Perhaps best of all, they're easy to find in most neighborhood supermarkets.
These white Oriental lilies typically stand for "beauty, class and style," says Gaffney.
The Gerbera variety, recognizable by their large flowering heads, is available in an assortment of peppy hues, which gives them the additional meaning of cheerfulness.
The happy buds are "always a favorite to receive," she says."Tulips stand for perfect love," says Gaffney.
By choosing some of these meaningful flowers, your date will not only be impressed, but she will now know there’s a little more to you than meets the eye.