Frosted poinsettia plant outside during winter

Keeping Plants Alive in Winter

How Do I Keep Plants Alive During Winter?

Keeping plants alive during a cold winter can be tough, even if you’re a seasoned gardener. As the temperatures plummet and the sun shines for fewer hours each day, you’ll need to protect your plants from these adverse conditions to give them the best chance of surviving until spring. Preparation is essential to keep your plants alive throughout the cold-weather season. From stunning winter brights to festive Christmas flowers, here’s how to keep your plants healthy all year long. read more

White and violet pansy flower

Flowers That Bloom in Winter

What Flowers Bloom in Winter?

There are plenty of flowers that bloom in winter, even though that’s not prime time for flora in the Northern Hemisphere. At FTD, we have a huge selection of winter flowers to brighten the darker days of the cold season and to celebrate the holidays. Last-minute idea or spontaneous gesture? We’ve got you covered with same-day delivery, nationwide!

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Beautiful Thanksgiving Cornucopia Centerpiece

What to Consider When Sending the Perfect Thanksgiving Flowers

There are certain flowers we automatically associate with a particular holiday (like red roses for Valentine’s Day or poinsettias for Christmas). But what about Thanksgiving? You likely think of centerpieces in bright autumnal hues, but did you know there are special reasons we traditionally use particular flowers at Thanksgiving? Here’s what goes into the perfect Thanksgiving arrangement so you can start planning your Thanksgiving 2022 flowers. read more

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What is Friendsgiving?

Fall marks the beginning of the holiday season, and many people are heading home to celebrate with family. But if you can’t celebrate with your family (or prefer not to), you can always celebrate Friendsgiving. It is a compound of the words “friends” and “Thanksgiving.” It’s an informal version of Thanksgiving, and you can celebrate it instead of, or in addition to, your traditional celebration. Here’s everything you need to know to plan an unforgettable Friendsgiving.

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Halloween Pumpkins

Halloween Party Ideas for 2022

Halloween is not just fall’s ghoulish holiday filled with spooky decorations, jack-o’-lantern carving, and pumpkin-flavored everything. It’s also an especially spooktacular occasion to gather with friends and family! Get into the spirit of Halloween and put your expert party-planning skills into action with these hauntingly fun Halloween party ideas. FTD also has Halloween gifts and flowers to help you get into the spirit of ghosts, ghouls, and goblins. read more

marigolds blooming in snowfall

Annual Winter Flowers

When the winter months roll around, most of us start to look forward to warm weather and sunny days, but some flowers in the plant world have other plans! Some flowers aren’t affected by the temperature and actually thrive in cold weather. At FTD, we have winter flowers that you can send to brighten up the homes of your very favorite people, no matter what the temperature is doing outside.

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multiple colors of mums growing in a bush

What Flowers Bloom in Fall?

Although New Year’s Day is the official start of the year, for some, fall marks the unofficial beginning of the new year. Summer is over, schools are back in session, and the holiday season is not far behind. Harvests come in, with crops ready for picking. After the glory of spring and summer, keep in mind there are still plenty of flowers that bloom in the fall. At FTD, you’ll find beautiful fall flowers to send for every autumn occasion. Enjoy same day fall delivery from a local florist!

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