Valentine's Day is still a long way off, but this month gives you the perfect opportunity to remind your sweetheart that your love is going strong. August is National Romance Month!, so let them know that they mean the world to you, with a little help from City Line Florist. To help you get into a romantic mood, we've assembled a list of some interesting and love-inspired facts. After you learn a little trivia, shop our online collection of romantic flowers share the romance with someone you love.
Living in Love: There are 19 towns across the United States that boast romantic names, including Valentine (Nebraska and Texas), Romeo (Colorado and Michigan); or Loving (New Mexico). Read More about August Celebrates Love & Romance
Saying goodbye to a friend or loved one is never easy. The team at City Line Florist understands that this can be an emotional and difficult time, and we are here to help in anyway we can. With that in mind, we'd like to offer some guidelines as to the appropriate flowers to send, and give you some ideas so your funeral floral arrangements adequately express your feelings.
The gladioli is considered the traditional sympathy flower. The name references the legendary gladiators, a connection that was likely made because of the flower's long, elegant stem which is shaped like a sword. (The gladiolus is also called a sword lily). The meaning attached to the flower carries equal noble meaning - it signifies loyalty, strength of character, and integrity, wonderful sentiments to attribute to someone you love. Read More about Funeral Floral Arrangements to Express Your Feelings
Each fall, a new crop of parents is coping with the reality of sending their young adult off to college for the first time. This is both an exciting and an anxious time for everyone involved, as parents let go and students look back. Bringing the perfect college dorm room decor is one way to ease the transition, setting up a place where the student feels comfortable and has a few touches from home. Whether it be their favorite pillow or a framed photo of the siblings, little things really do make a big difference. This fall, City Line Florist has a few ideas that parents can adopt that will remind students every day that although they have left your home, they haven't left your heart. Read More about Back to College Dorm Room Decor
Flowers have a language all their own. For instance, everyone knows that red roses signify romance and passion, and are perfect for your sweetheart. But when you are looking to celebrate your best friend, the yellow rose is your go-to flower. This month, we have two great opportunities to send this beautiful and meaningful bloom. National Friendship Day and National Sisters Day are both are observed on August 6, which makes perfect sense. After all, many of us have sisters who are best friends. And best friends who are more like sisters!
City Line Florist has the yellow rose bouquets and designs that will make her day, and let her know that your life just wouldn’t be the same without her! Read More about National Friendship Day- Celebrate Friends & Sisters
The heat of summer is on, but enhancing your home with a refreshing, light ambiance is easy - simply fill your space with your favorite flowers from City Line Florist! We have a great selection of floral designs and arrangements that will add grace and beauty to your decor. Shop our online collection or speak with one of our design professionals to find the perfect arrangement - including one of our summertime favorites, the beautiful hydrangea.
The lush and lavish hydrangea has a large, generous bloom. They can transform the look of any room, but are especially effective in larger living spaces . Take care, though - the hydrangea can be moderately toxic, so keep them up and away from pets and small children. Read More about Summer Hydrangea Floral Designs
The natural world is amazing - not only do flowers bring color and vibrancy to our lives with their beauty, but they are an indispensable part of the ecosystem. When researching ways to decorate a back porch or patio, there are specific floral options available that will assist bees, attract butterflies, and even repel those pesky insects you don't want hanging around on a serene afternoon. Come to City Line Florist for arrangements, potted plants and dish gardens that will impress your guests while making these long Trumbull summer days more enjoyable. Here are just a few of the plants and flowers you can consider for small butterfly gardens and bee friendly gardens that are not only beautiful, but purposeful. Read More about Gardens that Attract Butterflies & Repel Pests
If you plan on observing Independence Day this year by attending a barbecue, watching a parade or viewing a fireworks display, you are not alone! More than 75% of all Americans will do one or all of these, as well. No matter how you choose to celebrate the United States this year, City Line Florist has the perfect Fourth of July flowers to include with the festivities.
Browse Our Collection which features dish gardens and traditional summer flowers, as well as floral designs of red, white, and blue. Our experts have created a wide selection of July 4th tributes and arrangements. From fun to elegant, sparkling to lush, there’s something for everyone. Read More about Celebrate Independence with Fourth of July Flowers
Summer is finally here! We love taking our celebrations outdoors, to spend time with family and friends and relax in the balmy weather. Lazy days or extended summer evenings, there is just something special about this time of year.
When you get together with loved ones this year, don't forget the centerpieces and table arrangements! Seasonal bouquets are an ideal way to infuse color and beauty into any gathering, whether a casual picnic or a sophisticated dinner party. Whatever your concept of entertaining in the summertime, City Line Florist has the floral decor that will rise to the occasion. Read More about Seasonal Bouquets for your Summer Table
June is National Wedding Month, and statistically, more wedding ceremonies take place in June than any other month of the year. Is it the gorgeous weather, the excitement of the summer arriving, or something even deeper? There are many theories, but we do know June inspires a lot of couples - if you are planning a June wedding for next year - or for any time of the year - be sure to stop by City Line Florist to speak with one of our wedding consultants. We have the experience, the professionalism, and the artistic talent that has made us a premier choice for Trumbull wedding flowers - why go anywhere else?
Do As the Romans (and Celtics) Do: In ancient Rome, most couples married in June because the month was dedicated to the goddess Juno, who was thought to protect all women, but especially brides. In Celtic cultures, young couples were paired on May Day (May 1) and after a short courtship, married in mid-June. Read More about Trumbull Wedding Flowers & Anniversary Bouquets
We love everything about the summer - carefree days, bright sunshine, and all the colors that surround us! Summertime roses are vivid and vibrant, and exude all of the casual vibe of summer. June is National Rose Month, giving us the perfect opportunity to celebrate these beautiful flowers - who in your life deserves a bouquet of roses?
In Trumbull, Fairfield, and across the region, you'll find the freshest, most beautiful roses at City Line Florist. Read More about Vibrant Rose Bouquets for National Rose Month