Pike Nurseries: Fall centerpieces - KMSP-TV

Pike Nurseries: Fall centerpieces

Posted: Updated:

Centerpieces are a great way to capture the season and add warmth to any kitchen, dining room or even your outdoor patio table! Create a fall arrangement that will last weeks or even months.

Here are some tips from Pike Nurseries:

Considerations When Designing a Centerpiece

  • Think about how you will use the area
  • If putting an arrangement on a kitchen or dining room table, make sure you can see over the arrangement or that it can easily be moved
  • If it will be around food, choose something that is artificial or be sure to cover the dirt with moss


Wreaths

  • Wreaths are typically used on doors, but their shape makes them great as a centerpiece as well
  • Place a fall wreath in the center of a table and create a display that is contained in the interior of the wreath
  • Electric candles are a great option
  • They look real and have a on/off timer switch, so you don't have to worry about them being a fire hazard


Houseplant Arrangement

  • Make an arrangement with houseplants
  • It will give you fresh flowers that will last months
  • Choose plants with similar light needs – a Pike Associate can help
  • Choose several plants that coordinate in their leaf size, shape or color
  • Be sure to place a saucer or cork stand under the arrangement to protect your table from water


Flower Tower

  • If you're having company over and are planning a buffet, use additional pots to create extra height
  • You can dress up your flower tower for the season by adding real or artificial pumpkins & gourds around the saucer


Fall Picks

  • Dress up existing houseplants, container gardens or empty pots with fall picks
  • Don't be afraid to cut or bend the long stems to make them your desired height


This Weekend at Pike Nurseries

  • Stop in Pike Nurseries this weekend and save while creating your fall centerpiece
  • All glazed pots are 30% off & orchids are 20% off

LINK: PIKE NURSERIES WEBSITE

  • Good Day ArchiveMore>>

  • Back to School Jamboree with Hosea Feed The Hungry

    Back to School Jamboree with Hosea Feed The Hungry

    Hosea Feed the Hungry will host their annual Back to School Jamboree on Sunday, July 13, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at Turner Field. Children will receive a backpack filled with school supplies.

    Hosea Feed the Hungry will host their annual Back to School Jamboree on Sunday, July 13, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at Turner Field. Children will receive a backpack filled with school supplies.

  • Disabled teen uses wakeboarding for therapy

    Disabled teen uses wakeboarding for therapy

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-07-31 23:25:49 GMT
    It’s the final week at Youth Water Sports Camp in Cartersville and one out-of-town camper is making quite a splash!
    It’s the final week at Youth Water Sports Camp in Cartersville and one out-of-town camper is making quite a splash!
  • Taco Thursday with Buck

    Taqueria Tsunami in Marietta on Square- Asian Latino Fusion

    Taqueria Tsunami in Marietta on Square- Asian Latino Fusion

    Thursday, July 31 2014 9:41 AM EDT2014-07-31 13:41:09 GMT
    What do you get when you combine the flavors from the Far East with the flavors from South of the Border? You get Taqueria Tsunami, a Latin-Asian fusion restaurant on the Marietta Square which just happens to be this week's stop on 'Taco Thursday...With Buck'.
    What do you get when you combine the flavors from the Far East with the flavors from South of the Border? You get Taqueria Tsunami, a Latin-Asian fusion restaurant on the Marietta Square which just happens to be this week's stop on 'Taco Thursday...With Buck'.
Powered by WorldNow

KMSP-TV
11358 Viking Drive
Eden Prairie, MN 55344

Phone: (952) 944-9999
Fax: (952) 942-0455

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices