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Real flowers. We advocate buying flowers each week, so our eyes lit up when a reader sent in the tip that you could find organic flowers at good prices at While buying fresh flowers at the Farmer’s Market is the very best in terms of quality, environment and community support, this is a great alternative.

Flowers! I’d been looking for suppliers of organic flowers forever. This is where I’m ordering from for Thanksgiving. Their selection is limited but classic. They also have information about their growers for every individual bouquet. Sara

True, the website features a nice, small selection of flower and rose bouquets, and they also sell organic fruit as well. Bouquets range from $40-$60 with $12.95 for next day DHL shipping. (Thanks, Sara and Treehugger!) MGR

(Re-edited from a post originally published on 11.23.04)