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The Rush is On for Valentines Flowers

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BLUEWELL, WV (WVVA) – Thousands across the two-Virginias are searching for the perfect way to say , "I love you" this Valentines Day, and for many their messenger of choice is flowers.

"Flowers are happy," Brown Sack Florist owner Elaine Jessee said. " They have a way of expressing feelings even if you can't."

Elaine says her business triples the week of Valentines Day. One of the biggest days of the year, Valentines Day ranks second in sales only to mothers day.

Over 250 roses are sold from that florist alone. Already the store has sent sixty floral arrangements out.

Elaine says that the earlier you place the order the better. She says last minute requests may be hard to fill. Despite the dozens of earlier birds, Elaine says the store is still taking in last minute orders.

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