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6 of The Most Romantic Flowers and their Meaning

6 of the Most Romantic Flowers and their Meaning

Flowers are often associated with romance, beauty, and love. They can also symbolize friendship or even death, depending on the type of flower. Knowing the meaning behind each flower can help you express your feelings better. Roses aren't the only romantic flowers out there, although they might be the most obvious choice. We explore alternatives to the classic rose, to make sure that your message sent via flowers is well received and unique. Here are 6 of the most romantic flowers and their meaning: Roses Roses are beautiful flowers that symbolize love and romance. What makes them so special? Roses are the ideal gift for anyone who loves you. They are inexpensive, easy to grow, and come in various colors and shapes.  Roses are very...

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Sex And The City Flowers

Sex And The City Flowers

Flowers were worn by all cast members of Sex And The City to convey messages. Carrie Bradshaw made wearing large floral blooms part of her everyday attire. The flower choices were not random; they all meant something. In this article, we list the main flowers used in the 90's TV series and what they mean: Blue Rose The large blue rose brooch worn by Carrie Bradshaw was meant to symbolize the arrival of spring and the possibility of finding new love. During the show's span, Carrie (Jessica Parker) was seen wearing the eye-catching flower brooch both on and off-screen. [caption id="attachment_1574" align="alignnone" width="2560"] Photo by Sajad Nori[/caption] Blue roses symbolize mystery, the impossible, and the unattainable. The unique floral color is perfect for giving...

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Gardenia’s Meaning and Symbolism

Gardenia meaning and symbolism

The intoxicating fragrance, soft white petals, and dark green glossy leaves make gardenias a favorite flower for bouquets and gardens. Gardenias hold second place on the list of the most beautiful flowers, topped only by the popular rose. So,  what's gardenia's meaning and symbolism? Gardenias are exotic flowers that originated in Asia and have been cultivated for over 1,000 years. The essential oils derived from gardenias make perfumes, soap, and other fragrant beauty aids. Gardenias also treat many health issues, like lowering blood pressure, combating inflammation, reducing stress, and improving the mood. The name Gardenia comes from the Latin word “gardens,” which means “a place of pleasure or delight.” The bloom's name was assigned to remember a botanist named Alexander Garden.   It is believed...

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