Ah Sam Floral Co.

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Posted by Ah Sam Florist on August 5, 2020 | Last Updated: April 26, 2022 Flower Gifts Flowers

What Are the Best Smelling Flowers?

Everyone loves receiving flowers because they are beautiful, delicate, and smell wonderful. Not all flowers have strong scents, though, so if you are looking to experience some terrific-smelling blooms, or to gift them to a loved one, then we’ve got you covered. Below is a list of some of the best-smelling flowers to have your local florist put in an arrangement for you.


Best-Smelling Flowers


Pink and Purple Hyacinth


These densely-clustered flowers burst with colorful vitality as well as a fragrant sweet scent. The scent is so sweet that it deters pests attracted to its bright colors. A wonderful pick-me-up for anyone who loves a sweet aroma, these lush and beautiful flowers can stand alone or enhance any floral arrangement.


Freesia Flowers


Delicate, colorful, and full of fragrant sweet aroma, it’s no wonder Freesias are one of the world’s most popular cut flowers. They have a long vase life and a pleasant scent often described as fruity. All freesias have a strong fragrance but red and pink varieties tend to smell the strongest.


Colorful Roses


Many people are aware of the sensual, sweet fragrance of the rose, which, along with their stunning beauty, is why they are the most popular flower in the world. But the scent of a rose can vary based on their species and color. Darker colors such as red and pink have a sweet perfume scent while lighter colors can have a more fruity or citrusy scent. For some of the best smelling roses with striking color and form, garden roses are the way to go.


Pale Pink Peonies


Peonies are lush, gorgeous blooms that have a fragrant sweet scent that fills a room. They are beloved for their soothing colors, complex form, and considered to be one of the best smelling flowers around. Though the scent of a peony can vary based on its species, it has primary fragrance is a fresh, delicate floral note which works wonderful with other fragrant florals such as the rose.


Sweet Pea

Sweet Pea

Small, graceful, and delicate, the Sweet Pea has a lovely, sweet fragrance that is not overpowering. So pleasant is this flower’s scent, that it’s often used in soaps, lotions, and perfumes. The Sweet Pea’s delicate beauty and gentle scent perfectly complements other florals in an arrangement.


Stargazer Lily


Lilies are grown in a variety of colors and not all lilies have a strong scent, but those that do, like the Starfighter Lilies, have a sweet, honey-like aroma that can fill a room. It’s vibrant smell perfectly accompanies its vibrant pink color. If this scent may be too much for someone with allergies or a sensitive nose, then Sonata Lilies produce a much lighter, delicate smell with hints of citrus.


Lavender Flowers


Lavender flowers are not only charming to look at but their aroma is also soothing and pleasant. Lavender is available mostly year-round and freshly cut pieces can last in a vase for up to 10 days. Lavender is a favorite of many to use for perfumes, oils, cooking, and making gifts.


extravagant blooms, exquisite color, and delicate scent, our garden peonies in shades of blush are perfectly paired with roses, hydrangeas and seasonal foliage

Peony & Rose Classic Bouquet


The gorgeous joining of Peonies and Roses in our Peony and Rose Classic Bouquet bursts forth with beautiful full and lush blooms that emit the heady scent of roses combined with the fresh sweet aroma of peonies. It’s a delight to see and to smell and makes the perfect gift for someone very special in your life.

At Ah Sam Florist,we strive to provide all our customers with the most striking floral arrangements and gifting options available for all flower lovers. If you’d like help in picking out a perfectly-scented floral bouquet for someone special, give us a call, we are happy to help.