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Boulevard Flower Gardens

Maybelle & George Landa founded the business in 1955, on "The Boulevard" (Jeff Davis Hwy, Route 1/301) in Colonial Heights, VA selling cut flowers to florists, creating wedding bouquets and later selling houseplants and bedding plants.

Mark & Francine Landa took over management in 1982, incorporated as Boulevard Flowers Inc & diversified with a larger product and plant inventory.

Business moved from 1 acre location, 4 miles north, to new 6 acre location Feb 2007.

Accomplishments:

Local, family business growing and selling healthy plant material for over 50 years.
Recognized by Meister Media, Today's Garden Center magazine as "Top Revolutionary Garden Center in the Southeast Region of the U.S. for 2007"
Received "Business of the Year 2007" Award, Chesterfield County Chamber of Commerce
Honored by Chesterfield County Economic Development "First Choice Business for 2008".

What sets us apart

Growing operation on site allows for control of hardy varieties, less handling and fresher stock. Retail facility has state-of-the-art computer climate controls for the most efficient energy savings and comfortable environment for plants & people. Staff, knowledgeable, skilled & specialized provide advice to help customers be successful in their gardening projects. Children are encouraged to visit and garden along with parents and grandparents. Gardening education classes available for adults & children year round. Bunnies, chickens, goats, Wilbur the pig & resident cats on site. Pick Your Own is available in May for strawberries & October for pumpkins on adjoining 15 acres of farmland.

Products/Services

Annual, Perennial & Tropical plants; Water Gardening fish, plants, supplies;
Trees & Shrubs; Landscaping Consultation, Design & Installation;
Garden supplies and soil amendments; Statuary; Fountains;
Florist; Wedding Consultation & Fresh or silk Floral Designs; Local delivery;
Fine Bottled Wine, Gift Shop, Gift Cards, Preferred Gardener Program
Meeting room for up to 40; Outdoor Venue for group events up to 2,000

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