Why are orchid such great gifts?
Orchids are some of the most beautiful flowers and come in a wide variety of colors.  Orchid blooms typically last much longer than the cut flowers and can be grown / re-bloomed.  

How long do orchid blooms last?
Depending upon the type of orchid, orchid blooms, such as the Phalaenopsis Orchid, can last for months.  Blooms from Cattleya orchids may last from one to four weeks on the plant.  

By giving an Orchid as a gift, your mom is almost assured of enjoying the beautiful blooms for weeks after Mother’s Day.  Then, you can learn how to grow and re-bloom the orchid with Mom for years to come.