If you want to be happy, look at flowers first thing in the morning.
That’s according to a study conducted by Harvard University and Massachusetts General Hospital. Researchers found that people reported being happier and more energetic after looking at flowers first thing in the morning. And that effect lasts throughout the day.
If dreary winter days are getting you down, try adding a few bouquets of flowers in your home.
You’ll find beautiful fresh-cut flowers in four of our retail stores: Clinton Twp., Dearborn Heights, Royal Oak and West Bloomfield. Our floral designers can help you pick out something that’s sure to brighten you day and your mood.
Here are a few of our winter favorites:
Mixed Bouquets: A variety of colorful or monochromatic blooms.
Long-stem or Spray Roses: Classic favorites available in many colors.
Alstromeria: Beautiful clusters of colorful flowers atop large, sturdy stems.
These usually last one to two weeks.
Carnations: Large flowers on long stems in a wide range of colors.
Mini carnations feature clusters of smaller flowers on a single stem. Long lasting.
Asiatic or Oriental Lilies: Large trumpet-shaped flowers on long, sturdy stems.
Asiatic lilies are very fragrant.
Snapdragons: Tall stems with rows of florets in bright colors.
Gerbera Daisies: Large daisy-like blooms available in many colors.
Single stems make a statement in a bud vase.
Fill your home with fresh flowers and you’ll live a happy and healthier life.
For information on caring for your fresh flowers, check out these tips.