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Top Florists In St. Louis To Get A Holiday Poinsettia

December 11, 2012 6:00 AM

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The winter season may seem dreary and forlorn, but bring warmth and color to the season by brightening your home or place of business with a winter flower arrangement full of poinsettias. Known as the “Christmas Star,” these vibrant red flowers draw the eye and create a dramatically beautiful setting. Keep away the winter blues by visiting one of these top florists to design the ideal mood-lifting display.

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Nettie’s Flower Garden
2765 Lasalle St.
St. Louis, MO 63104
(314) 352-7575
www.netties.com

Nettie’s Flower Garden is a Saint Louis establishment dating back as far as 80 years. A family-owned business currently being operated by the daughter of founders Frank and Nettie Kurtin, the famous florists combined with Walter Knoll Florist, the foremost independent florist in the city.  With Walter Knoll’s resources and Nettie’s flawless reputation for service, you are bound to find the perfect centerpiece for your holiday dinner.  Purchase a seven-inch poinsettia plant for $34.99 or a simple four-inch one for a mere $9.99.

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Stems
301 Saint Francois St.
St. Louis, MO 63031
(314) 972-7836
www.stems4flowers.com

Located in the historic Old Town Florissant, Stems is a top-rated florist that passes customers’ lists of high expectations for budget friendly expert designs and impressive customer service. The owner’s attention to detail and imaginative floral designs will impress friends and family when they stop by for the holidays. Jenny creates surprising flower displays for clients and helps out during every step of the process, working with you to discover and design the perfect flower arrangement. A December bride should look no further than Stems for all of her wedding needs.  Pick a poinsettia-wrapped present for table centerpieces to carry the holiday theme throughout your event.Related: Top Spots For Homemade Gifts In St. Louis

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Geechi’s Florist
517 Olive St.
St. Louis, MO 63101
(314) 621-4748

Geechi’s Florist offers a picturesque setting with bouquets overflowing the window boxes. Step inside and learn just what Geechi’s has to offer that delights customers time and time again. With a solid selection and a knowledgeable staff, this florist encourages your creative side with one-of-a-kind flower displays customized for your needs. Choose one of the pre-made poinsettia arrangements to decorate your church this holiday. The superior customer service and reasonable prices will keep you coming back for all your future flower desires.

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Riley’s Florist
1705 S. 7th St.
St. Louis, MO 63104
(314) 588-8420
www.rileysflorist.net

Named twice (2010 and 2011) as the “Best in the Midwest” by The Knot magazine, Riley’s Florist strives to provide impressive customer service and top-notch flowers to choose from. It is Riley’s policy to offer the freshest flowers, so stop by Soulard to pick up your premium poinsettias this season. Offering both red and white poinsettias, owner Riley Goodwin can whip you up a classic poinsettia basket for $49.95 or a festive floral display for the same cost. Let Riley’s Florist brighten your doorstep this dismal winter with some beautiful blooms.

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Bloomin’ Buckets
9844 Manchester Road
St. Louis, MO 63119
(314) 961-4040
www.bloominbuckets.com

Bloomin’ Buckets comes highly recommended and received praise in the Riverfront Times for its unique character and fantastic floral creations. A tricky place to find, the discovery is well worth the search. Located on Tavalon Avenue, a side road off of Manchester Road, a romantic garden walks you right up to the door of an adorable pink cottage. Barb Wehking and her daughter KC will be there to greet you and work with you to design a specialized floral display. From a simplistic bouquet to an elaborate poinsettia creation, this mother-daughter duo promises a unique design for every customer. Stop in to watch them handcraft a splendid bouquet for your holiday proposal.

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Living in St. Louis, Amanda Dahl is a freelance writer specializing in dating tips and ways to stylize your life; whether it be through house decor or finding a perfect pair of shoes. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.

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