Grandparent’s Day is a date set aside on the first Sunday after Labor Day in September for celebrating and honoring our elders; however, it’s also a holiday for having some fun! Sending or bringing a bright arrangement or bouquet of flowers for Grandparent’s Day is a way to instantly add cheer and levity to the occasion. These fun flowers are excellent for Grandparent’s Day gift-giving:
Snapdragons. Snapdragons are a veritable explosion of tall stalks and bright petals; one can’t help but smile when they see them. They come in just about every color you can imagine, adding height and impact to any arrangement or as a gorgeous stand-alone flower choice.
Lilies. Lilies are an elegant bloom that can lift the spirits and bring a smile. The fun, festive shape of the lily radiates positive energy and can be found in a wide range of colors and patterns. Combine them with other bright blooms for an even more uplifting effect.
Orchids. The gorgeous orchid exudes love, beauty and cheer, and brings exotic elegance to flower arrangements. The look and color of the orchid can be simple or elaborate, and they’re sure to uplift your grandparents on their special day.
Sunflowers. The big, bright sunflower shines sunny radiance on any occasion. Send a bunch of them or blend them with other fun flowers like daisies, roses, asters and lilies.
Daisies. Daisies bring a bright, cheery feel to any flower arrangement. Their simple, straightforward appeal is timeless, and they’re great mixed with other blooms as well.
Asters. While daisies and asters are quite similar, asters tend to be available in more bright colors and textures. These fun, impactful flowers bring can bring country charm or a contemporary feel, depending upon the color, texture and arrangement. They add artful appeal to both summer and autumn arrangements.
Roses. The rose is a classic beauty that can give the vibe of love, beauty, mystery, and, yes — fun! What’s not to love? It’s always fun to receive roses; the bloom and look are timeless and beautiful. It is symbolic of love and comes in a wide range of color choices to please any preference. Find out your grandparents’ favorite color and give them a dozen bright roses for Grandparent’s Day.
Grandparent’s Day is a holiday for showing care and respect to our elders, but it’s also an opportunity to have some fun. Consider bringing or sending some of these festive flower types to your grandparents on Grandparent’s Day — or any time of the year.