Learn the language of flowers!
Do you know what it means when someone offers you a bunch of flowers? Because depending on their type and colour, flowers take on particular meanings, which may also have escaped those who buy them! Here is a detailed guide so as to never again get it wrong!
1/ Red roses
Red roses express passion, extreme love and the deepest of emotions. If a man buys you a bunch of red roses, there is a strong chance that he has fallen for your charms!
2/ White roses
White roses stand for purity and sincerity, but also platonic love, attachment and peace. They don’t necessarily indicate amorous feelings, and can be given to friends or family.
3/ Pink roses
Pink roses express affection, gentleness, modesty, fidelity and femininity. They can also relay a gentle and tender loving sentiment. Pink roses can be offered to anyone: a mother, someone who just had a baby, or a loved one.
Often given at the end of the year, amaryllis are powerful, fragranced flowers, which send the message of victory. They can be given as a mark of love, but also to congratulate someone.
Cornflowers are associated with poetry and delicacy, as well as shyness. Is your guy a little reserved? Here is a bouquet he can give you without a second thought!
The camellia is a flower that symbolises perfection in Japan, and is equally associated with admiration. It is ideal for expressing congratulations.
Very popular in Asia, chrysanthemums are associated with spirituality. In Europe, they tend to express the fragility of feelings, and are offered to mark a budding love, but also a bereavement.