What flowers are best for Mother’s Day?
Updated On: Apr 28 2014 09:16:17 AM CDT
Are you planning on giving your mom flowers this Mother’s Day? Before you place your order take a look at which flowers are best for mom.
Roses: Roses are often associated with Mother’s Day. Roses were sacred to the Greek goddess Isis, who is considered to be the ideal mother. Roses also symbolize the Virgin Mary.
Lilacs: Lilacs represent the love between a mother and a child.
Irises: Irises are supposed to symbolize affection and warmth. They are also often associated with the Virgin Mary.
Orchids: Orchids represent beauty. In China, they are also a symbol for many children.
Carnations: Carnations are thought to be a symbol of a mother’s eternal love.
Tulips: Tulips are a popular flower for Mother’s Day because they are often associated with spring.
Lilies: A spring flower, lilies are often used in Mother’s Day bouquets.
Officials: Fire that destroyed HS football equipment suspicious
Body found in Allentown; death investigated as being 'suspicious'
Man takes car for test drive, doesn't come back, police say
Police: Child in critical condition after falling from window
Bucks County teens killed in accident in Wayne County
Part of vacant building crumbles; pieces fall on sidewalk
Baby whose parents married in NICU comes home
Police: Man grazed by bullet in Allentown, refuses treatment
Police chief's son allegedly points loaded gun at detectives
Fire damages house in Bethlehem