Day|0 Comments

Celebrating October Events and Special Days

October is filled with special days besides just Halloween. These include Bosses Day on October 16th, the Sweetest Day on October 20th, and Mother-in-Law Day on October 28th. Our Rochester flower shop and website have some beautiful ideas of how to make these October special days memorable for those you appreciate and/or love in your life: Heirloom Crock Bouquet A hand-glazed stoneware crock is a wonderful keepsake from this fall bouquet of warm autumn flowers, greenery, and accents. Burlap Chic Bouquet The Burlap Chic Bouquet is one of our newest floral designs. It features sunflowers, orange roses, yellow roses, and other seasonal favorites. The flowers and fall accents are displayed in a cylindrical vase that has a burlap wrap. Be Happy Bouquet with Roses! A keepsake happy face ceramic mug is filled with beautiful seasonal flowers, including roses and other premium blooms. It's a cheerful gift bound to make the recipient break into a large smile. Succulent Garden 10 This special dish garden includes an array of succulent plants and one blooming plant. Your boss or loved one will appreciate this gift that is perfect for the office or home. Dish Garden Basket - Large This is another dish garden option that comes in a basket and focuses on an array of green and blooming plants that are long-lasting and easy to care for. Imperial Purple Orchid A lavender phalaenopsis orchid makes for a beautiful gift. This one comes in a real bamboo cube. This is also a blooming plant that is easy to take care of and can last a long time. Luxury Garden Silk Bouquet And, for the boss, friend, or family member who may lack a green thumb, we also offer silk arrangements that last forever. This garden design silk arrangement features silk dahlias, ranunculus, ivy, and eucalyptus. Order [...]

By | October 13th, 2018|Events|0 Comments

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is dedicated to making everyone more aware of breast cancer, including the need for regular exams for early detection, the ability of research to keep working on a cure, and the importance of supporting those fighting for their lives. Events are being held all over the country as well to keep that awareness going. Our Rochester flower shop offers beautiful pink bouquets and flower arrangements for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It's time to think pink and bring awareness to this important cause. Here are some of our beautiful pink floral designs from our Rochester flower shop for special gifts or Breast Cancer Awareness events: Passionate Pink Garden Arrangement A large urn holds pink peonies, roses, lilies, and asters, creating a large think pink statement. Rose Rapture This stunning display includes roses and spray roses in shades of lavender, pink, and light pink.   Red and Pink Roses Pink and red Ecuadorian roses are combined with fresh greenery to create a loving display for your recipient. Pink Potpourri Bouquet with Roses A keepsake container holds a beautiful bouquet of roses and pink flowers. Heavenly Heights Bouquet This basket arrangement overflows with pink flowers. It's a great way to show you care or makes an ideal centerpiece for a Think Pink event. Glorious Day A couture vase holds a mix of pink and yellow flowers, making this a great gift for a dear friend who is fighting breast cancer or to celebrate defeating it.  Sweet Sincerity A white basket is filled with pink blooms, making it a great centerpiece or gift. Pink Me Up A wide array of pink flowers are sure to bring love and encouragement to your recipient. Love That Pink Bouquet with Roses A silver cube holds a combination of pink and red roses, sending love and support [...]

By | October 2nd, 2018|Cancer Awareness|0 Comments

National Good Neighbor Day is September 28th

In just a few days, there is a special day dedicated to your neighbors. Like our family, we can't necessarily pick our neighbors but we can find a way to get on with them and even help each other out to build a safer community for all. Whether you are new to the neighborhood or looking to help someone on the street who may live alone, this is the perfect day to take that next step and do something for others. And, to open the door to your neighbors, here are some small gift ideas from our flower shop: Autumn Grace Our fall collection of flowers has arrived. This beauty includes roses, lilies, and asters in a plum glass cube vase. There are also purple chrysanthemums and seafoam statice in this autumn bouquet. Sending Joy An array of fall colors is sure to make your neighbor smile at such a thoughtful gesture. Golden Harvest Bouquet This other special fall bouquet includes seasonal golden aster, sunflowers, and seeded eucalyptus in a keepsake amber vase. Good Luck Bamboo One of the best gifts is this bamboo plant, which is thought to bring wealth, prosperity, and good fortune. It arrives in a natural bamboo cube to send the best to your neighbor. Imperial Purple Orchid This elegant gift offers a low-maintenance, long-lasting lavender phalaenopsis orchid comes in a natural bamboo cube vase. Gourmet Basket Deluxe Our gift baskets also make a great gift for neighbors. There are many sizes to choose from with all types of snacks, such as cheese, crackers, cookies, nuts, and candy. Be sure to place your order today!  

By | September 24th, 2018|Events|0 Comments