Hawthorne was settled in the 1700s by Dutch immigrants. This settlement was first part of Manchester Township, a but was later separated into Hawthorne, Haledon, North Haledon, Prospect Park, Totowa and most of the First Ward of Paterson. Hawthorne became incorporated on March 24, 1898. Perry's has been a full service florist and garden center since 1954. Perry’s Florist is your preferred florist in Hawthorne, NJ. We have something for everyone!