Lilies have been associated with many ancient myths.
They are mentioned in the Old Testament, and in the New Testament,
and symbolize chastity and virtue. Even today, lilies are associated
with purity and faith.
Meaning of Lilies : purity, faith
PERUVIAN LILLIES or alstroemeria
are named after the Swedish botanist Baron Klas von Alstroemer.
He brought the flower seeds back from a trip to South America in
the 18th century.
Meaning of Peruvian Lilies : Friendship,
CALLA LILLIES were first imported
from South Africa to America in the mid-nineteenth century. The
waxy white blooms and spearheaded leaves of the calla lily stand
for radiant beauty and sophistication.
Meaning of Cala Lilies : Beauty,
WHITE LILY - Virginity, Purity, Majesty,
It's Heavenly to be with You
YELLOW LILY - I'm Walking on Air, False and Gay
DAY LILY - Coquetry, Chinese Emblem for Mother
EUCHARIS LILY - Maiden Charms
TIGER LILY - Wealth, Pride
LILY OF THE VALLEY - Sweetness, Tears of the Virgin
Mary, Return to Happiness, Humility, You've Made My Life Complete,