How to Pick the Best Flowers for Your Mother this Mother’s Day

When Is Mother’s Day?

Mother’s Day is fast approaching, this year it falls on Sunday the 9th of May. Mother’s Day is a great opportunity to show gratitude and love for an important woman in your life, and all she has done for you. If you’re still looking for the perfect gift to make mum feel loved and appreciated, keep reading to learn which flowers are the best choice.

What Is The Most Popular Flower on Mother’s Day?

Flowers are a common choice as a thoughtful and beautiful Mother’s Day gift. This curated list of flowers in particular symbolise love, care, gratefulness and longevity. Flowers are a great way to communicate a special message or feeling to your mum. Make your mother, sister, grandma or aunt’s day on May 9th with a beautiful floral arrangement - or even a surprise flower delivery.


Lilies come in a variety of beautiful colours such as pink and white, and have a pleasant fragrance, so it’s no wonder they’re a popular choice and one of many Australian mother’s favourites. We have many beautiful floral arrangements and blooms featuring Lilies, such as the Patsy and Blossom arrangements from our Mother’s Day catalogue.


Roses are the top selling flower in Australia - they embody love and affection. While red roses are a common choice for Valentine's Day, pink and yellow roses make a great gift for Mothers, as they symbolise love and gratitude. Our Patsy bouquet features stunning roses your mum is sure to adore. Or order Affection, a classic bouquet of six gift wrapped roses.


You can’t go wrong with a Mother’s Day gift that has ‘mum’ in the name. Chrysanthemums are a bright and cheerful bloom, making them the perfect arrangement to put a smile on your mum’s face. Chrysanthemum represent joy, love, happiness and longevity. Our Blossom bouquets features gorgeous Chrysanthemums.


Carnations are one of the most popular flower choices in not only Australia, but the world. These pretty, delicate flowers represent fascination, distinction and love.

Our bright and beautiful Patsy bouquet features stunning bright carnations, symbolising longevity. For a softer pastel box of blooms, check out our stunning Nicole flowers.

Gifts For Plant-Loving Mothers

If your Mum has a green thumb or simply loves filling her home with fresh, bright plants, a brand new potted plant is a thoughtful Mother’s Day gift idea. Why not treat her to an exquisite. long-lasting bonsai, which symbolise health and well-being, luck and prosperity, and peace and harmony. These beautiful miniature trees are sure to delight your mum.

Whatever combination of flowers and plants you are interested in purchasing to say ‘I love you’ to Mum, Linard Floral has the ideal bouquet. Order our Florist Choice Bouquet to choose from a variety of colour options.

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