What type of flowers make you smile? Roses, Lilies, Stargazers or something more traditional? One flower that most people either love or really dislike. Can you guess what it is? A Carnation. It's the love it or leave it flower. Some people associate carnations with funerals. Carnations were used a lot with funeral flowers. Why? Because carnations last the longest of any flowers and they have a nice smell. So what's your favorite flower?