Officials inspect imported flowers for Valentine’s Day

MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, FLA. (WSVN) - Flower inspections are underway in preparation for Valentine’s Day.

Customs and Border Protection and officials with Miami-Dade County Airport are checking imported flowers for pest and plant diseases.

The mission is to filter out flowers that could potentially harm the floral industry in the U.S.

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