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Local florist named No.2 florist in Best of Huntsville ranking

A local florist placed second in Rocket City Broadcasting's Best of Huntsville list.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — A local, family-owned florist ranked No. 2 in the florist category of Rocket City Broadcasting's Best of Huntsville list.

The Rusty Rooster came in second place in the Best Florist category. This local business was started by a mother-daughter duo. The store first opened up around three years ago and has already made a mark on the community.

Rocket City Broadcasting released the list, which features businesses that are nominated and voted on by community members, on Monday, June 7.  

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"This community has been awesome. To support us, support our store, support our business, it's just a very wonderful community to be a part of," said Rusty Rooster owner Skyler Barnett. 

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In 2020, the Rusty Rooster won first in the florist category. This year, they're glad that the community is still thinking of them. 

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"Thank you for all of the support that everyone has shown us. We love Huntsville, we love being apart of the small business community here, [we] appreciate the support," said Barnett. 

For more information, you can visit the Rusty Rooster's Facebook page. To find out about the other local businesses featured on the Best of Huntsville list, visit the list's website.

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