The Language of Flowers
lan·guage of flow·ers
a set of symbolic meanings attached to different flowers when they are given or arranged.
-The language of flowers has been around for centuries.
Seaton, Beverly. The Language of Flowers: A History. Charlottesville : University Press of Virginia, 1995.
Scourse, Nicolette. The Victorians and their flowers. London : Croom Helm ; Portland, Or. : Timber Press, c1983.
Linnaeus, Carl (1758). Systema naturae per regna tria naturae :secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis (in Latin) (10th ed.). Stockholm: Laurentius Salvius.