How to Choose the Perfect Birthday Flower

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Birthdays happen every day, every month, and every year. Whether someone is celebrating a landmark age or leaving the teenage years behind, birthdays are traditions that the world has come to embrace. Though it started as a pagan tradition in ancient Greece, birthday celebrations have become common events in the world today.

Birthdays are made more colourful and exciting by the tradition of sending of gifts to the birthday girl or boy. One of the stand-out choices for a birthday gift is flowers. Giving flowers is one way to celebrate a birthday and deliver a loving message in the language of flowers all in one gift. In this post, we will be looking at the various ways to choose the perfect birthday flower.

  1. Rose

No birthday flower list is complete without including roses. Roses are one of the most popular flowers purchased as gifts in the world.They have a distinctive, elegant shape and come in a variety of sizes and colours, with these colours having significant meanings attached to them.

If the person celebrating their birthday is a romantic partner, a red rose is an ideal gift to highlight the passionate love you have for them. Other popular and meaningful colours are white roses (innocence and purity), pink roses (joy and admiration), and yellow roses (friendship).

  1. Lilies

Lily flowers make great birthday gifts. It is one of the best flowers to really brighten someone's day. They have an impressive aesthetic which is accentuated by the message they carry.

Lily flowers mean happiness and positivity. Send your mom, sibling, co-worker, friend, grandparent, or lover a bunch of lily flowers to cheer them up and make their occasion memorable.

  1. Sunflower

The sunflower has a special and unique meaning. It is associated with cheerfulness and boldness in general, and each of its various shapes, sizes, and colours have many more positive meanings.

Why not bring some liveliness to your loved one's birthday with a sunflower stalk arrangement? They are beautiful enough to not only enhance the aesthetic of the occasion, but also embolden the birthday person and make them remember you happily because of your great gift.

  1. Carnations

Carnation flowers are fascinating birthday gifts. The gift of white carnations will tell the birthday person that you have immense love for them and think they are perfect.

In addition, it will convey the message that you wish them a happy and prosperous life. When given to an older person it expresses the deep respect you have for them. To express admiration, light red carnations are ideal. Dark red carnations are for showing deep love and affection.

  1. Hydrangeas

Some people want their birthday to be graceful and beautiful. A good way to add to this aesthetic is by giving them hydrangeas for their birthday. The large, round bursts of blossoms make them a good flower to express beauty, gratitude, and grace.

The colours symbolize love, harmony, and peace. This is not a flower to pass over when deciding which flower would be best for your loved one’s birthday.

  1. Tulips

Tulips are a go-to flower for various occasions. They have a long, graceful cup shape and come in different sizes and colours. This is the flower to choose for a very important person to yourself.

Tulips have been around for a long time and make an ideal birthday gift, especially during springtime. To show perfect love to the birthday girl/boy, tulips are what you should choose.

  1. Peonies

A bouquet of peonies could all you need to make a birthday celebration stand out. Representing good luck, humour, love, and prosperity, they are perfect to bring highly optimistic vibes into your loved one’s life.

Round and showy flowers, peonies are a great gift to show your loved ones you care about them.

  1. Orchids

Stunning and exotic orchids are one of the top birthday flower choices for many. They convey a special moment between you and the person whose birthday it is.

Coming in various enticing colours and shapes, they will help you express love and strength to the recipient. The beautiful colours of orchids are what make them wonderful birthday gifts.  

In a Nutshell

There you have it! These flowers and flower arrangements can be paired with birthday add-ons such as birthday gift cards, soft toys, balloons, and sweets to make a full gift.

Get this perfect gift of flowers and more from Flower Sugar, your friendly flower shop in Kuala Lumpur. We offer same-day flower delivery within KL and Klang Valley for total peace of mind.

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