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Freshly cut flowers are a great gift but in some instances, we can do a bit better. Anyone who has ever given or received flowers in the past can relate to this one. Even if you get them into a vase right away, it won’t be long before they are starting to lose their luster.

That’s where giving live plants come in. Live plants can last for months, or even years, making them an excellent choice for your Valentine’s Day gift.

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A plant is one of the best gifts that you can offer. If you would like to get one for your special someone, Etsy has you covered. Their heart planters are filled with all sorts of colorful succulents.

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There are a lot of shops that offer these gorgeous planters, like The Succologist, Kileen’s Garden Boutiqu, Plant Crafting Co, and Queen of Succulents.

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Each shop has plenty of customer reviews and even photos of the product, so you can get a strong feel for what you’re purchasing and what the best option for you is.

There is a wide range of sizes, succulent species, and colors to choose from. With the proper care, they can truly be a gift that lasts for ages!