Valentines Day is not merely a day for gifting but also the day that upholds the importance of the celebration of love. It is the perfect occasion to convey messages of love, affection, and admiration for special people in our lives. Akin to music, which is a higher revelation than philosophy, flowers are more expressive than words. Valentine flowers are particularly beautiful as they connote hidden messages. Roses feature as the predominant flower ideally gifted to loved ones on this special day. The messages conveyed on Valentine’s Day depending on the color and type of the chosen flowers. The importance of specific colors of flowers and the unique messages conveyed are as below:
Roses: A popular survey denotes that the most widely preferred color is the innately classic rose. Most women the world over, prefer roses to other flowers on Valentine’s Day. Deep red colored ones symbolize passionate and true love. In recent times, women have shown a preference for colors other than the traditional red. Peach is for admiration so is the color orange while white roses symbolized innocence and purity. A bunch of mixed roses connotes varied emotions and heartfelt passion towards the special someone. Pink roses are symbolic of poetic romance while purple ones denote majestic glory. If ‘love at first sight’ is what you wish to convey then lilac is the color for you.
Lilies: Lilies are quite popular as valentine flowers and akin to roses, the different colors denote different messages. Oriental lilies with large blooms are a favorite among women that prefer class and quality over quantity. A bunch of full-bloomed lilies is perfect for the one you love, hence they make great valentine flowers.
Carnations: Carnations are exquisite looking and make ideal gifts for Valentine’s Day. They are the second most popular flowers to be gifted on Valentine’s Day. They have a feminine aura about them which makes them all the more appealing to the recipient.
Gerberas: These flowers add a contemporary touch to valentine gifting and make great gifts for all age groups. They have a fresh feel and look exquisite in mushy posies which may be accompanied by messages and other customized gifts.
Valentine flowers certainly speak better than words but the gifts are nicer when they appeal to the recipient. So, know the recipient’s choice before opting to say it with flowers. Choose right and celebrate love, the floral way.