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Delightful deliveries

In the age of the Internet, it’s easy to order up pretty much anything, styrofoam packing peanuts included. Now, Bostonians can have presents hand-delivered on a proverbial silver platter. H.Bloom, a 2½-year-old company that operates in a handful of major cities, launched a floral studio here earlier this month, serving Boston, Cambridge, and Brookline. In addition to brilliant bouquets and artful displays of succulents and cacti, H.Bloom has partnered with New Hampshire-based artisanal chocolatier L.A. Burdick and local bakery Tatte to provide scrumptious edible gifts, too. Even better, if there’s someone you’d like to seriously spoil, you can sign them up for a subscription. Grand Succulent Fishbowl, $115 from H.Bloom, online at


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