For our freshest, most beautiful blooms, please shop our Florist’s Choice options, as we may be experiencing delays in receiving shipments of certain flower types.

Please note that for all other orders, we may need to make substitutions. Your recipient will always receive a beautiful gift of the same or greater value as what you selected.

Deliveries may be impacted by COVID-19 restrictions. Rest assured that we are taking all recommended precautions to ensure customer satisfaction and safety.

Delivery impacts may include:

In addition, we may be using “no contact” delivery procedures. After confirming that the recipient is available to accept, their gift will be left at the door and the delivery driver will step back a safe distance to ensure they receive their gift.

Please see our About Us page for more details. We appreciate your understanding and support!


Gift Now, Deliver Later

Better than a gift card, send smiles twice! We are now offering Gift Now, Deliver Later, so you can still send a gift for your loved one during this time.

Please note that we cannot currently commit to any specific delivery dates when you place a Gift Now, Deliver Later order. We will personally contact your recipient when we are able to schedule a delivery date for this gift.

When you give a Gift Now, Deliver Later arrangement, you won’t need to select a delivery date. You complete your purchase and we’ll send a beautifully designed virtual gift right away via email, including your card message and a picture of the flowers you chose. When we are back up and running, we’ll contact your recipient to complete delivery of your fresh, beautiful arrangement. Thanks for supporting our local business during this time!

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How Gift Now, Deliver Later Works

Please note that we cannot currently commit to any specific delivery dates when you place a Gift Now, Deliver Later order. We will personally contact your recipient when we are able to schedule a delivery date for this gift.

Step 1

Complete your purchase like you normally would, including your card message, delivery information, and recipient’s email.

Step 2

We’ll let your special someone know they received a gift. A photo and your card message will be included in a beautifully designed email for smile number 1!

Step 3

When we’re able to deliver your gift, we’ll fulfill the promise of your gift and coordinate directly with your recipient to schedule delivery of the arrangement for smile number 2!

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Why buy from us? 
* Free local delivery is available for local online orders only. For orders being sent outside of our local delivery zone, a delivery fee based on the recipient’s address will be calculated during checkout.

Pam V. 10/11/2019- " I just wanted to take a minute and tell you how much I love your shop. I received a birthday Halloween arrangement on Wednesday and I absolutely love it! The arrangement is perfect. Viably beautiful, captures the holiday perfectly and the flowers are super fresh. I have been lucky enough to receive arrangements from you before and they are consistently beautiful. So, I wanted to share that with you and thank you personally" 

Lynn T. 8/10/2017 - "Thank you so much for helping me pick out appropriate flowers for my nephew's wake. They were beautifully perfect!"

Mary C. 8/11/2017 - "Last week I received a bouquet of white roses from a friend through you. After a week they are still exquisitely beautiful. I am enclosing a photograph. Thank you for the freshness and loveliness of this long-lasting bouquet. It is a rare experience for me to have flowers last so long."

Mary K. 5/30/2017 - "I just wanted to send a quick note to thank you for your outstanding service! I can’t believe that I ordered these and less than an hour and a half later I get an email from Catherine with a picture. Beautiful flowers and outstanding service, wish all companies I had to deal with were as customer focused!"

Wendy D. 04/14/2017 - "This is one of the best florist and customer service I have ever had (and I've used national and local from across the country). I live in Montana, my daughter in Cornwall on Hudson. I found the local florist and began the order on line, but was contacted and communicated by Betsy, who helped to create an amazing bouquet, with my daughters favorite colors and flowers. I will use them again in the future, as well as recommend to others who live near there. Thank you for helping me... feel close to my daughter for a bit!!"

Carol S. 01/6/2015 - “Thank you so much! Barbara called and said the flowers are gorgeous. The delight in her voice let me know the flowers had given her the lift I had hoped for. Thank you for sharing your gift.Have a blessed week and stay warm.”

Jim D. 02/09/2015 - “good morning...once again you worked your you know i called around noon yesterday to request flowers for our daughter..she was having surgery at HSS in NYC. i asked if they could be delievered the same evening. after a quick check, you assured me it was possible. sure enough they were there and she was thrilled. thank you thank you”

Cynthia M. 06/12/2015 - “I wanted to thank you, especially Betsy for fulfilling my order so quickly and beautifully. I was told they were absolutely gorgeous and very appreciated. Thank you for everything!”

Jane M. 10/29/2015 - “Thank you very much. The flowers were just beautiful!“

Jill P. 01/2016 - “Thank you for the beautiful bouquet of spring flowers you created for my sister in law! She had eye surgery and it looked like a wild spring garden. She loved it! Living so far from home, its nice to have a reliable source near our family. We can always count on Merritt for beautiful flowers.“

Jailene 02/10/2018 - "I just wanted to share my experience. I am so glad I chose your company. The flowers my mom received were beautiful and timely delivered. They also matched exactly as the picture on your website! Thank you for making her birthday special!!! :)"

Monica 05/09/2019 - "THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR CREATING SUCH A GORGEOUS BOUQUET FOR MY MOM!!!!!!! I seriously can't get over how gorgeous it is!!!!!!!!! And the corsage too!! We are so appreciative. Thanks again!!"


Top 4 Reasons to buy from Merritt Florist


We take pride in our work, and stand behind every arrangement we deliver. If you are not completely satisfied with your order, please contact us so that we can make it right.


We've been Cornwall local florist since 1956 and we are proud to serve this community. There are a lot of "online companies" that pretend to be a local florist, hurting both you and small businesses like ours. You can feel confident that you will get an amazing arrangement that is supporting a real local florist!


Buying from us means that all arrangements are designed by artists who know the floral trade. We hand-deliver every single arrangement so your recipient is sure to love their gift! No wilted, sad, flowers in a box here! Your design will be exquisitely arranged and sure to be loved!


Our customers and the happiness of their friends and family are our top priority! When you buy from us, you are getting an arrangement that is sure to impress and delight! We will personally ensure that you're happy with your arrangement!


* Free local delivery is available for local online orders only. For orders being sent outside of our local delivery zone, a delivery fee based on the recipient's address will be calculated during checkout.