Flowers and Occasions

Flowers and Occasions

Flowers
Flowers are presented as #gift in a bevy of #occasions like weddings, festivals, funerals and anniversaries. Every sentiment is expressed in one form or another by these fragile blooms. While flower gifted on specific occasions depend mostly on the season in which the occasion falls, ultimately it is the personality of the recipient that should be the deciding factor in the choice of the flower gift. The flower expert has compiled a list of the most popular flowers used on specific occasions Flowers on special occasions Wedding Seasonal flowers would be the best option. Pale, delicate flowers may work better in the spring while dark, rich colored flowers would work for fall. Wedding Flowers Wedding Flowers play an integral part in any wedding, used for both decoration and for tradition.…
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Flower Meanings! Speak the Flower’s Language

Flower Meanings! Speak the Flower’s Language

Flowers
Did you know that flowers have meanings associated with them? And, that there are flowers befitting specific #occasions? Flowers are a part of the most important occasions in our lives. They are conspicuously present on birthdays, graduation, weddings, etc. forming an integral part of our lives. Some flowers have religious significance too. It is impossible for any person to be completely unaware of flower meanings. Everyone knows that a red rose stands for romantic love and that one does not send yellow roses to anyone in mourning. However, meanings are associated not only with roses but also with other flowers. Most people do not consider flower meanings before gifting flowers. Similarly, people who receive flowers may not know their meaning and hence miss the underlying message. Read on to know…
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Nature’s Gift – The Power of the Essence of Flowers

Nature’s Gift – The Power of the Essence of Flowers

Flowers, Origins and Facts
Throughout the ages a rich symbolism has evolved around plants and their flowers; they have held a special place in people's lives being depicted  in art, jewelry, stories and paintings. People used them to represent love, desire, events, feast days, birthdays and celebrations of all kinds. Flowers are sought after for their beauty, and their fragrances. Flowers appeal to our senses and stimulate us; they move us intensely on a very subtle level that we are not aware of, triggering pheromones. The essence from flowers is used in a subtle but powerful new and healing way; they are transferred into liquids called flower remedies or simply flower essences. Aromatherapy can calm, soothe and provide a sense of well-being and fulfillment.  This practice is based on the premise that humans and…
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Flower Arrangements-Their Origins and Their Purpose through the Years

Flower Arrangements-Their Origins and Their Purpose through the Years

Flowers, Origins and Facts
A study of the past eras of floral design not only reveals the development and relationship of past styles to present styles, but also provides an understanding of the plant materials that were available and how they were chosen and combined in designs during those periods. No one knows when humans first enjoyed and used flowers in a decorative way, but many historians agree that floral decoration is as old as civilization itself. Flowers have been enjoyed for centuries by cultures all over the world. From the dawn of recorded #history, when humans began to till the soil, flowers have been used to beautify the surroundings, to express feelings, and to adorn important ceremonies. Neolithic cave drawings show that even during the Stone Age, flowers were contemplated, perhaps even revered.…
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