The best way to banish winter and prepare for spring is to fill your home with beautiful, spirit-boosting floral pastels. These soft-hued flowers are a sign of Mother Nature’s rebirth, rejuvenation, and renewal. It’s the calm, glorious phase before the more bold and vibrant colors of summer take over. Pastel colors actually provide feelings of relaxation, peace, and hope which is why we love working with them.
Here at Gainan’s Flowers, Billings premier florist shop and flower delivery service, we love the gentle pastel flowers of early spring. Popular for Easter celebrations and for Mother’s Day, pastel blooms are actually perfect for any occasion throughout the year. They go with anyone’s decor, and they are a subtle, more muted way of expressing feelings. We’ve put together a list of some of our favorites pastel flowers below.
Popular Pastel Flowers of Spring
Pink Gerbera Daisy
Just looking upon a daisy makes you want to smile. With delicate petals which radiate around a circular disc, the daisy resembles the sun and its rays of light spreading joy. In general, daisies carry the significance of innocence and purity. Pink daisies, though, represent hope, female energy, and friendship.
Pink Wax Flower
The charming and delicate waxflower is actually indigenous to Western Australia. The lovely, small leaves are usually a light pink to deep purple color. Symbolizing happiness in marriage and long-lasting love, the waxflower is quite common in wedding bouquets.
Blue and Lavender Hydrangea
A flowering plant with a big, plush head of flowers ranging in colors of yellow, blue, cream, pink, and purple, hydrangeas are actually beloved by gardeners and florists alike. With a wide range of meanings ranging from gratitude, empathy, and a deep understanding, they’re the perfect soft-hued flowers for any pastel arrangement.
The wonderful pink daisy stands out in our Enchantment bouquet, which also has the wallflower, additional florals in hues of pink and purple with perky lime-green mums for a wonderful contrast. A beautiful collection of pastels perfect for Mother’s Day or just because. It’s sure to leave a smile on any recipient’s face when they look upon it.
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Pale Pink Roses
The gorgeous pink rose is a pastel-colored favorite in many springtime bouquets. It is charming, stylish, symbolizes femininity and refinement, and whispers love and adoration instead of shouting it. Perfect for mothers or perhaps for sweethearts, friends or sisters, the pink rose is beloved by everyone.
Another popular flower, carnations are endearing and charming and have been used for decades in special occasions and celebrations. Coming in an assortment of colors, the light greens, peaches, oranges, and pinks are charming pastel colors perfect for Easter as well as Mother’s Day..
Tall and colorful, snapdragons bring a distinctive style and wonderful texture to flower arrangements. Ranging in shades from yellow, purple, orange, cream, and lavender, they’re a delightful springtime bloom. The meanings related to snapdragons are desire, grace, virtue, and strength.
For a perfect example of the loveliness, understated elegance, and sophistication of a pastel floral arrangement, just look at our European Splendor bouquet. Low and lush and filled with fragrant, cream-colored roses, lilies, pale blue hydrangeas, waxflower, and other wonderful soft-hued colors, this is gift that will not soon be forgotten.
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