April showers bring May flowers! Choosing flowers for a wedding can be overwhelming especially with so many factors to consider; the season of the wedding, the venue, the colors or theme of the wedding, the dress, etc. Some brides choose their flowers by color, others by scent, but some brides are poets at heart and choose their flowers by meaning.
While many traditions have their own flower meanings, we drew mostly on the Victorians. They believed that zinnia is a symbol of affection, myrtle is for love and remembrance, and apple blossoms stand for hope. The Flowery Speech infographic is full of great tips to help you build your bouquets and centerpieces into a love letter to your fiancé, your friends, and family!