Is mom getting less than she thinks this Mother’s Day?

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This Mother’s Day we’ll be spending a little less on a special gift for mom.

That’s the finding of a new survey from the National Retail Foundation.

They say on average we’ll spend about $169.94.

That’s down from nearly $169.00 last year.

Total spending is expected to reach 19.9 billion dollars.

According to this survey some of the most popular Mother’s Day gifts are cards, flowers or sweaters and blouses.

If you plan on getting mom some flowers for Mother’s day, here’s what you should know: