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Easter

Why Order Flowers For Easter?

The temperatures are shifting, and optimism is in the air as spring makes its debut. What better way to celebrate Easter than with a beautiful Easter flower arrangement? There are so many wonderful reasons to celebrate this beautiful occasion

3 Ways To Use Flowers for Easter

1. Take your dinner table setup to the next level. You may assemble your table for Thanksgiving or Christmas time. Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral can help you brighten up your table for the spring with a lovely Easter arrangement. Beautiful combinations of lilies, tulips, daisies, and other spring flowers make a perfect Easter table centerpiece

2. Livening Up The Room With A Touch of Spring

Springtime is known for its warmer weather, greener grass, budding trees, and blooming flowers. Fill your home with a refreshing feeling of elegance and nature’s gift of beauty. An arrangement of spring flowers would be perfect for marking this new season. Traditional Easter flowers of white lilies and daffodils will bring a breath of spring to any room.

3.Gift Basket

As children, it was common for people to receive an Easter basket full of goodies, toys, and brightly dyed Easter eggs. As adults, you can also share Easter's joy and excitement. Celebrate this Easter by gifting your parents, grandparents, friends, coworkers, or neighbors a beautiful basket of bright flowers to light up their day.

Gift A Gardener

Know a fellow green thumb? Whether you are family or friends with a home gardener, you can give them nature's gift of lovely flowers. This gift is a great way to show your appreciation for someone who loves gardening. The spring-themed flower bouquet is perfect for your gardner or give them a lively spring plant!

Order Today

However you choose to celebrate this Easter, Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral can help you find the perfect flower arrangement. Order your Easter flowers today! Explore our selection on our Easter flowers page or contact us at (417) 466-2330 with any questions you may have.

Call or order online for a gorgeous spring display. Or you can hop on over and order in-store! We offer delivery to @shop_ city and in-store pickup. Are you needing to send someone a special arrangement? We can ask the Easter Bunny to deliver them for you no matter their final destination.

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Passover

This Passover add a beautiful spring arrangement of blues and whites to your table. Daisies, roses, lilies, violets, and other spring blooms make a beautiful Seder table gift. A floral arrangement is also a great way to say thank you to your host. Order your Passover flowers early and avoid the final dash for a centerpiece. Call, come into the shop, or order online. Whatever you decide, Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral can help you.
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Admin Professionals Day

This year, for National Administrative Professionals’ Day give the gift of a beautiful flower arrangement. With beautiful spring blooms of pinks, reds, and yellows, one of our bouquets is sure to brighten any desk. Send a friendly array of gerberas, daisies, lilies, and more, all in a fun vase. Do you want to send them something a little extra? Add one of our gift baskets of fun goodies to your order. We can deliver them to your office, or schools for our education professionals or come pick it up yourself. No matter the destination, Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral can help.
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Mother's Day

Can I pick-up my Mother's Day flower order at the shop?

Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral offers both store pickup and delivery. If you would prefer to pick up your Christmas order, please give us a call at (417) 466-2330 and let us know.

To have your Mother’s Day flowers delivered to your mother or to your home, you will be able to provide the address and additional delivery details during the online ordering process. If you have any further questions, please feel free to reach out and one of our associates will gladly assist you.

Can I request a flower substitution in my Mother’s Day arrangement?

Yes, Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral can provide flower substitutions, depending upon availability. During high order volume holidays, such as Mother’s Day, we recommend placing your order as early as possible. Typically, the closer florists get to Mother’s Day, the more orders we have and flower supplies quickly run out. If you would like to stay ahead of the game, order your desired flowers in advance to protect against any order complications. Please feel free to connect with us (417) 466-2330 regarding what order specifications you would like for your flowers. One of our associates would be happy to assist you.

Will my flowers be delivered even if no one is home?

If you are sending flowers to your mother or to your home and no one is home, we recommend that you provide additional delivery instructions during the online ordering process. If you have already placed your order, please feel free to give us a call (417) 466-2330 if you need to provide additional delivery instructions.

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Father's Day

Does your dad enjoy the beauty of nature? Send him a luscious plant that he can brag about for days or have one of our florist design a beautiful bouquet for you. Summer flowers are in full bloom and make an excellent addition to his man cave. Let us make something for dad that matches his personality! If dad is in Mount Vernon or miles away, we can help!
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Grandparents Day

Your grandparents have likely gotten you a multitude of gifts every year for your birthday and other holidays over the course of your life. Grandparents Day is the perfect time of year for you to pay them back for all the years of love and thoughtfulness. On this special day, let them know how much they mean to you and how much you appreciate them. Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral in Mount Vernon, MO has many different floral arrangements for you to pick from as a gift this Grandparents Day. Whether you're wanting something colorful to brighten their day or something more soothing and nostalgic to help them relax and remind them of the old days, we've got you covered and will take care of your and your grandparents. Let Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral help you make this a special Grandparents Day for those special grandparents.
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Rosh Hashanah

This Rosh Hashanah, say "Shanah Tovah" and give the gift of flowers during the celebration of Jewish New Year. Let those you care about know you wish them to have a good year with the gift of flowers. While we offer same-day local delivery to Mount Vernon and surrounding areas, we also deliver anywhere in the U.S. and Canada so we can take care of your floral needs regardless if the intended recipient is down the road or seven states away. In addition to eating honey-dipped apples for a "sweet" new year, give the gift of fresh flowers for a "fresh" new year today!
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National Boss Day

Mentor, leader, advisor, head honcho—there are many titles that a has. Why not add flower owner to that list? Send a beautiful arrangement to their office for National Boss’s Day. A bouquet of bold colors is the perfect present for your fearless leader and will brighten up any office space. Select from one of our arrangements or select “designer’s choice” and let u
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Sweetest Day

Sweetest Day is like a mix between Valentines Day and Thanksgiving. It’s a day to give thanks for those extra-sweet people in your life. The holiday originated with a candy store owner who wanted to bring cheer and some happiness to the lives of those who were often forgotten. A great way to celebrate Sweetest Day is by ordering a gift basket of sweet treats from Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral for your someone sweet.
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Halloween

You know it is telltale signs that Halloween is approaching when you begin seeing the seasonal candy aisle fill up, the air grows cooler, and the leaves begin to change. Your excitement begins to build and start to consider what your fun plans are with friends and family in your free time. However, one quick way to throw a hatchet in your fun is when you’ve realized you should have taken action sooner. You stop on the candy aisle and realize you waited too long and all of your favorite candies you originally planned to include are bought out. The costume you’ve been eyeing and debating to commit to is no longer available. Had you only purchased your desires in advance, then your Halloween festivities would have felt spook-tacular. Don’t make the mistake of waiting until it’s too late. Select and order your fang-tastic Halloween flowers now. Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral has a variety of festive flowers for your exploration. Find the arrangement that meets your theme needs or that you love most. You can easily set your flower’s delivery date in advance to arrive exactly when you want them to. Forget the fuss, rest easy, and play hard. You will be glad you ordered early. When the order volume is high, flower shops are likely to run low on particular or popular flowers. If you have a specific arrangement you have been dying to have, don’t hesitate to secure your order and beat the crowd. You’ll have that spell-tastic table beautifully decorated in no time. If you have any questions regarding the details of your order, a product, or your delivery, please feel free to contact Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral at (417) 466-2330. We would be glad to help.
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Thanksgiving (USA)

Where is Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral located?

Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral is located in Mount Vernon, MO.

I have a few questions, how can I contact Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral?
If you have questions regarding the details of your order, delivery, or other needs, please feel free to contact Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral at (417) 466-2330. One of our shop employees would be glad to assist you.

Schedule delivery now so you don't have to worry later.
Stay ahead of the game and order your flowers ahead of time. The sooner you place your order, the better chances you have to secure your specific flowers and delivery date. Ordering online is easy. Explore your options on our Thanksgiving florals page, select the flowers you want, provide additional information, set your delivery date, and pay. You will be able to provide any card messages if you are gifting flowers this season and also offer additional delivery instructions.

The later you place your order, the more risk the possibility of supplies running low and flowers being substituted. This can be avoided by ordering in advance to receive the flowers you desire. During order-heavy periods, such as Thanksgiving, specific flower supplies can run low or go out of stock. As the shop waits for the ability to restock, the timing of fresh flowers being shipped into the store can be unpredictable.

Save yourself the concern and give yourself the gift of assurance this Thanksgiving season by ordering your flowers sooner rather than later.

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Hanukkah

You have the Menorah, the candles, and the latkes but something is missing. Add that special touch to your Hanukkah decor with a beautiful arrangement of pure white and dazzling blues florals. Say “toda” to your Hanukkah hostess with a gift of classic lilies with pops of delphiniums. A delightful surprise will be sure to make a lasting impression. Order early to stay ahead of the busyness of the season! We offer both delivery and in-store pick up. Our Holiday hours may very so please call us for our times. Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral is here to assist you with any questions you have!
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Christmas

How do I take care of the flowers I ordered?

Once you have received your flowers for Christmas, you would like to preserve their beauty as long as possible. Below we have provided fresh flower care tips to help guide you.

First things first
Remove the plastic that may have been wrapping your flowers. Once the plastic wrapping is removed, your flowers will be able to breathe. Next, fill a vase with fresh water for your flowers.

Where you place your flowers can make a difference
Extreme temperatures can be harmful to the delicacy of your flowers. Do your best to avoid placing them in areas they will be too hot. This could include windowsills, direct sunlight all day, or an overly hot room. This can cause your flowers to wilt or dry out more quickly. Most flowers thrive best in cooler and more controlled conditions.

Ethylene gas can damage the lifespan of your flowers. So it is important to avoid placing your flowers near any fruit or in the line of cigarette smoke.

Maintaining a beautiful presentation
Periodically tend to your flowers to help preserve their beauty.

  • For vase arrangements, provide your flowers with fresh water. Your flowers will drink the water they need to provide themselves with proper hydration.
  • For basket arrangements, we recommend providing your flowers with daily fresh water.
  • When the water in your vase becomes cloudy, clean out your vase thoroughly with soap and water and then refill it with fresh water. Using soapy water to clean your vase will remove any bacteria that could cause your flowers to deteriorate more quickly.
  • For any wilting leaves or stems, remove the strongly wilted contents to help maintain your beautiful display.
  • Using a sharp knife, cut your stems at an angle one to two inches from the bottom of the stem. A fresh open stem will help your flowers absorb water for hydration. We recommend that you avoid using scissors to cut your flowers. Scissors can crush the stems and prevent the flowers from being able to absorb the water.
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Kwanzaa

This Kwanzaa, make it a great celebration with the help of Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral. Located in Mount Vernon, MO, Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral has a variety of gifts for you to give while you spend the week celebrating African heritage, culture, and unity. Our flower arrangements are designed with the traditional Kwanzaa colors of red, green, and black. Whether giving as a gift or using as a design piece to decorate for your Kwanzaa celebration, flowers from Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral are sure to please, complete with local delivery to the Mount Vernon area as well as delivery across the U.S. and Canada. If you're not looking for floral arrangements, then perhaps you'd be interested in one of our Kwanzaa centerpieces to add a little bit of floral appeal to your Kwanzaa celebration. Maybe you're not looking for flowers at all, and that's okay- Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral can take care of you with one of our delicious fruit baskets! Fresh fruit is perfect for the Kwanzaa celebration, and our fruit baskets are sure to make a great gift for anybody and also add some flavor to the party!
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Valentine's Day

Roses are red, violets are blue, send flowers on Valentine's Day and you won't be blue too. Nothing means more to your sweetheart than surprises. On Valentines Day, surprise her with a lush bouquet of roses from Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral in Mount Vernon. When it comes to romance, your local florist, Mount Vernon Greenhouse & Floral knows best. Let us help you choose the perfect bouquet of flowers for your sweetheart. You can browse the selection above and buy online, or give us a call for something more custom. Whether she likes roses or Gerberas, red or purple, we can create something one-of-a-kind this Valentines Day.