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Flowers are Powerful

Updated: Jul 7, 2021

Most  enjoy flowers in any way, shape, or form they can get them.  Besides being pretty, did you know that flowers and plants have many benefits for a  ones' overall health and well-being.   As well can bolster your business when woven into your customer's experience.

Check out a few scientific health benefits of having fresh-cut flowers as part of your everyday life:

Emotional Health Improvement

By receiving flowers, that are sent from another person or you bought them for yourself, can improve your mood immediately. 

A bouquet of flowers is a sign that someone cares for you, and being well-thought of can do a lot for a person’s well-being.   The bright colors and soothing scents adds life to a room  and sparks a sense of delight. 

Aid in Memory and Concentration We all have that moment where we completely lose our train of thought.

Keeping plants and flowers in indoor spaces can help with concentration and memory; plants oxygenate the air, boosting your brain cells and making you feel more like your best self.

In your work space, having a fresh bouquet or an indoor plant, such as an easy-to-care-for succulents, can be just the what is needed for supercharging your brain.

Aid in Relaxation There are so many reasons we are stressed-out and feel that everything is so chaotic. Science has shown that  floral scents can do a lot to lower stress.

Catch a the soothing scent of  lavender or chamomile and your feel your troubles melt away.  The  fresh sprig of rosemary does wonders for helping with headaches and tension.

The sweet scents of lilies, roses, gardenias (to name a few) can be just the pick-me-up you need on that long day.

Before you know it, you will find yourself feeling like your best self.

For Your Business

Now you know the health benefits, consider if you made a simple gesture and incorporated them into your business establishment. Guest will make a connection with your business that affects them subconsciously.

  • Flowers greet the guests. It sets the arrival experience and adds emotion.

  • Flowers create an upper level of ambience

  • Flowers touch all 5 senses which makes the customer more engaged.

  • Flowers are what people desire to have in their home. They feel special when they arrive into a space and experience florals.

  • People respond to elements of nature (see above health benefits)

  • Flowers transform a space by softening the hardscapes in a room.

The Science

A team of researchers from Rutgers University explored the link between flowers and life satisfaction in a 10-month study of participants’ behavioral an the emotional responses to receiving flowers. The results show that flowers are a natural and healthful moderator of moods.

  • Flowers have an immediate impact on happiness. All study participants expressed “true” or “excited” smiles upon receiving flowers, demonstrating extraordinary delight and gratitude. This reaction was universal, occurring in all age groups.

  • Flowers have a long-term positive effect on moods. Specifically, study participants reported feeling less depressed, anxious and agitated after receiving flowers, and demonstrated a higher sense of enjoyment and life satisfaction.

  • Flowers make intimate connections. The presence of flowers led to increased contact with family and friends.

Dr. Haviland-Jones, Director of  Rutgers University Human Emotions Lab, states “Common sense tells us that flowers make us happy. Now, science shows that not only do flowers make us happier than we know, they have strong positive effects on our emotional well being” the study concluded.

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