Archives for February 2011

Flowers for a Bride in 1937

We received a lovely email last week. A customer ordered a flower arrangement for her deceased grandmother, who was 100 years old. After a full and generous life, Evelyn Clark was resting at the Turner & Porter Yorke Chapel. What made this touching for us was the email from her granddaughter, noting that Martin’s had […]


Flowers and Chocolates and Bears (oh my!)

We’re busy preparing for Valentine’s Day. It is the busiest day of the year for florists, so preparation is essential. The shopping and planning is almost done, and the teddies and chocolates are now in the building! Here’s a look at our chocolate selection: Prices for the chocolates shown here: the mini box with 3 […]


Fun with Succulents

Our talented design team has been making some creative plant arrangments with succulents. Like this: The care of these plants is super easy – just water them every two weeks! In the winter, they like to get a little sunshine, but in the summer, too much light can burn the foliage or bleach the colour. […]