CitiFloral Strives to Serve Its Hospital Patients — Even Including Changing Lenox Hill’s Delivery Policy

CitiFloral – A Little Shop of Flowers is located in the epicenter of some of the finest medical institutions in the world–and definitely in New York. As a result, a significant portion of our business is concentrated on dealing with these hospitals, their patients, and their staff–especially the people responsible for internal delivery of flowers . . . → Read More: CitiFloral Strives to Serve Its Hospital Patients — Even Including Changing Lenox Hill’s Delivery Policy

Our Mission is to Express Comfort with Flowers

A florist’s mission is to help express comfort with the gift of flowers. It looks like we did just that for good customer whose floral arrangement brought cheer to a friend in the hospital. She shared these thoughts with us:

I just wanted to thank you again for the beautiful flower arrangement that you delivered . . . → Read More: Our Mission is to Express Comfort with Flowers

The Florist on Bedpan Alley

CitiFloral is located on York Avenue in the Yorkville section of the Upper East Side of Manhattan. We are near many of the major world-famous hospital centers of New York–including New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Hospital, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and Hospital for Special Surgery. Lenox Hill Hospital is also nearby.

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Valentines Day 2017 in NYC

Are you celebrating Valentines Day in New York City this year? Dinner is always good but we have some links for ideas on what to do for the best Valentines Day ever. Romance Under the Stars Love in Times Square on Valentine’s Day Central Park Horse Drawn Carriage Ride with Photoshoot

And don’t forget . . . → Read More: Valentines Day 2017 in NYC

Watch for our new flower delivery van!

CitiFloral welcomes the newest member of our family: Our new floral delivery van ready to carry our flowers and our message through the streets of Manhattan.Our hats off to Liz Santoro-Frieda of Vinyl Images for the artwork on our van and Joyen Pendowski for creating our logo.

Our New van

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New York Botanical Garden presents Orchid Evenings

If you are in the New York area of if you are planning on visiting New York, make sure you buy tickets for one of the Orchid Evenings at the New York Botanical Gardens. Enjoy a complementary cocktail, live music and a stroll through the Botanical Gardens exhibit of Orchids. What a great way to . . . → Read More: New York Botanical Garden presents Orchid Evenings

CitiFloral celebrates the 45th annual New York City Marathon this Sunday.

The other big event, besides Halloween,this weekend here in New York–this Sunday, Nov. 1–is the Road Runners 45th annual New York City Marathon–the world’s iconic foot race.

Marathon Madness will take over the city–and during, before and after the race many roads will be closed to traffic.

New York City Marathon

Because the stretch . . . → Read More: CitiFloral celebrates the 45th annual New York City Marathon this Sunday.

Yorkville Featured in the New York Times

We have loved living and working in Yorkville since CitiFloral opened in the 80’s. The Upper East Side of Manhattan, also known as Yorkville, is home to some of the most fashionable residential and shopping districts in New York City and a center of prominent hospitals and museums. But don’t just take our word for . . . → Read More: Yorkville Featured in the New York Times

Celebrate Mother’s Day In New York City

We are big believers in Mothers Day. And as you can imagine we recommend flowers, but sometimes treating mom to an event is the right way to go. And new York is full of events on Mothers day. This article appeared in New York magazine. We have listed 10 of them here.

1. Take . . . → Read More: Celebrate Mother’s Day In New York City

Our 15 Minutes of fame.

In the very beginning, CitiFloral was a regular supplier for the broadcast media in New York. We delivered gifts from the original Law & Order in their very first season to all the locations that allowed them to shoot episodes. It was great being part of a show that immediately captured the public’s attention. We . . . → Read More: Our 15 Minutes of fame.