Traditionally, the flowers that have been the “go to” choice for mothers day is roses.  This explains why so many people end up buying them for your mother’s special day.

Flowers
Flowers

There are many theories as of why roses became associated with motherhood.  Some say it has to do with Isis who was a Greek goddess who loved roses while others point to the Virgin Mary.  Whatever the real reason is for giving roses to moms around the world, if you do end up giving your mother roses, the best colors to give your mother roses for Happy Mother’s day are pink and yellow.