More than 100 flower bouquets to be given out in honor of ‘Petal It Forward’

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The Society of American Florists will be handing out more than 100 flower bouquets in Indianapolis Wednesday.

George Thomas Florist said the move is called “Petal It Forward”.

The florist said he hopes the flowers will brighten the day for busy people in the metro.

The Society said the program came after a study found 80 percent of Americans report receiving flowers makes them happy.

The study also said 76 percent of Americans agree having flowers in their home improves their overall mood.

The Society will be on the streets and building of Indianapolis and the surrounding Metro area.