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Flowering Pear Trees of Spring in Southern Oregon

Flowering Pear Trees of Spring in Southern Oregon

Posted by on May 11, 2015 in Field Notes, Flowers & Plants, Fresh Fruit | 0 comments

Southern Oregon offers some of the most inviting weather all year long, but spring is a truly special time of year. Some of our most popular gift baskets and gourmet towers are filled with delicious fruit grown in our own Southern Oregon orchards, but before there is fruit, there is always a flower. As the pears blossom, flowers bloom in groves. Recently,...

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Bee Pollination in Our Orchards

Bee Pollination in Our Orchards

Posted by on Mar 13, 2015 in Field Notes, Flowers & Plants | 0 comments

Spring is nearly here, which means that our many peach and pear orchards will soon be blossoming, on their way to producing sweet and delicious fruit in the summer and fall. However, there’s an important step that has to take place before the trees will bear fruit: pollination. Each year, Harry & David contracts to bring beehives into our orchards,...

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BEAUTIFUL MOTHER’S DAY FLOWERS FOR MOM

BEAUTIFUL MOTHER’S DAY FLOWERS FOR MOM

Posted by on Apr 18, 2014 in Flowers & Plants, Gift Ideas, Holidays & Celebrations | 0 comments

Moms do so much, day after day and year after year. They work tirelessly, give generously and love unconditionally. Mother’s Day is a time to honor all that they do and let them know they are appreciated. Being there in person on Mother’s Day is ideal, but sometimes it just doesn’t pan out. No matter how far away you may be, you can still make her...

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DECORATING FOR EASTER

DECORATING FOR EASTER

Posted by on Apr 2, 2014 in Flowers & Plants, Holidays & Celebrations | 0 comments

Perhaps it’s your turn to host the annual Easter hunt. Or, maybe you just want to liven up the house with the vibrant colors and sweet fragrances of spring. Whatever your reason, we’re here to make decorating your home as fun and festive as painting Easter eggs. (Okay, almost as fun.) So, we’ve put together these suggestions for Easter decorations...

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National Agriculture Day 2014

National Agriculture Day 2014

Posted by on Mar 25, 2014 in Flowers & Plants, Fresh Fruit | 0 comments

National Agriculture Day, first celebrated in 1973, is part of an initiative to increase the public awareness of the critical role agriculture plays in today’s society. This year, it happens to fall on March 25.   Agriculture is a keystone to our business here at Harry & David, and we owe our business to our famous Royal Riviera® Pears and how...

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SHARE YOUR LOVE (FOR TREATS) THIS VALENTINE’S DAY

SHARE YOUR LOVE (FOR TREATS) THIS VALENTINE’S DAY

Posted by on Feb 4, 2014 in Flowers & Plants, Fresh Fruit, Gift Ideas, Holidays & Celebrations | 0 comments

Valentine’s Day is all about love, but not just romantic love. It’s about your love for your mom, your best friend and your cousin. It’s also about your love of chocolate covered strawberries and cupcakes and cookies. Sharing delicious Valentine’s Day gifts with family and friends is a great way to spread the love, especially with those who you...

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