There are so many reasons to fall in love with orchids. They make great gifts, require minimal care, promote a calming environment, and are gorgeous. Orchids also have an air of mystique about them that has made them treasured… Read More about Ah Sam’s Guide to Orchids »
We are a long way from Valentine's Day, yet amidst the dog days of summer comes a reminder that love is still alive and well with National Romance Month! August is the perfect opportunity to let your sweetheart know that they mean the world to you with surprise date nights, romantic gifts, and sweet everyday gestures. To help you get into a romantic mood, the floral experts at Ah Sam Florist have put together a list of some love-inspired trivia. Read some of these fun facts, browse our romantic flowers collection, and share the love with your special someone this August during Romance Month.
Flowers of Love: The undisputed king of romance in the floral world is the red rose, which is a symbol of passion, desire, fascination, and love. However, there are many flowers that carry a message of affection and passion, especially summertime blooms. An orchid stands for mature, refined love, luxury, and romance, while bright, yellow sunflowers represent peace, love, and happiness, in addition to loyalty and adoration. Lilies, especially red lilies, are also brilliant additions to romantic bouquets as they are connected to longing, love, romance, and passion. Finally, summer daisies complete the list of the five romantic flowers by representing new beginnings and true love. So, this August, as you search for the perfect floral arrangement to express the perfect sentiment, look for the most romantic blooms. Read More about Flowers to Celebrate Romance Month »