Do you know that Carnation is the official flower for Mother’s Day and Roses are the official flowers for Father’s Day?
There are actually many flowers that are related to these two special days, buy Carnations and Roses are indeed the perfect ones. But be careful; while red Roses signify a good meaning to be the Father’s Day flowers, white Roses are used for a deceased father or for those who are no longer have a father.
Meanwhile, yellow Roses are the best choice since yellow is regarded as a masculine color in some countries. Other countries even use Sunflowers as the popular choice for Father’s Day gift. The moral message of Sunflowers itself is to represent fathers like a great sun; always able and willing to shine his family.
Then we will talk about Carnation. The Carnation flower is recognized as the official Mother’s Day flowers. They symbolize kindness, placidity, sincerity, and the love of mothers that will never fade and ask for something in return.
Apparently, a Carnation also can be a good choice for Father’s Day flowers gift. This flower has a connotation for fathers’ tender love that is necessary for children to grow up as this flower always longing for a rain to grow, too. The red and pink Carnation symbolizes the everlasting happiness and any good and best wishes for fathers.
However, any flower is actually a pretty good gift to be given to just anyone. As long as you know the flower meaning and you think the meaning of the flowers are suitable with the feelings or sentiments you would like to convey to the receiver, you can choose it as your flower gift. Just don’t be lazy to do some researches on the meaning of flowers or what meaning your chosen flower might interpret to the receiver.
A bouquet of flower combination is a good choice too since it will create such a mesmerizing bouquet and make the receiver happy. Don’t forget to add a greeting card with your “Happy Mother’s Day” or “Happy Father’s Day” to make the sweet gesture even become sweeter.