Send Flowers to Your Mom

by Ardith BeveridgeTastemaker in Residence --- Excerpts from articles written for Society of American Florists- How to buy flowers for Valentines Day-

One-fifth of American adults give their mothers flowers or plants for Valentine's Day.

  • Flowers in her favorite color

  • Soft or vibrant colors depending on her personality

  • A lovely mix of blooms, such as lilies, spray roses, alstroemeria and gerberas with beautiful foliages for texture and contrast.

  • A sweet, pastel colored bouquet of freesia and spray roses.

  • For a "hip" mom, send something bright and spirited, such as orange or hot pink roses and tulips.

  • Roses

  • Fragrant stargazers or Casablanca lilies

  • Carnations

  • Anthuriums

  • Hydrangeas

  • Orchids

  • Freesias

  • Plants such as azaleas or kalanchoes

  • Check out these great Floral Tips for making the Valentine in your life feel the LOVE!

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