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Top Five Valentine’s Day flowers and their Meaning

By Freytag's Florist on January 30, 2017 in Floral Trends, Flower Meaning, Refresh, Romance, Roses, Spring, Uncategorized, Valentine's Day. 0 Comments

The ‘Language of Flowers’ has helped us express our affections for thousands of years. Everyone recognizes the red rose as the ultimate symbol of love, but our Valentine’s Day bouquets say so much more.  Express your love in the most meaningful way with these top five Valentine’s Day flowers and their meanings. Read More about Top Five Valentine’s Day flowers and their Meaning

Christmas Plants: Make Sprits Bloom Beyond the Holiday Season

By Freytag's Florist on December 12, 2016 in Christmas, Decor, DIY, Plant Care, plants, Uncategorized. 0 Comments

Holiday plants such as poinsettias, amaryllises, and Zygo Christmas cactus are traditional gifts that can be enjoyed long after the Christmas season is over. If you decide to purchase a Christmas plant or receive one as a gift, care for them and they will thrive now—and later. Read More about Christmas Plants: Make Sprits Bloom Beyond the Holiday Season

Thanksgiving Décor Traditions

By Freytag's Florist on November 17, 2016 in Uncategorized. 0 Comments

Thanksgiving is just a week away. Not sure how that happened, it seems like it was just summertime. Anyway, we’re especially excited for the holiday season this year. The holidays mean food, friends, and family.  With Thanksgiving right around the corner, people are looking forward to their family traditions. We are excited to do our part in creating our customers Thanksgiving decor traditions as they spruce up their homes inside and out for the holiday. Read More about Thanksgiving Décor Traditions

Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)

By Freytag's Florist on October 24, 2016 in Austin, Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead), Fall, Fun Facts, holidays, Party Ideas, Uncategorized. 0 Comments

Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), Mexico's most important holiday, is a two-day festival honoring deceased loved ones. It coincides with the Catholic holiday called All Soul's & All Saint’s Day.  The belief is that the gates of heaven are opened at midnight on October 31st, and the spirits of deceased children reunite with their families for 24 hours. On November 2nd, the spirits of the adults come down to take part in the festivities that are by this time well underway, and just for them. Read More about Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)

Simple Ways to Celebrate Bosses Day

By Freytag's Florist on October 10, 2016 in Austin, Bosses Day, Gifts, holidays, How To, Party Ideas, Uncategorized. 0 Comments

Boss’s Day, aka National Boss Day or Bosses Day falls on Monday, October 17 this year. It’s a time to appreciate employers, managers and supervisors for their leadership, mentorship and inspiration.  It is observed each year in the United States on October 16, or the nearest working day. This year the holiday falls on Monday, October 17. Most bosses don't expect expensive gifts on this holiday, and typically coworkers pool their resources. Here are a few thoughtful ideas to to help you and everyone on your team say thanks for a year of inspiration and support: Read More about Simple Ways to Celebrate Bosses Day

Allergy Friendly Flowers and Blooming Plants

By Freytag's Florist on September 29, 2016 in Allergy Friendly Flowers and Plants, DIY, Flowers, Fun Facts, How To, Peonies, plants, Uncategorized. 0 Comments

For those that suffer from allergies, the degree of discomfort depends on the person and what triggers their symptoms. Some are allergic to all flowers, and some only to certain ones. Some are sensitive to strong fragrances and others are only allergic to the actual pollen. For the latter, if a flower is well cleaned beforehand they should not have an issue. The following flowers and plants listed, while not all encompassing, are the most commonly selected as a self-purchase or as a gift. Read More about Allergy Friendly Flowers and Blooming Plants

Behind the Scenes – Freytag’s Florist Courtyard

By Freytag's Florist on August 8, 2016 in Austin, Behind the Scenes, Fun Facts, plants, Uncategorized. 0 Comments

Part two of our series “Behind the Scenes of Austin’s largest, family owned florist” introduces you to our lush courtyard. On your way into our shop, you will pass through a greenhouse-styled space with an ever-changing assortment of plants, ceramic pots, water fountains and garden statuary. Read More about Behind the Scenes – Freytag’s Florist Courtyard