Monthly Archives: June 2012

Summertime is the Perfect time for Flowers!

Photo of Hand Tied Euro Style flowers arrangement

'Hand Tied Euro Style' flowers arrangement

At Brant Florist, we can think of countless reasons why you might want to send flowers to a friend or family member and the summer season is no exception. Now that the heat is on, it’s the perfect time to add sparkle to someone’s day with a bouquet of beautiful summer flowers! Through their beauty, flowers have the power to reach out and touch those that we care about in a sunny and warm kind of way! Here are a few great reasons to send flowers this summer.

Photo of Glory Always Blooms flowers arrangement

'Glory Always Blooms' flowers arrangement

Congratulate a new graduate with a gift of flowers! Flowers are one of those unexpected gifts that are incredibly impactful and are never forgotten. Graduation flowers are a perfect way to say “we’re proud of you for a job well done.”

Photo of Sweetest Blooms flowers arrangement

'Sweetest Blooms' flowers arrangement

Getting married this summer? No doubt wedding flowerswill play a huge part of your ceremony and reception. But think outside of the wedding bouquet box and use flowers as welcome gifts for special out-of-town guests. Also consider presenting flowers to dedicated family members and friends that helped to make your special day unfold without a glitch.

Celebrate the arrival of a summer baby with a congratulatory bouquet. Baby may not yet appreciate the thoughtful gesture but Mom and Dad will!

Photo of How Sweet It Is flowers arrangement

'How Sweet It Is' flowers arrangement

Is a friend having a posh summer party? Stand out from the crowd by sending a floral arrangementto her home before the party starts. The friend will be floored by your thoughtfulness and the flowers will be certain to add a welcome splash of summer color to the dinner table.

Welcome guests staying for the weekend with a pretty bouquet of summer flowers setup in the guest bedroom. Flowers will make your guests feel special.

Photo of Summertime Breezes flowers arrangement

'Summertime Breezes' flowers arrangement

Travelling to visit with friends or family this summer? Say thank you to them for opening up their home to you by sending flowers before you arrive. Add a card with a message that reads, “We look forward to spending time with you and catching up. See you soon!”

Buy flowers for yourself! Add flowers to any room in your home and watch as the room is transformed into a brighter, lively summertime space!

Who will you send flowers to this summer?

Father’s Day Flowers to Wow Dad

Father’s Day is fast approaching. Do you have something special in mind for Dad this Sunday, June 17th? If not, don’t fret. You can still contact us here at Brant Florist and we’ll help you select a bouquet of beautiful flowers just perfect for Dad. Flowers, you say? Well yes, we’ve been in the business a very long time and we’ve yet to meet a man who hasn’t been thrilled to receive our flowers! You’ll knock Dad’s socks off when he opens the door to a bunch of blooms selected especially for him.

So go ahead, order flowers for Dad and keep these gift options in mind. There are lots of different choices. Match the personality of your Dad to the flower design and you are certain to hit a home run! Men typically prefer flowers in strong colors so consider flowers in red, orange and vibrant yellow.

Photo of Jeep Wrangler themed bouquet by Teleflora

Jeep Wrangler King of the Road Teleflora

For the fun-loving, easy going Dad, consider our most popular Father’s Day themed bouquets for 2012, the King of the Road Bouquet and the Blazing Trails Bouquet. Both feature brightly colored blooms in a ceramic replica Jeep Wrangler. Once the flowers have been enjoyed, Dad will have his playful ceramic keepsake Jeep on his desk for years to come. Another fun choice is our top selling Be Happy Smile Mug, it’s bright and cheerful and it’s certain to get a chuckle out of Dad on Father’s Day.

Photo of Teleflora's Be Happy Smile Mug Bouquet

Teleflora's Be Happy Smile Mug Bouquet

If Dad prefers clean lines, then a potted orchid may be the simple and sophisticated bloom to go with. Equally striking is our Limes and Birds tropical arrangement which provides a masculine feel achieved by the strong lines of the birds of paradise.

Photo of Bird of Paradise plant

Bird of Paradise

Planter baskets are another welcome gift idea for any Dad with a green thumb. Planter baskets are long lasting. They clean the air and are certain to look amazing in Dad’s office.

Another highly popular gift idea for Father’s day is our fabulous gift baskets. Select a gourmet gift basket filled with chocolates or fruit or a mix of items. May we suggest a plant and treat combinations basket? What could be better….a plant to keep and treats to eat!

Photo of Fresh Picked gift basket

Fresh Picked

Father’s Day will be here in a heart beat so call, visit at or drop into Brant Florist today and we’ll be sure to process your order for a brilliant Father’s Day bouquet or gift that fits your Dad’s style perfectly! Same day service delivery is available across Canada and the USA and next day international service is available through FTD, Teleflora and Interflora Worldwide partners. To Dads, Granddads and those that are just like a Dad everywhere, “Happy Father’s Day!”