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Flowers baby names

Flower-inspired baby names for girls are blooming popular. Thanks to an increase in vintage baby names and the attraction of pretty, flowery names for baby girls. 

Don't forget flower inspired names aren't just for girls, there are plenty of flower and plant names for boys too. Some of our favourites include: 

Will you choose a flowery name for your baby girl? They are rising in the charts of the most popular baby names in the UK according to the Office of National Statistics, as well as being picked by the celebs. Choosing a baby name is one of the most important decisions you have to make as a new parent - so can you see your newborn as a Poppy, Lily, or Rose? 

We've found 20 flower inspired baby names for girls and what they represent. 

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1) Acacia

An attractive yellow or white blossom which symbolises immortality. It's sometimes used as the national symbol of Australia. 
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2) Blossom

A cluster of flowers that look beautiful when in bloom, Blossom is making its way back into the popular baby girl names. 
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3) Bluebell

A pretty wildflower that often grows in the countryside. Bluebells are a symbol of gratitude and it's a beautiful, distinctive name choice.
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4) Clover

Clover is a charming and perky name that is often associated with lucky (the four-leaf clover). 
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5) Dahlia

This vibrant flower in Victorian represents elegance and dignity. 
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6) Daisy

The second most popular girls name begining with 'D'. This name comes from the phrase "days eye" as it opens its petals at daybreak. 
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7) Delphine

This name comes from the delphinium flower, which dolphine shaped flower represents an open heart. Delphine is a chic name. 
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8) Holly

It's leaves and vibrant red berries make this a beautiful Christmas decoration and an even more adorable name. The green leaves represent eternal life. 
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9) Iris

The Greek origin meaning "rainbow", an iris is the symbol of wisdom and courage. 
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10) Ivy

In Ancient Greece ivy would symbolise faithfulness. The evergreen plant represents eternity and strength.
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11) Jasmine

A small white flower that is known for its fragrance. This delicate flower is associated with love. 
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12) Lavender

Can also be spelt "Lavanda". Purple is the colour of royality and pink the colour of youth, making this an incredibly feminine name. 
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13) Lily

The symbol on innocence, the Lily is a beautiful star-like flower that smells wonderful. 
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14) Marigold

A cluster of sunshine, it is known as "herb of the sun" and represents creativity. 
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15) Petal

Beautiful, soft and sweet smelling. The petal has its own distinctive style.
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16) Poppy

A classic name and the symbol of sleep, Poppy is a very popular girls name. 
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17) Primrose

Meaning "first rose" this beautiful flower with a message of something special, telling someone you can't live without them. 
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18) Rose

An enchanting flower which beautiful colours offer distinct meanings: red, passion; white, innoncence; yellow, friendship; pink, appreciation; orange, desire. 

Rose can be shortened from Rosalie or Rosemary.
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19) Violet

Pretty, soft and sweet. This name was made popular by Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck's eldest daughter.
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20) Willow

The symbol of nature and life, 'Willow' also represents balance, learning and growth. 

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