Flowers are a perfect gift for many occasions. If you’re not aware of what flowers symbolize, picking out flowers for the right occasion can be challenging. Flowers can be given at just about any occasion. Some popular events to give flowers are birthdays, anniversary, get well, thank you, holidays, date, and wedding.
Red or pink flowers represent love and passion for one another therefore it’s always safe to present them on anniversaries. Just like there are particular gifts for each anniversary year; similarly there are specific flowers for each year too. Today I’m going to concentrate on wedding anniversary flowers in this post. However you’ll read about other event’s flowers in my future posts also.
Carnations – 1st Anniversary: First wedding anniversary is a time of celebration. Carnations are traditional flowers used for couple’s first wedding anniversary. These flowers represent young passionate love. Carnations come in various colours, so you can choose the ideal hue that represents your love.
Cosmos- 2nd Anniversary: By second anniversary couples have formed a more thorough understanding of each other with stronger unique love, and that is exactly what this gorgeous flower represents. The astonishing cosmos are ideal flowers for couples celebrating their wonderful two years together.
Sunflower- 3rd Anniversary: Sunflower represents the marriage of three years that is by now strong, passionate and vibrant. The powerful stalk of the sunflower signifies the powerful foundation of marriage. Beautiful yellow petals of the sunflower stand for passion and love. Fresh sunflower bouquets look extremely astonishing and are a clear indication of trust that has been created between the couple after being together for three decades.
Geranium- 4th Anniversary: This colorful and lively flower for 4th wedding anniversary is called geranium. It symbolizes happiness and positive emotions. Geranium arrangements are fantastic for your 4th anniversary when you and your spouse are comfortable with each other’s habits and have a much better understanding.
This simple but beautiful flower represents hope, loyalty and love which the couple has for each other after sharing all sorts of experiences together for 5 decades.
Calla Lily- 6th Anniversary: Calla Lily, an elegant flower symbolizes all of the terrific ways the two have grown over the six years of marriage, developed unique love and became even more attractive.
This beautiful flower also has a nice fragrance which has long been used in soaps and lotions. The freesia represents all the appreciation and love you hold for your loving partner and the amazing surprises the future holds for you two.
So this is the perfect time to remind yourself and your spouse of the day you two met and recall all the beautiful moments and passions you’ve shared together for these long eight years of marriage.
Bird of Paradise- 9th Anniversary: As you can tell by the title, this magnificent flower is one of a kind and an wonderful decision to celebrate the wonderful nine decades of marriage. This blossom points towards adventures still to come and all the excitement your love holds.
Daffodil – 10th year anniversary: The magnificent ten decades of marriage is an important number to celebrate and the brilliant daffodil blossoms are perfect for this occasion.
Roses- 15th Anniversary: Roses are called passion and romance and it fits perfect to be the blossom of 15th wedding anniversary when you have gone through a lot together. You and your spouse deserve this luxury flower by this time so giving red roses to your spouse will reveal how passionate you are about each other still.
Aster- 20th Anniversary: The tasteful aster flower is preferred for the 20th wedding anniversary. This star-like flower is known as symbol of patience, love and fortune. The soft elegance of its beaming blossom also reflects appreciation of the wisdom you’ve gained together in two decades.
Iris- 25th Anniversary: Iris is a royal flower and after 25 years of marriage it is perfect example to demonstrate your spouse how even more special they have become for you for spending a lot of years together. Celebrate your wonderful 25 years with this luxurious bouquet or an arrangement of those royal purple flowers.
Lily-30th Anniversary: By the 30th anniversary you and your spouse have grown and changed a lot but your commitment to each other remains the same. A bouquet of beautiful lily flower is filled with surprises. It comes in many colors and shapes. The magnificent lily will make a bold statement that you still have passion for your partner.
This special relationship has to be celebrated with the most exceptional and unique gladiola flower. These flowers represent the increase of your amazing memories and experiences that have changed your lives in the long forty years together.
Yellow Roses and Violets- 50th Anniversary: Fifty years of marriage is a special moment of your life. It should be celebrated the best way possible. As you have aged you gained plenty of memories experiences and have a special bond together that can never be explained. Together both of these flowers seem astonishing just like your couple. This is the only anniversary that has two distinct official flowers for celebration. These elegant flower arrangements will make your party even more beautiful and full of love and happiness.