Wedding Anniversary Flowers by Year (1st to 50th)
Wedding anniversaries are the perfect time to rekindle your romance and express your love. And what better way to do it than with a gorgeous flower bouquet. With their delicate fragrance and vibrant colours, flowers hold a special place in our hearts. Plus, each flower has its own unique meaning!
If you have an upcoming anniversary, you may be wondering what flowers you should give.. Luckily, we have a guide on wedding anniversary flowers by year to help you choose the perfect bunch for each anniversary milestone.
- Wedding anniversary flowers by year
Wedding anniversary flowers by year (1st to 50th):
1st anniversary: Carnations
The first wedding anniversary is always a time filled with joy and excitement for the years to come! Carnations are the perfect way to celebrate, as they symbolise youth, affection and passionate love.
5th anniversary: Daisies
Daisies are traditionally used to symbolise the 5th wedding anniversary as they are known to represent love’s purity, innocence and fidelity. Even though Daisies are known as simplistic flowers, their bright petals radiate outwards, representing the significance of eternal love. You will often find these dainty little flowers in our pastel bouquets.
10th anniversary: Tulips
What better way to celebrate your 10th wedding anniversary than with a magnificent bunch of Tulips! Tulips are known to symbolise the perfect love, hope and happiness for the future. Their perfectly symmetrical shape and vibrant colours will make the perfect statement.
15th anniversary: Roses
Roses are one of the most beautiful and iconic symbols of love. 15 years is a significant milestone that deserves to be celebrated with an elegant bunch of Roses. These traditional flowers symbolise passion, romance and beauty. Roses are the perfect way to show that no matter what you’ve been through together, your love is still passionate and committed.
25th anniversary: Chrysanthemums
Chrysanthemums symbolise happiness, longevity and love. These unique flowers feature vibrant ornamental petals that align perfectly, and are even known to bring good luck to those who possess it. So, why not celebrate your special day with a vibrant bunch of Chrysanthemums. They may even bring you good fortune!
30th anniversary: Lisianthus
Lisianthus are a simple, yet elegant flower that are perfect for celebrating your 30th wedding anniversary. They are associated with charm, a long-lasting bond and passion. These soft and elegant flowers are perfect for expressing your romance and affection.
40th anniversary: Sunflowers
Strong, passionate and colourful are all the characteristics of Sunflowers, making them the perfect flower for your 30th wedding anniversary. Sunflowers feature a set of radiant bright yellow petals, symbolising love, loyalty and admiration. A gorgeous bunch of Sunflowers will be sure to brighten up your special day.
50th anniversary: Roses and Orchids
50 years of marriage is an amazing accomplishment and is even referred to as the golden wedding anniversary. If you’re wondering what flowers for your 50th wedding anniversary are best, you can’t go past a gorgeous bouquet of Roses and Orchids! The elegance of Roses paired with the uniqueness of Orchids creates the perfect vibrant bunch. These wedding anniversary flowers symbolise love, strength, beauty, passion and romance.
What is the traditional gift for a 50th wedding anniversary?
The best way to celebrate your golden milestone is with a luxury wedding anniversary gift marked with gold. Some popular anniversary gift ideas include:
- Gold jewellery
- Home decor
- Kitchen appliances
- Luxury body treatments
Celebrate your anniversary with a bouquet from BloomBar
If you’ve been inspired by our wedding anniversary flowers by year guide, now is the perfect time to celebrate your day with a special bouquet of blooms. The experienced team of florists at BloomBar will finely curate the perfect bouquet for you! We offer bright flower arrangements and neutral flower arrangements to everlasting flowers and native flower bouquets. If you want to send flowers to a loved one or have any questions about which flowers to give for a wedding anniversary, please contact our City store or Marion store today.