The Top Best Selling Flowers

An awesome thing about flowers is that they are perfect gifts for any season. You don’t have to look hard to see how a particular holiday could boost the sale of a certain species of flower. Notice how a parade of couples occupy the streets every time Valentine’s Day arrives. Because they symbolize love and passion, roses seems to be the favorite flower during this Holiday. But let us remember that there are many other seasons and countless other flowers. To keep ourselves within a limited scope is to deprive ourselves from the overall beauty of nature.

Assorted Roses

Today, we shall take a look at a few flowers that have achieved a considerable reputation in terms of popularity. We shall observe their beauty and examine their appeal. The collective studies and opinions of flower enthusiastis, florists, consumers, biologists, and horticulturists consider the flowers listed below as the most beloved and best selling of them all.

1) The Rose: Also known as “Rosa Radrazz”, the rose is an easy-to-grow, fast-growing, fragrant shrub. What makes these flowers always availble in flower shops is its great tolerance to heat, cold and drought. They will bloom no matter what season it is. They can be bred into many colors. Their very presence communicate love and affection. What’s not to love?

2) The Tulip: A member of the lily family, the tulip is a perennial flower that’s perfect for vases. With these flowers, you can sharpen your flower-arranging skills without ever having to worry about killing your “test subjects”. Remember that the appearance of tulips has specifications that vary upon shape, color, leaf size and height.

Gerbera Daisy Bouquet3) The Gerbera Daisy: Belonging to the daisy family, gerberas are easy-to-grow flowers that are best utilized for indoor decorations and container gardenings. Its colors depend on the cultivar, which are about 2½ to 4 inches wide. Leaves are coarse and are on average 8 to 10 inches long. Anyone who plans to plant a gerber daisy in the future should do it in well-drained soil. Propagate via seed or clump division.

4) The Carnation Flower: Referred to as “Dianthus” (Flowers of God) in seed and plant catalogs, the various colors and sweet fragrance of carnations are often associated with feelings that pertain to affection.

Like many of the other flowers in this article, carnations also come in many colors and varieties. As a flower garden plant, it is quite easy to grow. This flower is known for its attactiveness, longevity, and clove-like fragrance. The carnation flower is also popular in corsages and wedding bouquets.

5) The Parrotlily: The parrotlily is from the amaryllis family. It is a hummingbird-attracting, drought-tolerant perennial. The white lily stands for purity. Stalks are 8 to 12 inchestall during its early stages, but they can reach up to 18 to 30 inches tall upon full maturity. Red flowers are in clusters and appear in the summer. Leaves are pale green.

Top Selling Flowers and Their Meanings

GerberasLet’s just say, for the purpose of this discussion, that your one of those people who turn flowers when they cannot think of anything else to buy as a present. Well, flowers are good choices. But, do you really give the perfect kind of flowers on a special occasion? You wouldn’t want to receive an odd stare from the receiver as if they are saying “Why? Why these?”

Let us recall the three top selling flowers and find out what do they actually symbolize.


As we know, Gerberas belong to the Daisy family. They are as bright and colorful as the sizzling sunshine, and are simple and easy choices to light up one’s day. Generally, daisies are symbols of innocence and purity, but because of the vibrant variety of colors of Gerberas, they also signify cheerfulness. Specific colors like ruby red, bright pink, pure white and sunny yellow are perfect for merry occasions.


These flowers have come far, dating way back from 1580 B.C. Lilies have plenty of symbolisms, depending on which type of lily. Overall, lilies are very much associated with funerals because it symbolizes the innocence of the soul of the departed. Following the many kinds of lilies, are also many meanings. Not all are connected with death, fortunately. For one, lilies of the valley signify humility and devotion. This kind of lily is the one given during the 2nd wedding anniversary. Virgin Mary’s purity is symbolized by white lilies, for it also represents chastity and virtue. Other types of lilies like Peruvian lilies are characterized with friendship while White Stargazers are associated with sympathy. Pink Stargazers, on the other hand, represent wealth and prosperity.


Placing in at third of the top selling flowers, roses also have a variety of colors, wherein every color has its own meaning. The most popular, the red rose, is very known for its symbolism of love, which explains why it has been the most common gift given on occasions like anniversaries and Valentine’s Day. It is said that a single rose will represent love, and a whole bunch of red roses mean unconditional love. It would be a flattering moment if you any of you girls receive around fifty stems of these. The pink rose signifies gratitude, while white is easily correlated to purity. The lesser popular types of rose, orange, yellow and lavender, hold their own meanings too. Orange is for desire, yellow is for friendship, and lavender for enchantment. I’ve seen pictures of these roses and I wonder why they are less popular; I find them very fascinating.

We said it before that flowers speak their own language, and that they possess their own meanings. That is why there are right flowers for certain occasions. And because these three are the top selling flowers, there is no hassle looking for these kinds. You just need to identify which of the three suits your particular occasion the best. Good luck!

The Top Selling Flowers

Mother's Day FlowersIt’s a normal Sunday for you, and yet you feel like something is up. You get up, walk around the house, and greetings are all over the radio and television. You are surprised to discover that it is Mother’s Day! Good thing your mom is still in the kitchen, busy cooking for brunch. You say to yourself, “Oh my goodness! What should I do?!” In a heartbeat, you decide to buy the universal gift for females: Flowers.

You secretly rush to the Flower Shop nearby. My, my, it’s overflowing with flowers! Coming in all shapes, colors, and sizes, the variety of flowers makes it hard for you to decide what bouquet to buy. You know you have to pick quick, for your mom might notice that you’re gone. Here is a situation where flower familiarity may come in handy.

The Popular and Top Selling Flowers

At this day and age, it’s still a tradition to give out gifts on certain occasions. This favors to the ladies, as they receive more gifts than men do. A few examples include birthdays, Valentine’s Day, anniversaries, pageant nights, graduations, and of course, Mother’s Day. All these have become a milestone for almost every girl. And marking all these events is the moment when someone receives flowers. Yes, flowers have become the ‘go-to’ gift for many (especially when they are clueless what gift to give you).

So when the next episode happens (like forgetting it’s your wife’s birthday), and you are in so much hurry to buy flowers, you must know which ones to buy. Be it known that there are more than 10,000 species of flowers in the world. No pressure there.

Here are 3 of the Best Selling Flowers in the Market:


Coming from the Daisy family, the Gerberas practically possess the innocence and look of purity, as the other daisies do. The best feature of Gerberas is their various, bright colors that add cheerfulness to a bouquet or a table arrangement. Of course, we want all events to be as gleeful as possible, so bright colored Gerberas may serve as a good start.



Whenever you look at these summer-blooming flowers, you are probably reminded of refined beauty. These type of flower offers elegance, compared to the jolly type of Gerberas. Lilies have a wide variety, that’s why it is very popular in the market. Not only are they great as presents, but their oil also has its own use. Their oils can be used for massages and baths. Talk about a hard-working beauty.


RosesThis is perhaps the most widely-known type of flower. One can never go wrong with Roses. They simply exude beauty and love, making it an easy decision for people who would buy such flower arrangements. Almost all events that require flower-giving involves love, right? Roses have always become an excellent choice. You can choose among its variety of colors as well.

There are times that we have a difficult time deciding what to give a certain person. Sometimes, no special occasion is even needed. And so, flowers became a straightforward option. Giving it shows a whole lot of appreciation to the recipient.

Mother’s Day needs not to be forgotten, but if there comes a time that a rush is requried, you can simply choose one of the three types, or better yet, mix them up, so you can convey different messages through these majestic flowers. Flowers have their own meanings and it is amazing that they help us humans show how we feel through them. Centuries have passed, but the language of flowers continues to grow with us.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...