White and Yellow Frangipani Flowers with Leaves in Postage
White and Yellow Frangipani Flowers with Leaves in Background is an original photograph of a tropical yellow and white frangipani blossom. A unique gift with a spring theme ideal and symbolism representing different meanings in different cultures. Therefore, what you want to say with your plumeria gift depends on what culture you belong to and what meanings the gift receiver attaches to plumerias.. Perfect for those who want to share a symbolic message with lost love, gardeners, florists, horticulturists or those who have an anemone theme in their lives and home.
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© Photograph 3 August 2009 11:08 Tracey Harrington Simpson
Plumeria has always been part of the Hawaiian lifestyle, first as an ornamental flower at funerals and cemeteries and today in jewelry and tattoos. For Hawaiians, plumeria represents perfection and the bond between everything good. In addition, plumeria is the symbol of new life, springtime and re-creation of the nature.
In China, plumeria flowers are tokens of love. In China, it is not accustomed to share personal feelings, but giving a plumeria flower to your sweetheart has the same meaning as saying “I love you” or “You are special.” Chinese consider plumerias even more precious than orchids.
In Hindu culture, plumeria flowers represent loyalty, and young brides wear plumerias in their hair on their wedding day to show their loyalty to their new husbands.
In Vietnam, plumeria is the flower of the educated and westernized upper class. Therefore, plumeria flowers are used to show status in society.