Cold, inversions and hustle-and-bustle shopping—who needs them? This year, one trip to Cactus & Tropicals reminded us why this hot spot is among our favorite places to holiday shop. Check out the amazing amaryllises, wreaths and arrangements they had on display for the holidays. Rachel Howells and her team at Roots set up shop inside the greenhouse, and her studio and work area were fantastic!

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