Mother’s Day Centerpiece Ideas: Plants For Mother’s Day Centerpiece Arrangements

Mother’s Day Centerpiece Ideas: Plants For Mother’s Day Centerpiece Arrangements

By: Mary Ellen Ellis

A Mother’s Day floral centerpiece is a great way to celebrate mom. Hosting a meal and making it beautiful using just the right flowers and arrangement will show you care, taking the time and effort into making it a great day.

Honor mom and celebrate spring with pretty seasonal flowers and creative displays. Read on for some ideas to get you started.

Flowers for Mother’s Day Tables

What better way to show mom you care and are thinking of her than to use her favorite flowers? Plants for Mother’s Day centerpieces can be just about anything you want. Keep in mind what the woman of the hour likes best, though.

Also consider the time of year. It’s right in the middle ofspring and there are a lot of great seasonal flowers in bloom. Choose flowersin season to make your arrangements more affordable and to create a springtheme for your meal or party.

Some popular spring ideas of flowers for Mother’s Day tablesare:

  • Tulip
  • Daffodil
  • Hyacinth
  • Lilac
  • Bluebell
  • Pansy
  • Azalea
  • Freesia
  • Primrose
  • Flowering branches (dogwood or crabapple)

Mother’s Day Centerpiece Ideas

Any of these plants for Mother’s Day centerpieces in asimple vase or other container will make mom happy. To make the day even morespecial, try crafting a unique centerpiece display or table arrangement forMother’s Day.

Arrange mom’s favorite cutflowers (from the garden) in a pretty teapot that she can take home as agift. Choose her favorite flowers or plants and buy them potted. Repot inpretty containers so she can use as houseplants or replant outdoors in her owngarden.

Instead of using any type of vase or container, lay flowersalong a center table runner in large bunches. Add in greenery to make anaturalistic display. If your budget only allows for a few flowers, use glassbowls or vases filled with water to float blooms. It makes a strikingcenterpiece with just a couple of individual flowers.

Use large bunches of fresh cut lilacs for an unparalleled,beautiful display of floral perfume. Celebrate mom with her favorite color. Ifshe loves yellow, for instance, make displays of yellow roses,daffodils, and sticks of bloomingforsythia.

Any time your mom knows you’re thinking about her, she willfeel loved. For this special day though, go the extra mile with a thoughtfularrangement and centerpiece she’ll really enjoy.

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31 Gorgeous Easter Flower Arrangements for a Standout Table

Creative centerpieces and decor to amp up your space in an instant.

There's no better time to celebrate the spring season than Easter. Of course, the holiday has religious roots that should be acknowledged, but it's also about saying goodbye to the bitter cold and snow, and welcoming all that Mother Nature has to offer for the warmer months ahead. In other words, if you're a decor enthusiast, it's likely your cue to start getting creative with Easter flowers.

This year, go for a statement centerpiece that showcases the season's best flowers, whether it's lovely lilies, tulips, or even a few unexpected DIY paper creations. But once you settle on the right blooms, don't overlook the many ways you can choose to display them. From a handmade vase to a charming wreath, the possibilities for Easter flower arrangements and centerpieces are endless. Scroll through for a look at some of our favorite Easter flower ideas that are worthy of your celebration this year.


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If you're looking for a last-minute centerpiece for the table, an option like the Pink Ruffles would look lovely, or you can also order a Peachy Keen Bundle to bring to a gathering as a hostess gift. Of course, because the company is working on such short notice, certain flower type selections may be swapped out based on same-day arrangement availability but the end result is sure to be stunning given the brand's stellar reputation.


23 Easy Winter Centerpieces for Every Table

Because your top-notch tabletop game should last well into the new year.

When it's so cold outside this winter that you're worried your toes might freeze right off, you're naturally going to spend more time indoors. With all this time spent inside (we prefer by a roaring fire with a steaming cup of hot cocoa or a warm, winter cocktail), the little comforts of home have never been more important. This year, make the winter season the coziest ever with easy winter decorating ideas, including rustic design touches and winter floral centerpieces that add something special to any table.

There are plenty of pretty, wintry centerpiece ideas to keep your spirits bright and cheery throughout the colder months, and you might not even have to leave your house—or your yard, anyway—to make them happen. Follow the "pluck and tuck" technique for a pleasing (and free!) arrangement. Pluck greenery from trees and shrubs in the yard, then tuck into a vase, crock, or pitcher. (Does it get any easier than that?) Create one-of-a-kind centerpieces using fresh flowers placed in vintage vessels, like old coffee tins or creative vessels. Explore other unique ideas featuring yarn and wheat for stunning setups.

Whether you're brightening up your breakfast nook, dining room table, or kitchen island with an everyday arrangement or something fancier for a winter wonderland party, a pretty winter centerpiece will instantly transform your table into a happier place to linger on cold, snowy days.


While I love celebrating all occasions, Mother’s Day is truly one of my favorite reasons to set a pretty table and honor the special women in our lives. Whether it’s your mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, stepmother, or a woman who holds a special place in your heart, Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity to let her shine. This is the perfect celebration to showcase all your entertaining skills with a gorgeous floral brunch.

As many of you know, I have quite the love affair with the Olivia & Oliver line at Bed Bath & Beyond (it’s every hostess’ dream line). The coupe from the collection even graces the cover of my book! So when they asked if I wanted to share some Mother’s Day inspiration with y’all using the Olivia & Oliver collection along with a few extra pieces (including the darling chairs), it was an immediate YES! In fact, everything you see on the table can be found at Bed Bath & Beyond. Talk about easy entertaining!

Let’s take a look inside, shall we?

Every hostess needs a great basic set of dishes and glassware. I cannot sing the praises enough of the Bed Bath & Beyond’s exclusive Olivia & Oliver line because it’s simple, versatile, and has a little something “extra”. The organic shape and gold rim is pure perfection. If you’re a longtime follower, you’ve likely spotted the dishes and glassware in many of my parties. Hands down, this collection is my go-to. It has a modern yet classic design, and it’s very affordable. You can dress it up for formal occasions or use for everyday, tailor it to various seasonal celebrations, and combine it with any color scheme. Mother’s Day is no exception!

I adore white on white, but I like to break it up a bit with a classic rattan charger. They compliment any decor and allow the dinnerware to really pop. For each place setting, I wanted to add a personalized touch, especially since it’s Mother’s Day! Instead of “place cards”, I used the Olivia & Oliver bouquet charms around a mini-bouquet tucked down in a coral napkin. Use a floral tube to keep blooms fresh. Or simply use the charm as a napkin ring. For the charm, I framed a picture of each guest with his or her mother (or grandmother). They’re darling! You could recreate the look for Mother’s Day as well as repurpose with pictures of each guest at other holidays as well.

Down the center, I used three honeycomb hurricane vases in gold. Here is the center (larger) size and here are the outside (smaller) sizes I used. I adore these! They’re super affordable, create beautiful bouquets (the wide top makes arranging stems very easy), and can be used year-round. Every mother would adore these as a beautiful gift, so if you’re on the hunt, I highly recommend these.

These chairs have received quite a lot of attention since I first shared them on Instagram a few weeks ago. I’m with y’all, they’re fabulous. They even stack for easy storage. They’re the Flash Furniture Cross Back Chairs. Mine are pecan, and they come in several colors! These might become a staple in my dining room, I’m quite smitten!

Let’s talk about the food, shall we?! Obviously, we have to have some tried and true brunch favorites like cinnamon rolls! The key is jazzing it up so it truly feels special. Since our theme is flowers, add extra blooms to the edges of your trays. Mine (above) is the gorgeous Olivia & Oliver Oblong Platter. You know those blooms that break off or are too short to use in a centerpiece bouquet? Save those! They’re perfect for adding a floral touch to your food displays. You can also use extra petals from edible flowers (such as carnations) to garnish smooth or yogurt bowls, parfaits, cocktails, etc. I used the Madison Fruit Bowls to create yogurt granola bowls. I LOVE the size of these bowls (not too big, not too small)!

Champagne is a must for celebrating Mom, aren’t I right? I added a touch of pink grapefruit juice and orange juice for an easy mimosa. They’re served in the Olivia & Oliver Madison Champagne Flutes. And water in these gorgeous highball glasses.

Even George joined in on the fun!

Hopefully you’ve seen a few different ways to incorporate flowers (beyond the typical centerpiece bouquet). A floral theme is darling for Mother’s Day, and any mother would feel so special to be invited to a “Mother’s Day Brunch”. So I encourage you to step outside your comfort zone, invite the family over, and wow them with a gorgeous Mother’s Day Brunch! As you can see, Bed Bath & Beyond has everything you need for entertaining, decorating or upgrading any space in your home. I also love that you can visit in-store to check out the Olivia & Oliver line and other items or shop online!

I’ve listed all the items from the tablescape below (including those fab chairs) so you can easily find items you love!

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Comments

Kendall Bouchlas (@tropikendall) says

I love the bouquet charms! What a nice touch!

Courtney says

Barbara says

Lovely to look at, but you won’t be able to see or converse with the person sitting across from you. I prefer low arrangements.

Courtney says

Thanks Barbara! That’s the beauty of getting to design our own tablescapes, you can create arrangements that you love. Thanks for your comment!

Damaris says

This is Gorgeous!! And I love that photo of George :)

rinne sade says

Your Mother’s Day Brunch is absolutely the best . Beautiful in every way, and especially the touch of the personalized charm. Everybody will love theirs, I am sure. What a party favor .
Somehow, i saw a video of you and your mom and photographer setting up the table. That was an added treat.


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