Acacia's Country Florist Owner and the American Cancer Society Relay for Life have partnered to present "Blooms for a Cure."


During the week of March 14 through 19, the florist is selling vases of budding daffodils for $9.95, with all proceeds going to the American Cancer Society. The bright yellow daffodils are the first flower of spring and also the official flower of hope for the American Cancer Society.


Acacia's Country Florist is located at 16180 Main Street, Hesperia, and can be reached at 760-948-1817. The daffodil special applies to in-store purchases only.


Relay for Life is a 24-hour walking event, involving teams supporting the American Cancer Society's mission to educate, fund raise for research and to fight back against cancer. The Hesperia event will be held April 9 and 10 at the Hesperia Civic Center beginning at 10 a.m. and feature an opening ceremony lap celebrating survivors and caretakers. A luminaria ceremony will take place at 9 p.m.