The Flower Test: Valentine’s Day flower deliveries put to the test

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The Flower Test: Valentine's Day flower deliveries put to the test

It’s down to the wire for you romantics out there trying to figure out what kind of flowers to get for your Valentine’s Day sweetheart. (KCTV5) FAIRWAY, KS (KCTV) – It’s down to the wire for you romantics out there trying to figure out what kind of flowers to get for your Valentine’s Day sweetheart. This year, consumers are expected to spend nearly $20 billion on Valentine’s Day flowers. Doing your homework before you spend big time could pay off. KCTV5 News put flower delivery services to the test to find out where you might get the best band for your buck. We ordered from FTD, Kamp’s Flowers (local, Brookside), Bouqs and Price Chopper. We ordered for delivery four days after ordering. The parameters for each order were roses and tried to stay around $50. We only used standard delivery. We found delivery fees are the real bank-breaker with most online flower orders. Free delivery promotions also can save you big time. All businesses delivered the bouquets on time, during businesses hours on the fourth day. A dozen red roses with vase and delivery from Kamp’s florist was $65.09. Kamp’s flowers were the only order that wasn’t delivered in […]