The gardenia is a popular flower with everybody. It’s often used in decoration and for gifts, but do you know the meaning behind the gardenia? Or when to give it as a gift? Or what preserved gardenias you can buy?
From Verdissimo, the leading producer of preserved plants and flowers, we’ll tell you all about the gardenia in this post, with special emphasis on the meaning behind this flower.
Origin of the gardenia
The gardenia is an exotic flower originally from Asia, specifically China. It belongs to the Rubiaceae family. The scientific name for gardenia is the following: Gardenia jasminoides.
These flowers are full of personality and are eye-catching, especially because of their “bright” green color and leaves, among other aspects.
Although roses are best known for their beauty, gardenias aren’t far behind. Their beauty is known almost everywhere throughout the world.
Meaning behind the gardenia
Wondering what the meaning behind the gardenia is? The gardenia is a flower that symbolizes purity and gentleness. However, this symbolism often depends on the color of the gardenia. For example, the white gardenia best fits this meaning.
Another symbol of the gardenia is secret love between two people and also joy.
Finally, we must note that the gardenia symbolizes everything related to the spiritual world, especially pure attraction. It’s a mystical flower associated with the power of attraction and positive energy.
When is the best time to give gardenias as gifts?
The meaning behind flowers is very important for knowing when to give them as gifts. Keeping in mind the meaning behind the gardenia, we recommend here at Verdissimo that you give these flowers when you feel a special love for another person and he/she still doesn’t know, especially if you want to convey joy for others. They are also good gifts for celebrating a communion or baptism, since as we’ve previously mentioned, these flowers symbolize purity and are ideal for a special children’s celebration.
Gardenias at Verdissimo
At Verdissimo, you can find preserved gardenias both for decorating any space and giving as gifts. Our preserved gardenias, like all our products, are capable of keeping their beauty over time without needing hardly any maintenance, since they don’t need light or water to survive.
At Verdissimo, you can find gardenias in different colors. These colors include: white, red, pink and maroon.
Now that you know more about the gardenia, don’t wait any longer and give this flower as an original symbolic gift!
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