In the Victorian era, everyone knew that flowers had meaning. Find ways to work flowers into your home, your life and your wardrobe—it will lift not only your spirits, but the spirits of those around you.
Below is a short list of the meaning of flowers, just a few, so you can start creating your own bouquets that will tell a secret story.
Baby’s Breath: festivity
Forget-Me-Not: remember me forever
Jasmine: grace and elegance
Lilac: first love
Marigold: desire for riches
Orchid: delicate beauty
Queen Anne’s Lace: delicate femininity
Rose, pink: friendship
Yarrow: good health
Zinnia: thoughts of friends