Allen’s Flower Market Selected as Best Long Beach Florist by Beachcomber Readers

AFM7We are honored to have been selected by the readers of the Beachcomber as the best Long Beach Florist for 2016 as a Best of Long Beach Gold Winner.

The newspaper told us that we received an impressive number of votes during the July voting period, so we are thrilled that our customers think that much of us to vote us as the winner in this category.AFM6

The results were just recently shared with Beachcomber readers during the middle of September, so we believe that this will be a way to attract even more customers to our Long Beach flower shop and our website to check out what we offer in terms of value, variety, quality and service.

Every day, we strive to do that much better for our customers by giving them more to choose from at the best price possible.

Plus, we continue to search for the best floral farm partners and gift partners, including supporting local businesses like we do for our online bakery products.

We also keep adding new floral designs and products to our Long Beach florist location and our website to provide you with the best gift and décor ideas for your celebrations, occasions, and design enjoyment.AFM4

In addition, we also are continuing to expand our event and wedding flower services so we can help more people create memorable days and events that are framed with the freshest flowers and the most unique floral designs.AFM7

Thank you to our customers, vendors, and partners as well as our staff for giving us the enjoyment we have as a local Long Beach business. We look forward to serving all of you for years to come.

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Autumn is Here and So are Our Fall Flowers!

afm1Autumn officially arrives on September 22nd, but the good news is we are already ready for it with our new fall flower arrangement collection.

Plus, our Long Beach flower shop also has other seasonal gifts like fall collectibles and more.afm4

To get you in the mood for the changing season and show you what you can give as gifts for those special birthdays or use as décor for your home during the Jewish New Year, Halloween, and Thanksgiving, check out these amazing fall flower arrangements:

  • We have many flower centerpieces and excellent floral displays that fit in great at the dining table, coffee table, foyer and more. Harvest Hurricane offers a hurricane candle centerpiece with orchids, gerbera daisies, lilies, berry and foliage. Allen’s Autumn Centerpiece has roses, orchids, lilies, sunflowers and decorative feathers.afm3
  • Cornucopias are a symbol of fall that makes a nice touch in your home or as a gift. The Rustic Cornucopia has fall leaves, daisies, cattails and sunflowers while the Fall Cornucopia has fall foliage, roses, sunflowers and chrysanthemums.
  • Many of our fall flower arrangements are very unique. For example, Bam Boo Boo has orange lilies, green cymbidium orchids, coxcomb, millet, hypericum and bamboo in a cube vase. Autumn’s Finest has hybrid lilies, yellow spray roses, bupleurum and salal. Fall Fashion contains red gladiolus and roses, sunflowers, orange Asiatic lilies, solidago, bear grass and greenery in a ginger jar vase. Winds of Fall features hydrangea, cream roses, orange gerbera daisies, hypericum and seeded eucalyptus in a bunch vase.afm5

You can visit our Long Beach flower shop to order, call us, or go online to our website and place your order for the Long Beach area.afm8

We also deliver throughout the country so we can help you send a little bit of Autumn anywhere in the nation.

National Grandparents’ Day is September 11th

afm1This Sunday, it’s time to celebrate those special people in our lives known as our grandparents.

They are like bonus parents except they like to spoil you and just want to enjoy you. You are a joy to them.afm2

Now, it’s time to show them just how much you love what they do for you and the advice and knowledge they impart to you.

It’s National Grandparents’ Day so no matter where they are in the country we can help you send them a special gift of flowers, a flowering plant, or dish garden that let’s them know you are thinking of them.

We have some great ideas to share that may make a perfect gift for National Grandparents’ Day, including the following items some of which are new to our fall flower collection and are on sale for a limited time:afm4

  • Tuscan Sun includes sunflowers, mum, and orange accent flowers.
  • Fields of Fall offers the best of our fall flowers wrapped with a raffia bow.
  • The Name Your Price Fall Bouquet is a great idea because it leaves it up to us to create something spectacular from our fall flowers based on your prince point. These come hand-delivered in a glass vase.afm5
  • Floral Inspirations is a unique floral display with Mokara orchids, pin cushion protea, calla lilies, bear grass arches and river rocks.
  • Calico Autumn has red roses, purple and green hydrangea, and berry accents for a bold floral display.
  • Allen’s Autumn Basket has yellow flowers like solidago, daisy poms, and gerbera daisies along with peach carnations and roses, lavender snaps and greenery in a yellow handled fall basket.
  • Limonada is a display of yellow with gerbera daisies, roses, tiger lilies and solidago in a clear glass cube that has been lined with fresh-cut lemons and curly willow.afm6
  • Sunkist includes spray roses, daisy poms, and lilies along with greenery and accents in a glass vase.

You can order these and more from our Long Beach flower shop by coming in or calling us, or you can go online to our website and order from there.afm7

Be sure to order now for best selection and to take advantage of our current promotions!

Enjoy Labor Day in Long Beach with Events and Flowers

AFM1Labor Day weekend is September 3-5 this year and there is a lot to enjoy as the summer draws to a close and fall is just around the corner on September 22nd.

Check out these things to do over the Labor Day weekend in Long Beach:AFM2

Labor Day Weekend Events in Long Beach

The Long Beach Greek Festival by the Beach is September 3-5 and admission is free. You can enjoy food, drinks, and dancing at this event, which is located at 5761 East Colorado Street in Long Beach.

The New Blues Festival is September 3-4 at El Dorado Regional Park and includes some of the most talented blues musicians and singers around.AFM3

Say Farewell to Summer Flowers

You may be planning your own Labor Day weekend event like a barbecue or block party so it would be great to check out our summer flower collection that is now on sale so we can clear them out for the arrival of fall flowers.AFM4

Here are some great examples of summer flowers you can use to decorate for any Labor Day events you have planned:

  • Gracefully Elegant features gerbera daisies, lilies, roses, alstromeria and snapdragons in various shades of pink along with greenery accents.
  • Summer Salsa offers a mix of orange, coral, and purple blooms like roses, dahlias, orchids and sunflowers.AFM6
  • The Dazzler includes bold colors in red, yellow, and purple like roses, chrysanthemums, gerberas, snapdragons and alstromeria.
  • Something’s Wild has hydrangea, snapdragons, birds of paradise, gerbera daisies, dendrobium orchids, antherium and tropical greenery.
  • The Long Beach Grand Prix is a mix of hydrangea, tiger lilies, sunflowers, spray roses, roses, bear grass and gerbera daisies.AFM5

Don’t forget you can order in our Long Beach flower shop, call us, or go online.

You can choose to pick up or we hand deliver. Be sure to enjoy these summer flowers while you celebrate the close of summer.

Will be debuting our fall flower collection very shortly! Stay tuned for some exciting new floral designs!