A Gift from the Heart

Pomona, FL (PressExposure) August 28, 2009 -- When it comes to giving gifts, especially in non-occasional events, flowers are said to be the most popular of them all. Unlike giving gifts such as toys, electronic accessories, or jewelry, flowers are better off given as a way to show one's feeling towards the other, which is why flowers are usually used when courting. Courting by use of flowers have been practiced for years, especially in times where flowers bloomed to its popularity. The one reason why flowers are used for courting, aside from its attractive features and aromatic scent, is because of its meaning.

A Gift from the Heart Any kind of gifts given on a certain event aren't only just to celebrate that event, but also as a way to convey feelings that are meant to be shown rather than to be said. Flowers are perfect for that reason. In the Victorian-era, flowers were held in such high esteem. This is because of its use when it comes to conveying certain amount of feeling that words alone cannot accomplish. Send flowers and gifts philippines [http://www.flowersexpress.com.ph/products.aspx?typeid=5] through online shops such as Flowers Express and MyFlowerDepot.

Floriography, or language of flowers, was a Victorian-era means of communication in which various flowers and floral arrangements were used to send coded messages, allowing individuals to express feelings which otherwise could not be spoken. This language was most commonly communicated through Tussie-Mussies, an art which has a following today. Popular flowers today that gained high respect in that time were roses.

A Rose's Heart Roses, up until today, are known for their special meaning, such as with courting. Deep red roses, in floriography, symbolizes deep love and respect for the ones that receives these flowers, which is why when a man professes his love to a woman, traditionally, the man would give a single or bouquet of red roses to symbolize his sincere love for that woman. Today, although the practice is steadily declining, some men still prefer giving roses to their loved ones, more especially with the one they respect the most. Send flowers and gifts philippines [http://www.flowersexpress.com.ph/products.aspx?typeid=5] through online shops such as Flowers Express and MyFlowerDepot.

Other popular flowers Other than the red rose, other types of roses and flowers have also been used as gifts that would usually mean a deeper feeling. Pink roses are usually used for signifying lesser affection than the red rose. White roses, suggest virtue and chastity and yellow roses still stand for friendship or devotion. Also commonly known meanings are sunflowers, which can indicate either haughtiness or respect. Gerbera (daisy) means innocence or purity. The iris, being named for the messenger of the gods in Greek mythology, still represents the sending of a message. A pansy signifies thought, a daffodil regard, and a strand of ivy; fidelity. Send flowers and gifts philippines [http://www.flowersexpress.com.ph/products.aspx?typeid=5] through online shops such as Flowers Express and MyFlowerDepot.

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