HISTORY OF VIOLA'S
Viola's Flower Garden was established in May of 2001 by Robyn, Art and Shaniqua (our dog) with the help of many of our dear family and friends. Yes, there is a Viola. The store is named after Robyn's grandmother who loved to garden. Although you won't see Viola at the store you will see her granddaughter working on most days.
Our first location on Fourth Street next to Price Choppers was a mere 4000 square feet, it was in the old Kmart Garden Center.
In 2002 we expanded a little, and by 2003 we had more than doubled our size as we spilled into the parking lot.
With the continued support of family, friends, wonderful employees, and of course our continued patronage of our regular customers, we took a huge leap and moved our location to Route 66, in the winter of 2006 . Our Route 66 location is at least twice the size and more visible from the road.
Although physically we are not the same small company, from the owners, to the employees even to our beloved dog Shaniqua we are still that small company at heart.
Thanks to all of our customers throughout the years, we enjoy you friendship and patronage. Today we feel like we have finally settled into what we had envisioned our company to be, we are excited for what the future brings.
Here are a few other photos of Viola's past.