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Father's Day

Dad deserves his acknowledgement on Father's Day just as much as mom on her special holiday. Send Dad a beautiful arrangement that truly matches his personality. If the way to your dad's heart is through his stomach, why not try sending a gift basket full of delicious treats your dad is sure to love! Whatever you need to send a gift to dad in White Sulphur Springs or anywhere else in the country, Gillespie's Flowers & Events can help!
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Grandparents Day

There’s no love like the love of a grandparent. Send Grandma and Grandpa the perfect gift of a beautiful flower arrangement. Brighten their space with bouquets of autumn blossoms or maybe even the traditional flowers of Grandparents Day. Pick an arrangement of lilies that represent devotion, true love, and respect. Say how you feel with an arrangement of red and pink roses that symbolize admiration, appreciation, and love, or with a bouquet of purple and blue flowers representing their wisdom and dignity.

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Rosh Hashanah

This Rosh Hashanah, say "Shanah Tovah" and give the gift of flowers during the celebration of Jewish New Year. Let those you care about know you wish them to have a good year with the gift of flowers. While we offer same-day local delivery to White Sulphur Springs and surrounding areas, we also deliver anywhere in the U.S. and Canada so we can take care of your floral needs regardless if the intended recipient is down the road or seven states away. In addition to eating honey-dipped apples for a "sweet" new year, give the gift of fresh flowers for a "fresh" new year today!
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National Boss Day

Flowers never fail to bring a smile to someone's face. Who could use a smile more than your boss? Gillespie's Flowers & Events can help you choose a fantastic floral arrangement that's sure to make your boss turn that frown upside down. Who knows, maybe you'll get out of work a few minutes early?
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Sweetest Day

Sweetest Day gift baskets from Gillespie's Flowers & Events in White Sulphur Springs are the perfect gift for this tasty holiday. Not only are they filled with your favorite sweet snacks, but they can be customized to be even more sweet for your special someone. Have a candy gift basket made for your friend who loves to snack. For chocolate lovers, you could send a candy bar gift basket or a gourmet chocolate gift basket, it just depends on your Sweetie's taste. Just give Gillespie's Flowers & Events a call and we'll help you find the perfect treat for your Sweet.
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Halloween

Why should I buy flowers for Halloween?

With Spooky Season just around the corner, the thoughts of spell-tastic costume parties, movie night marations, hay rides, carving jack o'lanterns, tasty treats, and making magical memories with friends are all building the excitement. Don’t be left in the dark and miss out on this excellent opportunity to create a wicked Halloween setup this year. Elevate your decor game and bewitch your guests with vibrant Halloween themed flowers.

Spell-Binding Party Decor
Find a hex-cellent selection of flowers that will liven up your Halloween decor. Impress your guests as they are raiding the snack and refreshment tables by placing your flowers as an eye-catching piece of your decor. You can easily place your arrangement as part of your dining room table setup, on your kitchen counter, or walkway end tables. There is no limit to how you could creatively incorporate your gorgeous flowers.

Bewitching Business Decor
Looking to bring more magic to the office? Select an elegantly eerie and glowing floral arrangement that will be perfect to adorn the front desk, waiting rooms, liven up the breakroom, or provide extra glow to your desk. No matter what room you choose,

Enchanting Gift
Share the festivities and cast a smile on their face by giving your friends and family a special Halloween arrangement this October. Life can seem happy or beastly at times. Lift someone’s spirits by surprising them with a gift of gorgeously themed flowers.

Explore our Halloween flower options and select your favorite spooky assortment. If you have any questions regarding your order or delivery, please feel free to contact us at (304) 536-1991. One of our associates would be happy to help you.

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Thanksgiving (USA)

Fall is a favorite time for flowers. The colors of autumn abound during this beautiful season of Thanksgiving. Let Gillespie's Flowers & Events help you bring this color into your home with the help of autumn flowers. With the simple addition of flowers on your Thanksgiving table, your family dinner will transform into a glorious Thanksgiving feast! Gillespie's Flowers & Events in White Sulphur Springs can help you say "I am thankful for you," to any friends and family who are unable to make it to your house for the holiday. Just give us a call, we are thankful for you.
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Hanukkah

Don’t get distracted by all the Festival of Lights activities and be caught off guard without your centerpiece. Order your Hanukkah flowers today! During the high-volume order periods that surround the holiday season, our supplies become limited. You don’t want to miss out on the perfect white and blue flower arrangement to adorn your home or deliver to your friend. You can order online, over the phone, or in-person, whatever you are comfortable with. We want to help you get that perfect floral arrangement.
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Christmas

How do I take care of the flowers I ordered?

Once you have received your flowers for Christmas, you would like to preserve their beauty as long as possible. Below we have provided fresh flower care tips to help guide you.

First things first
Remove the plastic that may have been wrapping your flowers. Once the plastic wrapping is removed, your flowers will be able to breathe. Next, fill a vase with fresh water for your flowers.

Where you place your flowers can make a difference
Extreme temperatures can be harmful to the delicacy of your flowers. Do your best to avoid placing them in areas they will be too hot. This could include windowsills, direct sunlight all day, or an overly hot room. This can cause your flowers to wilt or dry out more quickly. Most flowers thrive best in cooler and more controlled conditions.

Ethylene gas can damage the lifespan of your flowers. So it is important to avoid placing your flowers near any fruit or in the line of cigarette smoke.

Maintaining a beautiful presentation
Periodically tend to your flowers to help preserve their beauty.

  • For vase arrangements, provide your flowers with fresh water. Your flowers will drink the water they need to provide themselves with proper hydration.
  • For basket arrangements, we recommend providing your flowers with daily fresh water.
  • When the water in your vase becomes cloudy, clean out your vase thoroughly with soap and water and then refill it with fresh water. Using soapy water to clean your vase will remove any bacteria that could cause your flowers to deteriorate more quickly.
  • For any wilting leaves or stems, remove the strongly wilted contents to help maintain your beautiful display.
  • Using a sharp knife, cut your stems at an angle one to two inches from the bottom of the stem. A fresh open stem will help your flowers absorb water for hydration. We recommend that you avoid using scissors to cut your flowers. Scissors can crush the stems and prevent the flowers from being able to absorb the water.
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Valentine's Day

How far in advance should I order flowers for Valentine’s Day?

The sooner you place your order, the better. You can set the day for your delivery on any day in the future. When you place your order and set your future delivery in advance, you secure your selection and prevent placing your order during a time of limited supply. You provide yourself with the assurance that your product choice will be able to be filled when the time comes.

The later your order is placed, the riskier your chances are to receive the exact florals you desire. During an order-dense period of time, such as Valentine’s Day, specific flower supplies run low or go out of stock, and the shop relies upon a new shipment to come in. This often results in flower substitutions to fill an order.

Be your hero and not your enemy.


Do I order my flowers online or in-person?
This is up to you! We offer the convenience for you to easily select, order, pay, and set a delivery date for your flowers. You will be able to provide your desired card message and delivery instructions once you select the arrangement of your choice.

If you would like to place your order in-person at Gillespie's Flowers & Events, we would be delighted to speak with you and assist with your needs. While you’re with us, feel free to inquire about any questions you may have and our associates would be glad to help you.

If you are unable to travel to the shop and you have questions regarding the details of your order or other needs, please feel free to contact us at (304) 536-1991.

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Passover

This Passover, add a special touch to your home with a beautiful floral arrangement. Complete your Seder table with a bouquet of springtime flowers that radiate happiness and love. Send flowers to your Passover dinner host and express your gratitude through a festive arrangement of lilies, roses, carnations, hydrangeas, and more. Order today and we can deliver your florals wherever that may be. Whether that is right up the road or miles away. We are here to add that special touch to your celebration.
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Easter

What better way to celebrate Easter than with the candy-colors of springtime? Think you're too old for an Easter basket? Think again! Order a lush basket of Easter flowers from Gillespie's Flowers & Events for yourself or any bunny who needs a little pick-me-up! Whether your style is bright and cheery gerbera daisies or powdery pastel lilies, this White Sulphur Springs florist has you covered!
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Admin Professionals Day

This year, for National Administrative Professionals’ Day give the gift of a beautiful flower arrangement. With beautiful spring blooms of pinks, reds, and yellows, one of our bouquets is sure to brighten any desk. Send a friendly array of gerberas, daisies, lilies, and more, all in a fun vase. Do you want to send them something a little extra? Add one of our gift baskets of fun goodies to your order. We can deliver them to your office, or schools for our education professionals or come pick it up yourself. No matter the destination, Gillespie's Flowers & Events can help.
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Mother's Day

Mother's Day FAQ

Where is Gillespie's Flowers & Events located?

Gillespie's Flowers & Events is located in White Sulphur Springs, WV.

Popular Mother's Day Flowers

Pink carnations

Roses

Lilies

Tulips

Iris

Daisies

Alstroemaria

Snapdragons

Spray roses

Peonies

Can I request a flower substitution in my Mother's Day arrangement?

Yes, Gillespie's Flowers & Events can provide flower substitutions, depending upon availability. During high-order volume holidays, such as Mother's Day, we recommend placing your order as early as possible. Typically, the closer florists get to Mother's Day, the more orders we have and flower supplies quickly run out.

If you would like to stay ahead of the game, order your desired flowers in advance to protect against any order complications. Please feel free to connect with us (304) 536-1991 regarding what order specifications you would like for your flowers. One of our associates would be happy to assist you.

Do I order my Mother's Day flowers online or in person?

Feel free to come by our shop or place your order at your convenience online.

Online, you can explore your options, select your favorite flowers, order, submit payment, and set a delivery date for your flowers. After you have chosen your flowers in the ordering process, you can provide any card messages or specific delivery instructions.

If you would like to place your order in person at Gillespie's Flowers & Events, drop in and allow one of our associates to tend to your needs. We would be delighted to speak with you. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask while you're with us.

If you are unable to travel to the shop and have questions regarding the details of your order or other needs, please feel free to contact us at (304) 536-1991.

When should I schedule my flower delivery?

Place your orders early to beat the crowds! Select the flowers you love and set the delivery date in advance to ensure you can get your mother's favorite flowers. During Mother's Day, we receive a high volume of flower orders.

When you place an order too close to Mother's Day, you risk having to select a different product or make flower substitutions. This is due to flower supplies running low with many orders to fill. Waiting for supply trucks after our supplies have dwindled can also be unpredictable.

Secure your flowers and order delivery date by skipping the stress and ordering in advance

Will my flowers be delivered even if no one is home?

If you are sending flowers to your mother or to yourself and nobody's there we recommend that you provide additional delivery instructions during the online ordering process. If you have already placed your order, please feel free to give us a call (304) 536-1991 if you need to provide additional delivery instructions.

How can I contact Gillespie's Flowers & Events?

If you have questions regarding the details of your order, delivery, or other needs, please feel free to contact Gillespie's Flowers & Events at (304) 536-1991. We would be happy to assist you.