AMERICAN FLOWERS WEEK Press Release for Local Media Outlets

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Contact: (Your Name Here)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Telephone: (Your Number Here)
Email: (Your Email Here)

AMERICAN FLOWERS WEEK Comes to [STATE, COUNTY OR CITY NAME]
A nationwide celebration brought to you locally by (Your Name or Business Name Here)

JUNE 28TH – JULY 4TH
Slow Flowers presents American Flowers Week

All across the nation, from Alabama to Wyoming, Oregon to Maine, including (Your State Here), locally grown flowers will be highlighted and celebrated in a weeklong campaign where your flower farmers and florists showcase American grown red, white and blue blooms and designs on social media platforms, using #americangrown. Here in (Your County Here) County, (Your Name or Business Name Here), located in (Your Town Name Here), will be celebrating with the American Flowers Week campaign by posting pictures to their social media pages (Your Social Media Links Here) and (any special offers your are including that week, like an American themed bouquet featuring exclusively American grown blooms).

(A Brief Bio About You or Your Business Here)

American Flowers Week is the advocacy, education and outreach campaign produced by Debra Prinzing and Slowflowers.com, the free, nationwide, online directory to American Flowers and the people who grow and design with them.

Inspired by the success of British Flowers Week, now in its fourth year, American flowers advocate and journalist Debra Prinzing created the U.S. version of the domestic flowers promotion campaign. She has chosen to launch the campaign during the week coinciding with America’s Independence Day, from June 28th – July 4th, 2016.

If you would like more information about American Flowers Week or if you would like to (re-state your special offer(s) for the week here, like “order a special American-themed and locally sourced bouquet for your July 4th celebrations) please call (Your Name Here) at (Your Number Here) or email (Your Email Here).

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