Flowers for Mother’s Day

Flowers and plants to give as gifts for Mother’s Day

The Mother’s Day which in Italy is celebrated on the second Sunday of May, is a relatively young anniversary. Leaving aside its first institution during the twenty years, the religious and commercial festival that we all know originates around the end of the 1950s.

Donate gods flowers for mother’s day it is now a ritual that almost no one misses, and many florists create beautiful ones compositions for the occasion.

However, there are also alternatives, for example by giving potted plants, which will last much longer than a bouquet of cut flowers.

Meaning of flowers: which ones to give for Mother’s Day

Essentially, you can proceed in two different ways. Be guided only by your own personal taste, or rely on meaning of flowers.

Also in this way the choice will certainly not be lacking and it will be possible to make a gift more targeted and full of meaning.

Here is a selection of 9 flowers based on their meaning:

  • Artemisia;
  • Azalea;
  • Carnation;
  • Giglio;
  • Iris;
  • Lilac;
  • Orchid;
  • Rose;
  • Tulips.

Some of these flowers can be given as a gift in a composition, such as the very beautiful ones of Interflora which offers a very wide choice and a shipping service throughout Italy. Others, on the other hand, such as orchids, roses and tulips, can also be given as gifts in vases.

Flowers for mom: mugwort

In the language of flowers theArtemisia symbolizes the happiness and the salute.

It is the ideal flower to give when you want to thank someone for what they do every day. So, what better person than mom could receive as a gift?

This flower is especially suitable in compositions to be placed side by side with plants with more showy inflorescences.

Plants to give to mom: Azalea

L’azalea it is an all-female flower. Precisely for this reason in the language of flowers it recalls the woman figurein particular, the most important woman for each of us, ergo, just the mother.

It also represents themotherly love, that is, the purest and most unconditional one that exists. It is possible to give it as a gift inside a composition or preferably in a vase, so that you can enjoy the beauty of its flowers for as long as possible.

Carnation for Mother’s Day

The meaning of this flower varies according to its own coloring.

So let’s see that the carnation rosso clear represents admiration, that the dark red represents a deep love and affection.

Carnations bianchi finally they represent pure love and good luck, while those varied they symbolize regret for an unshared love.

It goes without saying that, leaving out the variegated ones, the other three types can be used for a beautiful composition of various colors because they all come close to the figure of the mother.

Give the Lily for Mother’s Day

A majestic and important flower that can be the support central of a composition floral to give as a gift for mother’s day.
The meaning of the lily in the language of flowers is twofold. Self bianco represents purity and innocence (according to Celtic myths).

However, there is also a reference to Greek legends, in which this flower was associated with Hera / Juno, goddess of marriage, then transformed over time into love, procreation and fidelity. Therefore a very suitable flower to give to one’s mother.

Mother’s Day Flowers: Iris

Also the meaning ofIris varies according to its color. This flower is however always the bearer of a positive message and it is often associated with trust, sincerity and wisdom.

More in detail, the purple iris flower, also called St. Anthony’s iris is considered a symbol of wisdom. The white iris or lily of Florence or white iris, indicates purity. Finally, the blue or fragrant iris represents faith and hope.

Flowers for Mother’s Day: Lilac

Another beautiful plant that is extremely suitable for a mother’s day flower arrangement is the Lilac. The scientific name comes from the Greek word Syringa, or “tube”, due to the minute tube-shaped flowers.

Besides being very beautiful they are also extremely beautiful scented and white, purple or pink.

The meaning, in the language of flowers, also varies here according to the color.

give flowers for the mother of Lilac white recall the childhood e innocence youth. The purple lilac flowers on the other hand essentially indicate falling in love (in this case, therefore, more suitable for a girlfriend).

Give an orchid for Mother’s Day

In the language of flowers, give aOrchid it is a symbol of beauty, elegance, reverence, seduction, love.

Interflora Mother's Day Flower ArrangementInterflora Mother’s Day Flower Arrangement

There are a couple of things to say though. Its meaning refers to love in all of its meanings more disparate. The Orchid, therefore, is also perfect to give to mothers. And then, it is such a particular flower that it is one of the plants to give as gifts if only for their wonderful and elegant appearance.

Mother’s Day Rose

Giving your mother these flowers is certainly the easiest choice:
Once displayed in plain sight inside the house, the roses will also return a lot of happiness.
They are fine both from sole that you integrate into one composition.

Interflora compositionFlower Arrangement with Roses by Interflora

Il meaning from the rosa varies by color.

  • Red rose: love
  • Orange rose: charm and beauty
  • White rose – innocence, spiritual love
  • Pink rose – friendship; her gift is a sign of affection
  • Blue rose: mystery and wisdom
  • Yellow rose – vivacity, jealousy. Designed to restore stimulation and self-esteem
  • Green rose: balance and perseverance. The choice of the green rose also indicates self-esteem, growth and hope.
  • Black rose: elegance, a symbol of life change.
  • Purple rose: style
  • Fuchsia pink: rationality, charm and courage.
  • Peach pink: invitation to get engaged or to give as a gift for closing a deal.

It goes without saying that these flowers to give to mom will go chosen con shrewdness if you want to communicate something specific.

Flowers for Mother’s Day: tulips

Il tuliporiginally from Turkey, is the flower that represents the true love.

Giving this flower as a gift is perfect to express an authentic declaration of love, but it can also be good for the mother without risking falling into the Oedipus complex.

Flowers can be given as gifts either severed that in vaso and this solution is probably the best because they are plants that are very well suited to this type of cultivation.

Flower pots for Mother’s Day

Once you have chosen the ideal composition, why not combine it with a beautiful one indoor vase? Thus, when the flowers have faded, the object to be used for subsequent floral gifts will remain.
Teresa Collections indoor flower potsIndoor vases Teresa’s Collections

For longer flowers, such as roses or tulips, a nice tall cylindrical vase will be perfect: for example that of the Home and Kitchen alto ben 70 cm.

Very elegant, however, and more suitable for compositions, the product of Teresa’s Collections for sale on Amazonmade of ceramic.

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