From indoors to out, every corner of your house and garden deserves stunning seasonal blooms. Get ready to stop and smell the roses (and lilacs and tulips and hyacinth) with these spring-ready picks.

According to designer Carolyne Roehm, the optimal vase is mid-sized with a slightly flared opening, so the bouquet balances the container itself.

Look to Mother Nature for a rainbow palette that’s pleasing to the eye. Pink, red and orange tulips evoke a fiery sunset when mixed together.

That freebie jar from last Valentine’s Day doesn’t always cut it. The owners of a Manhattan apartment picked up this vase with a gorgeous patina on a trip to Italy.