Fresh Flowers

For weddings and special events

Where can I find fresh flowers for weddings? "I am looking for cheap flowers, but I want to keep it elegant." Should I get roses, mini callas, peonies, or tulips? Who sells rainbow or tinted roses? Find the answers here! ;)

Fresh Flowers - For weddings and special events

15 Flowers That Look Like…. errr Something Else

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner so we thought it was timely for everyone to start thinking about flowers again.  These flowers are so crazy they look fake but we can promise you that they are real.  Check it out.

(Dracula Simia) a.k.a Monkey Face Orchid

These orchids as creepy as they come with two beady little monkey eyes.

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(Phalaenopsis) a.k.a. The Moth Orchid

A striking resemblance to a moth

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(Orchis Italica) a.k.a Naked Man Orchid

Are these NSFW?  Its pretty clear that these men are naked.

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(Psychotria Elata) a.k.a Hooker’s Lips

Don’t get mad at us, we didn’t’ make up the name Hooker’s Lips.  We think red lipstick is a classy look.

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(Impatiens Bequaertii) a.k.a. Dancing Girls

These might be the cutest.

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(Ophrys bomybliflora) a.k.a Laughing Bumble Bee Orchid

Truly amazing…

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(Anguloa Uniflora) a.k.a Swaddled Babies

Its looks pretty cozy in there for those babies

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 (Impatiens Psittacina) a.k.a Parrot Flower

Very cool.

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Snap Dragon Seed Pod (Antirrhinum)

These belong in Indiana Jones.

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Flying Duck Orchid (Caleana Major)

Ducks out of water.

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Orchid That Looks Like A Tiger

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(Calceolaria Uniflora) a.k.a Happy Alien

They do look pretty happy and alien-like.

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Angel Orchid (Habenaria Grandifloriformis)

Angels apparently have very long limbs.

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Orchid That Looks Like A Ballerina

A flower pirouette.

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White Egret Orchid (Habenaria Radiata)

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Darth Vader (Aristolochia Salvadorensis)

Also one of the creepiest on the list.

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H/T Bored Panda & Pulptastic

These are some of the craziest flowers out there.  And believe us we know our flowers at Flower Explosion.  In fact we sell over 20 kinds of Orchids alone.  If you liked this please give it a share.

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Tinted Roses

Whether you’re celebrating your favorite holiday or just need some more vibrant colors in your life, tinted roses can be a great choice for home decoration or for festive parties and events.

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There are a number of themed parties and holidays that specially-colored roses can be celebrated with, and we have picked five of our favorite holidays that they will help enhance.

Holidays are a great time to decorate your home and express your more festive side. Whether you want to throw the ultimate sports themed party, or want to ring in the New Year in style, you can find tinted roses that are sure to be a hit with your friends and family.

Follow our guide to throwing an awesome themed party with beautiful tinted roses:

 

  1. Saint Patrick’s Day- One of our favorite holidays and the perfect occasion for green tinted roses is Saint Patrick’s Day. From parade floats to your favorite pub; these beautiful green roses will be the perfect decoration for your Saint Patty’s day party. Grab a handful and head out the door with your “Kiss Me I’m Irish” shirt on!

 

  1. The Fourth of July- Independence day is cause for celebration and most people love embracing the red, white, and blue. From beautiful float designs to home décor, spicing up your 4th of July celebration with tinted roses can be a great way to embrace your patriotic spirit.

 

  1. Halloween- Whether you want to have the best haunted house on your block, or impress your romantic interest before you head out to your yearly Halloween celebration, orange and black roses are a great way to embrace your spooky side.

 

  1. Valentines Day- Every woman on the planet has gotten red roses for Valentines Day, as they are a classic and beautiful gift. However if you want to think outside the box this February try some classically cool black and red tinted roses. You can never go wrong with traditional red roses, but if the love of your life is a little more rock and roll, then give these roses a shot.

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  1. Christmas Holidays- It wouldn’t be the holiday season without beautiful flower arrangements, and Christmas tinted roses are a great way to get you in the Christmas spirit. Supplementing red and white roses with rainbow-colored roses will help the holidays come alive at your home or holiday party.

No matter what your celebration entails, you can find tinted roses that will match your theme. Not only do we already sell a number of themed tinted rose options, we also make custom tinted roses, so make sure to contact us today so Flower Explosion can make your next holiday or themed party a hit!

 

 

5 Minutes to Improve Your Valentine’s Gift by 72% [Video]

Ok. I made up the part about 72%. But this is a super easy way to make your Valentine’s Day Roses much, much better!

This 3 and a half minute video shows three ways to arrange your roses. Trust me guys- it’s very quick and easy and your Valentine will be super impressed!

If you want to jump to the easiest arrangement, you can jump straight to 1 minute 24 seconds. You’ll also get a good tip for making your roses look better at 2:04.

Bonus:
Want to really wow your Valentine? Order 2 dozen roses (just $58 including delivery anywhere in the US) and create two of these arrangements.