What I Want for Valentine’s Day – 10 Flowers That Will Last Longer Than A Week

Everyone knows a bouquet of flowers is the classic, go-to Valentine’s gift, and while they are beautiful and romantic, a week later, they are just a memory. Here are 10 thoughtful ways to still give flowers, but also give something that will stick around a little bit longer.

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  • Botanical No. 5510 1 of 10
    Botanical No. 5510
    This unbelievably beautiful fine art print of deep aubergine peonies would make anyone swoon.
    From Etsy $30
  • Rose Print Thank You Notes 2 of 10
    Rose Print Thank You Notes
    Treat your mom or sister to sweet rose printed thank you notes. (Doesn't it seem like you never have any when you need them?)
    From Kate Spade $20 for 10
  • Cath Kidston Rose Scented Drawer Liners 3 of 10
    Cath Kidston Rose Scented Drawer Liners
    These vintage looking scented drawer liners are a fun little luxury that would make every day feel more special.
    From John Lewis £10
  • Petite Yellow Rosebud Earrings 4 of 10
    Petite Yellow Rosebud Earrings
    Since yellow roses are a symbol of joy and friendship, these would be a perfect unexpected gift for a friend this Valentine's Day.
    Etsy $6
  • Pom Pom Flower 5 of 10
    Pom Pom Flower
    This little pom pom flower would be so much fun to wear on Valentine's Day.
    From Bando $15
  • 2012 Botanical Calendar 6 of 10
    2012 Botanical Calendar
    Even though we're already a month into 2012, it's not too late to pick up this pretty calendar which would make your flowers last a whole year.
    From Rifle Paper Co. $28
  • Craspedia Cluster in White 7 of 10
    Craspedia Cluster in White
    If you can't get away from a bouquet, how about something a bit more unexpected, like these beautifully preserved Craspedias, which will last months longer than a fresh bouquet.
    From Etsy $55
  • Wildflower Sash 8 of 10
    Wildflower Sash
    This flower sash is a long time favorite of mine.
    From J.Crew $25
  • Glam Organza Flower 9 of 10
    Glam Organza Flower
    This gorgeous flower makes a bold statement—and also comes in white for a softer look.
    From Bando
    $55
  • Bloom Fine Art Photograph 10 of 10
    Bloom Fine Art Photograph
    If deep dark colors aren't your style, this ethereal pink peony would be a great alternative
    From Etsy $25

 

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