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June 12, 2013 | Weddings

Garden Roses instead of peonies for your bridal bouquet

by mfarrell

Garden Roses instead of peonies for your bridal bouquet Centifolia roses aka: Cabbage roses, Provence or English Garden roses: English garden roses or cabbage roses are one of our favorite flowers for weddings! They are named Centifolia for their "one hundred" petals and are called "cabbage" roses due to the globular shape of the blooms. T... [... Read More ]

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May 28, 2013 |

Teleflora's OKC employees volunteer at Moore tornado memorial service

by mfarrell

This last weekend (May 25th, 2013) our OKC employees, together with the Oklahoma State Florists' Association, florists, growers, and wholesalers volunteered to create floral arrangements for Moore, OK tornado victims and their families. The arrangements adorned Sunday's memorial service (May 27th, 2013) plus another 5,000 flowers were handed out to... [... Read More ]

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April 30, 2013 | Parties and Events

Teleflora sponsors and employees run in the OKC Memorial Marathon - April 28

by mfarrell

Teleflora is proud to once again have sponsored the Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon 5K. [... Read More ]

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April 30, 2013 | Parties and Events

OKC Annual Day of Rememberance - Roses Placed in the Field of Empty Chairs

by mfarrell

Teleflora and New Leaf Floral provided a rose for each chair, in the Field of Empty Chairs at the Oklahoma City Memorial Museum. On April 19, 2013 at the 18th Annual Day of Rememberance, the roses were placed on each chair to honor the 168 who were lost in the OKC bombings at 9:03 am on April 19th, 1995. Teleflora has 260 employees located in our o... [... Read More ]

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April 23, 2013 | Flower Tips and Ideas

5 ways to recycle your mature flowers

by mfarrell

In a tight economy, we’re all looking for ways to save a few pennies and get the most out of what we buy. Fresh flowers dress up any space and instantly make us feel good. (Kind of a no-brainer but research proves they boost our moods and help us deal with stress.) Pretty and potent as they are, flowers have a practical side too. Here are fiv... [... Read More ]

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April 22, 2013 |

Container gardens are a great way to go green

by mfarrell

Earth Day is an ideal time to start planning a container garden. Why? All plants help clean the air, but putting them in containers saves water. For some tips, I turned to Karl Gercens of Longwood Gardens Inc. in Kennett Square, PA. “Creating mixed containers is one of the most exciting types of gardening one can indulge in,” says Gerce... [... Read More ]

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April 16, 2013 | Holiday Flowers

Mother's Day celebrations around the world

by mfarrell

Do you know how Mother's Day is celebrated around the world? [... Read More ]

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April 15, 2013 | Holiday Flowers

Q&A with Author Jorj Morgan: "I love being a grandma!"

by mfarrell

Five Minutes with Jorj Morgan, Author and Grandmother: It's such a surprising feeling to be able to just love and enjoy without any responsibility. [... Read More ]

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April 15, 2013 | Flower Tips and Ideas

Top movies to watch with mom this Mother's Day

by mfarrell

Top movies to watch with mom this Mother's Day. [... Read More ]

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April 15, 2013 | Gift Giving

Celebrate your office's MVP...

by mfarrell

Whether you call them Administrative Assistants, Administrative Professionals, Professional Secretaries, chances are you DO call on them - often [... Read More ]