Rocket Farms Flower Truck Success Leads to Second Flower Giveaway in San Francisco
Purple Get Mee®’s to be Given to Passers By in Three Bay Area Neighborhoods Thursday, March 28th
Half Moon Bay, California – March 25, 2013 – Thursday, March 28th, the Rocket Farms Flower Truck will venture out to give 600 flowers to people passing in the streets of three Bay Area neighborhoods: Noe Valley and Valencia Street in San Francisco and Palo Alto. The Flower Truck will travel between these locations from 10:00am and 2:00pm.
Thursday’s Rocket Farms Flower Truck will hand out purple Get Mee campanula, grown in the US exclusively by Rocket Farms. These indoor potted plants feature vibrant, compact little purple flowers covering the entire top of the plant. Easy to care for, Get Mee are a very popular flower for Rocket Farms around the spring season.
The last Rocket Farms Flower Truck excursion surprised people with potted roses on Valentine’s Day. 500 flowers were gifted in celebration of the holiday. The feedback was so positive both during and after the event, Rocket Farms has planned this week’s and future Flower Truck travels, featuring a different flower and visiting different neighborhoods each time. Flower recipients are urged to follow Rocket Farms on its social media sites, especially Facebook (www.Facebook.com/RocketFarms) to find out about future Flower Truck travels as well as other exciting events Rocket Farms is planning for the following months.
Rocket Farms leads in the way in its industry, breaking out of the “garden” image and expanding the brand and potted flowers in general to be about a lifestyle, design trends, and accessories for the home, office and gifting. The company is doing so through becoming deeply involved in social media channels, interacting with its target audience first-hand, and raising brand awareness in non-traditional ways, such as the Flower Truck and other events.
Rocket Farms is the third largest wholesale greenhouse grower in the country and second largest in California. Rocket Farms grows and supplies unique, high quality indoor potted blooming and foliage plants and a full range of edible herbs, fruits and vegetables. The company’s ten greenhouse-growing facilities in beautiful Northern California are spread throughout Half Moon Bay and the Salinas Valley, offering ideal growing conditions for our products. Rocket Farms has over 100 years of growing experience and look forward to a future filled with new, innovative products and fun.
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