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"Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul."
― Luther Burbank

Scented, colorful, beautiful and fragile - flowers are perhaps the most beautiful things that were created on this planet.

Their redolence can send someone instantly in the state of rhapsody and their appearance is sure to enthrall one and all. What could be a more wonderful gift that one person can give to another? All the flowers convey not only beauty, but so much else via their hidden meanings.

In this article, we bring to you some of god's most magnificent creations along with their symbolic meanings.

Flowers with their Meanings

Anemone

Pink Anemone Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Dwindling hope
Anticipation

Apple Blossom

Apple Blossom Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Peace
Fertility
Sensuality
Hope
Good Fortune

Baby's breath

Baby's Breath Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Innocence
Eternal Love
Purity of heart

Blue Periwinkle

Blue Periwinkle Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Friendship
Peace
Harmony

Blue Violet

Woolly Blue Violet Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Modesty
Faithfulness

Bluebells

Bluebells Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Constancy
Humility
Gratitude
Everlasting love

Buttercup

Buttercup Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Cheerfulness
Desires for riches
Childishness
Neatness

Camellia

Camellia Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Loveliness
Fascination
Unwavering devotion
Refinement

Carnation

Red Carnation Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Love
Distinction
Gratitude
Admiration

Chrysanthemum

Chrysanthemum Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Joy
Wealth
Optimism
Truth

Daffodil

White Daffodil Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Regard
New beginnings
Rebirth

Daisy

Daisy Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Chastity
Daintiness
Good luck
Youthful beauty

Edelweiss

Edelweiss Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Devotion
Profound
Daring
Nobel courage
Freedom

Foxglove

Purple Foxglove Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Known for healing as well as harming
Stateliness
Insincerity
Youth

Freesia

Yellow Freesia Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Innocence
Friendship
Perseverance

Gardenia

White Gardenia Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Secret love
Purity
Joy

Iris

Iris Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Faith
Wisdom
Peace
Hope
Admiration

Jasmine

Jasmine Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Wealth
Grace
Demure beauty

Lavender

Fresh Lavender Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Calmness
Love at first sight
Silence
Distrust


Lilac

Lush Lilac Flower Meaning

Symbolism
First emotions of love
Love at first sight
Renewal
Youthful innocence

Lily

Pink Lily Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Majesty
Truth
Honor
Remembrance

Marigold

Yellow Marigold Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Passion
Creativity
Grief
Jealousy

Orange Blossom

Orange Blossoms Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Purity
Innocence
Fertility
Chastity

Orchid

Purple Orchid Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Love
Beauty
Wisdom
Thoughtfulness

Peach Blossom

Peach Blossom Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Longevity
Health

Peony

Pink Peony Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Grace
Nobility
Peace
Bashfulness

Pink Rose

Pink Rose Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Gratitude
Love
Admiration
Grace

Red Poppy

Red Poppy Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Consolation
Beauty
Success

Red Rose

Red Rose Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Passion
True love
Power
Appreciation

Sunflower

Beautiful Sunflower Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Adoration
Longevity
Loyalty

Sweet Pea

Sweet Pea Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Blissful pleasure
Departure

Tulip

Bright Pink Tulips Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Love
Affection
Passion
Energy

White Rose

White Roses Flower Meaning

Symbolism
Pure love
Respect
Worthiness
Innocence

Knowing the meanings of flowers will help you convey a wealth of meaning with just the right flower. Let him/her know what you feel with a bouquet of flowers. Make up a bunch of sweet messages using flowers. There is so much you can do with flowers, once you know what a particular flower stands for.