white lilies 150x150 LiliesLily is one of the most beautiful flowers in the world and is widely used in the floral arrangements as cut flower. There is a huge variety found all over the world for lilies in different colors and shapes. Lilies basically belong to the Asia but is now found and cultivated in all parts of the world. Its regal attractiveness, rich bloom and magnificent scent have fascinated the hearts of many, making the lily flower almost as popular as the rose.

Types of Lily Flowers:

Lily flowers are found in numerous colors and each of them brings out a different meaning to the world of human emotions.

white lily 150x150 LiliesWhite Lily:

White lilies are pure flowers symbolizing virginity, as in the Christian history the white lilies are a symbol of Virgin Mary herself. White lily is the most opted flower amongst all of the brides on their wedding.  White lilies symbolize purity, virginity, youth and majesty.

Red Lily:

Red Lily 150x150 LiliesRed lilies are graceful and striking flowers. They arouse feelings of passionate love and desire. Red lilies are special flowers to enjoy on special occasions. Red lilies stand for the best feeling in whole world; nothing else than “love”. Red lilies are a symbol of warmth and desire.

Pink Lily

Pink Lily 150x150 LiliesThe most famous pink lily in the world is the Stargazer lily, because it has the strength to express every feeling you can think of from delight to admiration and compassion.  Pink lilies represent wealth and prosperity, but are considered as a symbol of adolescence and acceptance, as well. The appearance of lilies may guide our thoughts to feelings of hope and aspirations.

Purple Lily

purple lily 150x150 LiliesPurple lilies are a hybrid between regal trumpet lilies and Asiatic Lily; purple lilies are found in a variety called Purple Prince.  Purple lilies are a symbol of royalty. As the lily symbolizes the innocence, beauty and purity so mixing it with the royal color will make it even greater presentation of royalty.

Orange Lily

Orange Lily 150x150 LiliesOrange lilies are used for an extensive range of events like weddings, funerals, Halloween, Easter, Thanksgivings, and birthdays. Orange lilies are also called fire lilies and do not hold a loving meaning. These flowers when gifted to any one deliver the message of hatred or death of recipient. The orange lily does not stand for joy and happiness; it stands for lesser nice feelings and meanings.

Tiger Lily

Tiger Lily1 150x150 LiliesTiger lily is basically specie of orange and black lily. They are also known as leopard lilies. They are a deep shade of orange, with black spots on the blooms. Tiger lily is often used in bridal bouquets too. Tiger lilies symbolize wealth, pride and prosperity.

Black Lily

Black Lily 150x150 LiliesThe most popular varieties of black lilies are; “Black Spider” Asiatic lily in black and white, black-red “Black Beauty” lily variety and “Black Jack” lily.  Black lilies are mysterious flowers. Black Lily has a charisma in it that has all the strength to captivate the human eye. Black lilies are symbol of death. It is also considered that black lilies are a symbol of lies.

Black Flowers

Black Flowers1 150x150 Black FlowersBlack flowers are very unique and are not found much commonly. There is a certain way in which the black flowers are used in arrangements or on events or occasions like weddings or on funerals. Black flowers actually bring out a very Goth effect when used in decorations. Black is also supposed to be color of mystery and sophistication. Black represents the negation of color, it is sexy and mystifying on one hand and solemn and conventional on the other. In European culture black is the color of death sadness or grief while in Asian countries black color presents the positive meanings.

Basically all the natural black flowers are actually the very dark shades of purple, burgundy or maroon and there are also some tinted black flowers available too. Usually black flowers are not liked to be gifted as they mean farewell or departure so never go for gifting black flowers to a loved one of yours until and unless you want to deliver the message of breaking up to them. While being a symbol of sophistication and elegance the black flowers like a bouquet of black calla lily can be gifted when accompanied with fine diamonds, pearl or gold jewelry.

Black flowers appear nice when used with yellow flowers in arrangements as they are really bright. On the other hand the deep purple and burgundy flowers used with blacks will also give a complete look of charm of black. Emerald green, sapphire blue and ruby red flowers also appear bright in combination with black flowers.

The different flowers found in black color and what message they convey; the guide is here for you.

Black lily Death Black Lily1 150x150 Black Flowers
Black Calla Lilies Mystery,Elegance, Decadence, Lustiness Black Calla Lilies 150x150 Black Flowers
Black Orchid Power, Absolute authority Black Orchid 150x150 Black Flowers
Black Rose Death, Hatred, Farewell, Revenge BlackRose 150x150 Black Flowers
Black Tulip Farewell, Power, Strength Black Tulip 150x150 Black Flowers
Black Carnation Mourning, Death Black Carnation 150x150 Black Flowers