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Posted by beneva on March 5, 2020 | Last Updated: February 18, 2021 Information

Favorite Flowers of Some of Our Favorite Women

In recognition of Women’s History Month, Sarasota’s best florist, Beneva, would like to mention one of own, Mandi Rutter, Business Office Manager, who plays an important part in the success of our business. Also, we thought it would be fun to list some of today’s famous women and their favorite flowers.

Lily of the Valley

Audrey Hepburn – Lily of the Valley

A fashion icon from Old Hollywood, the lovely Audrey Hepburn’s favorite flower was the delicate yet noble Lily of the Valley. With a dainty, delicate charm, the exquisite bell-shaped Lily of the Valley represents serenity, humility, and luck. Audrey Hepburn’s wedding bouquet was composed of just a small bunch of Lily of Valley flowers, which has now become a staple in most weddings.

Mokara orchid

Angelina Jolie – Orchid

A stunning beauty herself, Angelina Jolie’s flower of choice is actually a plant – the alluring and amazing orchid. The elegant, lovely petals of the orchid blossom bloom in various colors and shapes based on their species. Orchids have three petals and three sepals, and they symbolize luxury, love, and beauty – characteristics Angelina Jolie has in abundance.

White Lilies

Jennifer Lopez – Roses and White Lilies

A talented singer, dancer, and actor, Jennifer Lopez’s favorite flowers are white roses and lilies. The white lily is a regal, fragrant flower with 6 petals and a large pistil. The lily has a variety of symbolic meanings, such as royalty, fertility, elegance, and purity. Also, when placed in your garden, the white lily is can protect your home from evil spirits. Since J-Lo’s career is super hot, the protection spell of white lilies must be working!


Katy Perry – Purple and White Hydrangeas

The glorious and lush blooms of the hydrangea shrub are why they are adored by many all over the world. Katy Perry’s favorite hydrangea colors are purple and white with purple symbolizing pride and understanding and white – purity and grace. It’s fitting the Queen of Pop likes the striking contrast between purple and white.

White Roses

Lady Gaga – White Roses

The flower Lady Gaga likes the most is…the white rose. She has been known to adorn her outfits with white roses on a regular basis. Representing pure love and renewed beginnings, the white rose is a regular in weddings and bridal bouquets. Also, an arrangement of white flowers placed in a vase in your house brings about peaceful energy to your home.

Pretty pink roses with soft lavender carnations and alstromeria highlight this delightful bouquet

Michelle Obama – Pink Roses and Hydrangea

Michelle Obama’s favorite flowers are roses and hydrangeas. The pink rose, in particular, is the color she prefers. Pink roses symbolize refinement, femininity, sweetness, and gratitude – traits the former First Lady certainly has. Michelle also loves hydrangeas which are flowering shrubs with beautiful, large heads of petals that come in colors ranging from blue, pink, green, purple, and white. Hydrangea flowers represent heartfelt emotions, gratitude, and understanding.

For more information on flowers, or to find your own favorite flowers, visit Beneva and Gifts today or peruse our website now.