Happy Valentines Week! Order Fresh flowers for your Valentine today! Fresh flowers make the best Valentine gifts, because flowers always mean Love. For other great Valentine's Day gift ideas, see our More Valentines Day Flowers and Valentines Gifts For Guys pages.
About Valentine's Day: Valentine's Day dates back to at least 496 AD, when Pope Gelasius established the Feast of Saint Valentine on February 14 in honor of Saint Valentine of Rome. By the 17th Century, flowers became an increasingly important part of the worldwide Valentine tradition. Roses were already popular as a symbol of love, romance, and beauty. The cultivation of roses begain thousands of year earlier, and they were especially popular in ancient Egypt and Greek mythology. In one story, Venus (the godess of love) became to jealous of the beautiful mortal Psyche that she instructed her son Cupid (also known as Eros) to make Psyche fall in love with a beast. But, Cupid beame so infatuated with Psyche that he married her himself -- on the one condition that she not gaze on his godly face. Of course, Phyche's curiosity got the better of her, and she stole a glance, causing Cupid to leave her in anger. Afer searching the world for her lover, Psyche was eventually reunited with Cupid and became immortal herself. In other stories, it was Cupid's arrow that gave roses their thorns, and when Venus pricked her foot on a thorn while walking in a garden, the roses turned deep red.
Valentines Flower Delivery Tips: Valentine's Day gifts are appropriate all week, but here are a few helpful tips to keep in mind. Sending flowers to the workplace? Ask for delivery one or two days early, so the recipient will enjoy your gift more during the workweek and throughout the big day -- while co-workers are still waiting for theirs. For gifts to the home, Feb. 13 and even the weekend before Valentine's Day are usually most popular, but other options are available, including delivery on Valentine's Day. The important thing is to make the connection to show how much you care, and flowers are wonderful way to do just that. So, order yours today!
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