Blossoms and blooms. Of course things that are so beautiful are steeped in meaning. But this quiz is going to challenge your budding mind! We all need to know what flowers and plants stand for these days, because they're perfect for decoration and transformation!
We've all thought about the best flowers to plant in our gardens, to use at our weddings, to give as gifts, and to offer for consolation and sympathy. Knowing the history and meaning behind these plants will help us to share them properly and respectfully, while also strategically placing them in our homes to feel better throughout the day, and also to bring positive energy into our lives.
The folk meaning of plants will never be forgotten. "There's rosemary, that's for remembrance. Pray you, love, remember. And there is pansies, that's for thoughts," said Ophelia to her brother Laertes. "There's fennel for you, and columbines. There's rue for you, and here's some for me; we may call it herb of grace o' Sundays. O, you must wear your rue with a difference. There's a daisy. I would give you some violets, but they withered all when my father died."
No one understood the meaning of plants and flowers better than Shakespeare. That is, until THIS DAY. You, dear quiz taker, are about to elevate your mind to the level of Shakespeare's when you take this quiz. (That was a little fennel for flattery.)