Central Square Florist is celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month by shining the spotlight on the floral contributions of Latin America. From September 15 to October 15, the U.S. honors the rich cultures of Spain, the Caribbean, the Americas and Mexico. And it's one bright flower in particular from the latter that we're celebrating today. To say that our lives wouldn't be the same without this bloom is an understatement, and we have Mexico to thank for it. Read More about Sunflowers, A Gift From Mexico
We love living outdoors in the summertime, and flower gardens add both color and beauty to any outside space. Whether a true garden planted in the soil, potter plants or dish gardens, plants and flowers can make all the difference in your summer landscape. But planned correctly, you can also encourage some very special guests to your backyard or front porch - both bees and butterflies are attracted to bright blooms and specific plants - and Central Square Florist would love to help you to create a welcoming space for them.
Why Bees? At first thought, you may not think attracting bees is a good thing. But the bee population is in rapid decline globally, which has dire implications for our food supply. So even the smallest efforts to give the bees a place to collect nectar and pollinate is doing the world good! And don't worry - experts say that honeybees foraging for nectar will rarely sting. In fact, unless they are harassed or stepped on, you should have no issue watching them work. Read More about Flower Gardens with a Purpose
No flower makes people smile quite like a sunflower. Sunflowers are radiant, cheery and their bright, brilliant blooms represent happiness unlike any other flower. The open face of a sunflower symbolizes the sun, conveying a sense of warmth… Read More about It’s Sunflower Season!