Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Many people celebrate the holiday by giving their loved ones’ cards, candies and, of course, flowers. American poet and journalist Park Benjamin, Sr. once stated “flowers are love’s truest language.” The floral experts at George K. Walker Florist in Winston-Salem know how much flowers can tell the story of love. Their store is a one-stop shop for Valentine’s Day gifts.
According to family owner Kevin McCarthy, George K. Walker Florist has a great selection of chocolates, stuffed animals, and balloons for the ultimate surprise. However, the best part of that surprise just might be the flower arrangements. McCarthy and his team have put together their top five picks of beautiful arrangements you can purchase for your friend, spouse, boyfriend, girlfriend, sister, brother, mother, and the list goes on and on (the company offers around 30 customer designs for Valentine’s Day). To make things even easier, the company’s provided a go-to guide for the flower designs you can order. Take a look below and see which one is your favorite.
The Be Mine arrangement is just right for daughters, school sweethearts, friendships, and budding romances. The design is complete with three roses, a white lily, spiraled eucalyptus, and greens in a bunch vase. “This piece is the ideal way to say ‘I love you’ to a special someone,” McCarthy explained. Price: $34.95.
When a person thinks of flowers on February 14th, they automatically think of red roses. The One Dozen Ultimate Red Roses is a classic way to show love. This arrangement is styled with George K. Walker Florist’s longest stemmed roses, which are available in red, white, yellow, pink, or purple. All colors are based on availability. In addition, the one dozen ultimate red roses include spiraled eucalyptus, wax flower, and greens. “These elements complement the roses and make a perfect and timeless expression of love,” said McCarthy. Price: $89.95.
The Hollywood Dozen can be described as modern and chic with gorgeous lilies and red roses. McCarthy states this arrangement is for anyone who wants classic romance mixed with some flair. “It’s a twist on the traditional red rose bouquet and makes a great surprise. Couples who have been together for years will love this design,” replied McCarthy. Price: $114.95.
A bright and colorful arrangement, The Erin, is created with a combination of fresh flowers, such as alstromeria, daisies, gerberas, hydrangeas, roses, and more. The big design will put a smile on anyone’s face and will make a lasting impression. McCarthy recommends the piece for large tables and dining room tables, and says it can express everything from “thinking of you” to “I truly love you.” Price: $124.95.
Lastly, The Juliet is another cheerful design, starring hydrangeas, lavender roses, red roses, lilies, and many more flowers. “This arrangement is sure to brighten anyone’s day and is a great mixed flower bouquet that fits desks or kitchen tables,” expressed McCarthy. Price: $74.95.
For all floral arrangements, McCarthy encourages placing your order early for the best product selection and availability. Plus, the company is offering a $10 off any Valentine’s Day orders placed for early delivery between February 10th through February 12th. This promotion is valid for local delivery only and some restrictions may apply. Customers can order by stopping in the store on Stratford Road or online at georgekwalkerflorist.com. The Valentine’s Day deal can also be used for online or in store orders, with the code V10. The florist delivers to customers in Winston-Salem, High Point, Clemmons, Kernersville, Greensboro, and Yadkinville.
“Some people expect flowers on Valentine’s Day,” McCarthy said, “Why not surprise them by sending the flowers earlier so they can enjoy their arrangement sooner and receive an unexpected early expression of love.”
Since 1961, George K. Walker Florist has been adding a little more romance and love for people on February 14th. Their flower designs are timeless, unique, and special. Make your Valentine’s Day extra special with a beautiful arrangement created by the people who know flowers the best – George K. Walker Florist.
George K. Walker is located at 1419 S. Stratford Road in Winston-Salem. Call (336) 722-7673 or visit online at georgekwalkerflorist.com. Be sure to follow them on Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest.