Danielle's Rockaway Florist is located in the center of the Beach 129 Street business district in Belle Harbor. Danielle's has been serving the Rockaways, Breezy Point, Howard Beach, Broad Channel and Brooklyn for nearly four years. The shop was honored as merchant of the year in 2006 by both the Chamber of Commerce and the Rockaway Park Homeowner's Association for their dedication and hard work. "For your next holiday or special event, try us, or just come in to browse. The atmosphere is tranquil, and the shop will be a real treat for your senses," says Danielle McShane of Danielle's Rockaway Florist. In addition to their fresh flowers, the shop also includes a full line of greeting cards, scented candles, novelty gifts and balloons. Danielle's designs signature permanent arrangements and has a large selection of blooming plants. Outdoor flats and hanging baskets are available for spring garden planting. Open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday and holidays, Mc- Shane personally caters to her customers. She says her motto includes a commitment to quality products and customer service. She prides herself in her work, and vows to always give back to her community. She supports many charities and is involved in local organizations. You can find her educational column "The Diary of a Green Thumb" in The Wave.