Grandparents Day Flowers & Plants

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Grandparents Day is an annual opportunity for families to celebrate the very special relationships involved between grandparents and their grandkids. Established by Congress in 1978, the day was set aside in the hopes that extended families would gather together, share stories and history, and learn about each other. Only a few decades prior, multi-generational families lived together, but the arrangement had become far less common. Grandparents Day sought to reconnect relatives of all ages to share their common legacy.

This day also gives us a wonderful opportunity to tell these very special people how much we love them. Gordon Boswell Flowers has the Grandparents Day flowers you’ll need to convey your love and gratitude.

grandparents day flowers“Truth be told, being a grandma is as close as we ever get to perfection. Clouds nine, ten, and eleven.” – Bryna Nelson Paston

There is simply no love like a grandparents love. Return the love on September 10, with floral designs which are certain to touch their hearts.  Whether your grandmother would prefer an elegant bouquet of snapdragons and roses (above) or a more casual wildflower bouquet featuring sunflowers, lilies and daisies (below) we have a bouquet for every personality and style.

We haven’t forgotten about Grandpa – check out our green plants for his den, or maybe a box of delicious fruit and nuts  is more his style!

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Did You Know? Although we often think of a little grey haired couple when we hear grandparent, the average age of the first-time grandparent is 48 – making most of them more than capable of chasing around the grandkids! And they love doing so, as over 75% of grandparents report that being with their grandchildren is the most fulfilling thing in their life.

Whether you call them Nana and Pop-Pop,  Mimi and Papa, or good old Grandma and Grandpa – if they live in the Fort Worth area, give them a call and plan a special outing for September 10. They will absolutely love spending time with you.

And don’t forget the Grandparents Day flowers – because a bouquet from Gordon Boswell Flowers makes every occasion more beautiful.

Floral Arrangements ‘Just Because’

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Just Because Day will be here on August 27th. As much as we strive to live life with purpose, once in a while it’s great to simply act on impulse and with spontaneity, with no particular rhyme or reason at all. That’s what this day is all about. The designers at Gordon Boswell Flowers have compiled a list of ways to celebrate this whimsical day by yourself or with others – so get ready to think outside of the box and do something different – just because!

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Romance Month Floral Bouquets

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National Romance Month is here, which means it’s time to take a break from the routine and be inspired to show some affection to your sweetheart. If you’re a true romantic at heart, this is just one more reason to get creative and shower your spouse or partner with affection. Need a few ideas to sweep them off their feet? The floral specialists at Gordon Boswell Florist are glad to help in any way we can.

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Traditional Flowers for the Memorial Service

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Sending flowers to a memorial service is a thoughtful way to lend comfort to grieving friends or loved ones. The team at Gordon Boswell Flowers have been providing beautiful florals to the Fort Worth community for decades, and we are here to help you during this difficult time. Whether looking for traditional arrangements or custom designs. you can trust us to handle all the details.

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Making the Dorm Room Feel Like Home

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As students pack up from summer break and begin to head off to college, the subject of dorm room decorating comes up a lot. Creating a fresh, bright living space is simple and fun when you include a few floral arrangements or blooming plants. Gordon Boswell Flowers wants to help you send them off to college in style. Shop our collection online or talk to one of our floral experts about decorating ideas for your college student’s dorm room.

While students are planning how to organize and decorate their new dorm room, consider sending a flowering plant to brighten their new space. Plants are proven to enhance concentration, attentiveness and efficiency. What a great way to start college on the right foot! Plus, plants add a fresh look to any room.dorm room

This Modern Dish Garden, shown here, contains greenery that will inspire great study habits. The variety of plants in this garden are simple to care for and will purify the air, letting your student- and you- breathe a little easier while he or she is away.

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Our Bromeliad Plant, featured above, adds color and style to any space. This is another easy-to-care-for plant, with hearty leaves and thick blooms. Small enough to keep on a desktop, this design will save space while adding beauty and life to any dorm room.

Dorm living can be stylish and fresh with a few well-placed flower or plant arrangements throughout the room. Shop modern designs by the floral experts at Gordon Boswell Flowers or come into our shop. Delivery service is always professional and friendly, both in the Fort Worth area and across the country.

National Friendship Day- Celebrate Your Best Friend

National Friendship Day

August 6 gives us the opportunity to join with millions worldwide to celebrate some of the most special people in our lives – both National Friendship Day and National Sisters Day fall on this first Sunday in August. We often don’t tell the people closest to us just how much they mean to us, but these observances allow us to do just that. This year, let Gordon Boswell Flowers help you show your appreciation with one of our beautiful floral designs and bouquets.
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July Birthdays & Summer Delphinium

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As we move into the heart of the summer, with long days and ever-warmer temperatures, you may be looking for ways to give your home a fresh, bright makeover. And it can be easy, with a few simple additions from Gordon Boswell Florist.  Colorful arrangements of cut flowers will infuse style into any living space – and whatever decorating style suits you best, Gordon Boswell Florist has designs that will fit in perfectly. This month we shine a spotlight on one of our favorites – the blue delphinium – which also happens to be the birth flower of July.  Continue reading

Bee Friendly Plants & Gardens

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One of the more pressing environmental problems globally is not in the news on a daily basis, but it affects us all. The bee population around the world is declining at an alarming rate, with 40% of the bees gone from the United States alone. While scientists aren’t sure of the exact cause for their disappearance, they do know that the world’s capacity to grow food will be greatly affected without these helpful insects. However, there are ways we can all pitch in to do our part to assist them in their plight –  and Gordon Boswell Florist is here to help you in creating a yard that will invite the bees to safely thrive. Bee friendly plants are just the beginning!  Continue reading

Celebrating July 4th in Fort Worth

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July 4th is nearly upon us, and the holiday is one of our favorites. Whether you celebrate with parades, barbecues or fireworks, our nation’s birthday is observed with festivity and fun. If you are in charge of the party, make sure that you all Gordon Bosworth Flowers – we have all of the patriotic arrangements and florals that will infuse your day with pride and spirit!

Don’t Forget! Red, white & blue bouquets make awesome hostess gifts, and can also be given to a special veteran to thank them for their service.  Continue reading

Beautiful Summer Florals for Your Outdoor Table

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You’ve invited your guests, prepared the food, and set up the tables and chairs. But when planning a summer party, no matter how casual or formal it may be, you aren’t done until you choose the flowers! Summer florals are the perfect way to add color, vibrancy, and fun to any get-together with family and friends. Before your guests arrive, make sure you have the beautiful centerpieces and bouquets that will turn an ordinary occasion into an extraordinary one.  Continue reading