What Are The Strongest Smelling Flowers?

Strong Smelling Florals

Many people love receiving fresh flowers because of their bright colors, natural beauty, and of course, their sweet scents. When you are around flowers, you’ll notice that some have sweeter scents than others.

If you’re looking for some sweet-smelling flowers to include in your next arrangement, consider adding these flowers: 

Chrysanthemums 

These bold, colorful flowers are packed with scent. People often love the smell of chrysanthemum because it is more earthy rather than strong and sweet. Surprisingly, chrysanthemums can also be used to help repel certain insects! 

Stargazer Lily

The scent of a stargazer lily can be described as strong, spicy, and sweet. This flower will be sure to fill your home with lovely scents. With their beautiful color and bold scents, it’s no surprise that the stargazer lily is one of the most popular oriental lilies. 

Jasmine

Although jasmine flowers are petite and delicate, they have a very strong, sweet scent. Some may describe the scent of jasmine as feminine, rich, and warm.

Rose 

Roses provide a timeless, classic scent. That’s why it’s commonly used in essential oils and other beauty products. However, did you know that the color of the rose is strongly correlated with its smell? That’s right. Typically, roses with darker colors and more petals have the best scents. 

When you sniff yellow and orange roses, you can usually smell notes of fruits, violets, and clove! Each rose and color often have a different, unique scent. 

Gardenias

These tiny white flowers, when in bloom, have a captivating scent. Believe it or not, gardenias are pollinated by moths, so they tend to have a stronger smell at night. 

Lavender

Lavender flowers have a soothing scent that has proven to have stress-reducing effects. Lavender is great to keep around your house, office, or in your bedroom! 

Freesia

If you’re looking for a sweeter scented floral, opt for freesia. The scent of the freesia flower is often described as fruit-like. They also come in various colors, including shades of yellow, purple, pink, and red. 

If you’re looking to send a flower arrangement with beautifully scented flowers, take a look at our selection of flower arrangements at Dallas House of Flowers today! 

What Exactly Is Galentine’s Day? Who Should be Celebrating?

February is a month filled with love. Although we’re all familiar with the celebration of Valentine’s Day, there is another holiday that falls this month that is dedicated to celebrating love too! Galentine’s Day originally started as an unofficial holiday, but it has turned into its own celebration over time. Galentine’s Day is taking place… Continue Reading

3 Things to Add to Your Flower Arrangements This Holiday Season to Make Them Extra Special

Giving the gift of flowers is the perfect way to show your friends and family some love during the holiday season. In fact, Christmas and Hanukkah are two of the most popular times to purchase and send flowers during the year.  Because this year has required us to distance from our friends and families, here… Continue Reading

The Most Stunning Fall Flowers to Include in Your Thanksgiving Centerpiece

Fall florals are a great way to show off some of the season’s best colors and hues. Whether you focus on incorporating fall florals or adding vivid leaves and berries as accents, your thanksgiving centerpiece is destined to stand out. Red, yellow, orange, purple, and brown are all common colors used in your fall flower… Continue Reading

The Best Flowers to Include in Your August Arrangement

Now that it’s officially August, you can finally enjoy the beautiful flowers that peak at this time. Whether you’re preparing for an outdoor wedding or sending flowers because, make sure you include some of August’s bests colors, textures, and shapes into your bouquet.  Let’s take a look at the best blooms in August:  Lily  Lilies… Continue Reading

5 Summertime Flowers to Incorporate into Your Next Bouquet

We’re right in the middle of the summer season, and there is no better way to share your excitement than giving an arrangement filled with summertime flowers. During the summer season, you can find floral arrangements that are filled with beautiful bright colors and sweet scents. Let’s take a look at some examples of flowers… Continue Reading