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9 Reasons to Include Plants & Flowers in Your Self-Care Routine

Having plants and flowers in your home does more than just enhance its style and beauty, science shows that being around fresh plants and florals on a daily basis has a myriad of health benefits, too. From boosting your mood… Read More about 9 Reasons to Include Plants & Flowers in Your Self-Care Routine »
Posted by nortonsflorist on March 17, 2020 | Last Updated: April 7, 2021 Benefits of Flowers Benefits of Plants Flowers Plants Self-Care

The Tradition of Boughs of Holly

Each Christmas age-old traditions are repeated, filling us with a sense of wonder and nostalgia. Some of these traditions, from songs and stories to customs and decor, date back centuries. In some cases, like with the use of holly to decorate, the meaning has changed over time. Prior to the Christmas traditions we associate with it today, holly was used in ancient Celtic, pagan, Roman and Druid ceremonies and mythology. With such rich traditions behind this unassuming plant, the floral experts at Norton’s Florist decided to spend some time discussing holly, its meaning and how to include it in your decorating as you prepare for the holidays this winter. Read More about The Tradition of Boughs of Holly »
Posted by nortonsflorist on November 24, 2019 | Last Updated: November 9, 2020 Flowers Plants

Celebrate The Fall Season With a Decked-Out Front Porch

A new season is always a cause for celebration- the change in weather, the holidays, the new flowers and foliage all evoke a sense of excitement. Fall is no exception and at Norton’s Florist, we believe that decorating your front porch for fall is a great way to celebrate the new season in all its glory. Read More about Celebrate The Fall Season With a Decked-Out Front Porch »
Posted by nortonsflorist on October 20, 2019 | Last Updated: October 7, 2020 Fall Flowers Plants

How To Send Beautiful, Meaningful Get-Well Flowers

A hospital stay can be stressful whether it is due to illness or injury. One way to perk up friends or family in the hospital is to bring a lovely bouquet of flowers to add color and fragrance to the room. Flowers can lift a person’s mood and provide a focal point of calmness for the patient. In fact, people who receive flowers instead of other gifts are happier and remain happier longer. What a great way to bring some cheer into a patient’s life! Read More about How To Send Beautiful, Meaningful Get-Well Flowers »
Posted by nortonsflorist on September 24, 2019 | Last Updated: March 30, 2021 Flowers Gifts Plants

Celebrate Grandparents Day In Style

As summer draws to a close, it serves to remind us that Grandparents Day is quickly approaching! Usually celebrated on the first Sunday after Labor Day, this is a wonderful time for children to honor and celebrate the individuals who began this family. Have kids send beautiful bouquets of flowers, lovely plant designs or special gifts to grandparents in honor of their love and sacrifice for the family. The floral designers at Norton’s Florist are happy to deliver your special selection anywhere within the Birmingham area or across the nation, including to local nursing homes, assisted-living facilities or senior communities, as well as private homes. Read More about Celebrate Grandparents Day In Style »
Posted by nortonsflorist on August 4, 2019 | Last Updated: February 19, 2021 Flowers Gift Baskets Plants

Motivate Students With 5 Great Back-To-School Gifts

It’s almost time for college students to return to campus. Plus, we know a lot of medical students are starting their work at UAB University Hospital and UAB Hospital Highlands. This is a great time to encourage your student and motivate them to do their best. A great way to do this is with excellent gift ideas that they may not have thought of. That’s why the designers at Norton's Florist have come up with a few back-to-school gift ideas to motivate students. Read More about Motivate Students With 5 Great Back-To-School Gifts »
Posted by nortonsflorist on July 20, 2019 | Last Updated: July 31, 2019 Flowers Gift Baskets Plants