Flowers always have the magic to brighten up your day. Their exquisite beauty can uplift your mood and can also take away all your stress. No wonder why a lot of people would want to have flowers in their garden and some even cut blooms that they could display in the dining area or inside their room. One of the much-awaited seasons that people plan for is summer. They are not only excited with the activities that they can do with their family such as swimming or hiking but this is also the season when lots of flowers bloom.

But despite the tempting weather, you cannot deny the fact that not everyone feels comfortable with the heat. It can be too much to handle for some people which is why they prefer to stay at home. So, if you’re not in the mood to go out and enjoy the beach with your friends, then why not brighten up your day with beautiful summer flowers? You can order the flowers from a florist online and arrange them at home. Listed below are 10 of the most favorite flowers that could beautify your home this summer.

  1. Marigolds
The color of Marigolds makes it a perfect flower for summer. This golden orange flowers have a classy look that will brighten up the atmosphere in your home. They can also give a Mexican culture and appeared in the movie “Coco.”

  1. Hydrangeas
One classic flower that is popular during summer is the hydrangeas. This flower blooms in early spring until autumn. They love the shade during summer and their colors depend on the iron and acidity level. In this case, you are free to make an experiment when it comes to the kind of soil you will use to grow the plant in order to come up with the color combination you want.

  1. Dahlias
Dahlias are indeed a versatile bloom for summer because they are available in varying colors, sizes, and shapes. You can have bigger blooms or go for miniature dahlias for your centerpiece. Dahlias can last up to 7 days when given a floral preservative.

  1. Sunflowers
When talking about summer flowers, for sure, sunflower will always be on your list. Just with the name of this flower, you can already have an idea that they are perfect for the season. Sunflowers are known to be happy flowers with their looks. In fact, they are also perfect as a background if you are fond of taking pictures. Sunflowers are composite which means each bloom is made up of tiny flowers with a central eye. Sunflowers in vases can last up to 10 days.

  1. Cosmos
Cosmos in purple and white colors will definitely get your attention. You can create a beautiful arrangement with these flowers that could last up to 6 days. You might think that the present bloom can only last a short period of time however, you have to keep in mind that cosmos produce multiple blooms. It only means that the present blooms might fade while new blooms will come out.

  1. Zinnias
These flowers look the same as dahlias however zinnias are flatter and smaller. These blooms show off their colors that have a longer life compared to other blooms. You can display it at home and expected to live up to 10 days.

  1. Lilies
If you have tall vases at home, then lilies can be the perfect blooms. These popular blooms produce strong fragrance that could spread throughout the room. The vase life of lilies can take up to 10 days.

  1. Daisies
If you want to maintain a calming atmosphere at home, then daisies in white color can be the ideal blooms. Daisy symbolizes peace, purity, and diligence. Did you know that these blooms are edible together with the leaves? You can give daisies when feeding your goats, horses, and sheep. You can also use this flower as a natural insect repellant.  

  1. Jasmine
Another popular flower in summer is Jasmine. These blooms are star in shape and often used for decorative purposes. You can see Jasmine in weddings, worship, and festivals. These flowers can produce a sweet scent that can be grown indoor and outdoor as long as you can give the plants with enough sunlight. 

  1. Snapdragons
Grouping these flowers together can make a beautiful arrangement. They also have a long vase life that could last up to 10 days which means you will surely enjoy its beauty. They have a mouthlike petals and fragrant. They are available in varying shapes and colors that suit any arrangement.

Decorating your home with flowers not only beautify your place but it is also a great way for you to connect with nature especially if you are often busy at work. Looking at these beautiful blooms can make you feel relaxed and you will also feel satisfied if you are the one who will do the arrangement. It can be a great pastime that you can do at home during summer.

Summer season indeed provides you with plenty of options to choose from when it comes to what blooms you will use for home decoration. There is no need for you to spend much on flowers just to revamp your house instead you only need creativity. It is also an advantage if you will use flowers that have a longer vase life if you don’t want to change the blooms from time to time.