Sending flowers is such a wonderful gesture. Here are a few tips to insure that you make the right impression when you are trying to make the best impression!
-Fragrant flowers are usually best in a powder room, entrance hall or living space. They are not good for a kitchen or dining area as the fragrance can compete with the taste and smell of the food. I love using hydrangea on the table but Calla Lilies, peonies, and most roses are fine too.
-Never send a bouquet of 13 flowers to someone. It is considered unlucky!
-Red and Pink Roses should be reserved for a romantic gift. Don't send them to a professional or friendly contact.
-Carnations, Lilies and Gladioli are often associated with funerals or Sympathy flowers.
-An Orchid can be given for almost any occasion and they last a long time!
-Daisies, Yellow or White Roses, or a mixed bouquet are ideal choices for friends or family.