BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4)– A beautiful living memorial stands along the fence in front of the King Soopers store on Table Mesa Drive in Boulder. The memorial honors the 10 victims killed on March 22.
Artists created a vertical garden filled with fresh flowers.READ MORE: Debris, Rising Water Rush Along Black Creek As Flash Flood Warnings Plague Glen Haven, Cameron Peak Fire Burn Area
“It’s not just art for art’s sake or flowers of flowers’ sake. It’s really how can we bring people together to create something. I find it’s very uplifting for people’s hearts to create with their hands,” said Tara Huston with Florist Fawns Leap.
King Soopers donated all of the fresh flowers, nearly 7,000, for the installation.READ MORE: CDOT Says Drivers Should Pack A Few Extra Things While Traveling This Summer
Starting Friday afternoon, people are invited to stop by the fence, grab a flower and gift it to someone else.Company Says GPS Showed Where Stolen Truck Was Yet Victims Say Aurora Police Showed Little Interest
The new location at 2935 Baseline Road is designed to be more convenient than the original location, which was right next to the King Soopers. Organizers say it was difficult to revisit that location.