Flowers for new moms - ideas for floral arrangements with a special meaning

The birth of a child is an important moment, and for such an event a proper preparation is required. Flowers are the right gift for a new mom, whether they come from a father or a friend or family. If you want to give such attention, discover in the following lines some tips and ideas of floral arrangements for new mothers, which will help you.


  1. Why are flowers offered to a mother when she leaves maternity?

1.1. How to mark the event with the right bouquet of flowers

1.2. Emotions in the family - Flower ideas for new moms

  1. What bouquets are suitable for mothers?
  2. The significance behind the flowers offered to new mothers


1. Why are flowers offered to a mother when she leaves maternity? 

Tradition says that a happy mother is the one who brings her baby home, but who also receives attention from loved ones. A bouquet of flowers plays an important role for the mother who has just given birth to a baby. Such a gesture does nothing but emphasize the unconditional love of family and close friends.

Even if many people are tempted to take flowers to the maternity ward, it is recommended, however, that this moment take place when the mother has arrived home, in order to protect the little one against unwanted allergies.

 1.1. How to mark the event with the right bouquet of flowers 

The right flowers for a new mom are those that are given with all the love and that make love for the new member of the family. If you are ready to make such a symbolic gift, then you should consider some suggestions. For example, you can impress your mother with a beautiful bouquet of white roses. You can bet on spring and summer flowers, in cheerful colors, as is the event for which you want to make such a gift.

 1.2. Emotions in the family - Flower ideas for new moms

Of course, there is a temptation to buy fragrant flowers for mothers who have just left the maternity ward with their baby, but do not be overwhelmed by emotions. You should also think about possible allergies that can occur in both mother and baby. A recommendation in this regard would be to choose flowers that last longer and can be easily maintained without being moved out of the room due to the strong scent.

If, however, you want the emotion to reach its maximum intensity, then a bouquet of roses or a bouquet with orchids it is recomended. Not only will your mother be impressed by the flowers and the gesture itself, but you will also be able to express your feelings of love from those unique moments.

 2. What bouquets are suitable for mothers?

It is true that tastes are not discussed and that dads or friends are the ones who choose the bouquets of flowers for new moms, at will. However, there are recommendations in this direction as well, in order to be able to guarantee that you are making the right choice. Here are some ideas to consider if you want to make such a gift:

  • White roses are suitable for a mother's exit from the maternity ward.
  • A bouquet of red roses can be offered at home, when the mother arrives with the baby.
  • Summer flowers are delicate, do not develop a strong scent and can last a few days.
  • Bouquets of tulips or bouquets with hydrangeas I remember spring, and if the baby was born during this period, then the mother will surely be delighted with them.

3. The significance behind the flowers offered to new mothers 

If you want to send a bouquet of flowers for a new mother, then it would be advisable to find out the symbolism behind them, in order to make the right choice. For example, white roses are likened to purity and tenderness. The red ones convey love from the first petal, and the yellow roses symbolize warmth, friendship and gratitude.

Peonies can also be given to a new mother, but taking into account their care and storage, depending on the scent they emit. As for significance, peonies are likened to romance and prosperity.

Daisy bouquets, on the other hand, signify shared love and therefore an extra reason to make such a flower choice for a new mom.


So, there are quite a few flower ideas for moms, but what matters most is the gesture itself. Flowers bring joy every time they are offered with much love, especially to a mother who has given birth to a baby.


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