10 Best Graduation Flowers To Buy This 2023 in Singapore

Graduation season is here again in 2023! COVID restrictions are all finally down! In case you are going to the commencement / convocation ceremony, present the bouquet to that new graduate as soon as it concludes! Immediately after the ceremony is done, everybody will be going to be hurrying to congratulate the new grad. Your bouquet of flowers will surely stand out among hugs and kisses given by other people. Singapore has one of the most developed e-commerce presence with a wide network of floral delivery and pick-up options out there. There are even some online florists that allows you to pick up your bouquet right before your event! (Flora Moments here offers self pick-up at your chosen university (SMU / NTU / NUS) at your grad's ceremony timing!)

- Self pick-up at University Cultural Center @ NUS

- Self pick-up at Nanyang Auditorium @ NTU

- Self pick-up at Yong Pung How School of Law @ SMU


Graduates throw the hat at the diploma ceremony at the university.

On the other hand, if you cannot go to the graduation commencement / convocation, one of the best way you can do is to arrange for your flowers to be sent to the graduate instead. Your kid / your love one graduating in NUS / SMU / NTU and you can't be there physically? Singapore has one of the most developed e-commerce presence with a wide network of floral delivery options out there. There are some online florists that can either send flowers right to the home of the graduate, so that your presence can be felt even if you are not there physically. (Flora Moments is one of the leading online florist in Singapore and offers free delivery daily!)

Is it possible to send flowers if the graduate is a male?

Yes, you can. As long as you select flowers with bright colors or flowers that are not too feminine, it is appropriate to send a bouquet to a male. For example, avoid choosing bright red roses if the recipient is a male.

Flowers recommended for graduations

  1. Peonies

Peony in Cone

Peonies are well-known flowers blooming in early spring. They are often present in joyful events such as wedding ceremonies to baby shower parties. Peonies have a substantial symbolic function in China, in which a peony is referred to as the “king of flowers.” In Chinese tradition, the peony is a symbol of prosperity and reverence. In line with the Victorian flower language, peonies stand for a peaceful, cheerful life.

These flowers can be found in a variety of colors to correspond to a graduate’s outfit or skin tone. Give your congratulations to a graduate by giving them an arrangement of peonies.

  1. Hydrangeas

Florist Singapore

Hydrangeas are smooth flowers with similar appearance to a ball, generally found in calming tones of white, blue, purple and pink. Based on the language of flowers, hydrangeas stand for appreciation. If your closest friend or perhaps your boyfriend or girlfriend is graduating from school this 2020, show your appreciation of the bond between the two of you with a special bouquet of hydrangeas.

  1. Carnations

Pink Carnation

Carnations are multipurpose flowers having a beautiful appearance and spicy flowered fragrance. The carnation was used by the Romans and Greeks in garlands. The flower's name equates to “flower of gods,” and that is not far from the truth. Carnations are excellent graduation flowers, and the different colors of carnation have their own meanings, which is discussed below:

Red: Red carnations are perfect to demonstrate your admiration for the graduate. Choose this colour if the graduate is your significant other, or if you want to show that you love them.

White: White carnation signifies your pure love for the graduate. Choose this colour if the graduate is a close friend.

Pink: Pink carnation shows that you will not fail to remember the graduate. This colour is best for friends and for your peers.

Carnations provide you with a lot of freedom with regard to obtaining a flower to fit your graduate’s university theme. Even though carnations can be purchased in a variety of colors, it is simple to dye the flowers to achieve the precise colour you desire. It is really simple to colour a carnation using a dye, just mix food colouring with water and dip the flowers, and the colour will be absorbed. Graduation from a college or university is an important life milestone applauded by loved ones and friends. This special day necessitates its own surprise, and a bouquet of flowers is exceptional at congratulating someone. In this article, we will discuss how to choose graduation flowers, and a few sample bouquets you can choose from.

  1. Roses

Florist Singapore

When you can’t think of what flowers to give, choose roses. Roses are used since the medieval times for celebrations and symbolise love, romance, and passion. You can never go wrong with sending roses to a graduate, especially if the graduate is your significant other.

The different colours of roses have different meanings, so your message to the graduate can be carried by roses. They are as follows:

White: Symbolises purity, respect, and a fresh start. Expresses the fresh start that graduates must go through, and shows your respect and admiration.

Pink: Symbolises happiness, which can express the joy of graduating from college.

Yellow: Symbolises friendship, fresh start, and happiness. If the graduate is a close friend of yours, a yellow rose bouquet is better than a red rose, which normally symbolises romance.

Orange: Symbolises ambition and eagerness, perfect for graduates with a bright future ahead of them.

  1. Orchids

Purple Orchids

Orchids are symbols of beauty and love. It is a great way to make a graduate happy on their graduation day since it symbolises that they are unique, loved and adored.

See the list of the 6 Best Graduation Flowers To Buy This 2023

  1. Scholarly Sunflowers

Graduations are supposed to be cheerful, so amidst all the hugs and cries, this bouquet will surely stand out. Celebrate new beginnings and new opportunities with the Sunny Love bouquet. Available at just $54.90, this bouquet contains an arrangement of Sunflower, Panicum and Daisies.

  1. Achievement Blossoms

Achievement Blossoms

When the graduate is a woman, and you are close with her, giving her a lovely bouquet of roses will surely send your message of congratulations. Available at just $109.90, this Achievement Blossoms bouquet contains an arrangement of fresh Yellow Roses and White Eustoma.

  1. Graduate's Garden

If the graduate is also your significant other, giving them this bouquet to show  how much you love them is a great way to congratulate them. At just $99.90, this bouquet contains a generous arrangement of Pink Gerbera, White Roses, Pink Eustoma and Purple Caspia.

  1. Success Sprigs

This extraordinary arrangement features vibrant sunflowers, symbolising the radiance of knowledge and achievement. Paired with delicate baby blue eucalyptus and lush green bell leaves, this bouquet is an ideal gift to honour the hard work and dedication of graduates, while filling their hearts with the warmth of success. 

  1. Blushing Memories

Blushing Memories is a bouquet that captures the essence of nostalgic reflection and celebrates the journey of growth and accomplishment.This exquisite arrangement features delicate cuppucino and champagne roses, symbolising elegance and achievement. Combined with the ethereal beauty of white eustoma and the soft texture of dusty miller, this bouquet radiates a timeless charm. The accents of baby blue eucalyptus and green bell leaves add a touch of freshness and vitality. Get yours now from Flora Moments, available at just $119.90.

  1. Honors Roll

Celebrate academic excellence with this distinguished bouquet, Honors Roll. This exceptional arrangement features exquisite cuppucino roses, representing sophistication and achievement. Paired with the delicate charm of dusty miller and the refreshing touch of baby blue eucalyptus, this bouquet exudes a sense of accomplishment and tranquility. Let these elegant blooms serve as a reminder of their incredible journey and inspire them to continue reaching for the stars. Buy one now at only $119.90.


If you are looking for an online florist with the best graduation flowers, we recommend you to check out Flora Moments. They feature all of the arrangements and bouquets featured in this article and even more. Click here to go to their website for your orders, or give them a call at 9777 9890.


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