Choosing the Perfect Petals: Best Flowers for Homemade Potpourri

Creating your own Potpourri is a delightful and aromatic way to bring the garden’s beauty into your home.

The key to crafting a captivating potpourri blend is selecting the right flowers.

Not all blossoms are created equal regarding fragrance and visual appeal.

Best Flowers for Homemade Potpourri


Rose (Rosa spp.)

Calendula (Calendula officinalis)

Jasmine (Jasminum spp.)

Roses of Sharon (Hibiscus syriacus)

Lilac (Syringa spp.)

Peony (Paeonia spp.)

Scented Geranium (Pelargonium spp.)

Chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla)

Mint (Mentha spp.)

How to Make Potpourri