First anniversary is a special occasion for any couple and should be celebrated in style, and no celebration is complete without a gift. Flowers are perfect for every occasion, and wedding anniversary is no exception. Pansy and orange blossoms are traditional first anniversary flowers which you can gift your beloved on this special day.
Pansy as first anniversary flowers holds a special importance as it portrays a sense of remembrance and nostalgia. Its name is derived from the French word 'pensee' which means remembrance or thought. Hence the pansy you gift your beloved signifies that the person holds a special place in your life and that you always think about her/him. You can surprise your wife by quietly placing the pansy bouquet on her bedside, before she gets up. She is sure to be happy, along with being surprised, by this sweet gesture and effort put in by you.
If you do not wish to gift pansies, you have another first anniversary flower option available for you; the orange blossom. The name of the flower is oxymoronic since the name is orange blossom but the flower is white in color. This white colored flower is a sign of innocence, purity and eternal love, which is synonymous with the institution of marriage. You can make a beautiful bouquet of this flower and gift it to your beloved on your first anniversary to make for a perfect gift.
Since flowers are a symbol of beauty and tenderness, flower gifts will rightly refect the beauty, love and tenderness of your relationship. Carnations are another popular first anniversary flowers which are available in different colors, thereby offering you a wider options to select from. Instead of giving a bouquet, you can decorate the whole room with carnations of differnt colors to make the place look vibrant and beautiful.
However, if you do not wish to gift traditional first anniversary flowers to your beloved you can use other variety of flowers as well. The safest and the best option you have is your spouse's favorite flower such as rose, lily or tulip. In case your spouse's favorite flower is the rose, you can gift a rose bouquet. Red roses symbolize love, hence an ideal option as a first anniversary gift.
In case you wish to make your rose gift unique, you can select different colored roses and can make a colorful bouquet from it. In case she loves lilies, tulips, orchids or any other flower, you can make a bouquet comprising of her favorite flower. Whether you make a perfect bouquet or not, it will still be appreciated by your partner for the hard work put in by you in making it. So get some beautiful flowers, make a bouquet from them, decorate the bouquet with ribbon or bow and add a personal love note for your loved one.
Flowers make a perfect gift which can be given to your beloved, friends or family members who have completed one year of togetherness. These reflect the beauty, tenderness, eternal love and purity of any relationship. So, whichever first anniversary flowers you choose, they will surely reflect your love and care for the recipients celebrating their first wedding anniversary.