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Posted by portcharlotteflorist on January 22, 2020 | Last Updated: January 15, 2024 Uncategorized

Why Flowers Are the Best Valentine’s Gift for Him

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Love is in the air, and the most romantic day of the year is just around the corner. If you’re still trying to decide what to get your boyfriend or husband for Valentine’s Day, you don’t have to look any further than our local flower shop. At Port Charlotte Florist, serving North Port, Englewood, Punta Gorda, and of course Port Charlotte, we have a wide variety of great Valentine’s gifts for men, including flowers, available at our local shop.

Why Flowers Really Are an Excellent Choice for Men, According to Science

Flowers might not be the first that comes to your mind when thinking about what to get your guy for Valentine’s Day, but according to science, they’re actually a great option. Studies have shown that flowers actually have the power to improve a man’s intimacy. Men who receive flowers tend to become more open and communicative. They make better eye contact and stand closer to the people around them. If you’re hoping to spend an extra-special Valentine’s Day with your significant other, we (and science) suggest giving your man flowers.

Our Top Picks in Valentine’s Gifts for Guys

Classic and beautiful, Regal Red Roses features 12 or 18 stunning red roses, rich greenery and accented with gold grevalia in a keepsake red and gold vase

1. Red Roses

Roses are an excellent choice for both men and women. Red roses symbolize romantic love, which makes them the perfect choice for Valentine’s Day. Send him a no-frills bouquet, like our Regal Red Roses design, that makes the most of the rose’s natural beauty.

Send this punch of color with this tropical arrangement

2. Tropical Flowers

Tropical flowers like birds of paradise, protea, ginger, anthurium, and orchids are a wonderful choice for men. They bloom in fiery colors and have unusual shapes and textures that work really well in the types of contemporary designs men tend to prefer. Our Tropical Punch bouquet features tangerine birds of paradise with exotic foliage and a selection of additional blooms.

Cactus and succulent dishes are the growing trend - and right now is the perfect time to send someone a succulent garden! Low maintenance - easy to care for - a great addition to any room!

3. Succulents

If your guy’s busy and lacking free time, then a no-fuss gift is a must. Succulents are attractive and require very little care. Our most popular Succulent Garden includes a variety of plants with a stoic accent stone in an attractive ceramic pot — all petite enough to fit on his desktop.

This beautiful orchids are a perfect accent to any home or office

4. Orchids

Orchids are stately, beautiful, alluring, and they’re a perfect gift for a man. For male recipients, our top choice is a live Phalaenopsis orchid plant, which has pure-white blooms and will flower every winter, prompting him to think of you.

This beautiful bromeliad is a perfect accent to any home or office

5. Bromeliads

These strange beauties are members of the pineapple family, and they have the spiky leaves and blooms to prove it. In bloom, they’re topped with vibrant colors like orange, yellow, red, and magenta. This potted Bromeliad will be a perfect addition to a home or office.

How to Choose a Floral Arrangement for Your Main Man

Picking out a floral arrangement for a man can seem overwhelming at first, but you’ll quickly see that there are actually plenty of appropriate options to choose from. Unless you know your guy loves them, we recommend passing up the pink and pastel flowers in favor of more saturated colors. Look for jewel tones, primary colors, citrus colors, and monochromatic palettes. Men also tend to prefer contemporary looks. Our for arrangements with compact designs and strong, clean lines.

If you still aren’t certain what type of flowers to get for your husband or boyfriend, don’t worry! Our romance experts at Port Charlotte Florist are always happy to help. Whether you order online, in person, or over the phone, we’re available to provide you with professional advice and personalized recommendations to help you choose the perfect flowers for your perfect love on Valentine’s Day.