Orchids are one of the oldest flowering plants that still exist today and can be found all over the world. Their ubiquity, however, does not make them common. There is an air of mystique that surrounds orchids as their graceful, structural elegance and beautiful blooms are still very much coveted today. With an interesting history and rich symbolism, orchids are a treasure to own and a great gift to give to someone for any occasion. Here at Billy Heroman’s Flowers, the top florist in Baton Rouge, we love the variety of styles, shapes, and colors of orchids and are always in awe of their intricate beauty. Check out our orchid-related blogs below to discover more about this enigmatic bloom.
The orchid possesses an undeniably alluring beauty. Some estimates date the ancient origins of orchids well past 100 million years ago, making them among the oldest and biggest family of flowering plants in the world.
Orchids are beautiful flowering plants that bloom for fairly long periods of time. They come in a vast variety of shapes and sizes. And with a little love and care, they can last for years! Three common types of Orchids are Dendrobium, Phalaenopsis, and Cattleya.
After getting through 2020, how about we pad our chances of having a much better year in 2021 by bringing some good luck plants into the home.
In celebration of Women’s History Month, Baton Rouge’s premier florist Billy Heroman’s is not only highlighting some of our favorite ladies from history and today but also divulging their favorite flower. Every flower is as beautiful and unique, and these amazing women love them.
Love is in the air in Baton Rouge, which means Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! If you’re still trying to figure out what to get your husband or boyfriend for Valentine’s Day, our florists at Billy Heroman’s want to remind you that there plenty of V-Day gifts for men can be found right here at our local flower shop.
This month brings us International Women’s Day, a global celebration on March 8 of everything women have been striving to achieve for the past century. While not associated with any particular organization or nationality, this movement includes women around the world in the universal fight for equality.
There are two occasions when housewarming gifts are appropriate – when a friend or loved one moves into a new home, and when someone new moves into your neighborhood.