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In The Know: A Design Expert Dishes on Latest Trends

As a fourth-generation florist, J Schwanke, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, knows a thing or two (thousand) about flowers. But did you know that ...
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Try a little tenderness – Working With Bereaved Clients

Two years ago, a local pastor walked into VanNoort Florists in Niagara-on-the-Lake and requested a meeting about arranging funeral flowers. Following ...
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In Memoriam – Lillian Gilchrist, Walt Long, Gay Smith

The industry lost several icons this winter. Canadian Florist reflects on their lives and legacies.   Lillian Gilchrist Lillian Gilchrist, ...
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David Austin Roses: A Love Story

For centuries, roses have been associated with romance. They’ve received countless mentions in literature, poetry, film, and songs, often representing ...