The Language of Flowers: What They Mean (D-J)

All flowers have a meaning. The Victorians used to use flowers as a symbol to express their feelings. Here is a list of different flowers and their meanings.

Flower Meanings (A) - Flower Meanings (B) - Flower Meanings (C) - Flower Meanings (D-J) - Flower Meanings (K-Z)

Daffodil — Meaning: Respect

 

Daisy — Meaning: Innocence

 

Dandelion — Meaning: Wishes come true

 

Eucalyptus — Meaning: Protection

 

Fennel — Meaning: Worthy of all praise

 

Fern — Meaning: Sincerity

 

Magic Fern — Meaning: Fascination; Confidence and shelter

 

Maidenhair Fern — Meaning: Secret bond of love

 

Feverfew — Meaning: Protection

 

Fir — Meaning: Time

 

Flax — Meaning: Domestic symbol; Fate

 

Forget Me Not — Meaning: True love; Memories

 

Forsythia — Meaning: Anticipation

 

Gardenia — Meaning: You’re lovely; Secret love

 

Garlic — Meaning: Courage; Strength

 

Geranium — Meaning: Preference

 

Gladiolus — Meaning: Love at first sight

 

Grass– Meaning: Submission; Utility

 

Garland of Roses — Meaning: Reward of virtue

 

Heather (Lavender) — Meaning: Admiration; Solitude

 

Heather (White) — Meaning: Protection; Wishes will come true

 

Hibiscus — Meaning: Delicate beauty

 

Holly — Meaning: Good will, Defense; Domestic Happiness; Foresight

 

Honeysuckle — Meaning: Generous and devoted affection.

 

Hyacinth (General) — Meaning: Games and sports; Rashness; Flower dedicated to Apollo

 

Hyacinth (Blue) — Meaning: Constancy

 

Hyacinth (Purple) — Meaning: I’m sorry; Please forgive me; Sorrow

 

Hyacinth (Red or Pink) — Meaning: Play

 

Hyacinth (White) — Meaning: Loveliness; I’ll pray for you

 

Hyacinth (Yellow) — Meaning: Jealousy

 

Hydrangea — Meaning: Thank you for understanding; Frigidity; Heartlessness

 

Hyssop — Meaning: Wards away evil spirits.

 

Iris — Meaning: Faith; Hope; Wisdom and valor.

 

Ivy — Meaning: Fidelity and friendship. Ivy – (Sprig of white tendrils) — Meaning: Anxious to please; Affection

 

Jasmine — Meaning: Amiability; Attracts wealth

 

Jonquil — Meaning: Love me; Affection returned; Desire; Sympathy; Desire for a return of affection

Juniper — Meaning: Protection

 

PioneerThinking - Ingredient for a Simple Life

Flower Meanings (A) - Flower Meanings (B) - Flower Meanings (C) - Flower Meanings (D-J) - Flower Meanings (K-Z)

 

Gladiolus -photo credit: Tom Curtis / Fir- photo credit: Franky242

White Hyacinth- photo credit: Keattikorn /  Blue Hyacinth -photo credit: Digidreamgrafix

No Comments Yet.

Leave a comment