How to Send Flowers by Mail Inexpensively

by Contributing Writer ; Updated July 27, 2017

Flowers are a wonderful gift for any occasion, big or small. Whether it's to say "Congratulations," "Happy Birthday" or a simple "I Love You," you can send flowers to that special someone without leaving a dent in your wallet. Several online flower retailers offer inexpensive flower arrangements for every occasion, along with low delivery rates.

Step 1

Decide on the type of flowers you would like to send. The flower arrangement that you send should be appropriate for the occasion.

Step 2

Compare each online flower retailer to find the best deal. Some of the top online flower retailers include: FTD, 1-800-Flowers, GrowerFlowers, ProFlowers and Teleflora. Each of these retailers offer flower arrangements for under $30, along with low delivery rates.

Step 3

Decide whether or not you will be sending the flower arrangement in a vase or other container. Keep in mind that this add to the price, and the cost of delivery may increase depending on the weight.

Step 4

Select a delivery date and complete your transaction, keeping in mind that Saturday deliveries may cost you more than weekday deliveries.