Welcome to Birthdays and Birth Flowers
A birth flower is a flower symbol for the month of someone's birth. There is a birth flower or two that represent every month in which a person was born. They are also called birth month flower. It is a special and personalized gift to send birth flowers for someone's birthday.
The May birth flower is the Lily of the Valley. The Lily of the Valley has the flower meaning of humility, chastity, sweetness and purity. The delicate white blossoms of the Lily of the Valley bloom snugly between the broad leaves. This May birth flower is a wonderfully fragrant and beautiful plant. The alternate May birth flower is the Lily of any variety.
The botanic name Lilium is the Latin form and is a Linnean name.