One of the most popular flowers, gardenias were traditionally used to tell someone that they were lovely. Today, that tradition carries on as gardenias are used throughout the year for multiple occasions. Their crisp white flowers and sweet fragrant scent make them a great option for all of your family and friends. Plus, having live plants in the house is beneficial to the environment and the recipient’s long-term health. Houseplant gifts are a great eco-friendly option for every occasion, but here are just a few excuses to give a gardenia plant.
The sleek lines of gardenia petals and leaves along with the classic white hue make them a great gender-neutral plant for birthdays. Gardenias do well in containers throughout the year, making them a perfect birthday gift no matter the season. Gardenias are also a great relaxing influence, which is something that most people desperately crave and a perfect thing to give on a birthday. Add a dash of texture and masculinity with this gardenia in wood and wicker basket, a perfect fit for delivery to a home or office. For a more feminine touch, send a gardenia in a rustic blue container. No matter the birthday person’s style or personality, there is a fragrant gardenia that suits the bill.
Houseplant gifts are popular things to give when a friend is going through a difficult time, and the gentle and unassuming nature of gardenias make them a perfect fit. Gardenias are also one of the best indoor plants, making them a beautiful and lasting gift during a trying time. A popular sympathy gift is this gardenia in an angel cachepot, which has beautiful blooms and a container that can serve as a lasting remembrance to a lost loved one. The white petals of a gardenia are pure and reverent and a calming influence of peace and love.
Gardenias have also been used to symbolize secret love and their sweet romantic fragrance can be a winner on an anniversary. Instead of fresh-cut flowers that die after a few days, container plants can last for years. Giving houseplant gifts can go both ways between husband and wife and can be a year-round symbol of your undying love. Add a romantic flair to your gift with this feminine gardenia in a decorative cache pot that is sure to please any woman and match her style. For a more masculine approach, this gardenia in a woven basket brings rich colors and textures to any room.
How to Send One
At Giving Plants, we have a wide selection of indoor plants for sale online and the perfect gardenia to match any occasion or style. There’s always a reason to send a potted plant, so visit our selection and send one today!