We are a long way from Valentine’s Day, yet in the middle of summer comes a reminder that love is alive and well – August is National Romance Month! This is the perfect opportunity to let your sweetheart know that they mean the world to you – and 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.
Flowers of Love: The undisputed king of romance in the floral world is the red rose. But there are many flowers that carry a message of affection and passion. A forget-me-not indicates true love, and a daisy stands for innocent and pure love. An orchid stands for mature, refined love, an orange blossom represents eternal love, and a red tulip is considered a declaration of true love. What is your favorite way to say I love you?
Living in Love: There are two towns in the United States names Valentine (Nebraska and Texas), while there are 17 other cities whose names invoke the deep emotion, such as Love Valley, North Carolina and Romeo, Texas.
Looking for Love in Cyber Space: According to 2017 statistics, 40% of American singles are utilizing online dating sites. With the increase of mobile devices, young people are getting on board in greater numbers, and ladies, listen up! 53% of the users are men. Go For that Coffee Break: It is estimated that as many 10,000 marriages per year are the direct result of initially sharing a cup of coffee with someone.
It Pays to Give Her a Kiss: Studies indicate that a man who kisses his wife good-bye when he leaves each day actually averages a higher salary than those who don’t. Husbands who are affectionate are also proven to be more stable and more hardworking – thus, higher earners.
During National Romance Month, share the love with your significant other, partner or spouse – with a gift from Ah Sam Florist. From roses to wine and cheese, we’ve got everything you need to give your relationship a little extra spark this August. Call us if you live in San Mateo area, and we’ll deliver the romance!