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Holidays & Occasions FAQs -- Sympathy Flowers
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1 How do I know what is appropriate when ordering flowers for a funeral? 15628
2 I have seen a lot of different styles of floral arrangements at funeral services lately. What is best? How do I order a "special" design? 14367
3 Is it okay to send flowers to the family's home? If so, when is it appropriate to send them? 14146
4 Is it still appropriate to send flowers if the death notice mentions a charitable donation? 14513
5 Is it acceptable to send roses or flowers in a glass vase to the funeral home? 14146
6 If several of us want to go in together for funeral flowers, how do we sign our names so the family knows how to thank us? 14381
7 Where did the tradition of sending funeral flowers come from? 13160
8 Is it appropriate to send a plant to the funeral home? If so, will the funeral home send it to the family after the service? 9051
9 If I want to place a tribute in or on the casket, what should I do? 14113
10 What is appropriate to send for a cremation? 16382
 

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Aboutflowers.com is the information resource on flowers, florists, plants and gifts.

Aboutflowers.com features photos and images of flowers, floral arrangements, bouquets, floral designs and plants, as well as tips on flower and plant care, a comprehensive list of flower meanings, the latest flower holiday statistics and numbers, flower design trends, sample card messages, flower gift-buying advice and a directory of local florists.

Aboutflowers.com offers flower gift and decorating and entertaining ideas for all occasions, including Christmas, Hanukkah, Mother's Day, Valentine's Day, Thanksgiving, Easter, Secretaries Week and Administrative Professionals Week. Brides-to-be will find tips for wedding flowers, including bridal bouquets, ceremony and reception flowers and advice for working with a wedding florist. Sympathy flowers help comfort a relative, friend or associate who has lost a loved one. Aboutflowers.com also features get-well flowers, prom flowers, and tips for ordering flowers and sending flowers to a man, and ideas for flowers for every room of your home.

Florists have always known that flowers make people happy, and now scientific research proves flower power. Aboutflowers.com highlights university research proving the emotional and behavioral benefits of flowers and plants. Rutgers research shows that the presence of flowers triggers happy emotions, heightens feelings of life satisfaction and affects social behavior in a positive manner far beyond what is normally believed. Another Rutgers study demonstrates that flowers ease depression, inspire social networking and refresh memory as we age. A Harvard study reveals that people feel more compassionate toward others, have less worry and anxiety, and feel less depressed when fresh cut flowers are present in the home. And a Texas A&M study demonstrates that workers' idea generation, creative performance and problem-solving skills improve substantially in workplace environments that include flowers and plants.

Aboutflowers.com is hosted by the Society of American Florists, the U.S. floral industry trade association.

Visit www.nationalfloristdirectory.com to find a local SAF member florist to send flowers, roses and gifts for delivery.