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

 

 

 

 

Daisy- Innocence

 

 

 

 

 

Gardenia- Secret love, joy

 

 

 

 

Hydrangea – Frigidness, heartlessness, but also gratitude for being understood

 

 

 

 

 

Iris – Inspiration, good news

 

 

 

 

 

Ivy- Fidelity

 

 

 

 

 

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!