Did you know that your favorite flower is often a reflection of your character? To honor Women’s History Month, Salisbury’s best florist, Kitty’s Flowers put together a list of several of our favorite ladies from history and today and look at how their favorite flower matches their personality.
Angelina Jolie – Orchid
Known for her exotic beauty and talented acting and directing skills, Angelina Jolie’s favorite flower is the orchid. Orchids are actually ornamental plants with a distinctive and exotic look. Symbolizing luxury, love, strength, and beauty, the orchid flower represents qualities Angelina possesses in spades.
Anne Hathaway – Anemones
A versatile actress with several awards, it is no surprise Anne Hathaway’s favorite flower is the colorful anemone. The anemone is a wildflower with delicate petals creating a cup shape. Adding a pop of color wherever they are placed, anemones have a variety of meanings ranging from grace and pureness (white), forsaken love (red and pink), and protection from evil (purple).
Katy Perry – Purple and white Hydrangeas
World-famous singer and celebrity, Katy Perry, loves the extravagant blooms of hydrangeas. The popular hydrangea shrub grows in an assortment of colors such as pink, green, blue, purple, and white. Katy Perry’s favorite hydrangea colors are actually purple and white. Together, these 2 colors represent understanding, grace, purity, peace, and love.
Madonna – White Roses
The world-famous singer and celebrity, Madonna, favors the gorgeous and pristine white rose. When she is touring, she can make sure to have a lot of them waiting for her in her dressing room. White roses have a number of different meanings with the most popular being purity, love, and innocence. They also symbolize focus, peace, and happiness. In Greek mythology, the white rose is actually linked to Adonis, the god of rebirth and renewal.
Michelle Obama – Hydrangeas and Pink Roses
Hydrangea and pink roses are actually Michelle Obama’s preferred blossoms. A lot like the former First Lady herself, roses as well as hydrangeas possess an elegant and vibrant charm. Love is symbolized by roses and hydrangea and romance, which bloom in an assortment of colors, symbolizes gratitude, beauty, and grace.