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Flower arrangements in pastel shades and the softest yellows, peaches, warm pinks, creamy whites and subtle greens make us feel safe, snug and loved. Consider a nurturing floral arrangement for a new mother, a sick friend or a grieving loved one – anyone who would benefit from a caring, loving embrace.
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|Flower Gift Giving Tips - Hip Giver's Guide|
Flowers are a creative way to communicate sentiments across the miles when you can't be there in person.
Frequent Flowers: For Thanksgiving centerpieces, ask your florist about flowers in fall hues such as chrysanthemums, roses, carnations, alstroemeria and lilies.
It's a Fact: 86% of consumers agree that a floral gift makes them feel special.
Did You Know? Local florist shops offer several convenient means of ordering, including phone lines and Web sites accessible 24/7.
Tip: Plants make wonderful gifts and are constant reminders of a special moment. Send a green houseplant, dish garden or topiary to make someone's ordinary day extraordinary.