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It’s time to Spring forward, with extra hours of daylight, milder temperatures and a new crop of fresh flowers from the Strack & Van Til Floral Department.

The Floral Department is abloom with stunning seasonal selections such as tulips, daffodils, iris and hyacinths. They’re perfect for centerpieces to enhance your table or simply to brighten up your home and welcome spring. Opt for fresh cuts or choose plants, then when the plant gets weak, the bulb can be planted outside to bloom next spring!

Pick up a few bunches of the Floral Department’s handcrafted spring bouquets and make someone happy or treat yourself. You’ll discover something new, different and beautiful in-store every week.

Did you know that foliage is all the rage? Studies have shown that houseplants can help reduce stress levels and improve the air quality in your home while adding character to your home. Check out the ever-changing assortment of foliage in your local Strack & Van Til Floral Department. New and unique houseplants are arriving weekly.

“If there’s a particular houseplant you’d like, make a request and we’re happy to try and locate it for you,” says Jen Knoche, Floral Department director. “My favorite pick right now is our shamrock plants. They’re so different and unique, and they’re the ideal gift to surprise someone with today.”

And speaking of flowers, it’s never too early to start thinking about Easter lilies, arriving in stores from mid-March through Easter. Add a festive touch to the holiday with these classic blossoms that not only look pretty but also have a fragrant scent when in bloom. Pick up Easter lilies for gift giving, hostess gifts or just because, or order one to two weeks ahead of time in large quantities for organizations and churches. Other Easter florals include luxurious 8-inch hydrangea plants, stunning calla lilies, delicate delphinium and more.

It’s also almost time for the opening of Strack & Van Til Floral Department outdoor garden center opening, coming soon to all locations. You’ll find an array of seasonal plants and customer favorites such as spring pansies, which will be available around the beginning of April.

Cap off your Easter gift-giving with bright balloons and delicious Fannie May candy from the Floral Department. Select Fannie May candies are Buy One Get One Free from March 24 through Easter.

Shop in-store for grab-and-go or visit the floral page at strackandvantil.com for a wide array of beautiful bouquets, plants, arrangements and balloons for any occasion, including fresh florals for weddings, dances, recitals and other celebrations. Online items are available for pickup or delivery, which is free for online orders of more than $30.

Whether you want to add a bit of sunshine to your Spring or enhance your Easter, you’ll find the very best florist-quality blooms and plants in your local Strack & Van Til Floral Department.