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Flower knowledgeWe all love giving flowers. No matter if there is a special occasion, or you just want to make a good first-date impression, flowers are the classic way to show some respect and attraction to the person in front of you. Since ages, giving flowers to a woman is believed to be a sign of a gallantry and gentlemanliness. However, no matter if you want to add some holiday atmosphere to the business party at your office or you want to confess your feelings to the woman of your heart, never give a single flower if you are not aware of its exact meaning. If you are about to go on a date, for instance and you want to impress your lady with a really fascinating bouquet, there are some rules that you need to follow. Otherwise, you can get into really embarrassing situation and not always people are willing to hear your further explanations.

Carnation – For some reason, a lot of people tend to ignore this beautiful flower. In some countries, it is believed to symbolize death, since it is one of the most popular flowers when going to a funeral. The truth is that carnation actually symbolizes mother’s love and affection, enchantment and elegance. The white carnation symbolizes pure love, whereas the red one is a sign of respect. Read More →

Designer FlowersFlowers are delicate, fresh and colourful plants that look beautiful and are found anywhere and everywhere. These are one of the best creations of god. Flowers have a varied use among people. Not only are they used as decorative items during various festive occasions and celebrations, like marriage, festivals, but are also used to offer homage to god and the people who are no more in this world. Flowers add colour and brightness to life. Each and every flower denotes and expresses various emotions. Flowers help to express sorrow, happiness, depth of relationships, etc. Hence, they are the best things that one can make use of.

Not all flowers are the same and each of them has their own importance. Hence, they cannot be substituted with others. But, the way of presentation of these flowers is also important for people to understand. Florists and experts in this field can help the people to understand this thing better. There are many people who look forward to maintain and decorate their houses. They can consider decorating their houses with colorful and bright flowers of their choice. Not only beautiful, antique and decorative items and wall paintings add to the beauty of the house, but flowers do the most. Read More →

Spectacular Flower Festivals Around the World

 

Festivals of the flowers are a timeless colourful celebration and a day, full of sweet fragrance and a touch of spring. Most Flower Festivals are during the spring, when they become a part of greeting the spring in an euphoric and cheerful way.

Featuring freshness, diversity and splendour, Flower Festivals always manage to capture every heart in the cheerful rhythm of the march. Colours, aromas and sounds spread along the streets of the city just like a magic blanket, and stimulate all senses, filling our soul with euphoria and joy. This feeling can not be described. Check now the most famous Flower Festivals around the world.

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The Flower Festival in Lisse, The Netherlands

 Every year in early spring there is the traditional Flower Festival in Belgium and the Netherlands. These festivals usually follow a certain route, theme and even a script. The largest outdoor flower garden in the world – Keukenhof, is located in the Dutch town Lisse. The garden is open only in the spring when tulips bloom and becomes part of the 40-mile route of the annual Flower Festival in this part of the country.

Known as the Garden of Europe, Keukenhof is the largest botanical garden in the Netherlands with an area of more than 32 hectares and with more than 7 million flowers planted in it. The Flower Festival Parade goes on its central lane. The procession includes about twenty large platforms with staggering flower compositions and more than thirty luxury decorated cars. You can literally spend the whole day at the festival. Either you will combine your tour around the garden with the traditional parade, or you will join it from another location – the choice is all yours. Read More →

GIFT009_bDifferent uses of flowers

Flowers and humans share a beautiful relationship since ancient times and it is much more than that of appreciation. There is hardly any occasion in human life that is complete without the use of flowers.

When there is wedding flower is one of the most essential part of the decoration and the ceremony. It gives a sense of celebration and joy. During any festivity or occasion flowers can be used for decorations and as gifts.

Flowers can be given to a sick person as a get well soon message; the sight, smell and beauty of flowers helps alleviating the person’s mood.  It is said that many flowers have amazing healing properties. Flowers are used in many different medicinal purposes also.

Flowers are offered gods and goddesses as a mark of respect, in many societies the ritual of offering prayers to God is seen as incomplete if no flowers are offered.  It is considered holy and pure.

Flowers and flower garlands are offered to our favorite leaders and revered people as a mark of love and respect. Even when people die they are shown love and respect of their loved ones by placing flower wreaths. When famous and revered people die others shower flowers at their biers.

A lover presents flowers to his/her beloved to show the emotions of love and longing. Many women love to wear flowers in their hair AR6XLas a fashion statement, other wear it as a social symbol. Flowers can be given as a gift to anyone and in any occasion, it always makes a gorgeous and a picturesque gift. A lovely bunch of well-presented flowers can uplift anybody’s mood.

Sweet smelling flowers can also be used for making perfumes, sprays and hair oils. Water scented with rose or other sweet smelling flower is used for sprinkling in many good and auspicious occasions. Flowers are used in different beauty products due to their exquisite scent and medicinal benefits. There are many edible flowers as well; they are used in many foods to give flavor or to infuse colors. Many flowers are frequently used for making flavored teas, medicinal tonics and infusions.

Hence flowers are your companion in all occasions whether during the lifetime or at death. You cannot deny the presence and significance of flowers in the life of humans. It is a rare and precious gift of nature to the mankind. And all must admire, appreciate and love this exquisite gift of nature.

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Atmosphere and looks of flowersFLO-12801_med_usa 

Particular flower that looks good indoor may not look in outdoors. Some people select purple color of flowers in combination white in the funeral occasion. It is also quite common to see the muted flowers in pastel in the process of floral arrangements in funeral. If you have brought a professional to decorate the area of funeral service, they would select those flowers that would look good with the ambience. If you have plans to organize the funeral indoors, the selection of flowers will be different. Whereas, it is important to choose right flowers that look great outside. Read More →