<![CDATA[Graci's Flowers & Gifts - News]]>Thu, 23 Sep 2021 01:59:44 -0400Weebly<![CDATA[Beautiful Spring Annuals are Arriving!]]>Mon, 26 Apr 2021 00:02:59 GMThttp://gracisflowers.com/news/beautiful-spring-annuals-are-arrivingWith Mother's Day less than two weeks away, beautiful blooming plants are starting to arrive. Our first shipment of hanging baskets has arrived and we already have some lovely assorted annuals in stock. We expect our Blooming Annual Gardens to arrive on April 29th. You can pre-order them now for delivery anytime after the 29th. Below you'll see a selection of what we have at the moment, but other varieties are available or will become available in the coming days. If you don't see what you're looking for, please just ask! We'll add more photos as new items arrive.
We have lots of other options for the plant-loving Mom in your life! Below are photos of some of our Herb planters, as well as some options for indoor plants. If you're looking for something specific and you don't see it here, again, please ask. If we don't have it, we may be able to get it for you. Call now or shop here.
And lastly, for the second year in a row, we're going to be donating a portion of each order that's delivered between May 3rd - May 5th to be split between the Central PA Food Bank & Meals on Wheels. Last year we were able to donate over $500 with your help! So, if you'd like to participate as you place your Mother's Day order this year, please consider choosing delivery May 3rd, 4th, or 5th!
<![CDATA[Open Again!]]>Fri, 15 May 2020 02:48:04 GMThttp://gracisflowers.com/news/open-againAs of late last week, we are now open again to walk-in customers. However we are still providing curbside pick up, if you prefer. We ask that if you come in, you'd please wear a mask & be sure to follow social distancing guidelines.

If you'd like to pickup flowers, we recommend that you call ahead. At this time, the pandemic is still causing a lot of disruptions to our supply chain. We do not have as large a selection of flowers as we normally would, because the wholesalers have less available at the moment. As a result, we don't have as many ready-made bouquets in the cooler to "grab & go."

No Contact delivery policies are still in place, so please call to place orders, or order online from our website. Please be aware that all bouquets pictured on the website are subject to substitutions, since not all flowers are available at this time. If you have any questions, please call & we'll be glad to assist you.

We're sorry for any inconvenience, and we ask for your patience as we continue to try to work thru these less than ideal circumstances. Thank you.

<![CDATA[Mother's Day Annual Gardens]]>Fri, 01 May 2020 03:04:40 GMThttp://gracisflowers.com/news/mothers-day-annual-gardensJust in time for Mother's Day, blooming annual gardens and hanging baskets are here! Every spring, we carry a beautiful mix of blooming annual flowers and plants. This year we have some new container styles, pictured below.
We have lots of other options for the plant-loving Mom in your life! See the post below for pictures of some of the hanging baskets we have in stock. If you're looking for something specific and you don't see it here, please ask! If we don't have it, we may be able to get it for you. Call now or shop here.
<![CDATA[Just in time for Mother's Day - your favorite blooming plants are here!]]>Tue, 28 Apr 2020 02:31:42 GMThttp://gracisflowers.com/news/just-in-time-for-mothers-day-your-favorite-blooming-plants-are-hereMother's Day is less than two weeks away, and all the beautiful blooming plants we love are starting to arrive. We already have some lovely assorted annuals in stock and our first shipment of hanging baskets has just arrived! Below is a selection of what we have at the moment, but other varieties are available. If you don't see what you're looking for, please just ask. These photos don't quite do justice to the fullness and gorgeousness of the baskets.
We expect 2 or 3 more shipments of hanging baskets over the next two weeks. Blooming annual gardens and patio pots are set to arrive later this week, and we will post photos of them when they get here. If there's a particular item you're looking for - color or variety of flower - please ask! It's possible we have some arriving soon, or can order it in for you, if that item is available. We also have a limited supply of perennials available, but again, we can order something specific in for you, as long as our grower still has it in stock. More items & pictures to come, so please check back or follow us on social media!
Also, please remember that we are still operating under COVID-19 restrictions, so while our store is closed to walk-in customers, we are open for No Contact delivery, and we are able to do some limited Curbside pick up. Please call for details: 570.374.4923.
<![CDATA[Currently Open for Delivery Only]]>Tue, 31 Mar 2020 02:51:42 GMThttp://gracisflowers.com/news/currently-open-for-delivery-onlyBased on the most recent information and guidance we've gotten from PA government officials, we are once again able to except orders, but for contact free delivery only. You may place orders on our website or by calling 570.374.4923 between the hours of 10am -
3pm. Please be aware that because the of situation & some disruptions to the supply chain, some items may not be available right now. Some bouquets may require substitutions. If you have any questions about this, please call & we will be happy to go over what we have in stock.

We ask you to please bear with us, as the situation is continually evolving, and things may change again without notice. We thank you for your patience and understanding, and look forward to serving you as safely & responsibly as possible.
<![CDATA[Temporarily Closed]]>Fri, 20 Mar 2020 15:30:57 GMThttp://gracisflowers.com/news/temporarily-closedIn compliance with the order issued by Governor Wolf on Thursday March 19th, we will be closed until further notice. We cannot accept any  new orders at the moment. Unfortunately, we don't know when we will be allowed to reopen, but we will keep you posted on Facebook, Instagram, and here. Please check back for more information. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your support at this time.
<![CDATA[COVID-19 Update]]>Tue, 17 Mar 2020 04:00:00 GMThttp://gracisflowers.com/news/covid-19-updateCustomers & Friends -

In light of the developing situation surrounding COVID-19 and the uncertainty it’s causing, we are taking steps to adhere to CDC guidelines, as well as state and local government recommendations.

For the safety of our customers and ourselves, we will be temporarily closing our store to walk in customers through at least March 28th, as requested by government officials. However, we still be delivering any orders that have already been placed and will continue to accept a small number of additional orders for delivery, as the situation allows. You can place orders on our website or by calling between the hours or 10am-2pm. Please be aware that some items may not be available at this time & substitutions maybe be required. To further reduce risk, please request that your delivery be left at the recipient’s door if you prefer.

To protect our families and yours, we will continue to closely monitor the situation and follow local, state and federal guidelines. As the situation with COVID-19 changes, our plans may change as well. We'll keep you as up to date as possible on Facebook and Instagram as the situation evolves. Thank you for your patience, support and understanding in this uncertain time. We value your business and the trust you place in us.

For nearly 50 years, we’ve had the pleasure of serving you. We know we will get through this together. Please be safe, wash your hands, be good neighbors & take care of your families and friends.

Thank you, All of us at Graci's
<![CDATA[2019 Blooming Annuals]]>Mon, 06 May 2019 03:14:11 GMThttp://gracisflowers.com/news/2019-blooming-annualsJust in time for Mother's Day blooming annual gardens and hanging baskets have arrived! Here are some of the beautiful options we have available this year!
We have lots of options for the plant-loving Mom in your life! Call now or shop online at the link below.
<![CDATA[Plants Plants Revolution]]>Wed, 09 Jan 2019 03:22:36 GMThttp://gracisflowers.com/news/plant-plant-revolutionIt's a renaissance of plants! Maybe that's over stating it just a bit, but plants are more popular -  and selling faster - these days than they have in years. Due in part to a renewed interest in succulents and cacti, all plants seem to be in high demand. And just because it's winter, don't think you're out of luck! In fact, it may be the best time to bring home a new plant. Plants can actually help to clean the air in your home while you're cooped up in the cold weather.

We have a great selection of plants & planters in a variety of fun decorative containers, including simple wicker baskets, rustic wood or metal pots, and ceramic bowls in a host of shapes and colors. From small to large, we have an option for everyone.
Succulents are incredibly popular and very easy to care for, making them a great gift. Succulents and cacti come in all shapes and sizes, and make for fun & interesting designs with their contrasting types. The best possible advice for those looking to get started with succulents is to remember not to over water!
Blooming plants are always a great choice, with a little more color and vibrancy. European Gardens - a mixture of green plants & blooming plants planted together - are perennial best sellers, but individual plants are always a hit as well. Violets, Cyclamens, Orchids, Kalanchoes,  and even Peace Lilies are popular choices.
Not all plants are equally easy to care for, but even if you don't have a "green thumb" there's a plant out there for you! Send a plant as a gift, or take one home today to liven up your indoor space.
<![CDATA[New Candle Styles & Fragrances Arriving now!]]>Tue, 23 Oct 2018 22:14:40 GMThttp://gracisflowers.com/news/new-candle-styles-fragrances-arriving-nowThere's a decided chill in the air now that we're moving into the end of October. For a lot of us, this changing weather means bundling up & getting cozy. And what makes a space feel warm & cozy quite like the glow & inviting fragrance of a new candle? If that sounds good to you, then we've got you covered! New candle jars have arrived in great fragrances for fall, and winter too, from Colonial Candle and Crossroads.
This year, Colonial Candle is offering some new fragrances AND styles of jars, including new round 14.5 oz jars with metal lids. These jars come with great new scents, like Spiced Honey Apple, Vanilla & Bourbon, Cinnamon Chai, and more! But don't worry, because we still have plenty of returning favorites in the traditional oval jars, too, like Bayberry, Spiced Apple Toddy, & Pumpkin Pie.
Many of your favorite Crossroads fragrances are back as well, along with a few new ones. These 26oz. round jars feature scents like the best selling Buttered Maple Syrup and Banana Nut Bread, as well as new editions like Snowberry, Maple Pumpkin Donut, and Warm Brownie! We also carry a variety of Crossroads room sprays in popular fragrances.
Stop in today to check out all these new additions to our extensive line up of seasonal candles, with even more varieties yet to arrive. Or, if you prefer, browse our selections online anytime but clicking the button below!
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