When you think of the flowers in your wedding bouquet, you want something that fits with your wedding dress, decorations or entire wedding style. But maybe you would also like to send a message with flower meaning. In Victorian times, certain flowers had specific meaning, so people, but mostly lovers, used them to communicate even when social rules prohibited them to speak freely. Right choice of flowers, but even the way in which the flowers were handed, could send the message and determine the future of the relationship.
Here is the short guide for you!
Calla lily – Magnificent beauty
Carnation - Pure love
Red carnation - Deep love, passion
Daffodil- New beginnings
Dahlia- Dignity and elegance
Gardenia- Secret love, joy
Hydrangea – Frigidness, heartlessness, but also gratitude for being understood
Iris – Inspiration, good news
Lavender- Devotion, but also distrust
Lilac- First love
White lily- Purity
Orange lily- Passion
Lily of the valley – Sweetness, returning happiness, trust
Mimosa- Secret love
Orange blossom- Fertility
Orchid- Delicate beauty
Peach blossom- Long life and bridal hope
Rose – Love
Yellow rose- Jealousy, broken heart
Tulip- Declaration of love
Which flowers you plan to use in your wedding bouquet and why? Tell us in the comments!