The best flowers to send on Mother's Day 2022

I think we can all agree that mothers are the best people in the world. They are real life superheroes who can do anything - anything. And when it comes to showing them how much we love and cherish them, we often get stuck on thinking what to give to make sure they feel appreciated.

With Mother's Day just around the corner, most of us are now thinking of the best Mother's Day gifts for the wonderful mothers and grandmothers in our lives. Here's our guide to the symbolism behind some of the most common flowers found in our bouquets, so you can decide what best represents your own mum.

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Mother’s Day is on Sunday the 8th of May 2022.

Mother’s Day always falls on the second Sunday in May, and as a result the exact date of Mother’s Day in Australia changes every year. This year, Mother’s Day is on the 8th of May.

Mother’s Day is a date not to forget if you want to be in your mum's good books!

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Flowers are usually what comes to mind when you think of Mother’s Day. And it might actually be the perfect way to show them how you feel about them. As we all know, different flowers symbolise different things and if you are someone who wants to convey your feelings through flowers, then we've got you! Here are five of the best flowers that you can give to your mum this Mother’s Day and what they symbolise.


Aside from the fact the these blooms are also known as "Mums", this flower is also in season and blooming in May. This pretty blossom symbolize longevity, fidelity, joy and optimism. What could be more perfect than this?

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Carnations are beautiful blooms that are mostly associated with Mother’s day. This flower symbolises admiration, pure love and affection. They are long lasting as well so your mum will definitely be reminded of your love every day for up to two weeks whenever she sees these beauties!

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A no-brainer! Classic roses are always one of the best flowers to send to your mum. These blooms have different meanings depending on their colours.

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These elegant blooms literally symbolise love! An ideal Mother's Day option. These beauties are easy to maintain as well and usually last for five to 12 days.

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Often associated with rebirth and motherhood, lilies are also a great flower to gift this Mother’s day. These blooms have different meanings depending on their colour, but generally symbolise devotion and purity.

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Last but definitely not least! These dainty flowers symbolize childbirth, motherhood, and new beginnings. So if you want to congratulate a new mum, this flower is the perfect choice.



Love them all and can't choose? Good news - you can get a flowers subscriptions! Send a totally different arrangement every month whether it be for 3 months, 6, or even a year. Subscription gifts have become a real trend in the gifting world and we can't think of any other person who deserves one more than our mothers. Give the gift that keeps on giving today.

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