Do you want to express affection, gratitude love or friendship? What better way to do just that, then to give a bouqet of flowers to someone special. When choosing flowers, it is important to know the symbolism behind it and which flowers are appropriate for the occassion. The last thing you want is to offend someone by sending the wrong message. Each flower can be used alone or it can be combined with other flowers.
Before you decide to give you friend or a loved one a bouqet of flowers, you should know what each color means. For example, red represents lust, strength and passionate love. This means that red flowers would make an amazing gift for your significant other who holds a special place in your heart. We all know how beautiful red roses are, but you can also choose between Hibiscus, Orchid, Begonia or Pentas.
A bouquet of yellow flowers brings happiness and joy to everyone. We associate yellow with sunshine and hope. Yellow flowers are usually given to a really good friend to show them how amazing they are. Sunflowers in particular symbolize faith, optimism and loyalty.
Blue is the color of calm and serenity. A bouquet of fresh blue flowers acts as a remedy for nervousness. It can express sympathy or represent an act of forgiveness. Some of the most known blue flowers are Bluebell, Sea Holly, Myosotis (Forget-me-not), African Lily and Hydrangea. This is such a unique color of flowers and they are usually rare which makes them even more special.
White indicates purity and peace, it gives a feeling of tenderness and softness. It is a symbol of birth, goodness, spirituality and holiness. Depending on the type of blooms you choose, a bouqet of white flowers can be either bold and brilliant or gentle and innocent. The most commonly known white flower is a White Rose, followed by Lily, Cala Lily, Orchid, Tulip, Daisy, Hibiscus, etc.
Pink flowers just exude elegance and cheerfulness. They are cute, fresh and represent youth, innocence and femininity. Calla Lilies, Azaleas, Begonias, Chrysantemums, Dahlias and of course – pink Roses, the options are limitless.
Many men believe that the gesture of giving flowers is one of the best ways to win a woman’s heart. Do you agree with that? Let us know which type of flower is your favorite!