Send flowers to France
When you can't be there in person, sending gifts to France from the United States is the next best thing to show someone special overseas how much you care. From beautiful floral bouquets to lush plants and gourmet gift baskets with premium chocolates and other tasty treats, shipping gifts all over France is easy with 1-800-Flowers.com!
With flowers being such timeless and popular tradition in France, 1-800-Flowers.com allows you to send gifts country wide. Ship gifts from north, south, east and west ? from the capital of Paris, to northern France by The English Channel in Cherbourg, to southern France by the Mediterranean Sea in Marseille and Aix-en-Provence, to central France by Lyon, to western France by the Bay of Biscay in Bordeaux, or other French cities of your choice.
Flower Etiquette in France
Sending flowers (fleurs) and gifts in France is perfect for a variety of occasions including happy occasions like birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, Easter or P‚ques, Christmas or NoŽl, and Bastille Day. Sending flowers is also traditional in paying your condolences to a French family that unfortunately has suffered the loss of a loved one. When sending flowers to France, it is important to note that white chrysanthemums and white lilies are signature funeral flowers of France and one should therefore refrain from sending these sympathy flower arrangements for non-funeral occasions. On a happier white flower note, other than the white lily and white chrysanthemum sympathy flowers, white flowers or fleurs blanches, are traditional for wedding flowers.
Popular French Flowers, Plants & Fruits
Each flower, plant or gift basket from 1-800-Flowers.com encompasses the beauty and style of France along with your thoughtful wishes to make your gift extra special! With a generally mild climate throughout the year, France enjoys a long and fertile growing season. Lilies are perhaps one of the most popular flowers of France. Water lilies in particular can be seen around the world in French artist Claude Monet's timeless paintings in his "Water Lilies" collection from the early 20th century. Inspired by Monet's garden in Giverny (Jardin de Monet a Giverny), more information about specific plants and flowers in Monet's Garden can be found on the visitor website. Grape-growing is a huge agricultural crop in France with many vineyards populating the entire country. Some of the finest red and white wines come from France in addition premium sparkling wine such as exclusive champagne from the Champagne region. A couple of popular wine regions include Bordeaux and the Loire Valley in Sancerre.
Sending Gifts to France
So, when sending gifts from the United States to France, let 1-800-Flowers.com be your wings when you can't fly. You'll be able to add a sentimental note to your gift and we will take care of your order to make it feel like you are bringing your special delivery in person. Whether sending beautiful flowers and green plants inspired by the French country side or gourmet food baskets with the essence of French baguettes, croissants, chocolates, cheeses, wines or fruits, we're confident that your gift will put a smile on any French recipient's face for any occasion.Back to Top