Best Flowers for Mother’s Day


Whether you call her Mum, Mummy, Mother, Mama, Mom or Step Mum etc, she’s one of the most important people in our lives. Mums are our heroes, and they deserve incredible blooms as beautiful as they are, that’s why every year we celebrate this wonderful woman with a whole day, just to let her know how amazing she really is.

We often show our Mums our love for them with a beautiful bouquet of flowers that perfectly suits her style and personality. But, it isn’t always easy to know which flowers she will love the most. 

We have Listed the 10 Best Flowers to Treat Mum this Mother’s Day. 

Mother’s Day is on Sunday 9th May 2021

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1. Refreshing Roses 

Roses aren’t just for romantic relationships they can be perfect for a Mother’s day gift too! I would recommend choosing something softer like a pink or even a peachy rose. If you aren’t sure what flowers to get her this Mother’s Day, Roses are always a strong choice and guaranteed to make her smile!

2. Luscious Lilies 

Lilies are a popular flower when it comes to Mother’s Day flowers, they add a touch of elegance and fragrance to any bouquet. These big blooms often come in bud to start with but once they open up they are truly a wonder to behold. Lilies are available in a variety of soft and bold colours so you can make her bouquet as perfect as she is. 

Tip: Remember to remove the yellow stamens from Lilies to avoid the pollen staining things it drops on or touches.

3. Traditional Tulips 

Tulips are a perfect choice as a gift to a special Mum. They are delicate flowers that come in almost any colour so you can surprise Mum with a beautiful bouquet that suits her perfectly. 

4. Classic Chrysanthemums

Chrysanthemums are another favorite flower for Mother’s Day. Given that they even have “mum” in the name, it’s no wonder these are a popular choice. Chrysanthemums can look great on their own or in a mixed arrangement with other beautiful flowers. They are available in a wide variety of shapes, sizes and colours so you are sure to find the perfect one.

5. Incredible Iris 

Iris is the Greek word for rainbow and comes in up to 300 varieties although the most common colours are purple or yellow. Iris’ are elegant flowers that look lovely displayed in the home. Mum is sure to love a bouquet that shows off these stunning blooms. These bright blooms are perfect for a Mum who loves colour and all things vibrant!

6. Heart Warming Hyacinth

Hyacinths are a highly fragrant bell shaped flower that are great to give in a pot so that your Mum can enjoy watching them bloom and then flower. 

7. Colourful Carnations 

When it comes to finding beautiful flowers to give to Mum on Mother’s Day, then the classic Carnation is a popular choice. These long-lasting blooms will look fantastic in any space and with a stunning array of colours to choose from, you really can’t go wrong. Pick a softer pastel shade for a sophisticated arrangement or go bold and bright for something more vibrant. If your Mum loves all things classical, she’s sure to love these.

8. Ornate Orchids

When it comes to choosing flowers for Mum, Orchids are always popular. More of a plant than a bouquet, these blooms can last for a long time and be enjoyed for many years to come. Of course, you can still get Orchids in bouquets and they will have just as big of an impact. Make a statement this Mother’s Day with a stunning orchid.

9. Lovely Lisianthus

This gentle flower makes an excellent addition to any bouquet. Though they may be small, Lisianthus are perfect for adding a touch of elegance to your arrangements. Mix with an array of larger blooms and some foliage and you’ll have a bouquet that is guaranteed to make Mum’s day.

10. Gorgeous Gerberas

Gerberas are a classic bouquet flower known for communicating happiness and joy, which make them the perfect choice for Mother’s Day. They are perfect for adding cheer to an already celebratory day. This makes them among the best flowers to send to thank a Mother on Mother’s Day.