The language of flowers, sometimes called floriography was a way of communicating in Europe in the 1800's and during the Victorian era. In the Victorian time the most popular flower was the rose, the meaning of love and it was almost always required for a flower arrangements. Following are other appropriate flower meanings, and it is said that knowing the meaning of floral language was as important as appearing well dressed in a public place: • Lavender _ luck, forgiveness • Marjoram _ blushes • Rosemary _ remembrance • Lilac _ love's first emotion • Orange Blossom _ chastity • Carnation _ pure love • Rose (white) _ innocent love • Rose ( red) _ passion • Rose ( pink) _ romantic love • Star_of_Bethlehem _ reconciliation • Witch Hazel _ a spell • Sweet Pea _ delicate pleasures • Ivy _ wedded love • Holly _ domestic happiness.
When planning to get flower decoration done for your wedding ceremony, the main focus should be to decorate the altar or in a Jewish ceremony a chupah or the mandap in a Hindu wedding. Where ever you are planning to get married, whether at home, club, hotel or banquet hall _ a beautiful flower decoration can enhance the beauty of the place. It doesn't matter if your wedding is a very formal, casual or traditional event; flowers are and will always remain a very important part of the ceremony.