Say it with flowers - true meanings

The traditional meanings associated with a lot of the most popular wedding flowers are usually of secondary consideration to couples when planning their decor. At Bijou, however, we can't think of anything more romantic than a secret message hidden in the choice of flowers.

Some of the most popular flowers and their traditional meanings are listed below:

  • AZALEA - True to the end
  • CAMELLIA - Perfect love
  • CARNATION (RED) - Admiration
  • CARNATION (WHITE) - Sweet and lovely
  • DAFFODIL – Joy
  • GARDENIA - Purity and joy
  • IRIS - Hope and wisdom
  • JASMINE – Sensuality
  • LEMON BLOSSOM – Fidelity
  • LILY OF THE VALLEY - Happiness
  • ROSE (RED) - I love you
  • STEPHANOTIS - Marital happiness
  • TULIP (RED) - Love
  • TULIP (YELLOW) - Sunshine of my life
  • VIOLET - Faithfulness