Saint Patrick’s Day is a great time to celebrate Irish culture and heritage. There are many varieties of Saint Patrick’s Day Flowers that are perfect for delivering on Saint Patrick’s Day! This holiday was created by the Christian Church in Ireland in the 5th century. Saint Patrick’s Day is known as a religious feast day and holiday in Ireland, Northern Ireland and those countries with large Irish diaspora communities. A popular tradition for celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day involves wearing green clothing or shamrocks.
This is a fun holiday to celebrate. It is recognized on March 17th, but the date has nothing to do with St. Patrick himself. According to legend, St. Patrick used his staff to chase away snakes from Ireland and since then it has become tradition for people all over the world to wear green on this day. The first recorded celebration of Saint Patrick’s Day was held by Irish immigrants in Boston in 1737; however, it was not until 1952 that President Truman declared March 17th as National Shamrock Day and encouraged Americans everywhere to wear green clothing or flowers as a way of honoring their Irish ancestry during this festive occasion!
The day commemorates Saint Patrick and the arrival of Christianity in Ireland. It is a religious feast day and holiday in Ireland, Northern Ireland and those countries with large Irish diaspora communities. Saint Patrick’s Day celebrations have been held for over 1,000 years and are thought to date back to the 5th century when St. Patrick arrived in Ireland as a missionary monk from Great Britain. The first recorded mention of Saint Patrick’s Day was written by Aengus, an Irish monk who lived around 460 AD: “I know how I am born; I know my father and mother; but I do not know how it came about that I am alive now at this moment.”
Saint Patrick’s Day commemorates Saint Patrick (circa 385-461), the most commonly recognized of the patron saints of Ireland. The day is observed primarily by people who are members or adherents of the Roman Catholic Church; however, many other Christian denominations have also adopted this celebration as part of their own traditions. Saint Patrick’s Day has been a public holiday in Ireland since 1903; it was made an official feast day by Pope Boniface VIII in 1300 AD after he created the Feast of St Gregory to replace an existing one on March 17th that was originally dedicated to St Brigid but was moved when she died around 523 AD!
A popular tradition for celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day involves wearing green clothing or shamrocks. Green is the color of Ireland, so it makes sense that people would want to wear something that reminds them of their heritage. Green is also the color of spring, which is a time of renewal and growth–a perfect fit for this holiday! In fact, green was once associated with St. Patrick himself because he used a shamrock leaf as an example when explaining how God created all things in threes: “He made Heaven; He made Hell; And between these two extremes He placed man.” The use of green may have started with this story about St. Patrick using a shamrock leaf as an analogy for how God created everything (which itself has been debated). Regardless of its origins though, don’t be surprised if your friend wears some sort of shade ranging from light minty-blueish through olive drab today!
There are many varieties of flowers that are perfect for delivering on Saint Patrick’s Day! Flower bouquets and centerpieces are a great way to show your friends, family, and colleagues that you’re thinking of them on Saint Patrick’s Day. There are many varieties of flowers that are perfect for delivering on Saint Patrick’s Day! We have all the flower varieties that you need to make beautiful bouquets and centerpieces.
We hope you enjoyed learning about the history of Saint Patrick’s Day and how to celebrate it! If you have any questions about our flowers, please do not hesitate to reach out!
Bussey’s Florist Saint Patrick’s Day Flowers and Plants
Bussey’s Florist & Gifts is a family owned and operated floral design firm. Our company was founded in 1976. We operate two flower shops in Floyd and Polk County Georgia. Our firm was voted Best Local Florist, by readers of the Rome News Tribune and the Journal-Standard. We provide local same day and express flower delivery anywhere in the Armuchee Georgia area.
The Bussey’s Florist delivery team makes daily delivery runs to customers in Armuchee, Georgia. The town of Armuchee is approximately 10.4 miles from our Rome flower shop location. It takes our delivery drivers approximately 17 minutes to make the drive. Our delivery team is one of the best in North Georgia. We deliver to businesses, residential homes, churches, funeral homes and more.
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Many of the flowers we sell are purchased directly from floral farms. We buy for both domestic and international growers. Buying direct offers great advantages for us and for our customers. There are often significant cost savings when buying from the flower farms. We routinely pass along much of those savings to our customers. Buying direct also reduces the time between when the flowers are cut at the farms and when they arrive here in Rome and Cedartown. By reducing that time frame, we can ensure the flowers arrive fresher. Creating flower arrangements with fresher flowers, means our customers get to enjoy them longer.
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Bussey’s Florist backs every flower purchase with our 100% customer satisfaction guarantee. If you are not happy with the design we have created for you, please contact one of our floral design centers. We will replace that arrangement with one of equal or greater value. Many of the flowers we purchase many of the flowers we sell direct from the farms. That ensures our clients always have access to the highest quality floral products available. We guarantee that your get well flowers will be fresh and beautiful when they arrive.
Get Well Flowers
Our delivery staff makes daily delivery runs to Polk Medical Center, Floyd Medical Center and to Redmond Regional Medical Center. We have years of experience delivering to these facilities. We know the best times to accomplish delivery at each facility. If you would like to send, get well flowers, a plant or gift to one of our area medical facilities, we are the best option for same day and express delivery service.
Local Same Day Flower Delivery
The delivery team at Bussey’s arrives each day at around 8:00 am. We make every effort to complete all of our daily deliveries not later than 5:00 pm each day. Included in our daily deliver schedule are delivery runs to all local Armuchee area businesses, homes, schools, hospitals, churches, funeral homes, mortuaries and cemeteries. Customers located in Floyd and Polk County have the option of selecting local same day or express flower delivery service.
Express Flower Delivery
For time when you need Get Well flowers to arrive by a specific time of day, we encourage you to select our express flower delivery option. With express delivery, we can usually design and delivery your flowers within approximately 4 hours of the time you order.
Nice as a Saint Patrick’s Day Bouquet, our award-winning team at Bussey’s Florist & Gifts created this stunning bouquet. Featuring all white hydrangea, oriental lilies, roses and premium greens, the arrangement will be a reflection of your good taste. Bussey’s arrangements are custom gifts designed by hand. Mother Nature changes our farm-fresh inventory every morning. To assure your gift is fresh and gorgeous, our designers may need to make substitutions but will capture the color & style of your selection to deliver a “WOW” for your recipient.
Bussey’s Florist & Gifts Rome
500 East 2nd Avenue Suite 7
Rome, GA 30161
Bussey’s Florist & Gifts Cedartown
302 Main Street Cedartown
Cedartown, GA 30125