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The Best Mother’s Day Flowers And Gifts In NZ For 2022

The lovely mums of the Best Blooms team have listed down the best flowers and bouquets for mums, and what gift baskets work best. Read on to see some ideas to spoil your mum with this Mother’s Day.

Mother’s Day gives the perfect opportunity to celebrate the amazing work our mums do for us and let them know how much we appreciate them. But it can be hard to find that perfect Mother’s Day gift that expresses just how much you love her. Not to mention, that the gift also needs to match the taste of the special lady in your life- whether she’s your mum, grandma, aunt, wife and so forth. 

Here's where Best Blooms, Auckland’s most sought-after local florist can help. 

We’ve asked the lovely mums of the Best Blooms team to list down the best flowers and bouquets for mums and share their motherly wisdom on what gift baskets work best. So, read on to see some ideas to spoil your mum with this Mother’s Day.


  • Getting flowers delivered on Mother’s Day+ Free Delivery
  • Which flowers are in season on Mother’s Day
  • 5 Best Mother’s Day Flowers and Gifts
  1. The best budget-friendly gift
  2. The best luxe mother’s day gift
  3. The best chocolate gift box
  4. The best mother’s day gift for your wife or partner
  5. The best gift for gardening mums
  • More Mother’s Day Gift Ideas


Same Day, Free Delivery on Mother’s Day


When is NZ Mother’s Day this year?

NZ Mother’s Day falls on Sunday, 8th May in 2022. Best Blooms will be open on Mother’s Day to ensure that your mum gets her special gifts delivered on the same day.  Best Blooms is an award-winning florist based in Avondale, Auckland. We will be open for both click & collect orders and delivery orders all day on Sunday. 


Free Mother’s Day Flower Delivery in Auckland

Yes, we deliver for free for almost all Auckland suburbs. Find out if your suburb is included in the free delivery list here. 


What Flowers Are in Season for Mother’s Day

When you’re looking to buy flowers for Mother’s Day keep in mind that your mum’s favourite flowers might not be in season right now. For example, peonies are a popular choice for Mother’s Day, but in New Zealand, they only bloom during Spring and Summer. 

We’ve listed down seven types of Mother’s Day flowers that are currently in season below. Chrysanthemums are a traditional Mother’s Day flower as they symbolise loyalty and devotion, and what better example of devoted love is there than a mother’s love? They even have the word ‘mum’ in their name!

  • Tulips
  • Roses
  • Gerberas
  • Alstroemeria
  • Sunflowers
  • Classic Chrysanthemums.

Find out more flowers in season right now.

The Best Mother’s Day Flowers and Gifts In NZ


1. The Best Budget-Friendly Mother’s Day Flowers


Heart-Shaped Tropical Anthurium Plant $59


If you’re looking for cheap Mother’s Day flowers, then this lovely Anthurium plant is a great option for you. At just $59, the heart-shaped anthurium plant comes with stunning red flowers that can last for ages.

Anthuriums are very easy to look after houseplants and grow well in bright, indirect light. All our house plants come with specific care instructions, so your mum will know how to tend for her new houseplant.

Want to add a little something extra to this gift? You can add a yummy chocolate heart for $4.90 or a gourmet Bennetts of Mangawhai Chocolate Bar for $7.50. Have something special to say to your mum? How about writing it down in a keepsake gift card valued at $6.90?

If you’re looking for more budget-friendly gifts, check out our under $79 range.


2. The Best Mother’s Day Gift to Pamper Your Mum

The Raspberry Rose Gift Box From $165

Being a mum is not easy, and most often, mums are so busy taking care of everyone else that finding time to take a bit of a breather to pause and relax is difficult. 

So, how about spoiling your mum with the ultimate pamper hamper for some well-deserved self-care time? The Raspberry Rose Gift Box features a beautiful bouquet of roses and gerberas in red, pink, and white hues. 

A collection of gourmet chocolates and fancy bath and body products by NZ-made skincare brand Scully’s is perfect for a time of self-indulgence.

Here’s what this pamper contains, 

    • Donovans Raspberry Rose Chocolate
    • Scully's Rose Gift Box with 300 ml Scullys Rose Shower & Bath Wash
    • 30gm Scullys Rose Hand Cream
    • 150gm Scullys Luxurious Rose Soap
    • House of Chocolate White Chocolate Strawberries
    • Fresh Floral Box Arrangement in pretty pinks and rosy reds


3. The Best Chocolate Gift Box for Mother’s Day

The Choc-A-Block Basket From $89

If your mum has a big, sweet tooth, she’s gonna love the Choc-A-Box basket filled with some of NZ’s favourite treats. 

What’s included in the Choc-A-Block Basket

    • 2 x Packets of popular Griffins Chocolate Biscuits
    • 1 x Donovans Chocolate Clusters
    • 1 x Donovans Chocolate Clusters
    • 1 x Pascall Chocolate Pineapple Lumps
    • 1 x Chocolate Brownie
    • 3 x Chocolate Bars assorted
    • 5x Mini Chocolate Treats



4. The Best Mother’s Day Gift for Your Wife

Passionate Flower Bouquet From $129

A stunning collection of romantic red roses and pink lilies to gift to your wife or partner on Mother’s Day to show her what a great mum she is! 

The Passion bouquet includes three gorgeous red roses surrounded by a mixture of open and closed lilies wrapped up in a red ribbon. We include flower buds in our arrangements to ensure your bouquet keeps blooming longer.  

Want to make your gift even more special? Add a lovely keepsake wooden heart with the words “With Love” for $8.90 and a decadent bunch of Strawberry Champagne Truffles for $13.90.



5. Best Mother’s Day Gift for Your Gardening Mum

The Deluxe Planter Basket From $149

The perfect Mother’s Day gift for mums with green thumbs! The Deluxe Planter Basket features a selection of four fresh houseplants set in a large basket. A mix of anthuriums and kalanchoes, the gift can come with different colour combinations if you make a note within the ‘Notes to Florist’ section. 

Anthuriums and Kalanchoes are both easy to look after and make a wonderful gift for plant-loving mums. Check out more of our potted plants here.



Shop More Mother’s Day Flowers and Gifts

We’ve got more wonderful flowers and gifts lined up for Mother’s Day including the fabulous NZ Chocolate Kete Basket with its artisanal chocolates, the Sweet Treats Box with its sweet and savoury goodies and much, much more!

And don’t forget, all our gorgeous Mother’s Day flowers and gifts come with FREE delivery to Auckland Metro areas!


Diane Blackmore  |  04 March 2022, 09:36 AM

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