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Florists in Advance, MO

Find local Advance, Missouri florists below that deliver beautiful flowers to residences, business, funeral homes and hospitals in Advance and surrounding areas. Choose from roses, lilies, tulips, orchids, carnations and more from the variety of flower arrangements in a vase, container or basket. Place your flower delivery order online of call.

Advance Flower Shops

The Flower Box

306 Gabriel Stpo Box 138
Advance, MO 63730
(573) 722-3528

Valeria's Florals & Gifts

33257 Missouri 25
Advance, MO 63730
(573) 568-9988

Advance MO News

Feb 27, 2020

Valentine's Day isn't all roses for Santa Fe florists - Santa Fe New Mexican

With all the chaos involved — from ordering thousands of flowers weeks in advance to hiring temporary employees and strategizing efficient delivery routes — many florists agree Feb. 14 is not all about love.It’s love-hate.“Last year, we worked till 2 in the morning, 3 in the morning,” Arana said of the day-before-Valentine’s-Day rush, noting it’s a week that typically requires 60 hours of work, with at least one or two 18-hour shifts.“That’s why I say, ‘I don’t like Valentine’s Day,’ ” Arana said with a laugh.An upbeat attitude, she said, is mandatory this time of year.“Working this much, you have to laugh all the time,” agreed Libby Hamilton of Las Cruces, who has worked at Rodeo Plaza Flowers during Valentine’s week for the past five years. After the shop closes at 5:30 p.m., Hamilton said, employees crank up the radio, dance around the petal-covered floors and eat some sort of takeout food while prepping final orders for the big day.Nora Ramsey, the shop’s owner for more than 30 years, said she had more than 50 deliveries scheduled for Thursday, with another 160 on Friday and an additional 30 that needed to be ready for pickup.“And that’s not counting the rush that comes in of procrastinators,” she said with a chuckle.Compared to a typical week, when Rodeo Plaza Flowers sells about 300 roses, this week could top out at 4,000, Ramsey said.The florists were reluctant to pinpoint the exact percentage Valentine’s Day plays in a year’s sales. Ramsey said that “the revenue on Valentine’s Day is very high,” though she added operation costs also are higher than usual. In addition to pricier orders — wholesalers know they can mark up the prices — she always has to hire five extra flower designers and a handful of cont...

Feb 27, 2020

New recreational marijuana shop offers different type of Valentine’s Day flower -

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Feb 1, 2020

Roses are red, violets blue. Turns out Valentine’s flowers can be recycled, too - Los Angeles Times

Baltimore that will pick up the old flowers free of charge. Those hosting a big event with lots of floral arrangements can contact ReVased in advance to schedule a pick-up. The company repackages the flowers for its delivery service. For every arrangement purchased, ReVased also donates flowers to nonprofits including Levindale Geriatric Center and Hospital, Goddard Riverside Senior Center and Ronald McDonald House in New York.Sisters Arielle and Aviva Vogelstein started ReVased in 2019 after realizing how many of their own wedding flowers ended up in the trash. Although ReVased primarily works with weddings, it also repurposes flowers from business conferences, bar mitzvahs and holiday and birthday parties. “We think there is too much waste involved and want to make ourselves as accessible as possible,” Arielle says.The sisters’ venture received a boost from two tech accelerators, Conscious Venture Lab and AccelerateBaltimore, through which they raised $125,000 in funding. Next up, they hope to expand their operation into Washington D.C. It’s long been a secret in the wedding industry that donating flowers to charity after the ceremony can be a tax write-off — a convenient benefit considering the average U.S. wedding costs almost $30,000. Advertisement Nonprofits such as the Knoxville, Tenn.-based Random Acts of Flowers don’t resell blooms but instead help facilitate these donations. Founded in 2008, the group works with hospitals and nursing homes to brighten patients’ days with the leftover flowers, which come from weddings, funerals, and grocery store surplus. In the last 10 years, it’s delivered more than 340,000 bouquets and repurposed more than 356,000 vases.April Churchill, founder of the Reflower Project in Boston, has a similar goal with her nonprofit, which she started in 2015. Florists, event planners, and wholesalers in the metropolitan area can contact her to pick up their surplus, which the Reflower Project then donates to nursing homes and women’s shelters such as Rosie’s Place. It’s not only good for the environment but also for patients’ recovery. A 2009 study showed that those in hospital rooms decorated with flowers and potted plants needed less postoperative pain medication, had lower blood pressure and pulse rates, and were less anxious and tired than those without. “You can really see the difference with flowers and how much joy they can bring people,” Churchill says.

Feb 1, 2020

Norma Blanche Pittard Knight, 83, studied the art of Japanese flower arranging - Port City Daily

Norma graduated from Flora McDonald College and taught in public schools for 10 years. She studied the art of Japanese flower arranging, receiving advanced teaching degrees in the Ikenobo and Ohara schools. Norma shared her love of flowers with her closest friends and with garden clubs throughout Eastern North Carolina. She was a member of the Rocky Mount Junior Guild, the Rocky Mount Garden Club and the Cape Fear Garden Club. Norma was preceded in death by her sister, Barbara Pittard Davis; and brother, George Norman Pittard IV. She is survived by her sister, Nancy Pittard Sieler; and brother, Robert Jenkins Pittard. Norma leaves behind her husband of 62 years, Dan Knight and their daughter, Rachel K. McKnight; son-in-law, Vince McKnight; and granddaughter, Maria McKnight, all of Wilmington. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 7, at Andrews Mortuary, 1617 Market St., Wilmington. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 8, at St. Andrew’s On-the-Sound Episcopal Church, conducted by the Rev. Richard G. Elliot. Burial will be held at 12:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 9, at Warrendale Cemetery, Norlina. Memorials may be made to St. Andrew’s On-the-Sound Episcopal Church, 101 Airlie Road, Wilmington, NC 28403. Share online condolences with the family at Andrews Mortuary & Crematory.

Feb 1, 2020

Floral Park requests more time on Belmont project - Featured - The Island Now

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Feb 1, 2020

Celebrate Thanksgiving with beautiful fresh flowers from A Country Flower Shoppe and More, Colts Neck -

Call in advance at 732-866-6669 and set up an appointment for a consultation. Also known as the Colts Neck Florist, we are located in the Colts Neck Shopping Center next to the Post Office. We are members of Colts Neck Business Association, the Colts Neck Exchange, and we partner with many local fund-raising organizations including PTO's and volunteer groups. We hope you enjoy your online shopping experience with secure 24-hour ordering right at your fingertips. If preferred, you may call us to place orders direct at 732-866-6669. Our friendly design staff takes pride in assisting you with your specific requests and can advise you if you're not sure what to send. To shop and order click HERE.