The best flowers for a first date

You may be excitedly planning your first date and want to take some flowers to make a great first impression, or had several dates with someone special and want to send a surprise bouquet to let them know you think they are pretty amazing!

Feehily’s Florist can help you choose the best date flowers with our helpful guide, give our team a call  or pop in to our Sligo flower shop to see our wide range of fresh seasonal blooms. Our skilled florists can beautifully wrap your date flowers to protect them if you are taking them on your date, or arrange delivery to their door.  Check out our delivery page for information of the areas we cover for same day flower delivery which includes Sligo Town and the local areas.


Rainbow Gerbera 

These happy and colourful blooms are the perfect gift to send your date, with a real 'feel good' vibe. Gerberas flower meaning is beauty, so are the perfect choice if you want to send a subtle message to your date.

Our expert florists based in our Sligo shop use a mix of rainbow shades such as pink, orange, yellow and red to create a stylish bouquet to deliver directly.  Our popular Carnival Bouquet is created using Gerberas, and starts from €40.

Perfect Tulips

Looking for a bunch of flowers to take a long to your first date and make a great first impression? Our Feehily's Florists recommend Tulips – which symbolise perfect love. Tulipsare beautiful blooms and understated if you feel it may be too soon for the really romantic roses.

Our florists can do a mix of colours – purples, pinks and whites always look beautiful – and wrap the flowers up in luxury paper, so they look extra special and stay protected. Elegant and stylish, your date will be pleased as punch when you turn up for the date with a bunch of Tulips!

Romantic Roses

The Greek Mythology legend goes that the Goddess of Love, Aphrodite, created the Rose as a symbol of love. For thousands of years Roses have been the flower of romance, and we don’t think you can wrong with the classic choice of Roses to impress your date!

Here at Feehily’s Florist we love a touch of romance, and can deliver a stunning bouquet of roses direct to your special someone. Just had an amazing first date and want to show them how much you care?  If you a true romantic at heart, why not send them one of our bestselling bouquets Head Over Heels - a dozen of the finest ruby red roses, with eucalyptus and white gyp for a wildly beautiful floral gift.


Oriental Orchids

These tropical beauties symbolize perfection and passion, making Orchids a great choice for date night with your special someone. There is the classic white Orchid, purple Orchid, blue Orchid or our favourite – the cerise pink Orchid. Whichever colour you chose, your date is going to love the thoughful floral gift!

Lovely Lilies

Make your date swoon by sending a gorgeous bouquet of Lilies to their front door or office. White oriental lilies are elegant and timeless, with an exotic feel - the perfect flowers to send the day after your date with a thoughtful card message. 

Our Pure Elegance bouquet has been designed by our Sligo flower team to shocase the beautiful and luxurious white Lilies, and starts at €50.

The best flowers for a first date