What girls feel about receiving flowers?
That's the message the women we surveyed are sending the men in their lives. Plus, in summer many flowers are a great value. Now, will guys take the hint?
Survey results are from a survey of 520 female adults conducted in March. The sampling error is (+) four percent
Finding #1--Almost all women agree that flowers mean more when they're given for no reason at all.
Q: Do you agree or disagree with the following statement?
Flowers mean the most when given as a surprise or 'just because'.
Agree: 94% Disagree: 4% Dont Know: 2%
Finding #2--A gift of flowers doesnt always mean romance. Women like to be surprised by a gift of flowers from a husband or significant other and just about anybody else.
Q: If you were to receive flowers as a surprise or 7ust because, 'from which of the following men would you like to receive them?
Husband or Significant Other 83% Son: 34% Male Friend: 25% Father 23% Brother 23% Dont know: 5%
Finding #3-- Women like to be surprised by a gift of mixed flowers but they wouldnt mind roses either.
Q: If you were to received flowers as a surprise or 7ust because' what kind would you prefer?
Mixed flowers: 62% All Roses: 28% Other single flower type: 7% Dont know: 3%
Finding #4-- Traditional red is still the color of choice for rose lovers, but other colors are bunched for second place.
Q. What is your favorite color of rose?
Red: 38% Yellow: 19% Peach: 16% Pink: 15% White: 7% Other 4%