Flowerpaedia: 1000 Flowers and their Meanings

Flowerpaedia: 1000 Flowers and their Meanings

by Cheralyn Darcey


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Flowerpaedia is a handy and engaging A-Z reference guide of over 1000 flowers, researched and compiled by botanical explorer Cheralyn Darcey. Readers will delight in understanding what each flower means—emotionally, spiritually, and symbolically—and the dictionary format allows people to search by the feeling or emotion they wish to convey or change. Expertly written with easy-to-understand insights, Flowerpaedia shares how we can work with a myriad of flowers to achieve balance, calm, or healing in our lives, homes, and gardens. Included is an index of each flower's precise botanical name for easy and exact identification.

Written for the enthusiastic gardener and anyone charmed by the beauty and energy of flowers, this guide to understanding and selecting the right flower for every occasion and meaning will be felt and enjoyed by all.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781925429466
Publisher: Rockpool Publishing
Publication date: 03/01/2018
Pages: 264
Sales rank: 129,859
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 7.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

Cheralyn Darcey is an environmental artist, flower therapist, and teacher who has had a lifelong connection with the spiritual and healing properties of plants. Her art has featured in workshops, exhibitions, art prizes and publications internationally for the last 30 years. She was a selected Environmental Artist in Residence at the International Environment Convention 2011 and has presented at the Australian Museum and was an Artist in Residence during the Year of Biodiversity. She is a sought after Oracle reader and Tarot teacher runs workshops in Art & Journaling Techniques and presents workshops using flowers to provide healing and guidance. www.cheralyndarcey.com

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

What are flower meanings? 2

How to use this book 3

Giving flowers 5

Healing and meaningful flower gardens 6

Creating with flowers 7

Flower blessings and dreams 8

Flower reading 9

Healing with flowers 10

Section 1 Meanings 13

Section 2 Flowers 155

Section 3 Resources 213

Anniversary flowers 214

Flowers for days of the week 215

Flowers of the month 216

Flowers of the zodiac 218

National flowers 220

Scottish clans 223

States and territories of Australia 224

American states 225

Canadian provinces & territories 226

Gods, goddesses and other beings 227

Saints 233

Chinese rose numbers 234

Botanical Name Index 236

Bibliography 258

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