GRANITE BAY (CBS13) — Where do flowers go when supermarkets can no longer sell them because they’re considered “old.” Thanks to Granite Bay resident Jennifer Arey, many go to her nonprofit organization called The Petal Connection.
Watch Marlene “The Plant Lady” is at a special flower delivery in Roseville.
Fun Through the Eyes of Maggie Rose McGurk column Fun at The Petal Connection By: Maggie Rose McGurk The Petal Connection celebrated their move to a new location in Roseville with an open house on May 11. Many in the community gathered to share and learn more about the mission of The Petal Connection. It […]
Brightening the day, one petal at a time By: Susan Belknap for the Placer Herald Jennifer Arey’s grandmother loved flowers. Before she passed away in 2012, Arey remembers picking roses from her grandmother’s garden in Granite Bay and the joy the flowers always gave her while she was under hospice care. That simple act […]
Jennifer Arey is spreading joy by re-purposing flowers and giving them to patients in the Sacramento area. She talks about how she started her organization, who she delivers flowers to, and how you can help.
Compassion Blooms with The Petal Connection of Rocklin – 08/29/2016 09:33AM, Published by David Norby Think about all the flowers that are sold at grocery stores every day—especially during key holidays—and then think of all the ones that aren’t sold. When the dates on their packages expire (even if the flowers themselves look okay), they […]
Thursday May 26 2016 4 comments Where kindness blooms: Petal Connection keeps hospice patients surrounded by beauty By: Tricia Caspers-Ross, Reporter Weddings, funerals, baby showers – they are momentous occasions, but what happens to the beautiful floral arrangements after the attendees scatter? Most are thrown away, but others are donated – along with flowers slightly […]