Nothing says more Valentine’s Day like a dozen red roses. Red roses are traditional Valentine’s Day flowers as they symbolize love. Therefore, couples tend to gift each other red roses on Valentine’s day.
They are undeniably romantic, however, if you or your partner are not a fan of the traditional dozen red roses, there are many other flowers that you can gift on Valentine’s Day.
Tulips generally signify perfect love. As many other flowers, each tulip colour has its own meaning. Red tulips, for instance, are associated with true love, pink tulips represent caring, and purple tulips signify loyalty. A beautiful bouquet with tulips would be absolutely perfect as a Valentine gift for your loved one.
Carnations are used for many different occasions and bear various meanings. Its general meaning is fascination and divine love. Scientific name of carnations is Dianthus Caryophillus, literally translated as “Flowers of Love”. Red carnations symbolize love, pride and admiration. Pink carnations mean “a love of a woman or a mother”, while white carnations are associated with pure love. A combination of these three colours would make a romantic Valentine’s Day flowers.
Daisies symbolize purity and innocence. White daisies convey loyal love which make them an ideal flower in a bouquet to your loved one.
Arrangement with favourite flowers and colours
Valentine’s Day flowers are traditionally about red and pink. However, if you know your loved one has a favourite colour or a flower, go for it! Buy an arrangement with exotic flowers he/she likes or an arrangement with his/her favourite colour.
Unique rose arrangement
Gift a plant
Some people love plants more than cut flowers. So why not buy a plant for your loved one! Succulents and airplants are a huge trend for 2015 and will make a perfect Valentine’s Day gift for a plant lover. You can buy a unique container and make your own terrarium!
Send gorgeous, long stemmed red roses for Valentine’s Day. Order online, call us at 604-736-6565, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit our flower shop in Kitsilano: Mayhew Florist, 3691 West Broadway St, Vancouver, BC.