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Flower Names For Girls: 40+ Of The Best Flower Girl Names

March 10, 2020

Are You Looking for Flower Names For Girls? Read This List For 40 Flower Girl Names

Here Are 40+ Flower Baby Names, Floral-Themed Baby Names For Baby Girls, And Their Meanings

Are you pregnant or have a very new baby and looking for the best flower names for girls? Read our list of flower girl names. We also look at why you’d pick flower girl names, and good places to find them.

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Here are 40+ flower names, botanical, nature and plant baby names for girls, and the meanings of each baby name. If you want floral names for girls, this is the list for you.

Why Pick Flower Names For Girls For Your Baby?

Flower name for girls are popular baby name choices for good reasons.

Flower baby names, like nature names, herb names and plant names, all have a fresh and natural botanical edge.

Flower baby names and flower names for girls are pretty and classic names that don’t date or go out of style.

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The flower names Lily and Daisy, for example, are ones that have rarely been out of the top ten in recent years.

The trend for old-fashioned baby names has meant less popular flower names for girls are being considered more by parents-to-be.

If you’re looking for unique flower names, we have several on our list.

Where To Find Baby Name Statistics

If you’re looking for where you can find baby name statistics:

You can also look at the ONS (Office of National Statistic) Baby Name Data website – this contains historical name data as well as more recent naming trends.

In the US, look at the Social Services website for baby name states.

Here are 40+ Flower Names For Girls

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Here are 40+ Pretty Floral Baby Names And Their Meanings.

Read this list to of floral names to find perfect flower girl names.


Acacia: Of Greek origin, meaning ‘thorny tree’

Amaryllis: Meaning fresh and sparkling

Aster: A Greek flower name meaning ‘star’

Azalea: A girl’s name of English origin meaning ‘dry’, because the azalea flower thrives in sandy soil

Blossom: A pretty spring name meaning ‘flower-like’, Blosson is also ubiquitous with the 90s sitcom of the same name.

Bluebell: An English flower name, bluebells symbolise gratitude, constancy and everlasting love.

Briar: A Disney-linked name, Briar

Bryony: A Latin flower name meaning ‘to sprout’.

Calla: This is a lily name, meaning ‘beautiful’

Clover: A girl’s name of English origin, meaning key – also associated with good luck due to the symbol of the four leafed clover.

Daisy: One of the more popular floral names, Daisy is derived from an old English word meaning ‘days eye’ (from the flower)

Dahlia: A name of Hebrew origins, meaning ‘branch’

Fern / Ferne: A nature name taken from the leafy plant

Fleur: This is an old English name and also the French translation of the word flower

Flora: From the Latin word for flower, Fleur is also the name of the Roman goddess of spring

Hazel: Another nature name, Hazel is taken from the tree, or colour

Heather: Taken from the name of the small, purple plant

Holly: A seasonal name, Holly is the plant associated with Christmas and winter

Hyacinth; Of Greek origin, meaning precious stone. Also associated with the English sitcom ’Keeping Up Appearances’, where the main characters had floral-themed names

Ianthe: This name is of Greek origin, meaning ‘purple flower’

Iris: A name of Greek origins, meaning ‘rainbow’. Iris was the Greek goddess of the rainbow

Ivy: Taken from the climbing plant, Ivy represents fidelity (Beyonce is also a fan of this name)

Jasmine: Of Persian origin, meaning ‘gift from God’

Lavender: Taken from the purple, sweet-smelling plant

Lilac: From the fragrant, spring flowering plant – and also the distinct colour

Magnolia: A girl’s name of Latin origin. Also the shade of the ever-popular neutral paint colour

Marigold: Marigold is from the golden flower, and also the name of rubber gloves in the UK

Peony: Meaning praise giving or healing

Petunia: Taken directly from the plant, Petunia means ‘trumpet-shaped flower’

Posey: Meaning ‘bunch of flowers’ Posey is also a short name for Josephine

Poppy: The ever-popular Poppy is short, sweet and taken from the name for the red flower which is also used a the symbol for remembrance

Primrose: Meaning ‘first rose’


Rosey / Rosie



Rosemary: All taken from the rose flower

Tulip: This name is taken from the distinctly-shaped spring flower

Tansy: The rarely-used name Tansy means ‘immortal’ or ‘eternal life’

Viola: A girl’s name of Latin origins, taken from the name violet

Violet: From the old French word ‘Violette’, violet is from the name of the plant, and the colour.

Willow: A charming nature name, from the willow tree.

Looking For More Baby Name Inspo?

See my post on nicknames for Eliza and nicknames for Florence and nicknames for Grace as well as nicknames for Olivia and nicknames for Isabella

Read Royal Baby Names or Old Fashioned Baby Names or Unique girl names

Or are you looking for unique boy names?

One syllable girl names for your baby

You can also read my read all the things no-one tells you about pregnancy.

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