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List Rules Songs with flowers in the title are fair game, but this list focuses mainly on songs about flowers as a subject.

Over the years there have been a lot of songs about roses, daisies, tulips and other beautiful flowers. Flowers in music often represent a romance, regardless of whether that romance is blossoming or wilting away. This is a ranked list of all songs about flowers, as voted on by music fans like you. Some of the songs included below may have the words "flowers" or "rose" in the lyrics or title, while others are about flowers as a subject or theme. Songs like Seals "Kiss From a Rose" and Grateful Dead's "Sugar Magnolia" are great examples of songs that beautifully touch on the idea of flowers.

Music isn't typically categorized by the meaning of the words, so this music list is a great way to find some solid flower tracks that are thematically similar (maybe you can listen to them while gardening!) Vote for the flower songs that you enjoy the most, and downvote ones if you think they're not worthy of being high on the list. If one of your top songs is missing, add it to the list so others can vote for it too. Many genres of music are featured below, including rock, pop, folk, metal, and more.

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Dead Flowers The Rolling Stones

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Wildflowers Tom Petty, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

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Build Me Up Buttercup The Foundations

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punksnotdead added Where the Wild Roses Grow Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds + Kylie Minogue, Kylie Minogue

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kandib added The Rose Bette Midler

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Lilytabby added Edelweiss Audra McDonald

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Please Don't Eat the Daisies -... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Songs About Flowers
breeezyboy added Please Don't Eat the Daisies - Doris Day Doris Day

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Kate Kavanagh added You Don't Bring Me Flowers Neil Diamond

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dbcogan added Flowers on the Wall The Statler Brothers

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Flowers in Your Hair The Lumineers

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(Nothing but) Flowers Talking Heads

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Roses Outkast

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Blue Orchid The White Stripes

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Im A Lonely Little Petunia In ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Songs About Flowers
Teresa Watkins added Im A Lonely Little Petunia In An Onion Patch Imogen Heap - https://youtu.be/TJUoVkGM4jY

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Tom Islava added La Vie En Rose Dean Martin

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Kate Kavanagh added Scarlet Begonias Grateful Dead

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Mother Rose Patti Smith

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punksnotdead added Flowers in the Rain The Move

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dbcogan added Rose Garden Lynn Anderson

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dbcogan added Bed of Roses Warrant

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Sugar Magnolia Grateful Dead

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Hyacinth House The Doors

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For the Roses Joni Mitchell

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Run for the Roses Dan Fogelberg

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Yankee Rose David Lee Roth

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Like a Rose Meat Loaf

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Lotus Flower Radiohead

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Wildflower Skylark

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Rose A Perfect Circle

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The Truth Beneath the Rose Within Temptation

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Honeysuckle Rose - Sarah Vaugh... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Songs About Flowers

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Barb Nash added Black Rose Eliza Rickman

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Virginia Bluebell Miranda Lambert

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Tigerlily La Roux

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Roses Mary J. Blige

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punksnotdead added Flowers of Romance Public Image Ltd

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Daisy Jane America

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Tulip Jesca Hoop