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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
S-Z

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
 

S

February

3

Saffron

Beware !

   

January

19

Sage

Mutual Love

 

 

August

7

Saintfoin

Trust in God

   

August

6

Sardony

Invitation

   

August

8

Scabious

Unfortunate Attachment

   

December

1

Scarlet Geranium

Gaiety

   

June

27

Schinus

Marriage

   

May

11

Sensitive Plant

Bashfulness

   

March

18

Shamrock

Light-heartedness

   

November

26

Silver-Leaf Geranium

Recall

   

March

19

Snake's Root

Horror

   

June

28

Snapdragon

Indiscretion

   

May

9

Snowball

Thoughts of Heaven

   

January

20

Snow-Drop

Hope in Sorrow

   

March

17

Sorrel

Parental Affection

   

January

21

Southernwood

Bantering

   

February

25

Spearmint

Burning Love

   

October

16

Split Reed

Folly

   

February

19

Spruce

Hope in Adversity

   

May

12

Star of Bethlehem

Purity

   

October

10

Stock

Promptitude

   

February

24

Straw, Whole

Union

   

May

13

Strawberry

Perfection

   

May

14

Sumach

Intellectual Greatness

   

June

30

Sunflower

False appearance

   

October

9

Swallow-Wort

Withered hopes

   

March

28

Sweet Briar

Poetry

   

August

25

Sweet Flag

Fitness

   

February

1

Sweet Pea

Delicacy

   

June

26

Sweet Scabious

Widowhood

   

May

15

Sweet-William

Treachery

   

July

1

Sycamore

Grief

   

May

16

Syringa

Remember me

           
           
 

T

October

8

Tamerisk

Crime

     

February

23

Tansy

Courage

     

September

10

Tear Drop

Happy Love

   

 

December

2

Teasel

Jealousy

     

May

17

Thistle

Austerity

     

June

6

Thorn-Apple

Deceitfulness

     

March

2

Thorns

Sincerity

     

August

14

Thrift

Sympathy for the fallen

     

August

15

Throatwort

Neglected beauty

     

June

9

Thyme

Activity

     

October

7

Traveller's Joy

Beauty

     

October

6

Tuberose

Voluptuousness

     

October

5

Turnip

Charity

             
             
   

V

March

16

Valerian

Good Disposition

     

June

8

Variegated Tulip

Splendid Eyes

     

October

4

Venus' Looking Glass

Flattery

     

July

29

Verbena

Hope in Darkness

     

April

30

Vernal Grass

Poor but Happy

     

February

21

Veronica

Fidelity

     

May

18

Vervain

Enchantment

     

August

13

Vetch

Shyness

     

August

12

Vine

Intoxication

             
             
   

W

May

19

Wake Robin

Ardor

     

May

20

Wall Flower

Faithful in Adversity

     

March

15

Walnut

Presentiment

     

May

23

Water Lily

Purity of Heart

     

July

4

Water-Willow

Freedom

     

May

21

Weeping Willow

Mourning

     

October

3

Wheat

You will be rich

     

July

24

White Lilac

Youthful looks

     

May

8

White Poppy

Sleep

     

July

8

White Rose

I would be single

     

July

6

White Rose Bud

Too young to marry

     

March

14

White Violet

Innocence

     

August

10

Whortleberry

Treachery

     

April

18

Wild Grape

Rural Felicity

     

April

21

Wild Honey-Suckle

Inconstancy

     

June

15

Wild Plum

Independent

     

May

22

Willow

Celibacy

     

August

11

Willow-Herb

Pretension

     

August

9

Witch-Hazel

Changeable

     

April

20

Withered Rose

Departed Loveliness

     

May

24

Wolf's Bane

Misanthropy

     

March

23

Woodbine

Fraternal Love

     

July

3

Wood-Sorrel

Joy

     

April

29

Wormwood

Absence

             
             
   

X

July

2

Xanthium

Rudeness

             
             
   

Y

January

16

Yarrow

The heart-ache

     

April

22

Yellow Jasmine

Grace

     

November

14

Yellow Lily

Playful beauty

     

June

3

Yellow Pink

Disdain

     

February

2

Yellow Rose

Infidelity

     

April

28

Yellow Violet

Rare Worth

     

February

20

Yew

Sadness