Wedding season is upon us, which means flowers are in full bloom and weddings will have beautiful decorations. Weddings throughout time have been a symbol of love and a life ahead. However, many people do not know that flowers have deep meanings and can symbolize much more than just a beautiful decoration for the ceremony and reception following.
When choosing the perfect flowers it’s important to consider colour, shape, scent and season. But, one added thing to consider should be the meaning of the flowers. Before deciding on your perfect wedding flowers, consider these popular flower meanings.
Baby’s Breath: Innocence
Calla Lily: Magnificent Beauty
Chrysanthemum (mum): Wealth, Abundance, Truth
Gardenia: Purity, Joy
Lilac: Love’s first emotions
Lily: Majesty, Truth, Honor
Lily of the Valley: Happiness
Rose: Love, Joy, Beauty
Stephanotis: Marital happiness
Stock: Lasting beauty
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After choosing the perfect flowers for your special day, it is best to pick a venue that reflects your taste and style. If you have found an outdoor venue, let The Grounds Guys help prepare the scenery with landscaping, lighting and enhancements that will make your big day even more special.