10 Most Romantic Flowers
Flowers are one of the best ways to say “I love you” to that special someone in your life.
Not sure which type of flower to choose?
Here are the ten most romantic flowers, but don’t take our word for it.
Have a look and see which flower seems to fit with your loved one’s style and personality.
These flowers are for the happy-go-lucky type of person. They come in a variety of colors, including
- and pink.
A bulb plant, tulips represent that spring has arrived, and bloom for just 3-7 days.
Meaning: The red tulip represents “love”, while a white tulip is meant for an apology.
Special Occasion: These flowers are best for a birthday or anniversary, or for a new relationship that is not quite as serious yet.
Your message: A message to include in a tulip bouquet might be: “I’m so glad we’ve met. I look forward to more dates like the one we’ve just had.”
It is typically seen in a light violet shade, which represents the first pangs of love.
This flower would be an excellent choice for young or new love with a partner.
Meaning: There is also a stronger magenta color available to symbolize a stronger type of love.
Special occasion: Perfect for a birthday or just because, give your loved one a beautiful bouquet of lilacs.
Your message: “I remember the first time we met and how much I wanted to know you more. Happy Birthday to my one true love.”
They are by far considered the most romantic of all the flowers.
Meaning: While roses come in many colors, the deep red rose is the symbol of everlasting love. They represent deep, true love with a partner.
Special Occasion: While Valentine’s Day is when the greatest amount of red roses are purchased for a loved one, they are also a great gift for a wedding anniversary, birthday, or special day such as a proposal of marriage.
Your Message: Give a bouquet with a message of love and passion. “Happy Anniversary to the most devoted and loving wife and mother. I love you with all my heart and soul.”
Orchids are a more delicate and exotic than other flowers.
While the blooms may fade, the plant has a resting period and then can rebloom with proper care and attention.
Meaning: Since the 1800’s they have also come to represent luxury. There are several varieties and colors to choose from, almost every color of the rainbow, which symbolizes luck, hope, and love.
Special Occasion: The orchid is best to give for a birthday or Valentine’s Day.
Your Message: “You are delicate, beautiful, and precious just like these orchids, they made me think of you.”
5-The Stargazer Lily
The Stargazer Lily is a dramatic and bold choice for a gift.
Meaning: Choose the bright pink with white accents for the person who loves bright and beautiful in their home or office. Most often this lily is linked to a meaning of wealth and prosperity.
Special Occasion: Give these for Valentine’s Day or a birthday.
Your Message: “These vibrant flowers made me think of you and your amazing, sparkling personality. Don’t ever change. I love you.”
The pastel carnation is a gift for the more subdued and introverted person.
Meaning: White carnations represent pure love, while pink means admiration.
Special Occasion: Carnation is the flower for the month of January, so they are very appropriate for a birthday gift.
Your Message: “Happy birthday to my darling, sweet girlfriend. You’re the best.”
There are many types of daisies.
Gerbera daisies are a very popular choice and come in a large array of bright colors.
Meaning: Daisies commonly represent innocence and cheerfulness.
Special Occasion: Choose a bouquet of daisies for a new relationship or to develop a friendship into something more.
Your Message: “I’m enjoying getting to know you. Accept these flowers as a token of my growing affection for you.”
Alstroemeria also nicknamed the “Peruvian lily” is another bold flower that will make a statement in a room.
While it does have a friendship connotation, there is another meaning tied to devotion and could be considered a more romantic one.
Meaning: Choose a pink or red color for the most romantic impact, or a purple shade to show beauty and royalty.
Special Occasion: Best to give for an anniversary or Valentine’s Day, show your partner that you care with a lovely bouquet of Alstroemeria.
Your Message: “You are so special and rare, just like these unique flowers. I cherish our love and time together.”
Camellia is the perfect choice for a couple that is celebrating many years together.
Meaning: Meaning faithfulness and longevity, the flower is native to Japan and China and has been a popular flower there for centuries.
Special Occasion: Buy a deep red shade or pink for an anniversary or special day.
Your Message: “You are my faithful and long-lasting love. I will love you always.”
10- The Blue Iris
An elegant and sophisticated-looking flower, the blue iris is a lovely and unique flower to give as a romantic gift.
Meaning: The Blue Iris is a symbol of hope and faith. Iris is also the Greek Goddess of love.
Special Occasion: The February birth flower, the iris would be an excellent gift for a birthday, anniversary, or Valentine’s Day.
Your Message: “You have a rare and unique beauty, just like the beautiful Greek Goddess Iris. I love you more and more each day, you take my breath away.”
You can’t go wrong with any of these beautiful flowers for a loved one. The gift of flowers is always appreciated no matter what occasion or time of year.
Flowers can brighten any room and bring joy to the recipient.