In a world full of worry and woe, here is a chance to spread a little floral cheer!
Introduced by the North of England Horticultural Society (NEHS) to coincide with the launch of its new Harrogate Flower Show spring exhibition HortCouture, National Wear A Flower Day is an opportunity to choose a favourite flower and wear it for the day in celebration, in commemoration or simply to make you smile.
The connection between people and flowers is as old as time itself and has been scientifically proven make you feel happier, heighten feelings of satisfaction and improve social behaviour. The flower can be your firm favourite, petals to match your personality, a corsage to commemorate a loved one or just something to match your outfit.
So, in a world now so full of turmoil and stress, the NEHS invites you to take a moment, pick or buy a favourite flower, pop it onto your outfit and help to make someone smile!