Flowers represent a lot of things to people, beauty, love, happiness, friendship, and more. They have become parts of myths and epics all throughout human history. There are even folklores with flowers as their central theme.
We have naturally learned to love flowers. Not only do they symbolise human emotions, but people have been using them for thousands of years for making perfumes and medicines as well. All of these lead us to the fact that they are an inevitable part of our lives. That might have been the reason why people decided to use flowers as gifts. Floral gifts present us with unlimited possibilities to customise our gifts. You can prepare a floral bouquet to suit any occasion. The only thing is that you have to know which flower is right for which occasion and how to make it into a gift. This article will tell you everything you need to know about flowers.
There is a flower for every occasion. It doesn't matter whether it is a graduation ceremony, wedding party, or an office party, there are a flower and the right colour that will suit the occasion. And because flowers are something that we humans universally cherish; you can give it to anyone regardless of where they are from. This list includes the most popular flowers that people use as gifts and the occasions that you can use them for.
You can find roses in lots of different colours; the classy red rose, the elegant pink that is a sign of appreciation, orange roses, white, yellow, lavender, and so on. There are no occasions that you cannot bring a rose to. The only thing is that you have to choose the right rose for each of them. You can bring a bouquet of pink roses to a graduation ceremony. On the other hand, orange roses represent warmth in relationships. Other colours of roses, including white, yellow and lavender, have their own significance too. And you can mix and match roses of different colours in the same bouquet if you want.
These flowers are most commonly used as congratulatory gifts to show your appreciation for another person. Bring orchid flowers to display your appreciation for a new college graduate. This can convey how happy you feel for them without using words. Orchids have innumerable varieties of colours. The most common orchid is purple. This is closely followed by the green and white varieties of it. Bring a bouquet of orchid flowers for a friend who is about to start a new journey in his or her life or to show your appreciation for their achievement.
Some people consider lily flowers as a symbol of purity. Whether or not you think that's true, nobody would disagree with the fact that they are beautiful. They also have a distinguishable pleasant fragrance emanating from them. What is even more important is how exquisite they are as a gift. Lilies can be a bouquet on their own, or you can combine it with other flowers. Each of these will have a slightly different impact according to the occasion. Adding a few daisies to a bouquet of lilies can make it look better and add a regal feel to the whole thing.
In the Victorian era, this flower was synonymous with a happy marriage. To this day, people bring these strikingly white flowers as wedding gifts. In fact, this is the first thing that comes on top of anybody’s mind when they think of wedding bouquets. Stephanotis grows on flower vines and has a unique star shape. Before you arrange this flower, first you need to place them onto a holder. The whiteness of the stephanotis flower matches spectacularly with a white gown of the bride, making it the obvious choice for a wedding.