Selecting Flowers for Mothers Day Brunch

When you plan to have a brunch with your mother on this very special day celebrated specially to tribute mothers and you want to get flowers for that you definitely need to take in consideration the few things. flowers for mothers 150x150 Selecting Flowers for Mothers Day BrunchIt is obvious that whatever flowers you’ll buy for the brunch will be displayed on the table no matter it is at home or some where at a restaurant. In both cases the flowers chosen should be the ones that would not hinder in the conversation. There are few flowers that are perfect for displaying on the table for the special Mother’s Day brunch.

  1. It is always great to choose the sharp and vibrant colors over mother’s day to make it even more lively until and unless your mom has asked you for something subtle and soft like white roses or lilies. It is great that Mother’s Day is the time when all the spring and summer flowers are peeking out so you can get a good range of bright and wildly colored flowers.
  2. You can buy or order online Gerbera Daisies, mums, tulips or roses because these are the brightest flowers available very easily around the Mother’s Day. Buying these flowers is possible even for those who have the limited budget as these flowers are available in abundance so they are found at cheaper price as compared to other flowers.
  3. If you are creating a floral arrangement yourself in a vase or if it is that you have ordered a floral arrangement online but as a token of tribute from you, you want to add a touch of yours in the flowers you can get some greenery fillers so when you arrange your flowers in short vase you can put in the fillers like baby’s breath as much as you want. A little greenery tucked in a touch of yours very own will make it even more special for your mother as she can more strongly feel the love of yours towards her as she could see and feel you efforts in everything you do for her over this brunch especially for her.

If you wan to order flowers through an online florist try to book an order in advance and well ahead although many floral delivery sites like flowers2world offer same day deliveries but still as the time is when there is a lot of rush and too many orders you may fail to get the opportunity for getting your flowers delivered to your mom on the right time.

Mother’s Day Celebrations and the Perfect Flowers

Mother’s Day is celebrated worldwide at different times in different countries. Although no human in this world can ever thank his or her mother for what they do for their children through out their whole life but still this one day allows us to stop for a while and take time out from our routine to thank our mothers and appreciate them for what they made us what we are today.mothers Day Celebrations 150x150 Mother’s Day Celebrations and the Perfect FlowersMother’s Day is celebrated in some countries on fixed dates while in some countries it is associated to the Sundays or some religious festivals.

  • Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Taiwan, Turkey and the United States… all celebrate mother’s day on the second Sunday in May.
  • Parts of South America, Bahrain, India, Malaysia, Mexico, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, and the United Arab Emirates… celebrate on May 10th.
  • Hungary, Portugal, South Africa, and Spain… have the first Sunday in May.
  • Antwerp (Belgium), and Costa Rica… choose August 15th, Assumption day.
  • Albania… is March 8th.
  • Argentina… the second OR third Sunday in October, the Dia de la Madre.
  • France… first Sunday in June OR last Sunday in May.
  • Indonesia… chooses December 22nd.
  • Lebanon… celebrates on the first day of Spring.
  • Norway… mother day is the second Sunday in February.
  • Poland… uses May 26th.
  • Sweden… has the last Sunday in May.
  • Thailand… has August 12th, the birthday of Queen Sirikit Kitiyakara.
  • United Kingdon… Mother’s Day, formally Mothering Sunday, is the fourth Sunday in Lent.

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The mothers’ Day flowers and gifts can be given to:

  • Your mother
  • Your Grandmother
  • Your Stepmother
  • Your Mother-in-law
  • Your Wife (Mother of your children)

The Mother’s Day is the day when every child wants to give the best gift to the mother in order to express their feelings to fullest and this can be done best by the help of flowers. You can gift anything any good that you want or thinks that she will like but when it comes to expression of the emotions and feeling nothing can work better than flowers. The flowers appropriate for Mothers’ Day for paying tribute to your mothers are:inspiring mothers day flowers 150x150 Mother’s Day Celebrations and the Perfect Flowers

  • White Carnations: White Carnations are the flowers that were first given on the Mothers’ Day. White Carnations depict purity and innocence and one of the best flowers that can actually represent what a mother is.
  • Roses: Roses since ever are the sign for love. How much a mother loves a child or a child loves a mother have certainly no limits so gifting roses on Mothers day can also work well.
  • Tulips: Tulips are another choice for expressing your love for your mother.
  • Lilies: Lilies again like carnations depict the sweetness and purity of mother.
  • Daisies: Daisies are believed to be returning her love for you.
  • Orchids: Orchids signify love and beauty but beware of buying black Orchids!!!

Enjoy this mothers Day with your Mother no matter near her or far you can send flowers online too for her.

Orchids Types and Meanings

Orchids are believed to be the most complex flowers among all whether it’s about growing them at home or if considered in regard to their species. Broadly all the Orchid species are divided into 5 groups.

  1. Epiphyte: This is the type of Orchid that is found to be growing on trees and other plants. But they do get their required nutrients from water and air too; they do not remain dependent on other things only.
  2. Lithophytes: These are strange type of orchids and they grow over rocks. They have also the system same as epiphytes to gain the nutrients necessary for their growth.
  3. Monopodial: This type will have new growths over its stems that grow vertically. (They will need less space horizontally but should be planted at a place that is open and free till high.)
  4. Terrestrial: These are the orchids planted in ground and they gain their nutrients through their roots who extract minerals from the soil they are placed in.
  5. Sympodial: These are the Orchids that grow horizontally and so they spread sideways. They usually spread very quickly.

The flower symbolism associated with the orchid is love, beauty, refinement, many children, thoughtfulness and mature charm. Orchids are found in several colors and bring about different impact every time with a different meaning.

  • Yellow orchids are amazing, bright and cheerful. Yellow orchids bring a graceful feeling to any floral arrangement. Commonly known as flowers of love, yellow orchids have a rare and delicate beauty. Also, yellow orchids are a symbol of royal elegance.
  • Black orchids are mysterious flowers. They are described as fantasy flowers that have magical powers. Black orchids are a symbol of power and absolute authority.
  • White orchids are the rarest type of orchids.  Beautiful, elegant and pure, the white orchid stands out in every flower arrangement. White orchid represent delicate beauty. They stand for purity, innocence, virtue and divine beauty.
  • The pink orchid is a magnificent flower. The pink orchid is the most delicate and interesting flower. Pink orchids are known to be flowers that represent love and pure affection. Pink orchids stand for pure affection.
  • Red orchids are often described as “an Asian love’s dream”. Radiant and grand, red orchids represent the extraordinary wishes of love.  Red orchids stand for passion, energy, power, strength, determinism.
  • Blue orchids are rare, beautiful and deep meaningful flowers. Blue orchids represent delicate beauty. They are royal in color, and therefore, they represent depth, power and stability.
  • Purple orchids are stunning and their color is absolutely magnificent and the blooms differ from the brightest shade of royal, mysterious purple to the gentlest shade of lavender. Lavender orchids provoke romance and elegance, while deep purple arouses mystery and suggests uncertainty.

Mothers Day Flowers

Mothers Day Flowers1 150x150 Mothers Day FlowersMother’s love is peace.  It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.

Erich Fromm

Mothers are the most precious person in anyone’s life because that love that we get from our mothers is always unconditional. We can be sure that when whole world will leave us the one person who will stand beside us no matter what is going to be the mother. Although we should be expressing our love and care for our mothers everyday, for all that they do for us through out our whole life but we just fail to do that all the flowers to mom 150x150 Mothers Day FlowersMothers’ Day celebration world wide provides a nice reason for all to express their feelings and love for their mother. Flowers are especially most chosen gift over Mothers’ Day because the beauty of nature in flowers can only match the beauty that our mothers hold. Here is a small guide for you to choose the perfect flowers for your mothers according to the message that you want to get delivered to her.

  1. To Tell Her That How Beautiful She Is:

When you want to tell your mother that she is beautiful, you can choose any of the following flowers:

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  • Sweet Alyssum
  • White Camellia
  • Cinnamon
  • Purple Heather
  • Hibiscus
  • Lady’s Slipper
  • Calla Lily
  • Magnolia
  • Oleander
  • Plum Blossom
  • Musk Rose

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  1. 2. Tell Her That you Love Her A lot:

For expressing your never ending and loads of love for your mother choose any of these flowers:

  • Red Chrysanthemum
  • Red Tulips
  • Arbutus
  • Aster
  • Daisy
  • Heliotrope
  • Pink and White Roses
  • Red Roses

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  1. 3. When You Think You Just Want to Express Everything in One Word “Mother”:

When you think that each of the emotion and all the love can be expressed through one word that is Mother than you should choose:

  • Pink Carnations
  • Coltsfoot
  • Day Lily
  1. Wish Her The Happiness:

Mothers Day Flowers 150x150 Mothers Day FlowersWhen you want to wish your mom with the happiness always get any of these flowers for her:

  • Cluster or Bouquet of Daffodils
  • Crocus
  • Dandelion
  • Baby’s Breath
  • Pale pinks often symbolize happiness.
  1. Thank Her For All What She Did For You Always:

happy mothers day flowers 150x150 Mothers Day FlowersAlthough we can never be able to thank our mothers fully for what they did for us through out our whole life yet we can tell her that we are thankful to her for making us what we are today. Choose the flowers for this purpose from the list below:

  • Dark Pink Roses
  • Dark pinks often stand for thanks which make great gifts for mothers day
  1. When You Want to Say Everything:

Sometimes we just find one feeling or expression as very less for the person mothers day flowers 150x150 Mothers Day Flowerslike mother and we want to say everything to her. When it is that you want to show all your love, care, thank her, and wish her happiness and everything you think about than go for the mix flowers bouquet.

Through out the whole world Mothers’ Day is celebrated on different days in different regions. From the month of February till December at least one of all the countries in the World celebrates the Mothers’ Day every month to pay tribute to their mothers..

Flowers and Intensity of Love

It is now very commonly known by the people that every flower delivers a message in it self when we gift them to someone. But mostly people do not know about the meanings of most flowers as widely it is considered that rose is the flower that has all the strength to express the feeling of love. The expression of love through flowers is possible with other flowers than roses too. Every flower that sends a message about love expresses the different level of intensity of love.

  • AnemoneAnemone 150x150 Flowers and Intensity of Love

This flower depicts the dying love. Simply when someone wants to mourn the death of love in a relationship the flower will perfectly deliver their feelings.

  • Bluebell

Bluebell delivers the message of constancy and everlasting love.
Express you never ending love for your sweet heart through this flower.

  • ButtercupButtercup 150x150 Flowers and Intensity of Love

Childishness is depicted through the Buttercup flower.

  • Carnation

You can Gift Carnations to a loved one when you want to deliver the message like; betrothal, love and fertility.

  • DaisyDaisy 150x150 Flowers and Intensity of Love

Express your feeling that your love is innocent and modest by sending Daisies to your beloved.

  • Forget-me-nots

True love and remembrance can be expressed through these flowers that say a lot by their name.

  • FoxgloveFoxglove 150x150 Flowers and Intensity of Love

When someone wants to tell their partner that they are no more sincere to them or they have become insincere than gift them the flowers foxglove.

  • Heather

Heather is believed to have protective power so when you want to wish good luck to your darling present them this flower.

  • HollyhockHoneysuckle 150x150 Flowers and Intensity of Love

Fertility and fruitfulness can be expressed through Hollyhocks.

  • Honeysuckle

When you want to convince your beloved that you are devoted to him or her send the honeysuckle. Honeysuckle is the best flower to express the feelings of devoted love.

  • IrisIris 150x150 Flowers and Intensity of Love

When you want to send a good news or message to a loved one send the Irises.

  • Lily

When you want to tell your love that your feelings for them are innocent and pure or you find innocence or purity in your loved one than gift the lilies.

  • Lily of the ValleyLily of the Valley 150x150 Flowers and Intensity of Love

Return to happiness is the message delivered through the flower Lily of the Valley.

  • Moss

Now mothers if you want to express your love use the flower moss as it is symbolic to   maternal love.

Interesting Facts about Bunched Flowers

Every flower holds a complete story in itself. All the flowers around us have their language and it is the language of flowers that actually help out the humans to delivery their feelings and emotions to their loved ones no matter how or what they feel. No matter if it is about expressing
love, hatred,happiness or sympathy everything can be just said through flowers very easily without saying even a single word.Usually flowers are given in bunch either of one type of flower or sometimes people even choose the combination of different flowers. It is not necessary that when a bunch of different flowers is given it will deliver the separate message that each of the flower holds. There are some particular meanings and messages that are associated to them.  Flowers may be combined and arranged so as to express even the nicest shades of sentiment.

  • Moss Rosebud and Myrtle – A confession of love
  • Mignonette and Colored Daisy – Your qualities surpass your charms of beauty
  • Mignonette and Sweet Basil – Love & Health
  • Lily of the Valley and Ferns – Your unconscious sweetness has fascinated me
  • Yellow Rose, Broken Straw and Ivy – Your jealousy has broken our friendship
  • Scarlet Geranium, Passion Flower, Purple Hyacinth & Arbor Vitae – I trust you will find consolation, through faith, in your sorrow; be assured of my unchanging friendship
  • Columbine, Day Lily, Broken Straw, Witch Hazel & Colored Daisy – Your folly and coquetry have broken the spell of your beauty
  • White Pink, Canary Grass & Laurel – Your talent and perseverance will win you glory
  • Golden-rod, Monkshead, Sweet Pea & Forget-me-not – Be cautious; danger is near; I depart soon; forget me not.
  • Cypress and Marigold – Despair
  • Twine a laurel leaf around the bouquet to say “I am”
  • Add a leaf of Virginia creeper to suggest  “I offer you”

More and More About Flowers

There is no limit to the flowers that are found in this world and so are the huge number of interesting things about them. We often look around us and find such beautiful flowers that mesmerize us through their colors and beauty but there are many things that we just can not observe by just looking at them and these little things also hold capability to astonish humans for what a world exists within a flower. Here are some interesting information collected from the flowers world.beautiful flowers 150x150 More and More About Flowers

●     Crossbreeding was common in the 18th century when Luther Burbank successfully crossed an oxeye field daisy with a Japanese daisy to produce the Shasta daisy, which is not a daisy but in fact it is a chrysanthemum.

●     Roses are valued for their romantic symbolism but their blooms are also edible and have the flavors of green apples and strawberries.

●     Women prefer pastel colored roses, men on the other hand prefer red.

●     There are over 15,000 species of roses cultivated across the world.

●     Americans bought more than 1.2 BILLION fresh cut roses in the year 1996. That’s 4.67 roses for every man, woman, and child nationwide.

●     The rose family also includes pears, apples, cherries, plums, peaches, apricots, and almonds.

●     Tulips have a brief lifespan of only three to seven days.More and More About Flowers 150x150 More and More About Flowers

●     Lilies are presumed to have originated from the Far East and are one of the oldest plants known.

●     Bamboo plants have the ability to flower every few years and when they do, the flowers of the same species bloom at exactly the same time.

●     There are over 400,000 different species of flowers covering the planet.

●     A bouquet of a dozen Wolffia blooms would comfortably fit on the head of a pin.

●     To Greeks, an orchid is a symbol of virility. To the Chinese the word orchid means love.

●     The names given to flowers date back many years and are some of the first words of spoken language.

●     Tulip bulbs can be used in place of onions for cooking.

●     There are more than 800 genera of orchids with around 50,000 species.

●     Chrysanthemums are one of the few flowers that can be cultivated bonsai style.

●     In Malta, chrysanthemums are associated with funerals, so they find it unlucky to keep the flower indoors.

●     Amazingly, Tulips can continue to grow as much as an inch per day after being cut.

National Flowers of Different Countries

National flowers or National emblems since ever hold a great importance in all parts of the world. Almost every country in this world holds its own National flowers that represent that country. Here is the list of National flowers of different countries. Knowing about these flowers is fun as you can gift a friend of yours belonging to some other country with the national flower of his country to greet on their national day.

  • Antigua & Barbuda – Dagger’s Logpink carnation 150x150 National Flowers of Different Countries
  • Argentina – Ceibo Erythrina
  • Austria – Edelweiss
  • Australia – Golden Wattle Acacia
  • Bahamas – Yellow Elder, or Yellow Cedar
  • Balearic Islands – Carnation
  • Bangladesh – Water Lily
  • Barbados – Dwarf Poinciana
  • Belarus – Flax
  • Belgium – Red Poppy
  • Belize – Black Orchid
  • Bermuda – Blue-eyed Grass
  • Bhutan—blue poppy
  • Bohemia – Thyme
  • Bolivia – Kantuta
  • Brazil – Cattleya Orchid British
  • Columbia – Dogwood Tree Flower
  • Bulgaria – Rose Rosa
  • Canada – Maple Leaf
  • Chile – Copihue
  • China – Plum Blossom
  • Columbia – Christmas orchid
  • Costa Rica – Guaria Morada (purple orchid)
  • Cuba – Butterfly Jasminefinland lily of the valley 150x150 National Flowers of Different Countries
  • Cyprus – Rose Rosa
  • Czechoslovakia – Rose Rosa
  • Denmark – Marguerite Daisy
  • Dominica—The bwa kwaib, or Carib tree
  • Egypt – Lotus Nymphaea lotus
  • England – Rose Rosa
  • Ecuador – White Nun Orchid
  • Ethiopia – Calla Lily
  • France – Iris
  • Finland – Lily-of-the-valley
  • Germany – Centaurea/Knapweed
  • Greece – Bear’s breech
  • Greenland – Willow Herb
  • Guatemala – White Nun Orchid
  • Guyana – Water Lily
  • Holland – Tulip
  • Honduras – Orchid
  • Hong Kong – Orchid
  • Hungary – Tulip
  • India – Lotus
  • Indonesia – Jasmine
  • Iran – Red Rose
  • Iraq – Rose RosaAngrek Bulan Indonesia 150x150 National Flowers of Different Countries
  • Ireland – Shamrock
  • Jamaica – Tree of Life
  • Japan – Chrysanthemum (imperial) , Cherry Blossom
  • Jordan – Black Iris
  • Korea – Rose of Sharon
  • Laos – Rice
  • Latvia – Oxeye Daisy
  • Liberia – Pepper
  • Libya – Pomegranate blossom
  • Lithuania – Rue
  • Luxembourg – Rose
  • Madagascar – Poinciana or Flamboyant
  • Maldives – Pink Rose
  • Malta – The Maltese Centaury
  • Malaysia – Hibiscus
  • Mexico – Dahlia
  • Monaco – Carnation
  • Nepal – Rhododendron
  • Netherlands – Tulip
  • New Zealand – Kowhai
  • Nicaragua – Sacuanjoche
  • N.Korea – Azalea
  • Northern Ireland – Flax
  • Norway – Purple Heather
  • Pakistan – Jasminenational flowers 150x150 National Flowers of Different Countries
  • Panama – Dove Orchid
  • Paraguay – Jasmine-of-the-Paraguay
  • Peru – Kantuta
  • Philippines – Sampaguita Jasminum sambac
  • Poland – Corn Poppy
  • Portugal – Lavender
  • Puerto Rico – Puerto Rican Hibiscus
  • Romania – Dog rose
  • Russia – Chamomile
  • Scotland – Thistle
  • Seychelles – Tropicbird Orchid
  • Sicily – Carnation
  • Singapore – Orchid (a hybrid orchid)
  • Slovakia – Rose
  • Slovenia – Carnation
  • Sri Lanka – (Water Lily)
  • S. Africa – Protea
  • S. Korea – Hibiscus
  • Soviet Union – Carnation
  • Sweden – Linnea
  • Switzerland – Edelweiss
  • Tahiti – Gardenia
  • Taiwan (Republic of China) – Plum blossom
  • Trinidad and Tobago – Pride of Trinidad & Tobago/Wild Poinsettia
  • Turkey – Tulip
  • Ukraine – Sunflower
  • United States of America – Rose
  • United Kingdom, England -Tudor rose
  • United Kingdom, Scotland – Thistle
  • Venezuela – Orchid
  • Virgin Islands – Yellow Elder or Yellow Trumpet
  • Wales – Daffodil
  • Yemen – Arabian coffee
  • Yugoslavia – Lily of the Valley

Many European countries do not have a national flower, for instance modern France, Spain and Italy.

Flowers, Plants And Dreams

Strangely when we see flowers in our dreams they are sign of something even then too. Here is an interesting list of different flowers that mean different things when dreamt of.

Flowers and plants which are good signs in dreams are:

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  • Jasmine
  • Lily
  • Laurel
  • Marigold – wealth
  • Myrtle – happiness
  • Oak – wealth
  • Olive
  • Palm tree
  • Pear – wealth
  • Thistle
  • Thorn
  • Wormwood

Flowers and Plants in dreams which denote misfortune are:

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  • Cherry
  • Cypress
  • Dandelion
  • Hemp
  • Plum
  • Walnut – unfaithfulness
  • Withered roses

Flowers & Plants which foretell a long life are:

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  • Apple
  • Box
  • Fig
  • Grape
  • Oak

Flowers and plants which foretell sickness are:

  • Acorn
  • Beans – portend evil
  • Elder
  • Onion
  • Plum

Flowers & Plants related to money, love, & marriage

  1. Roses depict success in love
  2. Clover signifies a happy marriage, wealth & prosperity
  3. Raspberry, Pomegranate, Cucumber, Currant and Box – foretell well for love affairs.
  4. To dream of cutting cabbage means your lover is jealous. To dream of eating cabbages augurs illness for your loved ones and money loss.
  5. Dreaming of cutting parsley means that you’ll eventually be crossed in love.
  6. Dreaming of passing through brambles indicates trouble ahead.
  7. If you dream of gathering nuts you should be receiving unexpected wealth.
  8. Dreaming of yew means the death of an old person who will leave behind considerable wealth.
  9. Violets or vines indicate advancement in life and prosperity
  10. Fresh, green grass in a dream is a good omen, but withered and decayed grass or cutting of grass signifies misfortune and sickness.
  11. Yellow flowers can mean love mixed with jealousy or that you will have more children to maintain than what justly belong to you.
  12. Garlic can mean the discovery of hidden treasures or that a domestic quarrel.
  13. To dream of the juniper tree is unlucky, especially if you are sick, but to dream of gathering berries in winter can mean you’ll achieve great honors.

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