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.

Express Love through Flowers

Rose love1 150x150 Express Love through FlowersFlowers have the widest and most strong language of world that has the strength to express each and every feeling of a human. You name an emotion and you’ll find numerous flowers that will help you in delivering that emotion of yours to the one whom you want to get it delivered. When it comes to expressing love, there are many flowers that will help you in expressing your deep heart feelings to a friend, your sweet heart or someone in family.

Acacia blossoms Concealed or chaste love. acacia flower 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Daisy Loyal love pink flower daisy lovely 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Forget-me-nots thoughts of true love forget me not 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Gardenias secret love or a desire Gardenias 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Red roses Red roses symbolize love in a number of forms and are a way to tell a person that you love her without words. Few flowers are as closely associated with love as the rose, in particular the red rose. Red roses 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Aster Symbol of Love Aster 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Baby’s Breath Everlasting love; happiness; pure in heart babys breath 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Camellia (Pink) Longing for you flower camellia Pink 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Camellia (Red) You’re a flame in my heart CamelliaRed 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Camellia (White) You’re adorable Camellia White 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Carnation (pink) I’ll never forget you, women’s love Carnation pink 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Carnation (white) Sweet and lovely; innocence; pure love; white carnation Express Love through Flowers
Catchfly (red) Youthful love Catchfly red 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Chrysanthemum (red) I love Chrysanthemum red 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Daffodil unrequited love Daffodil 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Fern (Maidenhair) Secret bond of love maiden hair fern 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Fuchsia (scarlet) Confiding love Fuchsia scarlet 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Furze Love for all occasions Furze 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Gladiolus Love at first sight; Gladiolus flower 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Globe Amaranth Unfading love Globe Amaranth flowers 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Gloxinia Love at first sight Gloxinia flowers 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Heliotrope eternal love Heliotrope1 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Honey flower Sweet, secret love, generous affection Honey flowers 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Japonica Sincerity, symbol of love Japonica flowers 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Lavender Devotion, love Lavender 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Mimosa secret love Mimosa1 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Moss Maternal love; moss flowers 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Myrtle Love; love in absence; remembrance; Myrtle flowers 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Orchid Love; Orchid flowers 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Tulip (red) Believe me; declaration of love Tulip red 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Woodbine Fraternal Love Woodbine Flower 150x150 Express Love through Flowers
Zephyr Flower Symbol of Love Zephyr Flower 150x150 Express Love through Flowers

So now whenever you want to say I love you to some one find the most appropriate flower that exactly tells them how intense your love is for that special someone.