FLORAL QUERIES
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Common Name
Sentiment
Latin
Image
Abatina
Fickleness
unknown
Acacia
Friendship
Acacia
Acacia (Rose)
Elegance
Acacia
Acacia (White)
Elegance
Acacia
Acacia (Yellow)
Secret Love
Acacia
Acanthus
Art
Acanthus mollis
Achillea Millefoilum
War
Achillea Millefolium
Aconite
Misanthropy
Aconitum napellus
Adonis
Sorrowful Remembrance
Adonis annua
Agrimony
Thankfulness, Gratitude
null
Allspice
Compassion
null
Almond (Common)
Indiscretion
null
Almond (Flowering)
Hope
null
Aloe
Grief, Sorrow
null
Alstroemeria
Devotion, Loyalty
null
Althaea Frutex
Consumed by Love
null
Alyssum, Sweet
Worth Beyond Beauty
null
Amaranth (Globe)
Unchangeable
null
Amarathus
Hopeless, Heartless
null
Amaryllis
Pride, Splendid Beauty
Amaryllis
Amethyst
Admiration
Browallia
Anemone
Forsaken
Anemone
Angelica
Inspiration
null
Angrek
Royalty
Angraecum
Apple
Temptation
Malus pumila
Apple Blossom
Preference
null
Arbor Vitae
Unchanging Friendship
null
Artemisia
Absence
Artemisia
Artichoke
Desire
Cynara cardunculus var. scolymus)
Arum
Ardour
null
Ash Tree
Grandeur
null
Aspen Tree
Lamentation
null
Asphodel
My Regrets Follow You To the Grave
null
Aster, China
Variety
null
Aster, Double
I Share Your Sentiments
null
Aster, Single
I Will Think Of It
null
Auricula
Painting
null
Auricula, Scarlet
Avarice
null
Austurtium
Splendour
null
Azalea
Temperance
null
Baby's Breath
Innocence, Pure of Heart
Gypsophila
Bachelor's Buttons
Delicacy
Prunus spinosa
Balm
Sympathy
Prunus spinosa
Balm of Gilead
Cure, Relief
Balsam, Red
Touch me not, Impatient resolves
Balsam, Yellow
Impatient
Barberry
Sourness of Temper
Barley
Fertility
Hordeum vulgare
Basil
Hatred
Bay Leaf
I change but in death
Bay Tree
Glory
Bay Tree (Laurel)
Sharpness
Bay Wreath
Reward of merit
Bearded Crepis
Protection
Beech Tree
Prosperity
Belladonna
Silence
Bells of Ireland
Good Luck
Belvedere
I declare war against you
Betony
Surprise
Bilberry
Treachery
Vaccinium myrtillus
Bindweed
Extinguished hopes
Acquilegia
Bindweed, Great
Inspiration
Bindweed, Small
Humility
Birch
Meekness
Birdsfoot Trefoil
Revenge
Bittersweet (Nightshade Woody)
Truth
Black Poplar
Courage
Black-eyed Susan
Justice, Encouragement
Blackthorn
Difficulty
Prunus spinosa
Bladder Nut Tree
Frivolity, Amusement
Blue-flowered Greek Valerian
Rupture
Bluebell
Constancy
Bluebonnet
Imagination, Rapaciousness
Lupines
Boswellia
Faithful Heart
Boswellia
Bougainvilleas
Welcome, Beauty
Box Tree
Stoicism, Constancy
Bramble
Remorse
Branch of Currants
You please all
Broom
Humility, Neatness
Buckbean
Calm repose
Bugloss
Falsehood
Bulrush
Indiscretion, Docility
Burdock
Importunity
Arctium
Burgundy
Unconscious Beauty
Buttercup (Kingcup)
Ingratitude, Childishness, Desire for riches
Butterfly Weed
Let me go
Asclepias tuberosa
Cabbage
Profit
Cacao
Yum Yum! (non-traditional)
Theobroma Cacao
Cactus
Endurance
Cactus
Calendula
Grief, Despair
Calendula officianalis
California Poppy
True Gold is in the Heart
Eschscholzia californica
Calla
Magnificent Beauty
Calla
Calycanthus
Benevolence
Calycanthus
Camellia (red)
Unpretending Excellence, My Destiny is in your Hands
Camellia japanica
Camellia (white)
Perfected loveliness
Camellia japanica
Canary Grass
Perseverance
Phalaris canariensis
Candytuft
Indifference
Iberis
Canterbury Bells
Constancy
Campanula
Cardamine
Paternal error
Cardamine pratensis
Cardinal Flower
Distinction
Lobelia cardinals
Carnation (mixed)
Pride and Beauty, Health and Energy
Dianthus caryophyllus
Carnation (pink)
I will never forget you
Dianthus caryophyllus
Carnation (red)
Yes
Dianthus caryophyllus
Carnation (striped)
Maybe, Indecision
Dianthus caryophyllus
Carnation (white)
Endearment
Dianthus caryophyllus
Carnation (yellow)
No!
Dianthus caryophyllus
Caspia
Consistency
Limonium
Cat's Tail
Meow! (Non-traditional)
Acalypha hipsida
Catchfly
Snare
Lychnis
Catnip
Meow! (Non-traditional)
Nepeta cataria
Cedar
Strength
Tabebuia heterophylla
Cedar of Lebanon
Incorruptible
Cedrus libani
Celandine (lesser)
Joys to come
Ficaria verna
Centaury
Delicacy
Centaurea
Chamomile
Energy in adversity
Matricaria chamomilla
Cherry Blossom
Spirituality, Beauty
Prunus serrulata
Cherry Tree
Education
Prunus avium, Prunus cerasus
Cherry Tree (white)
Deception
Prunus avium, Prunus cerasus
Chervil
Sincerity
Anthriscus cerefolium
Chestnut Tree
Do me justice, Luxury
Castanea sativa
Chickweed
Rendezvous
Stellaria media
Chicory
Frugality
Christmas Cactus
Home for the Holidays (non-traditional)
Schlumbergera bridgesii
Christmas Rose
Relieve my anxiety or Scandal/Calumny
Hellebore
Chrysanthemum (Chinese)
Cheerfulness under adversity
Chrysanthemum
Chrysanthemum (red)
I love
Chrysanthemum
Chrysanthemum (yellow)
Slighted love
Chrysanthemum
Cinnamon Tree
Forgiveness of Injuries
Cinnamomum verum
Cinquefoil
Maternal affection, Beloved Daughter
Circaea
Fascination
Citron
Ill natured beauty, Sadness
Citrus medica
Clematis
Mental Beauty, Art
Clematis (evergreen)
Poverty
Clotbur
Rudeness, Pertinacity
Xanthium strumarium
Clover (Four Leaved)
Be Mine
Oxalis acetosella
Clover (Red)
Industry
Trifolium pratense
Clover (White)
Think of Me
Trifolium repens
Cloves
Dignity
yzygium aromaticum
Cobaea
Gossip
Cobaea Scandens
Cockle
Gentility, Peerless and Proud
Agrostemma githago,
Cockscomb
Foppery, Affectation, Singularity
Celosia
Colchicum
My Best Days Are Pat Me
Meadow Saffron, Autumn Crocus, Mysteria
Coltsfoot
Justice shall be done
Meadow Saffron, Autumn Crocus, Mysteria
Columbine
Desertion, Folly
Acquilegia
Columbine (purple)
Resolved to win
Acquilegia
Columbine (red)
Anxious and trembling
Acquilegia
Common Thistle
Retaliation
Cirsium vulgare
Coneflower
Strength, Health
Echinacea purpurea
Convolvus
Bonds
Acquilegia
Convolvus (greater)
Extinguished hopes
Acquilegia
Convolvus (pink)
Worth sustained by judicious and tender affection
Acquilegia
Coral Bells
Challenge
Heuchera
Corchorus
Impatient of absence
Acquilegia
Coreopsis
Always Cheerful
Acquilegia
Coreopsis (Arkansa)
Love at first sight
Acquilegia
Coriander
Concealed merit
Acquilegia
Corn
Riches
Corn Straw
Agreement
Cornel
Durability
Cornflower
Delicacy
Prunus spinosa
Coronilla
Success crown your wishes
Cowslip (American)
Divine Beauty, You are my divinvity
Crab Apple
Ill-tempered
Malus
Cranberry
Hardiness
Acquilegia
Creeping Jenny
Extinguished hopes
Acquilegia
Crepe Myrtle
Eloquence
Acquilegia
Cress
Stability
Acquilegia
Crocus
Abuse not
Crocus (Saffron)
Mirth
Crocus (Spring)
Youthful gladness
Crowfoot (Aconite-leaved)
Lustre
Ranunculus aconitifolius
Crown Imperial
Power
Crown Vetch
Success crown your wishes
Crowsbill
Envy
Cuckoo Plant
Ardour
Cudweed American
Unceasing remembrance
Currant
You please all
Cuscuta
Meanness
Cyclamen
Diffidence
Cypress
Death, Mourning, Despair
Daffodil
Regard, Chivalry
Narcissus
Dahlia
My Gratitude exceeds your care
Dahlia
Daisy
Innocence
Bellis perennis
Daisy (Garden)
I share your sentiments
Daisy (Michaelmas)
Farewell, Afterthought
Aster amellus
Daisy (Parti-coloured)
Beauty
Daisy (Wild)
I will think of it
Dandelion
Faithfulness
Taraxacum
Daphne Odora
Desire to please, Sweets to the Sweet
Darnel (Rye Grass)
Vice
Datura
Deceitful charms
Datura
Daylily
Forgetting Worries
Hemerocallis
Deadly Nightshade
Silence
Delphinium
Haughtiness
Devil's Hand
Speak of the Devil (non-traditional)
Chiranthodendron pentadactylon
Dew Plant
A Serenade
Drosanthemum speciosum
Dittany of Crete
Birth
Dittany of Crete (White)
Passion
Dodder of Thyme
Baseness, Meanness
Dodecatheon
You are my divinity