Valentine’s Day is shaping up to look a little different this year, but there’s one tradition (we hope) that will never go away — sending and receiving beautiful flowers. Whether you’re sending something to your partner who lives under the same roof, or as a pick-me-up for a parent or friend on the other side of the country, a bright arrangement is the perfect cure for the winter blues.
It’s easy to be overwhelmed with all the choices out there, but no need to stress about the details. We’ve scoured all our favorite online florists and below, you’ll find our picks for every flower fan in your family and friend groups. Looking for more gift ideas? Check out our favorite heartfelt Valentine’s Day gifts, gifts for him and gifts for her.
For your love
Venice Peach (starting at $64; bouqs.com)
Seriously sweet vibes abound in this romantic bouquet that includes peach roses, white genista, eucalyptus and succulents that they can even plant.
Pure Romance (starting at $63.99; fromyouflowers.com)
Fill their arms with deep red roses with this rustic stem bouquet that screams casual elegance with brown paper wrapping and twine.
The Sweet as a Kiss ($95; rosepops.com)
Now how about roses that will last up to a year? That sounds pretty good to us too. This adorable heart-shaped box from Rosepops comes with three fragrant blooms that’ll be around well past February.
Desert Love ($44; bouqs.com)
For the succulent lover in your life, send this Hoya Heart duo in tiny cement planters with pink rock accents.
Pink Rose Plant (starting at $29.99; plants.com)
Give them a bouquet that will last with this bright, fresh pink rose plant that’s pet-friendly and easy to care for. Plus you can get an adorable candle with an illustration of two hands making a heart to show a little extra love.
Burnin’ Love ($99; bouqs.com)
Tell them you burn for them with this lush mix of peachy roses and succulents, paired with a Paddywax rose- and santal-scented candle that will help heat things up!
Sweet Succulent Heart Garden (starting at $34.99; plants.com)
They’ll love tending to these succulents tucked into a sweet heart shaped pot that looks great on an office desk.
Desert Sunrise Bouquet (starting at $47.49; teleflora.com)
If they’re into a more modern aesthetic, then they’ll love this mix of white lilies and peach blooms in a chic natural bamboo cube. And with the code AFCJFEB10, you can save 15% on all flowers sitewide through February 28.
Blooming Love Amaryllis Bulb Garden ($60; ftd.com)
This garden arrives with pre-rooted bulbs that will grow into beautiful bell-shaped amaryllis flowers.
Yours Truly ($49; bouqs.com)
For under $50, this romantic arrangement of mixed alstroemeria surrounded by white roses, waxflower and eucalyptus accents will let them know you care.
Mixed Roses (starting at $45; ftd.com)
Roses are red…except when they’re a glorious mix of bright, fragrant blooms. Perfect for the not-so-traditional rose lover.
Playfully Pink Bouquet (starting at $52.24; teleflora.com)
This pink and red rose bouquet is ridiculously cute when paired with a hand-painted ceramic vase and a charm that says “loved,” so you know they’ll get the message.
Long Stem Red Rose Bouquet (starting at $90; proflowers.com)
For the traditionalist, long-stemmed red roses never fail.
For your family
Mother Earth ($59; bouqs.com)
Bring a smile to any mom in your life with this whimsical potted dracaena plant with the flirtiest face.
Blossoming Blooms Basket (starting at $39.99; 1800flowers.com)
If you haven’t been able to visit a grandparent or older family member in a while, this jolly basket filled with carnations will let them know you’re thinking of them.
Bountiful Impressions (starting at $63.99; fromyouflowers.com)
With green poms, hot pink gerbera daisies, pink roses, orange roses and sunflowers, this bursting arrangement brings a bit of spring to your loved one.
Your Sweet Smile ($101.98; pickupflowers.com)
Let mom — or another loved one — know you’re thinking about them with a sunny arrangement of white and yellow roses in a glass vase.
For your friends
Gerb Next Door ($58; farmgirlflowers.com)
There’s something about the effervescent joy in this bright pink bouquet and rose gold vase that feels like watching “Legally Blonde” with your bestie. Tell them you miss them so, so much with this sweet delivery.
Cassandra ($59; bouqs.com)
This tropical mix of orange and red heliconia with foliage comes with a message, for your friend who’s involved and engaged with causes. A whopping 100% of net profits from this exclusive collection will be donated to Campaign Zero to support its mission to combat police brutality through data-informed policy solutions.
Double the Zulu ($77; urbanstems.com)
Purple and yellow give this daisy-based arrangement real pops of color so it’s sure to brighten their home — and their day.
Cocktail Collection ($70; bloomscape.com)
Cute ideas for kids
Radiance in Bloom Basket (starting at $75; proflowers.com)
This sweet basket comes with pops of hot pink, lilac and green that’ll sure please a kid. After the flowers are all gone, the basket can become part of a craft or a great way to hold toys.
The Phoebe ($55; urbanstems.com)
A cute unicorn planter with an easy to care for succulent is the perfect gift for a tween — or a kid at heart.