16 of the Best Floral Perfumes for Spring and Beyond

April 23, 2024
By: Makeup.com | Makeup.com by L'Oréal
Collage of Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb Eau de Parfum, YSL Beauty Black Opium Eau de Parfum and Valentino Beauty Donna Born in Roma Coral Fantasy Eau de Parfum on a pink and purple background

Nothing gives you a faster confidence boost than a spritz of your favorite fragrance. Of all the different types of fragrances we can choose from, we always return to floral perfumes. Whether you love a classic rose-inspired scent or the calming effects of lavender, a floral-smelling perfume never fails to fit any occasion or mood. To save your senses from being overwhelmed sniffing your way through the fragrance aisle, we narrowed it down to 16 of the best floral perfumes to refresh your routine this spring—and beyond. From under-the-radar faves to top-rated floral perfumes like Maison Margiela REPLICA On a Date, your new signature scent awaits with the picks below.

Ralph Lauren Blue Eau de Toilette

One look at the tranquil blue bottle of Ralph Lauren Blue Eau de Toilette immediately transports you to a coastal escape under a cloudless sky. Then there’s the lush scent, a fresh and floral bouquet of lotus flower, gardenia, rose de mai, and musk. It’s a true nod to warm, sunny days spent relaxing by the sea. You can customize your dreamy blue perfume bottle with a message or monogram to make it all your own.

Lancôme Idôle Eau de Parfum

Make a statement with this fresh, modern floral fragrance. Top notes of juicy pear and bright pink peppercorn slowly melt down to reveal a timeless blend of rose, jasmine, and creamy vanilla—all housed in the world’s thinnest perfume bottle for a sleek, sophisticated touch. Engrave it with your initials or a word that empowers you to make the elegant floral perfume your own.

Lancôme La Vie Est Belle Eau de Parfum

It’s impossible not to start your day on a happy note when reaching for Lancôme La Vie Est Belle Eau de Parfum—the engravable bottle is inspired by the shape of a smile. The invigorating scent is inspired by the French expression la vie est belle, which means “life is beautiful,” and uses sustainably sourced patchouli and iris padilla, as well as timeless vanilla, in this popular floral fragrance.

Giorgio Armani Beauty My Way Eau de Parfum

The luminous, bright fragrance is a beautiful reminder that you don’t need a passport to journey across the world—you just need this floral perfume. With bergamot and orange blossom from Egypt, tuberose and jasmine from India, and responsibly sourced vanilla from Madagascar, the feminine fragrance takes the senses on a lush escape.

Prada Infusion D'Iris Eau de Parfum

The exquisite iris pallida (also known as the sweet iris) is the star of the elegant Prada Infusion D’Iris Eau de Parfum. Hints of fresh neroli and mandarin keep it joyful all day, while warm benzoin adds depth. This refreshing, soft, and airy fragrance is so easy to wear, it’s like a second skin. The sophisticated bottle (with a signature Prada green leather cap) can also be customized.

Mugler Alien Eau de Parfum

When you want a floral perfume that’s truly distinctive, reach for the mysterious and captivating Mugler Alien Eau de Parfum. A rich and sensual blend of jasmine sambac, cashmeran wood, and white amber is designed to bring forth your inner light. The striking amethyst bottle—designed like a magical talisman—can be customized to mark your signature scent for years.

Atelier Cologne Rose Anonyme Cologne Absolue

Bright bergamot and earthy patchouli tame the timeless scent of heady rose in this seductive floral perfume. The unique formula is crafted with a high concentration of essential oils for a powerful fragrance with exceptional lasting power. Spray the unisex scent onto your pulse points in the morning and bask in its luxurious aroma all day long.

Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb Eau de Parfum

There’s no need to buy a new bouquet every week when you can spritz on Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb Eau de Parfum all year round. Envelop yourself in an enchanted garden with this popular floral perfume, a sensory delight of jasmine, freesia, and rosebuds grounded by warm vanilla and soft amber. Personalize the iconic pink grenade bottle with a bow or charm accessory or your choice of engravement.

Ralph Lauren Polo Earth Eau de Toilette

Part of Ralph Lauren’s Polo Earth collection of fragrances designed for all genders, this Eau de Toilette is fresh and citrusy. Its seven featured notes—sustainably sourced from communities worldwide—include bergamot heart, Turkish rose, bourbon geranium, green mandarin, sage heart, Haitian vetiver, and diva lavender. The result? A refreshing, down-to-earth fragrance that suits any occasion. Engrave the post-consumer recycled glass bottle with your name or message.

Valentino Beauty Donna Born in Roma Coral Fantasy Eau de Parfum

A tribute to Rome’s romantic and one-of-a-kind coral sunsets, the gorgeous scent story of Valentino Beauty Donna Born in Roma Coral Fantasy Eau de Parfum combines pink gold kiwi accord with an aromatic blend of jasmine, rose, and musks, leaving you feeling refreshed and revived.

Maison Margiela REPLICA On a Date

Capturing the dreamy experience of spending an evening watching a glowing golden sunset over a French vineyard, Maison Margiela REPLICA On a Date has inviting notes of black currant liquor accord, rose petal essence, and patchouli. It’s the perfect fragrance companion for a first date, a night out, or whenever you want to feel the joyful excitement of a summer night in Provence.

YSL Beauty Black Opium Eau de Parfum

Your next caffeine fix comes from someplace unexpected. The sparkly, opaque black bottle of Black Opium Eau de Parfum matches the edgy fragrance, which features opening notes of adrenaline-rich coffee and sweet vanilla that settle into a soft bed of white flowers. Make this best-seller your own with a three-letter monogram on the stunning bottle.

Aesop Rōzu Eau de Parfum

If you’re looking for a simple yet stunning scent, you can’t go wrong with a rose-based floral perfume. Aesop Rōzu Eau de Parfum puts a modern, woody spin on the timeless flower with the addition of aromatic Japanese shiso, guiacwood, and a delicate hint of smoke.

Byredo Lil Fleur Eau de Parfum

Byredo Lil Fleur explores a specific timeframe in everyone’s life: the big, vibrant emotions you experience during your youth. This genderless fragrance sparkles with notes of Damascena rose, cassis, tangerine, and amber to make you feel young again.

Ellis Brooklyn Florist Eau de Parfum

This fragrance doesn’t bury the lead—aptly named “Florist,” this perfume bottles up the most beautiful, bursting floral arrangement you can imagine. Tuberose petals are paired with bergamot, honeysuckle, gardenia, and jasmine, so you’ll feel like you’re lounging in a gorgeous garden whenever you wear this sheer fragrance.

Eauso Vert Sintra

Inspired by the limitless potential of the open sky, this genderless fragrance opens up with lemon, bergamot, and aquaflora. As it wears throughout the day, you’ll love how heart and base notes like ylang-ylang, orris, and vetiver give it a certain sensuality.

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