What do they say flowers that you gave on March 8
In popular pop song were lines: "Yellow tulips - heralds of separation." And what are the values of mimoses, roses, carnations and other flowers that give on March 8?Tulips
Tulip - a symbol of youth, freshness and innocence.
In Holland during the time of "tulip fever", when the bulb of this flower cost a lot of money and bought them up at auctions like stocks large companies, the tulip flower has received the value of wealth, luxury and material well-being.
If we talk about the modern value of the flower, starting from the color, then red tulips are a symbol of passion and delight, pink - tenderness and graces, white - a symbol of purity, sensitivity and sincerity, orange - like a wish for health and good mood, and yellow is not, it’s not only "herald of separation", but also a symbol of monetary well-being.
Chrysanthemum is considered a symbol of the sun, warm feelings, as well as happiness and well-being.
In ancient Greece, the rose was an attribute of the goddess of love and beauty Aphrodite, in Ancient Rome - Venus. Red rose - a symbol of sensual beauty and love passion. White rose - a symbol of the purity of the soul and thoughts, innocence and chastity. Yellow rose - a symbol of friendship and recognition, respect and admiration. The pink color of this flower speaks of sympathy and tender feelings.
Chamomile is considered a symbol of childhood, sincerity and first love. In language flowers a gift in the form of a bouquet of daisies speaks of good intentions, of purity and innocence. Chamomile also is a symbol of family and loyalty.
It is believed that the name of the flower gave the ancient Greek physician Hippocrates in honor the goddess Iris - herald of the Olympic Games, who descended to the earth rainbow. And “iris” in translation from Greek is “rainbow”, because the spectrum colors and shades of irises is very wide.
The image of an iris was once minted on weapons, coins and seals as a symbol of power.
In the culture of Japan iris occupies a special place. Narrow leaves of it plants resemble the blade of a sword. Perhaps, therefore, the iris became the personification of the samurai spirit. By the way, "iris" and "military spirit" indicated by one hieroglyph.
Lilac - first love. There is a belief that the five-petal lilac flower works the same way as a 4-leaf clover - brings good luck and fulfills desires.
Previously, the lilac served as a talisman. Dried lilac flowers folded in bag (sachet), helped to find family happiness and love.
First of all, daffodil is a symbol of spring, a symbol of rebirth. but we can talk about other, less pleasant meanings, symbols of this flower For example, the Greek name for this flower has a common root the word "insensitivity". Also thanks to the ancient Greek myth of beautiful but indifferent to all the young man named Narcissus, who fell in love with unconsciousness in his reflection, we get two more values This flower: "indifference" and "narcissism."
The tiny yellow pompons of this flower symbolize constancy, immutability, loyalty.In ancient Egypt, mimosa was considered a sign of the sun and rebirth. It is also considered the embodiment of modesty, because at the slightest touch, the leaves of the plant are rolled up, as if hiding.
The smell of mimosa in perfumers - a symbol of awakening. By the way, notes of aroma Mimosas are part of the famous Chanel No. 5 perfume.
In the culture of modern times, the carnation became the fiery “flower of the struggle”, and also a memorial sign. However, there are many other values for this flower. For example, in many European cultures the carnation served talisman, amulet for loving. The young man gave red cloves his bride on the day of engagement, thereby saying that he is ready to protect and protect the bride. And the girls gave the flower to their loved ones, when they went to military service, so that they returned unscathed.
Carnation also personifies charm, passion, honor and loyalty. The red carnation is a symbol of passionate love, the white symbolizes pure, innocent love, and good luck, pink - care.