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Language
of Flowers


   

FLORA'S DIAL  - 1845
containing A FLOWER DEDICATED TO EACH DAY IN THE YEAR

this is an enhanced listing of the index of the book
alphabetical by Flower Names A-D

now available in paperback Volume I

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THE FLOWERS PERSONIFIED - 1847

Alphabetical list of Flower names in English, French & Latin with Meaning

Alphabetical list of Flower Meanings

Flora Timekeeping
Flora's Clock (Hour)
The Floral Week (Day)
The Calendar of Flora (Month)

The Poet Jacobus Supposed He Had Found a Subject For An Epic Poem
(Pansy)  The secret language of flowers

I. The Flowers Converse

II. Where We Show That The Language of Flowers May Cause a Man To Lose The Tip of His Nose.


FLORA'S DIAL - 1845

The Floral Year (Date)

Alphabetical List of Flowers with Meaning and their day of the year

A - D
E - K
L - N
O - R
S - Z

Alphabetical List of Meaning of Flowers with Flower Name and its day of the year

A-F  G-L  M-R   S-Z

 

    Month

Day

Flower Flower Meaning
 

A

September

14

Acacia

Platonic Love

   

September

16

Adonis

Sorrowful Recollections

   

March

25

Allspice

Languishing

   

April

8

Almond Tree

Indiscretion

   

January

4

Aloe

Grief

   

December

8

Althea

Dying for love

   

December

29

Amaranth

Immortality

   

February

22

Amaryllis

Pride

   

December

30

Ambrosia

Mutual Love

   

May

1

American Star-Wort

Welcome !

   

March

9

Anemone

Forsaken

   

July

11

Angelica

Inspiration

   

December

31

Apple Blossom

He prefers you

   

December

28

Arbor Vitę

Unchanging Affection

   

December

27

Ash Tree

Grandeur

   

July

13

Asphodel

Unending Regret

   

October

19

Austrian Rose

Very Lovely

           
           
 

B

February

27

Bachelor's Button

Single Wretchedness

   

December

26

Balm of Gilead

relief

   

April

9

Balsam

Impatience

   

April

10

Barberry

Ill Temper

   

July

12

Basil

Hatred of the other sex

   

July

14

Bay

Fadeless Affection

   

December

23

Bear's Breach

Misery

   

April

11

Beech

Prosperity

   

July

15

Belladonna

Loneliness

   

July

16

Bell-Flower

Constancy

   

July

17

Bilberry

Treachery

   

April

12

Bindweed

Obstinacy

   

April

14

Birch

Meekness

   

July

18

Bittersweet

Truth

   

June

20

Black Mulberry

I shall not survive you

   

June

11

Black Poplar

Courage

   

September

30

Blue Bell

Solitude

   

August

18

Blue Periwinkle

Early Love

   

March

11

Blue Violet

Faithfulness

   

September

17

Box

Stoicism

   

July

19

Bramble

Weariness

     

April

26

Bridal Rose

Happy Love

     

April

27

Broken Straw

Trouble ! Trouble !

     

July

20

Bulrush

Independence

     

August

22

Bunch of Currants

You please all

     

August

1

Burgundy Rose

Simplicity

     

January

27

Burning Nettle

Cruelty

     

September

18

Buttercup

Ingratitude

     

August

16

Butterfly Orchis

Domestic Quiet

             
             
   

C

September

19

Cabbage

Self-willed

     

January

3

Cactus

Ardent Love

     

February

28

Calla

Magnificent Beauty

     

July

21

Canterbury-Bell

Constancy in Adversity

     

December

20

Cardinal Flower

Distinction

     

December

19

Carnation

Disdain

     

May

30

Carolina Rose

Love is dangerous

     

December

18

Cedar of Lebanon

Incorruptibility

     

July

22

Celandine

Joys to come

     

December

17

Chamomile

Love in Adversity

     

May

2

Chickweed

Will you meet me ?

     

April

15

China Aster

True yet

     

September

20

China Pink

Aversion

     

October

14

China Rose

Grace

     

December

25

Christmas Rose

Relieve my Anxiety

     

December

24

Chrysanthemum

Cheerfulness in adversity

     

April

13

Cinquefoil

The Dead

     

December

13

Citron

Estrangement

     

February

13

Clematis

Artfulness

     

December

11

Cockle

Absence

     

April

1

Columbine

Folly

     

October

31

Common Nettle

Cruelty

     

December

12

Coreander

Hidden merit

     

December

15

Coreopsis

Always cheerful

     

September

21

Corn

Quarrel

     

December

10

Coronella

You will succeed

     

September

22

Cowslip

Pensiveness

     

December

14

Coxcomb

Singularity

     

September

11

Cranberry

Cure for heart-ache

     

December

9

Creeper

Protection

     

September

24

Cresses

Roving

     

September

25

Crocus

I am his

     

April

16

Crocus Blossom

Youthful gladness

     

August

20

Crow-Foot

Brilliancy

     

July

5

Crown of Roses

Virtue

     

August

21

Cuckoo Plant

Ardor

     

February

11

Cypress

Mourning

             
             
   

D

August

23

Daffodil

Contentment

     

August

24

Dahlia

Elegance and Dignity

     

June

4

Daily Rose

A Smile

     

April

17

Daisy

I share your sentiments

     

August

2

Damask Rose

Bashful Love

     

September

27

Dandelion

Coquetry

     

November

24

Dark Geranium

Melancholy

     

January

10

Dead Leaves

My love has ended

     

October

13

Deep Red Rose

Shame

     

February

12

Dew Plant

Serenade

     

December

7

Diosma

Good for nothing

     

September

26

Dock

Shrewdness

     

July

9

Dog Rose

Pain and Pleasure

     

March

6

Dog's Bane

Deceit

     

June

2

Double Red Pink

Unchanging Love

     

December

6

Dragon Plant

You are near a snare