Top choices in fresh flowers for your home

When searching for the perfect fresh flowers, you might not know exactly which ones to choose. There are so many different types of blooms available during this time and here you will find a list of the most popular choices.


Red roses are the top gift for romantic occasions like Valentine’s Day and wedding anniversaries. Yellow roses are associated with friendship and white roses are a symbol of purity. So, each of these fresh flowers has its own meaning and, therefore, they are each suited for different occasions and recipients.


There are more than 3,000 different varieties of tulips and they are available in just about every colour. They are known to start blooming in the spring season and they hit the peak of their popularity during a period known as “Tulip Mania”. Today tulips are popular for various occasions and they look fantastic


Also known as Peruvian Lilies, these blooms are known for their beautiful appearance and scent. They are available in various colours including pink and orange. They are the perfect symbol of friendship and devotion. These blooms can be displayed on their own or paired with other blooms like roses.


Carnations are available in three distinct varieties. These are dwarf, spray and large carnations. Each of which has its own special place in a mixed flower arrangement. The larger flowers and spray carnations can also be displayed all on their own. Available in various colours, each flower has its own special meaning. Red carnations are romantic while pink ones are a symbol of motherly love – this is why they are perfect for Mother’s Day.

Calla lilies

As far as lilies are concerned, Callas have a truly unique appearance. They also have a lovely sweet scent. These lilies are also associated with meanings like rebirth and sympathy. This makes them suitable for just about every occasion.


There are many different types of daisy flowers. These blooms have a flatter appearance when compared to blooms like tulips or roses. Gerbera daisies are larger while germinis are smaller in size. Asters are smaller still and they make excellent mass and filler flowers. Available in several colours, daisies can really brighten up any home.


Known and loved for their sophisticated appearance, orchids can be included in various types of flower arrangements. They are mainly used as part of very simple or linear displays and oriental-themed arrangements. Orchids are also loved as potted plants and many people actually prefer to give a plant since it lasts longer than cut flowers.


Apart from the Calla lily, there are also many other types of lilies that have proven popular over the years. Oriental and Asiatic lilies are top choices due to their fascinating shape and bright colours. Many types of lilies can also have their pollen removed which is great news for anyone with allergies.

These are just a few of the most popular fresh flowers that you will find at your local and online florist. Depending on the season, their prices can vary but, even if they are not in season at the time, your florist is usually able to import them.