For centuries, people have been giving flowers to the objects of their affection on Valentine’s Day. This tradition began when Charles II introduced the tradition to Europe in the 1700s and has continued throughout the years as a means for expressing love and appreciation on the holiday. Roses are the gold standard, but giving something unexpected could be just what your loved one needs to excite and delight them this Valentine’s Day. So which blossoms are the best for showing your affection? Read on to find out.
A traditional symbol of love and romance, red roses are a surefire way to say “I love you” with a capital L. This bold and dramatic bloom represents deep passion, love and respect for the recipient, which is why it's the most popular choice for Valentine's Day.
A bouquet of elegant roses like our Abundance of Roses is a surefire way to communicate your deepest, most romantic feelings for your partner, spouse or long time love.
Lilies are a great Valentine's Day option because not only are they beautiful, but they produce a strong fragrance as well. Representing both beauty and class, lilies are also associated with ambition. Whether pink, white, orange or red, lilies are an ideal blossom for an elegant recipient.
Our Lily Luster Bouquet is sure to please your boss, a new acquaintance, parents, siblings or anyone with sophisticated taste.
Your love is the sunshine of your life, and you can show that with a bright and beautiful bouquet that features sunflowers. The large blooms are a popular choice, so odds are, you know at least one person who would appreciate an arrangement of cheery sunflowers. Sunflowers are known to represent adoration, which can apply to many relationships in your life. They also evoke sunshine and loyalty.
Our classic Sunny Day Sunflowers is a great option for a dear friend or your cheerful significant other.
Hydrangeas symbolize sincere emotions, gratitude, and deep understanding and make a dramatic addition to an elegant bouquet. Hydrangea blooms combined with other florals create a chic and eclectic arrangement that expresses your love in a grand way.
Choose our striking Dolce Vita bouquet for that special someone who possesses enduring grace and beauty.
These simple flowers represent innocence and are perfect for new love. If your partner appreciates simple beauty, a bouquet with plenty of daisies is sure to impress. Fresh gerbera daisies are a great way to tell your partner this Valentines that you see them as honest and pure. A classic symbol of beauty, gerbera daisies can bring your loved one cheerfulness and help lessen everyday stressors.
The Love of My Life Bouquet is our way of saying just that.
Orchids are among the most popular choices of flowers other than roses for Valentine’s Day. White Phalaenopsis orchids have a clean and modern feel. Your loved one can put the simple but gorgeous plant on their desk, a nightstand, or an end table thanks to its smaller size.
Perfect for a boss, coworker, neighbor, friend or family members, our Phalaenopsis Orchid is also a great choice for those with allergies.
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Your friends at Floral Design by Heidi hope that you have fun choosing your Valentine’s Day florals this year. We encourage you to get creative and match the magic of flowers with your loved one’s style and personality. As always, we are here to help you create the perfect arrangement for those nearest and dearest.
-Floral Design By Heidi
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