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Taking place every March 21st, National Flower Day is a testament to the profound impact that flowers have on our world. From delicate petals unfurling in springtime to the resplendent hues of autumn blooms, flowers captivate our senses and inspire our imaginations. Here are some fun ways for your business to celebrate National Flower Day on social media.

Share Photos of Beautiful Flowers

We work in a beautiful industry so let’s show it off! Sharing photos of your gardens, greenhouses, or currently available flowers is a great way to build engagement. Or you can share the graphics below – just download them straight to your computer and post.

National Flower Day Graphic - Tulip    National Flower Day Graphic - crocus    National Flower Day Graphic - gerbera     National Flower Day Graphic - cyclamen

Suggest Activities Celebrating Flowers

What should your customers do to celebrate National Flower Day? Give them some ideas! The list below has several fun activities you can suggest to your followers.

  • Visit a Botanic Garden: Spend the day immersing yourself in the enchanting world of flowers by visiting a local botanical garden.
  • Create a Floral Arrangement: Tap into your creative side by arranging a stunning bouquet of fresh flowers.
  • Plant a Flower: Channel your inner green thumb by planting a flower in your backyard, balcony, or community space. And don’t forget about planting potted flowers for inside!
  • Pick out Seeds: It’s finally spring! Now is a great time to pick out flower seeds.
  • Volunteer: Whether it’s a roadside clean-up to let the native wildflowers shine or a community gardening project, volunteering is one of our favorite ways to celebrate.
  • Sign up to Attend a Workshop: Expand your knowledge and skills by participating in a flower arranging, fairy garden, or garden design workshop.
  • Support Local Flower Businesses: Show your appreciation for the beauty of flowers by supporting local flower growers, nurseries, and florists.

Shine a Spotlight on Sustainability

One of the goals of National Flower Day is to raise awareness about the importance of preserving floral biodiversity. With thousands of species facing threats such as habitat loss, pollution, and climate change, safeguarding the rich diversity of flowers is crucial for maintaining ecological balance and sustaining pollinator populations.

Check out these two social media posts on sustainability and flowers:

  • Example Post 1: 🌺💚 Cultivating a Greener Garden: Transform your outdoor space into a haven for both pollinators and the planet by practicing sustainable gardening techniques. Choose native plant species that require less water and fertilizer, and create habitats for beneficial insects like bees and butterflies. By nurturing a biodiverse garden, you’re not only beautifying your surroundings but also contributing to the health of our ecosystem. Let’s sow the seeds of sustainability this National Flower Day! #GreenGardening #SustainableLiving #NationalFlowerDay 🌼🦋
  • Example Post 2: 🌱🌸 Embracing Sustainable Blooms: Did you know that choosing locally grown flowers can have a positive impact on the environment? By supporting local flower farms, you’re reducing the carbon footprint associated with long-distance transportation and promoting biodiversity in your community. This National Flower Day, let’s celebrate the beauty of flowers while also making eco-friendly choices. Share your favorite sustainable flower tips in the comments below! #SustainableBlooms #NationalFlowerDay #SupportLocal 🌻🌿

Hopefully, all these examples have sparked some ideas for your business’ social media. Happy National Flower Day! And don’t forget to take a moment yourself to appreciate the beauty of nature today.


Katie Gustafson, Marketing Communications Manager, Mycorrhizal Applications