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.
2 Lynn women killed in accident on Kings Highway
Vacation turns to tragedy when 3-year-old girl is killed
Man says police have often mistaken him for Eric Frein
Canada PM: Soldier slain 'in cold blood'
Divers go underwater to map submerged trains
Elderly woman struck by car in parking lot, killed
Police: Man posing as concert promoter targets retirement community
AIDS activist killed in crash remembered as inspiration to others
Boy, 16, charged with attempted homicide in stabbing
PA law signed to curb Abu-Jamal's `obscene celebrity'