7 Romantic Lily of the Valley Meanings

7 Romantic Lily of the Valley Meanings

The lily of the valley is a puffy little cute flower that fascinates so many people with its refined scent.

In France, people send lily of the valley to beloved people like their family, friends, or partners on May 1st, the “lily of the valley day”. It is said that receiving a lily of the valley makes you happy.

Also, there is a myth that if you make a person you like smell the “saint” fragrance of the flower, you will conquer his/her heart. In Europe, there are lots of stories or myths involving the lily of the valley.

With so many meanings, the lily of the valley will definitely provide a nice message for your girlfriend. So, what are you waiting for? Let’s send her a message for an anniversary.



7 Romantic Lily of the Valley Meanings

 

1. Stay together and “be happy once again”


Remember how you met her, your conversations, your first date, and the initial days of your relationship. I bet you were having a really happy time together. The lily of the valley is said to bring happiness again. Believe in it and be happy once more.

Because of this meaning, the lily of the valley is often used in the bouquet in weddings. But you don’t have to give the flower for such a big occasion like a wedding. It would be nice to give it in order to ensure your happiness from now on.

 

2. Express your gratitude for her with “pure love”


Remember how you feel about her. I bet you have an unconditional love for her. There are some flowers that means “pure love” in the language of flowers. However, the lily of the valley expresses a more humble and moderate type of love.

Before May 1st became the “lily of the valley day”, Europeans called it “love’s day”. It may be somewhat embarrassing for you, but why don’t you express your “pure love” by giving her a lily of the valley?

 

3. Describe her innocent charm with “natural beauty”


“Natural beauty” would describe really well your girlfriend’s qualities. It depicts her inner beauty and her honest attitude towards you. It is well known for its strong attractive scent, being one the three best floral scents.

However, the lily of the valley may actually be really a dangerous flower, being able to attract anyone just with the scent. So may your girlfriend be. Now, praise her natural beauty by gibing the flower.

 

4. Describe her kindness with the message of “delicacy”


Express your girlfriend’s qualities – her consideration for others and her sophisticated beauty – using the lily of the valley. In this case, the meaning of this flower is “delicacy”. Delicacy does not mean that she is emotionally weak or fragile.

It is said that the lily of the valley can read people’s mind. Not many people have the quality to think of their neighbors. Therefore, it symbolizes the good characteristics of a strong and kind person. It would be perfectly describe your girlfriend’s kindness.

 

5. Describe her support with the message of “hope”


Don’t you feel more cheerful or motivated when you stay with her? Tell her that she is your “hope” by sending the lily of the valley.

According to an old legend, Saint Leonard, a guardian of the woods, hurt himself badly and used the lily of the valley to cure himself. From this myth, the lily of the valley has the meaning of “hope”, which includes “healing” and “peace”.

 

6. Describe her modest attitude with the message of “humbleness”


Your girlfriend may be really humble. If she is modest even when she is praised or if she is not self-assertive, the lily of the valley describes her characteristics very well. This flower also blooms hiding its petals Even though you may think she is weak, this is not true. She is much stronger, for she knows her weaknesses.

A humble person is a nice because they constantly seek to become a better as a person. Express her nice quality with the message of “humbleness”.

 

7. Express her mysterious attraction by sending her the message of “coquetry”


Sometimes you may be attracted by her sexy behavior. “Coquetry” describes this special quality that only women have.

The lily of the valley is called “muguet” in French, which also means “sensuality”. Therefore, the lily of the valley now has coquetry as its meaning. This can also be imagined by the fact that the lily of the valley is poisonous despite its appearance.

 

How did you like it? You should have understood why this flower is loved by the French so much. It may not have a big and gorgeous appearance, but it is still pretty and very sophisticated. Looking modest at first sight, it has a captivating scent and poison in its roots.

It is indeed a very powerful flower despite its appearance. This flower would be indeed a great present for your girlfriend. Tell her your message of love.

Having pure love as one of its meaning, I recommend using it for bouquets in weddings or for boutonnieres.

 

Summary

Lily of the Valley and 7 Messages to your Girlfriend

1. Stay together and “be happy once again”
2. Express your gratitude for her with “pure love”
3. Describe her innocent charm with “natural beauty”
4. Describe her kindness with the message of “delicacy”
5. Describe her support with the message of “hope”
6. Describe her modest attitude with the message of “humbleness”
7. Express her mysterious attraction by sending her the message of “coquetry”