Flower meanings have fascinated people for centuries. Shamans and local healers have used flowers, herbs, trees and other plants to describe, prescribe and foretell.
In today’s world, many symbolic features of flowers and their colors took roots in many cultures to bring to significance many events and occasions. Many times, such symbolism is “culturally” prescribed to the type of a flower or its color. Here are some amazing symbolic uses of flowers and their colors to celebrate our lives in all of its expressions. Enjoy this list!
Symbolic Use of Flowers and Their Colors
Rose – LOVE, PASSION
Alstroemeria – loyalty, devotion
Calla Lily – purity, passion
Carnation, Deep Red – love, affection
Carnation, Light Red – admiration
Carnation, White – pure love, good luck
Carnation, Varigated (striped) – regret that a love cannot be shared
Chrysanthemum – loyalty, love – these are my favorites all year round!
Daisy – innocence, purity
Fern – discretion, secrecy
Freesia – passion, joy
Gladiolus – strength, integrity
Daffodil – rebirth
Hydrangea – emotion, understanding
Iris – royalty, faith
Ivy – bridal favour
Lilac – tranquility, passion
Lily – beauty
Orchid – admiration, innocence
Peony – romance, prosperity
Sinuata Statice – loyalty
Stock – beauty, happiness
Sunflower – adorability, loyalty
Tulip – love, confidence
TELEFLORA Mother’s Day Giveaway
April 28 – May 7, 2018
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Building connections in life is one of the most powerful sources of our creativity and success no matter what we do. Our connection to our Mother or Mother Figure in our life is one of the dominant and ever present. The support she provides for years before we are on our own gives us a chance to grow stronger, wiser, kind.
Mother’s Day is supposed to be a happy celebration. For those of us who have a gift of a MOTHER still by our side – say I LOVE YOU to her, visit her, give her a kiss on a cheek, a tight hug and bring her FLOWERS.
Say What You Want to Say With FLOWERS!
For those of us who cannot do it – celebrate your MOM with your memories and feel the LOVE – that very imminent connection – that makes this world go round.
And for those women who for other reasons cannot have their own biological children – you are in our huge and warm and healing circle that is of Love, of Peace and of MOMS. Each and every one of us has a unique way of living and expressing a motherly feeling towards others and the life around us.
On this Mother’s Day – and always, – give HER flowers!
Here are some examples what you could send a gorgeous and caring gift to that person you care about a LOT!
Now, that you know the meaning of many flowers traditionally used in floral bouquet arrangements, check out which bouquet speaks the loudest to you!
Wildflower in Flight Bouquet
Remind mom how special and beautiful she is with this whimsical French garden inspired floral arrangement. Wrapped in poetic script and a striking dragonfly in mid- flight, this exclusive glass cube brings together old-word charm and contemporary European style.
This bright bouquet includes hot pink roses, purple button spray chrysanthemums, lavender cushion spray chrysanthemums, white daisy spray chrysanthemums, raspberry sinuata statice, leatherleaf fern, and huckleberry.
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Winged Beauty Bouquet
Bring all the elegance of a peaceful Victorian garden into the home with this spectacular arrangement. A luxurious mix of pink roses, chrysanthemums and soft purple accents are nestled within a gorgeous ceramic vase featuring soft brushstroke lines and an embossed hummingbird medallion mom will love.
Here are your precious florals in this bouquet: Light pink roses, lavender spray roses, pink alstroemeria, lavender stock, lavender cushion spray chrysanthemums, and raspberry sinuata statice are accented with sword fern, huckleberry, and lemon leaf.
Country Beauty Bouquet
Surprise mom with the rustic charm of a beautiful floral bouquet brimming with crème carnations, fresh pink blooms and seasonal stems. This 2-in-1 gift arrives in a functional hand-glazed stoneware crock that is perfect as a decorative piece and is also FDA-approved to safely serve and store food.
This beautiful arrangement features hot pink roses, pink spray roses, pink alstroemeria, light yellow carnations, light yellow miniature carnations, sword fern, spiral eucalyptus, variegated ivy, and leatherleaf fern.
All Eyes On You Bouquet
Honor mom’s timeless devotion with a stunning floral arrangement filled with fresh roses, pink lilies and a variety of purple blooms. Delivered in a hand-blown one-of-a-kind glass vase, this piece is sure to make an unforgettable impression on Mother’s Day.
This feminine arrangement features hot pink roses, pink spray roses, light pink asiatic lilies, purple stock, lavender cushion spray chrysanthemums, purple sinuata statice, huckleberry, and leatherleaf fern.
Heart’s Pirouette Bouquet
Celebrate the greatest mom in the world with this elegant treasure overflowing with soft pink roses, fragrant white lilies and lavender cushion spray chrysanthemums nestled in an exquisite azure glass vase.
This arrangement features blue hydrangea, lavender roses, white asiatic lilies, light blue delphinium, light pink stock, lavender cushion spray chrysanthemums, misty blue limonium, leatherleaf fern, and lemon leaf.
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