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Spend Time With Mom

Posted by Caroline Dodd on May 5, 2017

There are plenty of ways to show our mothers we care and appreciate all their hard work. We need to attempt to return the impossible amount of love she has given us. We all have a mom and some of us may even have more than one. Whether it’s our birth mother we choose to celebrate or it may be one of those amazing women in our lives who have loved and supported us.

Victoria Day Weekend Hours

Posted by Sue Dodd on April 17, 2017

 St. Catharines Hours       Vineland  Hours      (Garden Center Location)Friday, May 19th -8am-6pm               Friday, May 19th -8am-6pm        Saturday, May 20th - 8am -5pmSaturday,…

It's all about the table at Easter

Posted by Caroline Dodd on March 29, 2017

Dreaming up ideas for the centrepiece simply makes our team smile inside and out. The very idea of filling the runner with simple clusters of eggs, bulbs, fresh cuts and of course the chocolates and sweets, is enough to forget even the word Winter exists.

Not Every Plant Needs a Pot

Posted by Caroline Dodd on February 21, 2017

The eco world of plant species is pretty much endless. The question remains then why are we still putting all our plants on tables? Yes, they look so awesome in their pretty pots sitting with the rest of our decor, meanwhile our poor walls are screaming for some attention, as well! There are some…

You have the Vase, heres what goes in it!

Posted by Caroline Dodd on January 16, 2017

You're ready to hit the flower stands and become a DIY designer! Hold on - you don't know where to start! Before you have a pinterest fail, here's some simple guidelines to keep in mind when you're buying to fill those blank canvas vessels.

Its Winter, What are your houseplants trying to tell you?

Posted by Caroline Dodd on January 16, 2017

We know they can detoxify the air and uplift our spirits but what about their needs? We see them thrive in the summer and flourish in the spring but what are they trying to tell us in these winter months?

Set your table with Style this Christmas

Posted by Caroline Dodd on December 1, 2016

Let's take a few moments for some ‘table talk’ and see what's trending this season to dress and adorn your table for the holidays.

5 Must have Christmas Plants

Posted by Caroline Dodd on December 1, 2016

Here is our short list of some seasonal plants you simply can’t live without, which will certainly add a bit of that wintery holiday spirit.


Our 20th Anniversary and the incredible journey that brought us here!

Posted by Caroline Dodd on November 9, 2016

Marja knew the purpose of flowers were to celebrate all kinds of life’s emotions and celebrations, which inspired the logo ‘Merchants of Happiness’

Fresh Flower Fun Facts

Posted by Caroline Dodd on November 1, 2016

Here's a little blog to make sure that those floral bunches you are bringing home are getting the care they need and you're getting the longest life span possible to enjoy them! We are noticing a trend of more and more people looking to take on the art of flowering arranging and DIY centerpieces.…