Top Romantic Flowers to Make Someone Fall in Love with You

Surprise the one you love with a bouquet of flowers and make their day better.

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Tips for Choosing Foundation Plants

Another great part about landscaping is that it can change your surroundings instantly making them brighter and fresher.

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The Corsage and Boutonniere: A Floral History

Another interesting tradition about corsages is that it's only given to a female by their date. How romantic! Here are a few corsages that you can get from St. Louis Florist which you can give to your date and impress her.

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Give Unique Flower Arrangements to A Special Friend on Friendship Day

Confused about what flowers for friends to buy? Here is our best collection based on flower types. Take a look and place your order from Irene’s Floral Design.

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How To Get The Best Flowers For Independence Day

Flower choices are endless, all flowers work well with the occasion of independence.

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All You Need to Know About Getting Dad Flowers for Fathers Day

Another common choice for flowers for Father's Day because they symbolize happiness and good luck!

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4 Reasons to Send Your Mom Mother’s Day Flowers

Giving flowers has come down to us from Ancient Greece, interestingly it is not a modern practice rather it was done by Greeks as an offering to Gods and Goddesses.

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What Flowers to Give on Easter

Perhaps this is why so many spring flowers are linked with Easter; nonetheless, certain flowers are called Easter flowers for more profound reasons

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Why We Give Flowers on International Women’s Day

Flower-giving has long been a manner of showing love and affection, but others say it began on March 8, 1946.

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6 Reasons Why You Should Give Valentines Flowers on This Special Day

Flowers are hands-down one of the best choices for that. Why? Keep reading to know more.

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What flowers are associated with Christmas and their meanings

Here in this article, we have also discussed about their meanings and symbolisms. Keep reading to know more.

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7 Gorgeous Thanksgiving Flower Arrangements 2021

Thanksgiving is all about food, flowers, and fun. For food, you won't have to think anything other than turkey with some special side dishes.

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Secrets for Flawless Indoor House Plants

In this article, we will unearth how to make vines climb a wall, how to repot a cactus, and many more useful tips to ensure your house plants are flawless.

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September Birth Month Flower

Hey, September buddies! Do you know your official birth Month flower? Wait, but why should you know about birth flowers? To feel special and to make others feel special! Yes, send someone their official birth flowers custom designed and delivered to you.

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Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery Rules

COVID has changed so many things in our daily lives, including the delivery rules at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. Under normal circumstances, Irene's Florist is able to deliver flower arrangements for funerals taking place at the cemetery. Since the onset of COVID, the cemetery office is no longer allowing deliveries...

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Proper Care For Your Flowers

Its a question we get asked quite often... how do you best care for your flowers after you receive them? After delivery, make sure you check the water level in the vase. Make sure its filled to the brim! If you've received an arrangement that's arranged in floral foam, you...

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Sympathy Gifts

When purchasing an item to send a sympathy wish, flowers and plants are always great (and traditional) choices. But sympathy gifts have become quite popular in recent years as well. Often, our customers express that they would like to send a gift of lasting value. Our lanterns, wind chimes, memory...

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Andre's Banquets Preferred Florist!

Irene's Floral Design is honored to be the exclusive wedding florist for Andre's Banquets, the largest provider of wedding receptions in the state of Missouri! Andre's has an unprecedented number of locations, both their "in-house" venues (Andre's South, Andre's West, Andre's Sunset Hills and Andre's Fox Run) and the venues...

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Where In St. Louis Does Irene's Florist Deliver?

That's a phone call we receive most everyday here at Irene's. And the answer is, the entire St. Louis metropolitan area! On the home page of our website, you'll find a detailed list of all the zip codes we deliver to. We also deliver to outlying areas as well, including...

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First Annual Oakville Community Holiday Crawl

For the past two years, Irene's Floral Design has hosted an event we called "Holiday Mingle and Jingle." The event was well-attended both years, but last year we invited several other area businesses to take part as well... and it quickly became obvious that our little florist shop wasn't big..

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"Petal It Forward" Day!

I've been getting asked this question a lot today... what's "Petal It Forward"? "Petal It Forward" is a national initiative sponsored by the Society of American Florists to promote the giving of flowers to spread happiness. As noted in our previous blog entry, flowers are scientifically proven to make people...

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Flowers Make People Happy!

As a florist, we often hear all the reasons why some people think fresh flowers are a waste of money. "They die! They don't last very long!" "They're expensive!" Yes, flowers eventually die... like all living things No doubt about that. But, did you know that flowers are scientifically proven..

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Why Are Flowers So Expensive?

Every florist I know gets asked this question every day! If you are wondering why, here's a few points to ponder:Very few of the flowers sold in the US are grown here. They are mostly grown in countries such as Ecuador, Columbia, even Canada, and usually grown in greenhouses to minimize..

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Plan Early For Valentine's Day!

Did you know that Valentine's Day is on a Friday this year? Fridays are a bit awkward, as they are the last day of the work week. So, your sweetheart might not be able to enjoy flowers on his or her desk at work unless you plan ahead! Here's our...

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