Are You a Busy Bee?

Fri, Aug 17, 2018

If so, don't worry, this trend is perfect for the busy person who loves plants!

Succulents continue to be a popular and growing trend and it's no wonder why! They grow in a huge variety of unique looks, and they require relatively low maintanence. When people joke about being plant killers, it's usually because...

Pure Michigan Flowers

Fri, Aug 3, 2018

It's that time of year again! Mixed Michigan flowers are blooming and we couldn't be happier!

As a flower shop, we specialize in arranging flowers, not growing them. Many years ago, our great-grandfather and grandfather dappled in growing some of the flowers for the shop, but they didn't find it very successful, so...

Bringing the Tropics to Michigan

Fri, Jul 20, 2018

Tropical flowers surely add a little pizzazz to floral designs.

The middle of summer is as tropical as Michigan ever gets, and we have one idea that is sure to make you feel like you're on an exotic island. We promise it's a whole lot cheaper and easier than booking a fancy trip. All you need to do is...

Our Founding Fathers & Flowers

Fri, Jun 29, 2018

Celebrating Independence Day with flowers is a great way to honor our Founding Fathers!

The Fourth of July is a quintessential American holiday where we often think of fun summertime festivities and time spent with friends and family. A day relaxing at the lake or by the pool day with friends, a barbecue with family,...

Roses Aren't Just Red

Fri, Jun 15, 2018

Roses come in a variety of colors, shapes, and sizes, and growing them requires much careful attention.

Most people don't know an agapanthus from an allium, but they can identify a rose. June is National Rose Month, and roses are hands down the most popular and well known flower. However, we find that many people are less familiar with the...

Flowers for a Family Wedding

Fri, Jun 1, 2018

Designing floral arrangements for a wedding is exciting, and when the wedding is for a family member, it becomes even more special for us.

This past Memorial Day weekend, our cousin, Katie, was married in Grand Rapids, MI. Weddings are always a big family affair for us and this wedding was no exception. An out of town wedding meant a little extra effort, but considering our...

Why Flowers?

Fri, May 25, 2018

Working in a family business is hard work, but there is something extra special about working with flowers.

After growing up in the floral industry, we are used to being surrounded by flowers. Cecilia and I regularly hear how lucky we are and how much fun it must be to work at a flower shop. I’ve smiled and nodded many times at such...

Hi there! Welcome to our flower shop.

We are Elizabeth and Cecilia Viviano, sister duo and the faces behind the blossoming pictures and flowery speech you will find on these pages. As fourth generation family members behind Viviano Flower Shop, we are immersed in everything floral. Flowers are one of the most beautiful parts of creation. Ralph Waldo Emerson put it simply, “the earth laughs in flowers,” and here, we delight in sharing our floral fancies. Thank you for visiting with us!