L O V E ! It isn't a surprise that Valentine's Day is a huge holiday for us but we're ready. It's exciting to share with you our newest shop-look and bouquets that are now available for purchase. We didn't forget about those in need of a unique V-Day greeting card to go with their gifts! Catch 5 free, printable, one-sided love cards. Make sure that special someone feels appreciated this year! Read More about Celebrate Love + Free V-Day Cards »
Fall is here! We are excited to begin switching things up by using fall colors, textures, and designs around the shop. Burnt orange, yellow, red, brown, and so many other colors create a color palette that helps with getting into the autumn aesthetic. Whether it's to decorate a home, office, or a thoughtful gift, our designers can help with creating beautiful fall centerpieces, arrangements, bouquets, and more. It doesn't stop there! We also have plants that fill a room up with the fall spirit. Here are some examples of fall items we have available at our shop now- first come first serve: Read More about Fall is Here at Freytag’s Florist! »
CARING FOR YOUR NEW SUCCULENT
Succulents are the most popular indoor plant that comes in ranges of sizes, shapes, and colors. Some types include cacti, aloe, a few orchids, air plants, and more. Succulents have fleshy leaves that hold enough moisture and are found in desert areas around the world.
Despite the reputation of succulents needing little care, there are things to follow when wanting the plant to be happy and healthy.
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A PLACE FOR CREATIVITY, INSPIRATION, & FUN!
Jasmine and Brandon visiting East Austin Succulents!
Jasmine was born in Austin, Texas. She loves the idea of residing at the Capital of Live Music city where all the weirdos come hang out. She doesn’t plan on leaving anytime soon! Art’s a big part of her life and it’s therapeutic at the same time. Jasmine’s interest began in first grade when her assignment was creating self-portraits. Ultimately, her piece was submitted into a local art gallery and became hooked ever since! Read More about The Block at Freytag’s: Out of the Box »
June is finally here and what better way to celebrate than with flowers...right?! Each month is associated with different birth flowers and Roses fit right in with June (Honeysuckles are June's birth flower too). Dating back to the Ancient Romans, it's believed seasonal flowers were used as gifts accordingly to the month when celebrating births and birthdays. Fortunately, the concept and traditions are still used today as flowers of the month or birth month flowers. Read More about June’s Roses »
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 »
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) »
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 »
We’ve already talked about all the reasons we love to spoil our moms on Mother’s Day. We also asked if anyone had a special moment with their mom that they will always remember and cherish. We discovered some amazing 'moments with mom' stories. These three in particular are favorites: Read More about Freytag’s Florist Favorite Moments with Mom »