1. THE EVOLUTION OF THE IMPORTANCE OF FLOWERS
Flowers weren’t always held in such an established high regard but it was relatively easily for mankind to make them into what they are now-a symbol of love, appreciation and respect essential for celebration of every human triumph regardless of the specific positive occasion or message. The desire and the affection for what is naturally beautiful is an inseparable part of the human instinct and spirit and it not a surprise that flowers is the oldest know sign and symbol of love. From the most ancient of times, flowers were given to one another by lovers so that their feelings can be expressed. And through that strongest human emotion the meaning and the significance of flowers has spread and evolved in the lives of people with time passing. So the connection with our modern times is simple. If you want to give a flower as a present don’t just choose one that consider likeable by the person you will give it to. If you want to make and feel it yourself as a truly special gift, make sure you select the flower according to its meaning. The following is a detailed list of popular flowers and the established meaning of each of them. This article can be of great use to you if you want to select a flower according to its traditionally chosen message.
2. LIST OF SOME FLOWERS AND THEIR MEANINGS
-Acorns: Power in the meaning of power of the spirit, the power of will. Present this is as a symbol of your admiration for the stoicism, the courage or any manner of moral and spiritual triumph that a close person to you have demonstrated.
-Acacia: Hidden, star-crossed love for another person. Give this in secret or if you don’t want to reveal yourself as the lover or even better give this to someone that loves you but is unable to be with you.
-Allium: Strength in the meaning of physicality. This is a perfect flower for sport contenders. It is a gift fit for champions and winners.
-Agapanthus: This extraordinary flower is perfect to give if you are far away from the person you love and you want to remind him that distance won’t be able to stop your love for your partner and that soon you will be together again.
-Allspice: This is a flower that expresses empathy and compassion. When an accident strikes or something unfortunate happens to a close friend of yours, this is the best flower you can give to show that you express your sympathies and that you are with him or her in that difficult moment.
-Almond: This is the flower of hope. Give this to a person who is need of encouragement or use this flower to back up your own spirit. Purchase it in large numbers and decorate your house with it. Every time you look upon it you will look a bit more at the bright side of things.
-Alstroemeria: This is a flower you need to give to someone who has achieved a financial success. It is a perfect flower to ornament an accomplished business deal or businessman’s victory.
-Alyssum: This beautiful flower has a very specific and gentle meaning: You have to give this flower to the person you want to tell that there are more important things than beauty. It is a very delicate message and a very delicate flower to symbolize a very delicate gesture.