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Floral Arrangements and Funerals: The Hidden Meanings of Flower Types


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Floral Arrangements and Funerals: The Hidden Meanings of Flower Types

For my mother's funeral, my sister and I spent a lot of time thinking about flowers for her funeral. We wanted beautiful, colorful flowers that reflected upon her energetic spirit and her love of bright, bold color. However, when we began to plan out her funeral with the funeral director, we were surprised to learn that different types of flowers had different meanings. Based on their meanings, some were appropriate for a funeral, and others were not. We had no idea about this, but I instantly became fascinated with the topic. I created this website to help educate others about the meanings of flowers and which are appropriate for funerals.

Here’s Why You Should Consider Cremation

Cremation is disposing of a deceased kin's body by burning it to ashes at a high temperature in a furnace. It happens in specially designed furnace chambers at a crematorium or a retort. Most crematoriums used wood fuel to burn the bodies. However, technological advancements have introduced other alternatives like graphite furnaces and propane gas. Do you ever wonder why people opt for a cremation? Well, here are some reasons: Read More