Flower Therapy

With people's desire for tranquility and stress relief stronger than ever, scientific studies reveal 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 at work. Flowers have a beneficial impact on state of mind and emotional well being. Flowers, in conjunction with their design and color schemes, create feelings that enhance our moods. Therefore, making people more likely to feel happier and have more enthusiasm and energy when flowers were at work, thus improving productivity on the job. Our approach at Nicola Flora is to ask questions about what atmosphere or mood you are trying to create and we will provide expert advice on arrangements or gifts that enhance any sentiment or occasion. Describing the recipient's personality, as well as favorite hobbies or colors will help us match the floral arrangement or gift with the recipient's personal preferences.

Nurturing: A true sense of caring is created by a combination of colors that are fragile, soft and tender. Arrangements in pastel shades and the softest yellows, peaches, warm pinks, creamy whites and subtle greens make us feel safe, snug and loved. Consider a nurturing floral arrangement for a new mother, a sick friend or a grieving loved one anyone who would benefit from a caring, loving embrace.

Romantic: A sensation of intimacy, nostalgia and comfort is captured in this color palette, a blend of delicate warm and cool colors with lavenders and pinks at its heart. Romantic arrangements express loving sentiments and admiration to mothers, sisters, grandmothers, aunts, best friends, significant others and brides-to-be.

Sensuous: The rich, luxurious color combinations of the sensuous palette set the mood for sophisticated, passionate and even seductive settings. Robust reds and purples, hot pinks and spicy oranges are at the soul of this dynamic floral feeling. Consider a sensuous arrangement for a very special evening or an elegant dinner party anywhere you want to feel magnetic and extravagant.

Tranquil: Serenity and relaxation are the essence of this color scheme. Its peaceful palette, reminiscent of sky and sea, is dominated by clear, light shades of green, misty blues and other cool hues. A vase of tranquility is perfect for busy moms, harried professionals and those who seek a moment of calm from life's stressful situations.

Whimsical: Fun-loving, free-spirited, playful feelings are conveyed by the whimsical palette, which is characterized by bold, contrasting colors. Floral arrangements featuring these hues set an upbeat tone and are ideal for birthdays, graduations, promotions and other celebrations.