Order a Basket Arrangement of flowers online

Information verified correct on December 8th, 2016

If you finding it hard to find flowers arrangements baskets online, you’ve done the right thing by coming to finder.com.au.

Before choosing any flower arrangement, you’ll need to consider who you’re giving it to. If it’s just for yourself to display at home, then you have a huge range of choices. But if you’re gifting the flowers to somebody, you’ll think to think about how its going to be delivered and what style of flowers the recipient will like.

Why gift flowers?

  • Many people have appreciated the value of flower arrangements because of its longer lifespan. This is due to the fact that water can be supplied to its vase and further prolong the life of the flowers.
  • Flower arrangement basket is easier to receive when delivered because the recipient does not have a problem of finding an appropriate container, and can immediately display it in the table or in any other flat surface.
  • Flower arrangement basket is a suitable way of preserving the freshness of flowers which will convey the feeling of thoughtfulness of the sender.
  • Flower arrangement basket has the feature of a multi-purpose decoration because it can be transferred to a location that the recipient pleases.

Favourite flower arrangements that can be bought online

Brilliance from Ready flowers

This gorgeous boxed arrangement of long stemmed lovely Roses set in layers with Bersilia Berry and Tropical Greenery will amaze everyone with its beauty.

View details

Mellow Yellow Basket from Flowers for Everyone

This wicker cane basket with seasonally teeming Tiger Lilly Roses, Vanda Orchids and Cumquats is wonderfully arranged against a choice of lavish green foliage.

View details

Always a Lady from Collins Street Flower

A lovely gift given in a special occasion is always appreciated. This stunning combination of Roses and Lilies perfectly arranged in a clear vase makes a wonderful and long lasting memory.

View details

Fruit Dreams from Petals Network

Flowers in bloom and fruits in season are awesomely arranged in a basket which will give your family a gift of lovely decor and a healthy option.

View details

Flourish from interflora

A basket gorgeously arranged a collection of modern day flowers.

View details

Purity from Ready flowers

This flower arrangement with all white blooms placed in an ivory vase is real attraction. It gives a feeling of purity which is perfectly in contrast with the surrounding.

View details

Abundance from interflora

An immense huge basket is literally abounding with diverse lovely blooms, exciting colours with amazing and matching foliage. This is an excellent gift for your special someone.

View details

Lush Tropical Arrangement from Flowers for Everyone

This Lush Tropical Arrangement is a striking demonstration of bright long lasting tropical flowers. It consists of heliconias, orchids, lilies in gorgeous yellow, orange, green and purple tones.

View details

How do I choose the right flowers for the right occasion?

Today with the number of florists which are continuously increasing, you’ll find also several flowers with different meanings for different occasions. So how do you know that you’re sending the correct flowers for the occasion?

Here are some few suggested ideas of flowers most fitting for the occasions.

  • Wedding day. Generally Orchids are likely to be the favourite choices because of their strong relevance to love.
  • Valentine’s Day. For this occasion the best and the most suitable flowers that you’ can give are Roses of any colour, but the most popular is red. This symbolises of a great love.
  • Birthday. Some people have chosen bright and colourful flowers like Gerberas as a symbol of a bright life of the celebrant.
  • Easter. Lilies can be the best choice because these flowers give a memorable and symbolic meaning of our creator.
  • Get well soon. Gerberas can be the flower which is best suited for the occasion as it gives brightness and positive perspective to the recipient.
  • Any anniversary. Roses and Daisies are perfect for the occasion because these give symbol to the endurance of the relation.

Birthday

Something Fantastic from Ready flowers

Something Fantastic flower arrangement consist of Roses and Asiatic Lilies put in a glass vase. It also include a Teddy Bear and a free 18cm air balloon that express your heartfelt admiration.

View details

Anniversary

Love's Divine from Petals Network

Love's Divine flower arrangement consists of lovely red and white Roses placed in a stunning clear glass vase. This beautiful arrangement is an endless gift for your loved one.

View details

Valentine's Day

One Dozen Roses, Bubbles, Chocolate & Teddy Bear from Flowers for Everyone

Valentine's day gift? Ohh this set has it all - roses, bubbles, chocolate and a super cute teddy bear.

View details

Thank you

Island Daydreams from Collins Street Flower

This arrangement strikingly combines tropical flowers with greens and placed in an amazing cube. This is the best way of saying "Thank You".

View details

I'm Sorry

Graceful Beauty from Petals Network

This floral arrangement consists of White Lilies and delicate blue iris dance gracefully with Roses and Alstroemeria will appeal to those with an immense sense of style.

View details

Sympathy

Tranquility from interflora

A white blooms arrangement in a white vase is your floral tribute to show your feeling of sympathy to a friend or loved one. This is appropriate for delivery at home.

View details

Congratulations

Influence from Ready flowers

With the variety of coloured flowers, this arrangement is simply fantastic. This will brighten up the day of the recipient.

View details

Get Well

Mother's Day

Native Flower Basket from Flowers for Everyone

This flower arrangement in a basket contains native flowers of various types and multiple colours. Perfect for gifting on a Mothers' Day.

View details

About flowers

Flowers have been recognised by many people as a way of communicating emotions as well as showing gratitude, concern, sympathy and love with one another of various ages. History showed that the language of flowers started in Turkey in the 17th century. The use of flowers to convey emotions frequently was noticed particularly among romantic lovers.

The acceptance on the use of flower language continued to increase during the Victorian period. And up to the present time many of us have been embracing this practice of giving flowers to demonstrate our emotions practically on every special occasion.

Depending on culture, tradition and country, flowers showed different meanings to different people. There must be a way to consolidate these different flower meanings in order that there will be correct understanding between the sender and receiver. And this resulted to the development of a science called Floriography.

Floriography is an actual science on the language of flowers. It is also a means of cryptological communication through the utilisation of flower or flower arrangements. History revealed that Floriography came from the coded messages of the Victorian period which enabled the exchange of feelings among those who were not allowed to verbally express their emotions.

Top four finder.com.au flower retailers

The history of flowers

Since ancient times flower arrangements have been used as a form of art during prehistoric Egypt to enhance the beauty of the occasions. In several periods and in various countries flower arrangements differ in style but they all have significance and purpose. Here is the brief history of flower arrangements in terms of period of times in several countries.

  • Ancient Egypt (2800-28 BC). During this period Egyptians were already using flower arrangements in many religious rituals, tomb adornments, home decorations, etc. Egyptian’s flower arrangements were known to be modest and have elements of replications.
  • Ancient Greece (600-150 BC). The favourite decorations of Greeks were flowers. Wreaths, garlands and flower arrangements were always present in festivities such as weddings, birthdays, victory parties, etc.
  • Ancient Rome (28-325 AD). It was the tradition of the Romans to make their garlands, wreaths and crowns elegant. The wreaths symbolise military victory, and flowers were occasionally arranged in baskets and were commonly fragrant and brightly coloured.
  • Byzantine Period (320-600 AD). In this era Greek and Roman practices continued, but the only difference was fruits were added in the flower arrangements. In addition more leaves and tiny flowers were used in garlands which gave them a distinct appearance.
  • Ancient China (500 BC -100 AD). Generally flower arrangements were used by Chinese in religious rituals, and were found in their temples and altars of their homes. Chinese was the first people who designed baskets for holding flowers.
  • Ancient Japan (794-1192). It was the Buddhist monks who brought flower arrangements to Japan. The flower arrangements were not only used for religious purposes but these became the Japanese art of flower arranging called ‘Ikebana’.
  • Medieval Period (476-1400). The only information from the 14th century Persian paintings revealed of heavy Oriental influence. This also showed that there were many kinds of flowers contained in a vase used for religious ceremonies.
  • The Renaissance Period (1400-1600 AD). It was in Italy that flower design and arrangements were started and spread throughout Europe. Flowers and foliage were woven into garlands to decorate walls and vaulted ceilings.
  • Victorian Period (1837-1901). Flower arrangements were more extravagant which utilised containers such as flared vases, silver and porcelain urns. Most popular arrangements were triangular and circular and used roses, tulips, lilies, dahlias, and asters.

Why shop at finder.com.au for all your flower needs?

  • Convenience. By shopping online through finder.com.au you have no problem on parking, intermingling with the crowd, and to whom you’ll leave your children while buying. You can shop at the comfort of your home and with the convenience of your computer after doing your household chores.
  • May qualify for free shipping. Some of our featured retailers provide shipping for free if your purchases reach a required amount, so you’re getting great value of your money. Our shipping guide also helps in explaining how to get the best from this great feature.
  • Great prices for everyone. We have a wide range of special deals and coupons from all your preferred retailers, so those eye-catching prices will help you get more value of your shopping. Always remember to look for products with a promo code.

Jeremy Cabral

Jeremy is a publisher for finder.com.au, he is also a personal finance all-rounder specialising in: Credit Cards, Savings Accounts, Personal Loans, Home Loans & Online Shopping.

Was this content helpful to you? No  Yes

Related Posts

Ask a Question

You are about to post a question on finder.com.au

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • finder.com.au is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

Disclaimer: At finder.com.au we provide factual information and general advice. Before you make any decision about a product read the Product Disclosure Statement and consider your own circumstances to decide whether it is appropriate for you.
Rates and fees mentioned in comments are correct at the time of publication.
By submitting this question you agree to the finder.com.au privacy policy, receive follow up emails related to finder.com.au and to create a user account where further replies to your questions will be sent.

Ask a question
feedback