Florists in Arroyo Grande, CA
Find local Arroyo Grande, California florists below that deliver beautiful flowers to residences, business, funeral homes and hospitals in Arroyo Grande and surrounding areas. Choose from roses, lilies, tulips, orchids, carnations and more from the variety of flower arrangements in a vase, container or basket. Place your flower delivery order online of call.
Arroyo Grande Flower Shops
Arroyo Grande CA News
Jan 12, 2018
Easy-to-grow smoke tree steals the show with delicate purple flowers
Royal Purple and Velvet Cloak have purple blossoms. Got a gardening question?In San Luis Obispo, call 805-781-5939; Arroyo Grande, 805-473-7190, and Templeton, 805-434-4105. Visit us at http://ucanr.org/sites/mgslo/ or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow us on Instagram at slo_mgs and like us on Facebook. Informative garden workshops are held the third Saturday of every month, 10 a.m. to noon at 2156 Sierra Way in San Luis Obispo. Garden docents are available after the workshop until 1 p.m. To request a tour of the garden, call 805-781-5939. (The San Luis Obispo Tribune)Oct 19, 2017
Petal it Forward: Get free flowers, pass it on
An Arroyo Grande floral growing company will be handing out free flowers Wednesday. Holland America Flowers will be participating in the nationwide "Petal it Forward" event. During this event, floral companies and shops hand out free flowers to strangers. Each recipient get two bouquets of flowers -- one to keep, one to give away, passing along the random act of kindness. Holland America Flowers will pass out the free flower in Downtown San Luis Obispo, starting at about 11:30 a.m. at Higuera and Chorro Streets. The six people from Holland America Flowers expect to give out about 300 bouquets.Make sure to hashtag #BeOnKSBY if you are one of those lucky people who will gets and passes on a free bouquet. ... (KSBY San Luis Obispo News)Oct 19, 2017
Flowers 'put some smiles on faces'
Woodland and Battle Ground, handing out about 200 bouquets in Clark County. Its sister farm in Arroyo Grande, Calif., gave out another 300, said owner Benno Dobbe.Dobbe, who founded the flower farm in 1980, said he hoped to “put some smiles on faces.” Together, the two farms have more than 200 acres of flowers and more than 100 full-time workers. (The Columbian)May 7, 2017
Movement pushes local, American Grown flowers
Benno Dobbe, Dutch immigrant and owner of Holland America Flowers in Woodland since 1982, established a second location in Arroyo Grande, California in 1986. He serves as a board member of the California Cut Flower Commission (CCFC).“Most people in the U.S. do not know where their flowers are coming from,” Dobbe said. “Statistics indicate that 80 percent of all cut flowers bought by customers in the U.S. are coming from other countries. When I came to this country in the early 80’s it was the other way around.”Armed with this information, Dobbe and his fellow board members launched the American Grown campaign. A Certified American Grown Flowers identifying logo was created to grace the protective sleeves of all cut flowers that meet the standard. It communicates to the consumer that the flowers and foliage are grown in the U.S. by American farmers and that all ingredients in mixed bouquets are 100 percent grown and assembled in the U.S.As the program gains support, more and more American Grown sleeves are being seen throughout flowers shops and even the flower departments of larger grocery chains.Another key piece in the awareness process is to bring the story of U.S. flower growers to the attention of lawmakers who can have a significant impact on promoting American Grown flowers.Also sitting on the CCFC Governmental Relations Committee, as chair, Dobbe and his fellow committee members have been lobbying Washington D.C. representatives and secured Clark County’s own Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-Camas) to become one of the first four co-chairs of the Congressional Flower Caucus back in 2014.Since then, support has gr...Apr 13, 2017
Orchids fill Arroyo Grande's South County Regional Center through Sunday
Exquisitely exotic blooms will fill the South County Regional Center in Arroyo Grande through Sunday as part of the annual Central Coast Orchid Show and Sale.The Five Cities Orchid Society's 22nd annual show kicked off Friday night with a preview sale and show, featuring Central Coast wines, gourmet hors d’oeuvres, dessert, live music, a silent auction, awards presentation and, of course, orchids at every turn.This year's event is dubbed "Orchid Hunting" and showcases a variety of orchid displays by hobbyists, local orchid societies and vendors. Doors are open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. General admission is $6. Children 12 and younger are free. Tickets can be purchased at the door.In addition to a wide variety of orchids and companion plants for sale, the popular show includes free potting demonstrations, advice from orchid growers, as well as orchid books and supplies for sale. A kids activity area, door prizes and lunch also will be available during the event, according to event organizers.
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When to plant trees, fruits, veggies and flowers
California gardens by staff of the UC Davis Arboretum. Got a gardening question?In San Luis Obispo call 781-5939, Arroyo Grande, 473-7190 and Templeton, 434-4105. Visit us at http://ucanr.org/sites/mgslo/ or email us at email@example.com. Follow us on Instagram at slo_mgs and like us on Facebook. Informative garden workshops are held the third Saturday of every month, 10 a.m. to noon at 2156 Sierra Way, San Luis Obispo. Garden docents are available after the workshop until 1 p.m. To request a tour of the garden, call 781-5939. (The San Luis Obispo Tribune)