Petal it Forward: Green Thumbers hand out bouquets on the street

MOLINE, IL - Flower power is spreading in the Quad Cities.

Today, workers from Green Thumbers hit the streets to hand out a thousand bouquets.

Several people were very surprised when they were handed a bunch of flowers.

Each person received two bouquets, one to keep and one to share.

It's all part of the Petal it Forward event and it's about about brightening someone's day with flowers.

The event is part of a partnership with the Society of American Florists.