Holiday Flower Arranging Tips from Our Experts

If you’re hosting friends and family this holiday season, consider a floral arrangement as the finishing touch for the dinner table, dessert bar or cocktail station. We asked our Global Floral Buyers Kate O’Connor and Amanda Rainey for their tips and tricks for buying, arranging and ensuring your flowers look fresh and vibrant long after the party’s over.

Deck Your Halls: Easy Ways to Decorate with Holiday Greenery

Christmas trees, tabletop trees, garlands, and assorted greenery. We've got everything you need to infuse your home with some holiday spirit in our floral department. Read on for decorating inspiration, tips and tricks from a few of our favorite entertaining bloggers.
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Roses for Relief: Give a Flower and Give Back

Every week Whole Foods Market imports Fair Trade roses from Ecuador, and when a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit the country earlier this year, our floral buyers wanted to find a way to help the thousands of families displaced by the disaster. This week, individual long stem roses will be available for purchase in our floral departments for $2 each, and 100% of the proceeds will go toward a guaranteed $100,000 donation to Hogar de Cristo, an emergency home contruction program.
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One Tree Planted for Every Christmas Tree Sold

With the goal of helping to restore forest ecosystems, Whole Foods Market is partnering with American Forests, the largest non-profit membership organization dedicated to planting trees.

Whole Trade Flowers Help Colombian Children Blossom

In Colombia, families face many obstacles to educational success. Government-funded public schools typically provide only one year of preschool, and many schools operate on a half-day schedule. Working parents with infants and toddlers often struggle to find high-quality child care during those crucial early years. 

Whole Foods Market sources some of our Whole Trade® flowers from Elite Flower in Facatativá, Colombia, where an innovative program provides early childhood education, primary school and scholarships for children of farmworkers.

From Winter Gloom to Spring Blooms

Toward the end of a long, cold, grey Midwest winter, nothing brightened our home like pink tulips, yellow daffodils or a mixed bouquet.
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5 Ways to Extend the Life of Roses

Flowers are fleeting, but the sentiments they express are timeless. With that in mind, we asked Whole Foods Market® Floral Buyer Diana Westcott for expert tips to extend the life of roses.
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Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Whole Foods Market’s legendary Quality Standards make it my go-to place for Valentine candies, luxurious body care, and Whole Trade® flowers that give back to the communities where they were grown. Here’s a quick run-down of the goodies I’ll be giving as gifts this year.

Set the Table with Beautiful Thanksgiving Flowers

Fresh, vibrant blooms on a holiday table cover a multitude of hosting sins from children’s toys sprawled out at guests’ feet to the slightly over-toasted sliced almonds in the salad. Flowers make everything better – especially flowers with the Whole Trade® Guarantee.
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This Mother’s Day, Make a Difference with Whole Trade

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When Julia Ward Howe penned the original “Mother’s Day Proclamation” in 1870, it was a call to action:

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