Symbolic Flowers & Birthstones

Month~Flower~Stone

January~Carnation~Garnet
February~Violet~Amethyst
March~Jonquil~Aquamarine,Bloodstone
April~Sweet Pea~Diamond
May~Lily of the Valley~Emerald
June~Rose~Pearl,Moonstone,Alexandrite
July~Larkspur~Ruby
August~Gladiolus~Peridot,Sardonyx
​September~Aster~Sapphire
October~Calendula~Opal,Tourmaline
November~Chrysanthemum~Topaz
December~Narcissus~Turquoise,Zircon,Lapis--lazuli
Language of Flowers
Blue Violets~I'll be true, Always
Pink Carnation~I'll never forget you
Chrysanthemum~You're a wonderful friend
Gardenia~You're lovely
Iris~You're friendship means much to me
Orchid~Beautiful lady
Pansies~Thinking of you
Purple Hyacinth~Forgive me
Red Rose~I love you
Sweet Peas~Thank you for a lovely time
White Rose~You're heavenly
Yellow Tulip~There's sunshine in your smile


Wedding Anniversaries
What gift is given:
First~Paper
Second~Cotton
Third~Leather
Fourth~Books or Fruits&Flowers
Fifth~Wooden
Sixth~Iron or Sugar&Candy
Seventh~Woolen or Copper
Eighth~Rubber or Bronze
Ninth~Pottery or Willow
Tenth~Aluminum and Tin
Eleventh~Steel
Twelfth~Silk and Linen
Thirteenth~Lace
Fourteenth~Ivory
Fifteenth~Crystal
Twentieth~China
25th~Silver
30th~Pearl
35th~Coral
40th~Ruby
45th~Sapphire
50th~Golden
55th~Emerald
75th~Diamond