Pugh’s Flowers offers one of the very best selections of beautiful green, flowering and tropical plants found anywhere in Germantown
We are anticipating and want to be ready for Father’s Day on June 19th! The best action is to shop with Pugh’s Flowers for fresh and festive Father’s Day Floral Gifts. We have multiple varieties of flowers and plants that are popular for Father’s Day. Flowers are a wonderful gift for dad. However, if you would prefer a Green or Flowering Plant, we offer an excellent selection designed just for Father’s Day. Plus, you can receive Reward Points when you shop at Pugh’s Flowers
Father’s Day Short History
In 1915, a member of the Lions Club introduced the concept of Father’s Day. The preference was for the day to occur on the third Sunday in June. The Lions Club International elected to give him the official designation as the “Originator of Father’s Day” and he continued the quest to promote Father’s Day as an official holiday.
After receiving numerous requests for a special day to honor fathers, in 1916, President Wilson proclaimed a day should be recognized as a federal holiday. This was during a speech he gave in Spokane at a Father’s Day celebration. However, when the concept reached Congress, it was denied. The majority of the members in Congress were concerned that it would become too commercialized, and the true meaning would be all about companies profiting.
President Coolidge suggested a recognition for Father’s Day in 1924. Then in 1957, a female Senator spoke out that Congress had been ignoring fathers for over 40 years and had only been honoring mothers. Then in 1966 the first proclamation of Father’s Day was issued by President Lyndon B. Johnson. It was declared that the day to honor all fathers would be the third Sunday in June. This became a permanent holiday in 1972 when President Richard Nixon signed it into law.
Popular Father’s Day Floral Gifts
Peperomia – These are sometimes called radiator plants and are very hardy. They do not grow taller than one foot and have sturdy waxy leaves.
Spider Plant – Sprouting delicate white flowers this plant from Africa makes a great hanging plant.
Orange Lilies – These nice flowers are used to symbolize Peace, Harmony, Wealth and Joy.
White Roses – Show dad that you honor him for his honor, reverence and spirituality by giving him White Roses.
Yellow Roses – If you want dad to have joy and cheer, the Yellow Roses are perfect. This is because the yellow rose’s bright color symbolizes the warmth of a sunny day and friendship.
Moth Orchid – These Orchids have a long life and are native to Southeastern Asia. They display butterfly – shaped flowers. Its relative is the Moon Orchid which is also very hardy.
Lucky Bamboo – Very easy to grow, these plants are said to bring prosperity to the home.
Zebra Plant – For a small space in the home, The Zebra Plant is often chosen. It is from Brazil and has a spiky appearance with white bands on the leaves.
Aloe Vera – Most people know this plant has healing properties. They make beautiful additions to any home. The plant requires very little water as they originate from the arid regions of the Arabian Peninsula.
Jade Plant – Another low maintenance plant for those that are not wanting to spend lots of time caring for it, the Jade Plant needs very care. They also have an unusual look that dresses up the home.
Sunflowers – These flowers are thought to resemble the yellow Sun. Therefore, they bring Happiness and Good Fortune. And they represent life, love, loyalty. They are symbolic if you want to honor dad as someone who is always working towards his goal.
Braided Money Tree – This is a traditional and ancient symbol of good luck and prosperity. Such a great message for Dad on his special day.
Snake Plant -The Snake plant has very fresh vines that are thought to reduce stress. They represent nature, environment and positive energy. A perfect gift for Father’s Day.
Asters -The most common meanings of the aster flower are, Patience, Love of Variety and Elegance.
CHEVY TRUCK ARRANGEMENT
Talk about a dream machine! Piled high with cheerful sunflowers, this hand-painted, hand-glazed Chevy pickup is a Father’s Daydream come true. It’s one of the ways we’re commemorating the 100th Anniversary of Chevy Trucks! Flowers and stems will vary according to availability.
Pugh’s Flowers Father’s Day Floral Gifts
Pugh’s Flowers offers both local and nationwide delivery options. Locally in the Germantown area, we offer same day and express flower delivery service. Nationally, we offer same day flower service. We have a team of delivery drivers on staff. We also own a delivery courier firm called Lickety-Split Couriers. They handle the vast majority of all flower arrangements that we deliver locally.
Every flower arrangement we deliver is guaranteed to arrive fresh and on-time. All come with our 100% customer satisfaction guarantee. If for any reason you do not like the arrangement that we have designed and delivered for you, please contact our floral design center and we will replace that arrangement free of charge.
The most popular flower varieties requested from Pugh’s Flowers customers are Alstroemeria, Asiatic Lilies, Azaleas, Bird of Paradise, Carnations, Cymbidium Orchids, Daisies, Gerbera Daisies, Hydrangea, Orchids, Oriental Lilies, Poms, Red Roses, Lavender Roses, Yellow Roses, Stargazer Lilies and Tulips
Pugh’s Flowers isn’t just a flower shop. We offer one of the very best selections of beautiful green, flowering and tropical plants found anywhere in Germantown. Plants make really nice gifts. They last a long time, which allows the recipient to enjoy the gift longer. Another great plus is plants are an appropriate gift for a wide variety of occasions.
DAD’S PERFECT GIFT
Our designer will choose a seasonal green house plant in a nice concrete container! This gift also comes with our Hunter’s Reserve Gift set which includes 2 meats, 2 cheeses, and 2 mustards! It is the perfect gift for any man in your life!
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