Summertime is special for many reasons, but in the floral world it gives us the opportunity to celebrate one of our very favorite blooms. June is National Rose Month, and at Breen's Florist we have an extra-special rose to recognize. If you haven't seen them yet, be ready to be wowed!
Breen's Exclusive "Twilight" Rose is a unique rose variety which opens up wide and holds for quite a while. It was chosen as our signature rose because of its amazing performance, as well as it's exquisite coloring. If you'd like to send Twilight Roses to someone special in Houston this summer - the only place to call is Breen's Florist. Read More about Exquisite Twilight Roses for National Rose Month »
Father's Day is June 18 - and although you could head out to the hardware store or sporting goods emporium as usual, we have a new suggestion this year. How about sending Dad a sophisticated, dramatic or elegant floral arrangement for his office? You may not have ever thought of giving flowers to Dad, but these arrangements are bold and confident and perfect for anyone - and are sure to be conversation piece wherever they are sent. For Father's Day gifts that are unexpectedly beautiful, come to Breen's Florist.
Did You Know? Father's Day is a relatively new holiday, established in 1966 by President Lyndon Johnson. The inspiration behind the holiday was William Smart, a single dad who had raised 6 children single handedly. His daughter felt that he deserved the same level of praise and recognition as moms traditionally received on Mother's Day. Even though it was decades in the making, Father's Day was finally recognized. Read More about Father’s Day Gifts for Sophisticated Dads »
"A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself." - Joseph Campbell
There are few days of the calendar year that carry more significance than Memorial Day. And although many see the holiday as a day off for barbecues and get-togethers, taking the time to honor the sacrifices of brave patriots who have gone before us is a great way to begin the day. Whether to adorn a grave site - or to send a floral arrangement to a family still mourning a loss - you can rely on the experts at Breen's Florist to design and deliver Memorial Day flowers and patriotic tributes which properly recognize and honor them. Read More about Patriotic Tributes for Memorial Day »
Every season has its own charms - and in the springtime, flowers are on display. From the blooms on the side of the road to gardens overflowing with color, flowers are one of the most visible ambassadors of this time of the year. As we head into the summer, it is time to throw open the windows and let the fresh air in - and fill your home with these popular late spring florals from Breen's Florist.
Although there are many choices of floral varieties, these are two of our favorite ways to decorate with flowers - peonies and tropical arrangements. Read More about Spring Florals – Peonies to Tropical Arrangements »
Every mom is special, with her own unique personality. And although every mother has her own gifts, talents, interests, and passions, each mom has the power to make her family's life richer and more beautiful. This Mother's Day, Breen's Florist would like to help you to find just the right way to honor your mom - from local outings to beautiful flowers! To find the best Mother's Day gifts, start with your mother herself. What makes her happy? Read More about Inspired Mother’s Day Ideas for Your Mom »
Your mother is amazing, and she deserves better than the run-of-the-mill gifts on Mother's Day. At Breen's Florist, we specialize in going above and beyond your expectations. In that spirit, this year we are making the process of ordering gorgeous Mother's Day flowers simpler than it has ever been before - but the floral arrangements are more beautiful than ever!
On May 14, don't settle for the ordinary. Come browse our new "color theme" floral designs, created by our experts for this special occasion. And remember, we deliver not only to the greater Houston area, but are happy to facilitate delivery anywhere in the United States. Read More about Beautiful Flowers on Mother’s Day »
Many things have changed through the years, but many traditions have not only survived, but thrived! Going to prom is still an important rite of passage for teenagers, an event that is anticipated for months and remembered for many years. Wearable flowers have also endured as a beautiful custom that is as much a part of the experience as the gowns, tuxes, and limos. And although we do have some different options with boutonnieres and corsages, the tradition of wearing beautiful flowers as an accompaniment to formal attire is still as popular as it ever was. When you are planning to attend your Houston area prom, look no further than Breen's Florist for the most striking and unique wearable flowers. Read More about Wearable Flowers – Boutonnieres & Corsages for Prom »
May gives us the opportunity to appreciate teachers and recognize nurses. Why are these two professions so worthy of our accolades? Because both are committed to positively influencing the world – they invest time, concern, talent and love… Read More about Time To Appreciate Teachers & Nurses »
Filling your home with indoor plants, flowers, and succulents is an easy way to transform your decor - but for someone who doesn't have a green thumb, such a thought may be intimidating. You don't have to worry when you purchase from Breen's Florist. Not only will we make sure that you get a high-quality product, but our experts are happy to educate you as to how to care for them. We have been adding natural beauty to homes and offices in Houston for decades!
Administrative Professionals week is almost here - don't forget that a succulent makes a wonderful gift for your most valuable employees! Shop the entire collection here. Read More about Indoor Green Plant and Succulent Care »
Behind every successful business are a few really organized support personnel - and in April, as we celebrate Administrative Professionals Week, you have the opportunity to give these superstars their due. Maybe you are thinking of the friendly receptionist who puts your clients at ease. Perhaps a personal assistant who never lets you miss a meeting comes to mind. In fact, there are likely many hard-working, unsung heroes in your organization. You couldn't imagine running a business without them. So for all they do, Breen's Florist has the floral designs and gifts you need to show your appreciation.
Did You Know? There are approximately 4 million administrative professionals in the United States. Only 5% of them are men. However, until women entered the workforce en masse in the 1950's, secretaries were nearly always male. Read More about Desktop Flowers & Plants for Administrative Professionals Week »