Stores fill up with items for Valentine's Day as soon as the new year begins, but most don't actually start planning their Valentine's Day until it's really too late. If you want the best dinner reservations, the nicest box of chocolates, or the cutest teddy bear, then you need to plan well before V Day arrives. Otherwise, you and your special someone will be stuck with whatever happens to be left over. All our experts at Ah Sam Florist in San Mateo agree that the same goes for ordering flowers. You'll have the best experience if you order your Valentine's Day flowers early. Read More about 5 Benefits of Ordering Your Valentine’s Day Flowers Early »
Posted by Ah Sam Florist on January 8, 2020
| Last Updated: January 13, 2020
When you receive a lovely bouquet for a special occasion or have an arrangement of stunning flowers that you want to continue to enjoy, you can preserve your flowers by drying or pressing them. Our flower experts at Ah Sam Florist, serving San Mateo and Silicon Valley, put together this guide to help you quickly dry your bouquet of flowers.
Dried Pink Roses Read More about The Fastest Ways to Dry Flowers »
At this time of year, we are all reminded of the many things for which we can be thankful. Have you ever thought about how flowers enrich our lives? Research shows that the flowers we select to display in our homes add a bit of our personality to our home décor. At Ah Sam Florist, we are happy to share a few of our favorite flowers, explain what each means, and see which blooms will become your favorites, too. Read More about 5 Flowers We Are Thankful For »
Create an Exotic Display of Flowers with These Tropical Favorites
Tropical regions produce some of the most exotic, colorful, and stunning plants and flowers around. It must have something to do with the non-arid, warm climate that produces such gorgeous and mysterious blooms. Tropical flowers are unique in their exquisite, vibrant beauty and amazing fragrance. With bright colors, interesting shapes, different textures, and aromas, an arrangement of tropical flowers makes a bold statement wherever it’s placed.
At Ah Sam, we specialize in creating tropical floral arrangements from fresh, high-quality tropical flowers, and we’re proud to serve vibrant and passionate florals to the San Mateo, Silicon Valley, and San Francisco Bay areas.
Here are some of our favorite tropical flowers: Read More about Six Awesome Tropical Flowers »
Fall is the season to celebrate cooler weather, watch leaves changing on the trees, and gaze at the amazing colors particular to this season. Fall brings beautiful, unique flowers, too. There are a wide array of amazing blooms that show up during the fall season. It's a wonderful time to celebrate fall and it’s spectacular colors.
The floral experts at Ah Sam Florist are excited about the possibilities that come with fall. Besides the beautiful floral bouquets we can create, we also know it’s a wonderful time to send flowers to everyone you know or use flowers to decorate. Either way, we have what you need. Talk to the floral experts at Ah Sam Florist and add a little fall color to San Mateo and the entire Bay area. Whether it’s your front porch, your friend’s living room, or your own home or office, fall flowers are just a click away! Read More about Fall Color in Fall Blooms »
National Grandparents Day is approaching soon, on the first Sunday in September after Labor Day. This is a great opportunity for children and grandparents to connect and celebrate their relationship. With our professional delivery services, Ah Sam Florist will deliver your beautiful choice of floral bouquets, gifts, or dish gardens to any local residence, nursing home, hospital, senior community or assisted living facility in the greater San Mateo area as well as nationwide! In honor of this upcoming holiday, the designers at Ah Sam Florist offer some fun ways to celebrate grandparents this year, along with beautiful floral designs for children to send grandparents. Read More about 4 Great Flower Ideas For Grandparents Day »
As July approaches, we look forward to celebrating our nation's independence on the Fourth of July. This is a fabulous time to come together as family, friends, neighbors and fellow Americans. Celebrate the heart and spirit of our country together when you celebrate the red, white and blue. Ah Sam Florist has some patriotic floral pieces in house, ready to help you celebrate your independence and decorate your home accordingly. Take a look at all of our great Fourth of July designs. Then, choose something perfect for your home, front porch or backyard barbecue on Independence Day this year. Read More about Celebrate The Red, White, and Blue »