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Great Gifts for Great Family

There's more to celebrate in July than our independence. There are the togetherness and special relationships that come from our family. In July, there are many special occasion days dedicated to family: Cousin's Day on July 23rd Parent's Day on July 24th Aunt and Uncle Day on July 26th Father-in-Law Day on July 30th We've got the best type of gifts to send family that lives here in Denver and some gift options that are available for national delivery. Here are some  special gifts from our gift collection to consider for your loved ones: JUNK FOOD BASKET This is a special treat for any occasion and says it's alright to have some of those sugary and salty snacks once-in-awhile. This gift basket includes cookies, candy bars, chips, soda and more. Food and drinks vary based on availability. TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALLGAME The baseball lover in the family will love this basket of baseball goodies like peanuts and Cracker Jacks as well as pistachios, pretzels, and root beer. It also comes with a baseball! VINTAGE GIFT BASKET Our Vintage Gift Basket features some special items like a solid milk chocolate Mug of Beer (or Root Beer, depending on the recipient's age)

Celebrating the Arrival of Summer in Denver and 4th of July

Summer officially arrived on June 21st but we've been celebrating all month with special summer promotions as part of our summer flower collection. We've also prepared some special patriotic flower arrangements for the upcoming 4th of July celebration. Whether you are celebrating a special occasion or hosting a summer event or just want to decorate for the summer, our Denver flower shop has something for you and yours! Check out these ideas for the 4th of July and other special summer days: COUNTY FAIR The FTD® County Fair™ Basket is a patriotic flower arrangement that features white roses and spray roses along with light blue hydrangea blooms in a white wash basket. This 4th of July flower arrangement comes in three sizes, including standard, deluxe, and premium, with various amounts of flowers all beautifully accented with a red, white, and blue ribbon. RED, WHITE & BLOOMS™ This patriotic salute includes an arrangement of red carnations, white daisy poms, purple statice and white monte casino. These summer flowers have been accented with a mini American flag and a festive ribbon.  ROYAL PEONY BOUQUET This stunning bouquet of pink and white peonies is accented with dusty miller and comes in a cylinder

June 27th, 2017|Categories: Summer flowers|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Celebrating the Arrival of Summer in Denver and 4th of July

Father’s Day in Denver — It’s Dad Time!

Sunday, June 18th is Father's Day. It's time to celebrate everything that Dad does for us. While you may have all types of activities planned for him on this special day, don't forget to get him special gifts that he will be sure to treasure. We have created a Father's Day collection to make finding the right gifts for Dad as easy and convenient as possible. Check out these Dad gifts that you can order from our website, by phone, or in our Denver flower shop: '65 FORD MUSTANG BOUQUET This flower bouquet includes alstroemeria, carnations, delphinium, and mums, arranged in '65 Ford Mustang convertible keepsake vase.  GONE FISHIN' GIFT BASKET Our Gone Fishing Gift Basket features goodies like a solid milk chocolate fish made by Roberta's Chocolates as well as fishing hooks, fishing bobbers, and fishing bait. Jack Link Pepper Jerky, an assortment of Planters Peanuts and two bottles of IBC Rootbeer complete this Father's Day gift. MONEY TREE Remember when you were young and Dad kept saying he wished he had a money tree every time you asked him for something? Well, now you can get him one. This Money Tree plant comes in a wicker basket or decorative resin container. CHARMING

June 15th, 2017|Categories: Father's Day|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Father’s Day in Denver — It’s Dad Time!

Celebrating National Rose Month in Denver

We love June for many reasons. There is the beginning of summer and the end of school. There are tons of weddings. And, it's National Rose Month, our favorite flower here at our Denver flower shop.  Today is Red Rose Day, which is June 12th. However, every other day this month is also an excuse to send flowers to a loved one or to get some to decorate your home or office. This beautiful flower comes in so many gorgeous colors and varieties that you can literally have a different way to enjoy roses every day of this month. Our rose collection features some of the highest quality, freshest roses available along with beautiful floral designs and ways to display them like these ideas: GLORIOUS YOU ROSE BOUQUET This rose arrangement has soft pink roses and delicate pink waxflower arranged in a fuchsia blown glass vase.  EXTRAORDINARY ROMANCE ROSE BOWL This incredible rose arrangement includes 18 long stem roses beautifully arranged in a bubble bowl vase with baby's breath and accent greenery. APPLAUSE LUXURY ROSE BOUQUET This rose bouquet features pink and lavender 24-inch premium long-stemmed roses in a 16-inch clear glass pedestal vase.  BREATHLESS LUXURY ROSE BOUQUET This jaw-dropping

June 12th, 2017|Categories: Roses|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Celebrating National Rose Month in Denver

Celebrate National Gardening Exercise Day at Our Denver Garden Center

June 5th is National Gardening Exercise Day, which was created to motivate people to get moving into the garden and grow something to help Mother Nature stay beautiful and sustain our environment. It's not only a great hobby, but gardening also provides great exercise, including movements that stretch and build muscle not to mention plenty of squats in there. One of the places you will like to spend this special June day is down at our Denver garden center where we have a wide selection of green plants, blooming plants, succulents, indoor plants, hanging planters, and dish gardens and baskets. Whether you are shopping for yourself or celebrating the day by gifting loved one, we have the best variety, quality, and value in Denver when it comes to flowers and plants. Here are some of the outdoor plant collection highlights from our Denver garden center: Our 14" Patio Pot with Mixed Blooms are each unique in terms of their color and floral variety. Get yours today to brighten your patio or porch! Our 18" Moss Hanging Basket of Purple, Pink, and White Blooms includes a variety of flowers and is perfect for sunny areas around your house. Nature's Delight Dish

June 5th, 2017|Categories: Garden Center|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Celebrate National Gardening Exercise Day at Our Denver Garden Center

Memorial Day in Denver

Memorial Day is the time to honor those we lost who fought for our freedom and our country. The remembrance day was created back during the Civil War as a way to remind the living just how much courage soldiers have in being on the front lines and then risking their lives for us. Memorial Day Events in Denver To celebrate this special occasion, here are some events in the Denver area over the Memorial Day weekend: Saturday, May 27th Denver Annual Veterans Memorial Day Tribute ceremony 10:00 a.m. POF Hall, Denver Colorado Freedom Memorial 4th Anniversary Ceremony 11:00 a.m. Colorado Freedom Memorial DENVER DAY OF ROCK Downtown Denver Monday, May 29th Brighton Memorial Day Remembrance 1:00-3:00 p.m. Elmwood Cemetery Territory Days Saturday – Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m./Monday: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Old Colorado City-Bancroft Park Memorial Day Flowers We offer many types of patriotic flower arrangements and wreaths to help you honor loved ones lost in the various wars and conflicts. Here are some examples from our Memorial Day collection: Patriotic Tears Bouquet contains red roses, carnations, and hypericum as well as white stock and blue delphinium. The Justice Basket includes red spray roses, miniature carnations, and

May 25th, 2017|Categories: Memorial Day|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Memorial Day in Denver

Graduation Time in Denver

It’s time for middle school, high school, and college graduation in Denver. As another school year draws to a close, many students face a new chapter in their lives and can look back with pride on what they have accomplished. So can their parents. Along with all the festivities, it’s a good idea to also recognize the teachers and administrators that helped your kids reach their goals, providing guidance and direction at every turn. No matter what you plan to do for graduation, be sure to consider Veldkamps Flowers and our graduation collection for your celebrations, including graduation day flowers and bouquets as well as graduation party flowers. Here are some of the highlights from our graduation collection: Congrats Bouquet This flower arrangement for graduation comes in three sizes and offers a bright array of flowers like gerbera daisies, roses, statice and button poms along with greenery. The flowers are hand arranged in a blue glass vase that has a silver metallic tag with the word, “Congrats.” Premium Long Stem Roses We have an array of colorful choices to choose from so get your grad’s favorite color or a combination of colors that represents their alma mater. Radiant Bouquet This

May 17th, 2017|Categories: Graduation|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Graduation Time in Denver

There’s Still Time to Treat Mom for Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 14th so that gives you a week to still shop, and we’re here to help you get all those great gifts that your Mom deserves. We have a collection for Mother’s Day that has something for every special Mom out there, including these special Mother’s Day gift ideas: The Spring Dazzler contains ivory roses, pink Asiatic lilies, pink carnations and gerberas, lavender daisies and snapdragons and other beautiful flowers. The Denver Dazzler offers a range of stunning flowers like alstroemeria, roses, gerberas, snapdragons and chrysanthemums. The Glorious You Rose Bouquet will wow Mom with the mix of pink roses and waxflower in a fuchsia blown glass vase. The Captivating Color Rose Bouquet lives up to its name. From our Vera Wang Collection, it offers roses in shades of pale pink, fuchsia, red, purple and light lavender along with lush greenery. It comes in three sizes with 12, 18, or 24 roses. The Lavished in Lilies Bouquet has pink stock and alstroemeria as well as lavender roses and carnations with white lilies in a blown glass vase. The Extravagant Gestures Luxury Bouquet offers an elegant floral design with coral roses, yellow gerbera daisies, purple iris and

May 7th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on There’s Still Time to Treat Mom for Mother’s Day!

Celebrating the Moms of Denver on Mother’s Day

Moms are truly amazing at what they do. They take care of everything for us and do it with a smile. They must be exhausted but they carry on to make sure everyone has what they need. It’s time to say thank you and show her how much you appreciate what she does. While you should thank her every day, we do take a day each year and make it an even bigger deal about Mom’s amazing qualities. This year, Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 14th. Always falling on the second Sunday in May, this is the time to pamper her with a memorable day of activities (or maybe just a day where she can completely relax!). It’s also a great opportunity to give her special gifts. Each year, we put together a Mother’s Day collection based on what our customers say they want to see most, including a diverse choice of flower arrangements to appeal to Moms with all different likes along with price points designed to fit every budget. Here are just some of the many Mother’s Day gifts we have available at our Denver flower shop and through our website to order: The Bold Elegance Bouquet includes

May 2nd, 2017|Categories: Mother's Day|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Celebrating the Moms of Denver on Mother’s Day

Celebrating National Teacher Appreciation Week in Denver

With the school year drawing to a close, it’s time to thank your kids’ teachers for another great year. Teachers play such an integral role in helping your kids succeed. As your partner, they spend hours every day with them, shaping what they think and do. During Teacher Appreciation Week from May 1st to May 5th, it’s a great time to let them know you appreciate them with a special gift. Here are some teacher gift ideas that you can order from our Denver flower shop or our website: Garden Inspiration includes bright colors and a variety of blooms in pink, purple, and green hues. The flowers come in a basket that has been decorated with butterflies. The Urban Tulip Garden contains a combination of 25 tulips, waxflower, and dusty miller in a weathered brown planter. The Happy Spring Rose Bouquet has a fuchsia glass vase filled with roses in many shades of pink. The Sunny Mood Bouquet is a yellow delight with radiant yellow button poms, roses, and lilies along with green carnations and bupleurum in a cube vase. The Golden Visions Bouquet includes yellow roses, daisy poms, and carnations along with sunflowers, solidago, and bupleurum in an oval

April 25th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Celebrating National Teacher Appreciation Week in Denver