Whether she loves Peonys or he’s stuck on sniffing sweet peas, this sweet Cleveland shop gives you exactly what you want with 100% customized arrangements. It offers a wide arrangement of unique and exotic florals, including King Proteas, orchids, hydrangeas, artichokes and more. “We do it, but we tend to not have the typical dozen roses ordered here,” says Sitler. “Our style is very different, we have a lot of textures, we use kales, branches, cool greenery and pods.” Most customers order by a specific rare or exotic flower or color scheme. “We really like to make our flower arrangements special to the loved one that's getting it,” Sitler says of him and his staff. Prices ranging from $25 and up for cut wraps and $35 and up for vase options. 1455 W. 29th St., Cleveland, 216-785-3618; 2062 Murray Hill Road, Cleveland, 216-785-0144, theurbanorchid.com
Jindra Floral Design
Sometimes you don’t know what you want. Dedicated to making Valentine’s Day a great and stress-free day, Jindra offers premade arrangements and gourmet chocolate baskets. Arrangements range in prices from $40 to $80 with vase options and can be purchased in-store and online. Owner Jeanne Porvasnik and her staff take pride in the small role they play in your special day. “Sometimes you can't find the words for things and flowers say it for you,” she says. “We have people who are retired from other jobs that come here just to drive because they like giving people flowers and seeing their reactions to them.” 4603 Pearl Road, Cleveland, 216-661-0655, jindrafloraldesign.com
Lakewood Plant Co.
Flowers are beautiful, but they die. Get something that lasts as long as your love at Lakewood Plant Co., which offers wide selection of plants, trees, and succulents. For those people that love a little green in their life or for people that may not have the greenest thumb, are sent home with caring instructions. Plants leave a lasting impact and their selection is the product of careful thought. “The longevity of plants, if you take care of them can last for a decade or more,” says owner Daniel Gifford. “So you can keep them in your home as a reminder of the person who gave it to you for a long time.” Prices range from $5 succulents to $75 lemon trees. 15612 Detroit Ave., Lakewood, 216-860-4020, lakewoodplantcompany.com
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