Three Local Spots for Spring Flowers

Spring has sprung!

It’s time to pack away the winter blanket and the scarves and break out the tanks and running shoes, as we finally bid farewell to winter and welcome warm weather here in Philadelphia. Nothing says spring more so than flowers, but why just observe your favorite buds from afar at local parks? With a backdrop like your 1500 Locust apartment, you can put your floral flair to good use and bring some added color to your living space—which will put a little extra spring in your step!

Here are a few local floral shops where you can find a wide array of spring flowers to spruce up your apartment:


Avanda Flower Shop: Located four blocks from your 1500 Locust apartment, Avanda offers potted plants and fresh-cut flowers. The store is known for its beautiful orchids, representing a range of eye-catching colors and arranged into breathtaking designs.


Spruce Market: If you’re on the hunt for some no-frills bouquets, Spruce Market, two blocks from your 1500 Locust apartment, will have you covered. The local market, which carries everything from fresh produce to craft beer, also boasts a range of fresh-cut flowers. If you have friends coming over for dinner and are looking for a centerpiece or just want to brighten up your apartment after a long day, swing by Spruce Market and explore your options.


Young’s Florist: Get creative at Young’s, four blocks from your 1500 Locust apartment. The shop crafts baskets, table-top pieces, expertly assembled vases and more, all using fresh and fragrant flowers. Get creative and mix and match different colors and styles, or let the artisans at Young’s come up with a design to help you welcome spring.


Avanda Flower Shop

401 S. 16th St.

Philadelphia, PA 19146



Spruce Market

1523 Spruce St.

Philadelphia, PA 19102



Young’s Florist

1124 Walnut St.

Philadelphia, PA 19107