Language of flowers – holly : Let’s enjoy Setsubun

 Language of flowers – holly : Let’s enjoy Setsubun

One of Setsubun customs is to place a spring of holly with grilled sardine heads in order to protect from evil.

It is said demons are afraid of sharp points of leaves poking their eyes, and they are driven away by smoke and smell from grilled sardine.

Today, let’s learn language of holly and enjoy the Setsubun festival.
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7 selections of the gift matching for the violet flower

7 selections of the gift matching for the violet flowerThere are a lot of stories concerning the violet in the Greek mythology. Do the people want to create the beautiful stories for the beautiful things? The pretty violets was one of the flowers liked by European people and passes down the story of the beautiful woman Io.

One day the sun god Apolon fell in love with Io at first sight. Apolon was chasing after her and continued to make his court to her. But she was not going to accept Apolon’ love even if he chased after her. Because she had the fiance of a shepherd. It is said that Apolon who got angry at it changed her to the violet.

He would rather think to change her to a flower if he could not acquire her for his own.

It is said why the violet is pretty is to leave the pretty remnant of Io. The pretty violet flower is termed under the influence of the Greek mythology. Choose the present matching for the other person with the romantic violet flower attached.

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7reasons Monstera Floriography Has Good Effect on Home

7reasons Monstera Floriography Has Good Effect on Home

Monstera is Araceae vine plant which is native to tropical America. Monstera originally grows in dark places of jungle and its stalk stretches around trees. Its leaves have wing-shaped notches and round spots.

It is said that monstera comes from Latin word “monstrum” which means “monster or mystery”.

Monstera is very popular as an ornamental foliage plant. And there are many monstera-motif interiors. In feng shui, monster is thought to bring good luck.

There are many people who arrange monstera in halls or living room to get the power of plant.

Since monstera has shade and cold tolerance, you can grow it in a house. Monstera is full of energy and its round leaves can make people feel relax.

I will introduce why monetera floral languages have good effect to a home. Why don’t you grow monstera which brings good luck?
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7 methods to present a gift using the violet flower

7 methods to present a gift using the violet flowerThe small and naive beautiful violet has been loved by people for a long time. Although there are pansies and violas for gardening in the Viola, the beauty of the violets in the field is exceptionally.

The violet is distributed over the world widely in the temperate regions, and it is said that there are 450 kinds and more.

There is the following episode in the Greek mythology. When Zeus, the king in heaven, fell in love with a beautiful woman Io at first sight and enjoyed a love tryst, he changed Io to the figure of female cow because his wife Hera was suspicious of it. He tried to hide her from Hera’s eyes. But Hera identified the sham of Io and the hardship of Io who became the female cow began. It is told that Zeus felt sorry for Io and made the leaves of violets as foods of the female cow. The flower has the beautiful color of Io.

In this way the violet has various episodes from time immemorial and becomes the motif of literatures and pictures.

Today I will tell violet flower and propose the methods to present a gift to an important person. Try to present a spiffy gift placing your thought on little lovely violets.

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7reasons language of Phalaenopsis is popular as a gift

7reasons language of Phalaenopsis is popular as a gift

Phalaenopsis is orchidaceae and distributed in warm regions like Southeast Asia draws many people attention at flower shops.

Phalaenopsis’s distinctive feature which petals line up vertically looks adult woman wearing white kimono and it is full of grace. It can make gorgeous atmosphere, so phalaenopsis is a really popular flower as a gift.

Especially in Japan, phalaenopsis is favored in business. However, do you know the reason why phalaenopsis is said to bring good luck? I will tell you the reasons by language of flower or its history.

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