Language of Flowers
   

 A

  • Acacia Blossom - Concealed Love; Beauty in Retirement; Chaste Love
  • Acorn - Nordic Symbol of Life and Immortality
  • Amaryllis - Pride; Pastoral Timidity
  • Anemone - Forsaken
  • Arbutis - Thee Only Do I Love
  • Aster - Symbol of Love; Daintiness
  • Azalea - Take Care of Yourself for Me; Temperance; Fragile Passion; Chinese Symbol of Womanhood

B

  • Bachelor Button - Single Blessedness
  • Begonia - Beware
  • Bells Of Ireland - Good Luck
  • Bittersweet - Truth
  • Bluebell - Humility
  • Bouquet of Withered Flowers - Rejected Love

C

  • Cactus - Endurance
  • Camellia - Admiration; Perfection; Good Luck Gift to a Man
  • Camellia, Pink- Longing For You
  • Camellia, Red - You're a Flame in My Heart
  • Camellia, White - You're Adorable
  • Candytuft - Indifference
  • Carnation, General - Fascination; Divine Love
  • Carnation, Pink - I'll Never Forget You
  • Carnation, Purple - Capriciousness
  • Carnation, Red - My Heart Aches for You; Admiration
  • Carnation, Solid Color -Yes
  • Carnation, Striped- No; Refusal; Sorry I Can't Be With You; Wish I Could Be With You
  • Carnation, White -Sweet and Lovely; Innocence; Pure Love; Woman's Good Luck Gift
  • Carnation, Yellow - You Have Disappointed Me; Rejection
  • Cattail - Peace; Prosperity
  • Chrysanthemum, General - You're a Wonderful Friend; Cheerfulness & Rest
  • Chrysanthemum, Red - I Love
  • Chrysanthemum, White - Truth
  • Chrysanthemum, Yellow -Slighted Love
  • Coreopsis - Always Cheerful
  • Crocus - Cheerfulness
  • Cyclamen - Resignation and Good-bye

 D

  • Daffodil - Regard; Unrequited Love; You're the Only One; The Sun is always Shining When I'm With You
  • Daisy - Innocence; Loyal Love; I'll Never Tell; Purity
  • Dandelion - Faithful; Happiness
  • Dead Leaves - Sadness

 F

  • Fern - Magic; Fascination; Confidence & Shelter
  • Fern, Maidenhair - Secret Bond of Love
  • Fir - Time
  • Flax - Domestic Symbol
  • Forget-Me-Not - True Love; Memories
  • Forsythia - Anticipation

 G

  • Gardenia - You're Lovely; Secret Love
  • Garland of roses - Reward of virtue
  • Garlic - Courage; Strength
  • Geranium - Stupidity; Folly
  • Gladiolus - Give Me a Break...I'm Really Sincere
  • Gloxinia - Love at First Sight
  • Grass - Submission

 H

  • Heather, Lavender - Admiration; Solitude
  • Heather, White - Protection; Wishes Will Come True
  • Holly - Defense; Domestic Happiness
  • Hyacinth, General - Games & Sports; Rashness; Flower Dedicated to Apollo
  • Hyacinth, Blue - Constancy
  • Hyacinth, Purple - I'm sorry; Please Forgive Me; Sorrow
  • Hyacinth, Yellow - Jealousy
  • Hydrangea - Thank You for Understanding

 I

  • Iris - Fleur-de-Lis, Emblem of France; Your Friendship Means So Much to me; Faith; Hope; Wisdom & Valor; My Compliments
  • Ivy - Wedded Love; Fidelity; Friendship; Affection

 J

  • Jonquil - Love Me; Affection Returned; Desire; Sympathy; Desire for Affection Returned
  •  L

    • Larkspur, Pink - Fickleness
    • Lily, Calla - Beauty
    • Lily, Day - Coquetry; Chinese Emblem for Mothers
    • Lily, Eucharis - Maiden Charms
    • Lily, Orange - Hatred
    • Lily, Tiger - Wealth; Pride
    • Lily, White - Virginity; Purity; Majesty; It's Heavenly to Be With you
    • Lily, Yellow - I'm Walking on Air; False and Gay
    • Lily of the Valley - Sweetness; Tears of the Virgin Mary; Return to Happiness; Humility; You've Made My Life Complete

 M

  • Magnolia - Nobility
  • Marigold - Cruelty; Grief; Jealousy
  • Mistletoe - Kiss Me; Affection; To Surmount Difficulties; Sacred Plant of India; Magic Plant of the Druids
  • Monkshood - Beware, a Deadly Foe is Near
  • Moss - Maternal Love; Charity
  • Myrtle - Love; Hebrew Emblem of Marriage

 N

  • Narcissus - Egotism; Formality; Stay as Sweet as You Are
  • Nasturtium - Conquest; Victory in Battle
  • Nuts - Stupidity

 O

  • Oleander - Caution
  • Orange Blossom - Innocence; Eternal Love; Marriage & Fruitfulness
  • Orange Mock - Deceit
  • Orchid - Love; Beauty; Refinement; Beautiful Lady; Chinese Symbol for Many Children
  • Orchid, Cattleya - Mature Charm

 P

  • Palm leaves - Victory and Success
  • Peony - Shame; Gay Life; Happy Marriage
  • Petunia - Resentment; Anger; Your Presence Soothes Me
  • Pine - Hope; pity
  • Poppy, General - Eternal Sleep ; Oblivion; Imagination
  • Poppy, Red -Pleasure
  • Poppy, White - Consolation
  • Poppy, Yellow - Wealth; Success
  • Primrose - I Can't Live Without You
  • Primrose, Evening - Inconstancy

 R

  • Rose, Bridal - Happy Love
  • Rose, Christmas - Tranquilize My Anxiety; Anxiety
  • Rose, Coral - Desire
  • Rose, Damask - Persian Ambassador of Love
  • Rose, Dark Crimson - Mourning
  • Rose, Dark Pink - Thankfulness
  • Rose, Lavender - Enchantment
  • Rose, Leaf - You May Hope
  • Rose, Orange - Fascination
  • Rose, Pale Peach - Modesty
  • Rose, Pale Pink - Grace, Joy
  • Rose, Red - Love; Respect
  • Rose, Single Full Bloom - I Love You; I Still Love You
  • Rose, Tea - I'll Remember Always
  • Rose, Thornless - Love at First Sight
  • Rose, White - Innocence & Secrecy
  • Rose, White & Red Together - Unity; Emblem of England
  • Rose, Yellow - Joy; Friendship
  • Rosebud - Beauty & Youth; A Heart Innocent of Love
  • Rosebud, Moss - Confessions of Love
  • Rosebud, Red - Pure & Lovely
  • Rosebud, White - Girlhood
  • Roses, Bouquet of Full Bloom - Gratitude
  • Roses, Garland or Crown of - Reward of merit; Crown; Symbol of Superior Merit
  • Roses, Mark Cluster - Charming

 S

  • Smilax - Loveliness
  • Snapdragon - Deception; Gracious Lady
  • Spider Flower - Elope with Me
  • Stephanotis - Happiness in Marriage; Desire to Travel
  • Stock - Bonds of Affection; Promptness; You'll Always be Beautiful to Me
  • Sunflower - Loyalty; Wishes
  • Sweetpea - Good-bye; Departure; Blissful Pleasure; Thank You for a Lovely Time

 T

  • Tulip, General - Perfect Lover; Fame; Flower Emblem of Holland
  • Tulip, Red - Believe Me; Declaration of Love
  • Tulip, Variegated - Beautiful Eyes
  • Tulip, Yellow - There's Sunshine in Your Smile

 V

  • Violet - Modesty
  • Violet, Blue - Watchfulness; Faithfulness; I'll Always Be True
  • Violet, White - Let's Take a Chance on Happiness
  • Viscaria - Will You Dance With Me?

 Z

  • Zinnia, Magenta - Lasting Affection
  • Zinnia, Mixed - Thinking (or in Memory) of an Absent Friend
  • Zinnia, Scarlet - Constancy
  • Zinnia, White - Goodness
  • Zinnia, Yellow - Daily Remembrance