Cut roses on Valentine’s Day is a very traditional gift that almost everyone loves. It’s classic, elegant, and who doesn’t like getting roses? However, sometimes it’s good to change things up—like this Valentine’s Day. Here at City Floral, you’ll find Denver’s best selection of like cut roses, but why not switch it up and get that special someone a plant that is a little more unique.
Here 7 Valentine’s Day gifts that aren’t roses:
Orchids are a beautiful plant to give as a gift for any holiday, especially Valentine’s Day. Here at City Floral, a massive selection of beautiful Orchids in various shapes, sizes, and colors. Regular shipments keep our greenhouse benches full of these graceful and elegant flowers. Surprisingly enough, these are easy to grow even in the dry climate of Colorado. Learn about the best ways to take care of your orchids by visiting our Orchid page.
Heartleaf Philodendrons are quite possibly the perfect plant for people who are terrible with plants. They also make great Valentine’s Day gifts for that special someone in your life. Combine their beautiful leaf shades and tones with some of the easiest houseplants to keep alive because of the low maintenance requirements—you’ve got a perfect plant.
The heart hoya is a huge favorite among our customers. This cute little sweetheart succulent is a classic gift choice for Valentine’s Day. Usually only growing one single leaf, this succulent may be small, but this beautiful leaf forms a perfect heart shape that shows that unmistakable message of love. The Heart Hoya is also a great choice because, like any other succulent, it is a low maintenance houseplant. These plants love a bright sunny windowsill and water only when completely dry.
Jasmine not only looks great when displayed in a pot on a table or in a hanging basket—it smells incredible! This sweet exotic fragrance is also said to be an aphrodisiac, making Jasmine the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for your significant other. Place your Jasmine in a bright spot in your home, making sure that the potting mix stays lightly moist.
Succulent gardens are always a great gift, especially for that plant mom or dad. These beauties come with a variety of succulents and cactus plants in a container or hanging pot. With all these varieties, they have one thing in common—they love a lot of light. Placing them in the sunniest spot in your home is best. Water them when dried out, and you’ll have a happy plant.
Hydrangeas are by far some of our favorite blooming flowers here at City Floral. Their giant, colorful, clustered blooms are what make the florist hydrangea plant so unique. The florist hydrangeas make a great gift on Valentine’s Day instead of roses because they will last longer and require little care. By placing these beauties in a bright area with indirect light and watering them frequently, you’ll have the perfect gift that will last for months, not days.
Tulip and Hyacinths
Spring might be a few months away, but you still enjoy those beautiful spring colors and fragrances indoors. Brighten your home up will our gorgeous forced Hyacinths and Tulips flowers. Hyacinths and tulips have a wonderful and intoxicating scent that will fill your home with a sweet fragrance that permeates the air. With the combination of fragrance and showy blooms, you’ll love having those flowers in your home for Valentine’s Day.