What do flower varieties and colours represent

What is the standard symbolism of the Iris flower?

Since Ancient Egypt, irises have been thought of as symbols of harmony. (The iris was associated with the goddess Isis, and iris imagery even appears in ancient Egyptian wall art.) The official coat of arms of France features three golden irises. Over the years, various cultures have associated the iris with faithfulness, rebirth, and wisdom, among other positive traits. Quite a few of the flower styles used by include the Iris, Rose or Lily featured in this article

What does the Lily symbolise

The Lily is a flower which has been a source of fascination and mystery since ancient times. According to legend, it was the nectar of the lotus that brought about the birth of Venus. Lily’s name comes from the Latin Lilium, which in turn is thought to derive from the Greek word for Lily, leirion. The origin of the lily symbol is linked to the flower’s early uses as a medicinal herb. (Many people associate the flower with purity and royal power, due to it being a flower often used in portraits of the Virgin Mary.) Quite a few of the flower styles used by include the Iris, Rose or Lily featured in this article

What is the standard symbolism of the Orchid flower?

Orchid plants are the largest genera of flowering plants on earth and the third largest genus of plants overall. They make up nearly 20% of all the plant species in the world. Orchids are native to almost every continent, and you can (mostly) find an orchid native to every continent or significant island except for Antarctica. Orchids are so beloved that they have inspired people to create more than 100, 000 hybrids just in the past fifty years. Orchids are a diverse group of plants defined by three things: * flowers that are usually fragrant and brightly coloured * a unique reproductive structure that features three fused parts (the petals, stamens, and carpels).

What is the standard symbolism of the Rose flower?

Roses are arguably some of the most beautiful flora in the world. There are more than 200 varieties of roses, and all of them have different colours and are capable of producing different odours. Each type of rose has a different story. Some rose varieties date back to biblical times, while others are the result of hybrid breeding programs.

What does the Hydrangea symbolise

Hydrangeas have been around for thousands of years. The genus name for hydrangeas, Hydrangea, is derived from the Greek word “Hydro”, meaning water, and “Ang”, meaning a vessel, making the name translate into “water vessel”. The name is derived from the large, water-holding flower heads. Hydrangeas originated in China and then travelled to Japan, where they were cultivated in the royal gardens.

What is the standard symbolism of the Daisy flower?

The daisy flower comes in many varieties and colours, and they are among the easiest of flowers to grow in your garden. They will grow in the cracks of a sidewalk! The daisy is a popular icon used to represent the Democratic Party since, in the early 1900s, President Woodrow Wilson used the nickname “Daisy” to refer to his wife.