Subject: Flowerweb news
From: "Flowerweb.com"
Date: Wed, 6 May 2009 16:56:26 +0200 (CEST)
 



Flower retailers get aggressive for Mother's Day

06-05-2009

NEW YORK Floral brands are waging a fierce flower battle for this year's Mother's Day.
Spending on Mom is expected to drop 10% to $14 billion, according to the National Retail Federation.

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Flower Power: Take Mom Out to Eat Petals

06-05-2009

HAVEN'T GOT A CLUE about what to buy mom for Mother's Day? Take her to one of the three outposts of Sweetgreen (Georgetown, Dupont and Bethesda, see Sweetgreen.com for locations) for an innovative take on the classic bouquet: a flower-garnished salad.

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Flower Fields Helping Tourism Numbers Grow This Spring

06-05-2009

This is my favorite time of year early spring, when just about everything is in bloom.
For me in North County, it is The Flower Fields of Carlsbad that are blossoming. The fields are spectacular, but only bloom from March 11 to mid-May this year.

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50 years later, Glen Arm Garden Club still growing strong

06-05-2009

Much more has grown over the 50 years of the Glen Arm Garden Club than flowers. So much so that one might argue for a name change: The Glen Arm Devoted Friendship Club.

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mother's day flowers

06-05-2009

This Sunday is Mother's Day. And no group of businesses knows that better than local garden shops, nurseries and big-box stores that have a large variety of flora on sale to brighten Mom's day. In fact, this is the biggest week of the season for sales in the garden departments.

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