Flower arrangements help people express their love, respect, and appreciation for family members & Friends who has passed away. During times of bereavement it is often difficult to find the right words to express feelings to families. Many phrases and expressions of grief have been used so often that they begin to sound cliche. Funerary floral arrangements are a beautiful way to let a grieving family know their loved one will be missed by people in the community and from a distance.
Many people send arrangements when they are unable to attend the funeral. Bringing or sending flowers to a funeral is a burial rite that archaeologists believe began thousands of years ago.
The Casket Spray is very symbolic. It serves as the official flower and expression of love from the immediate family. Each fresh cut flower represent a member of the family. The flowers stem from the spray reaching outward. These flowers show case the growth of the family.
The Cross is a representation of the instrument of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Flowers placed on the Cross symbolize the deceased ascending into heaven. The Cross is always place at the head of the Body.
Bleeding Heart flower offers unconditional love to the wounded family members and in all of us. It offers particular healing to those who have a broken heart due to the loss of a loved one, pet, and relationship. The Bleeding heart is also placed at the foot of the Casket.
The Peace Lilly is a traditional plant sent during many funeral and cremation services. It is a sympathy flower that symbolizes a deceased person's soul as being in a state of innocence and peace.
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