Birthday and Anniversary Meanings
Birth Month Flowers
January – Carnation
February – Iris, Violet
March – Daffodil
April – Daisy, Peonies
May – Lily, Lily of the Valley
June – Rose
July – Delphinium
August – Dahlia, Gladiolus
September – Aster, Forget-me-not
October – Calendula (aka Marigold)
November – Chrysanthemum
December – Poinsettia, Holly, Narcissus, Paperwhite
Anniversary Flowers by Year
1st anniversary – On the 1st anniversary, Carnations represent the bonds of commitment and joy for the years ahead.
2nd anniversary – On the 2nd anniversary, Lily of the Valley symbolizes the purity of your relationship along with devotion.
3rd anniversary – On the 3rd anniversary, Sunflowers represent the bond and also indicates the strength & warmth that is shown in loyalty and fidelity.
4th anniversary – Hydrangea is the flower representing the 4th anniversary, symbolizing gratefulness and appreciation.
5th anniversary – On the 5th anniversary, Daisies represent the innocence and gentleness of a romantic future.
6th anniversary – On the 6th anniversary, Calla Lilies represent the growth and beauty of love celebrated and wisdom.
7th anniversary – On the 7th anniversary, Freesia stands for trust and faithfulness.
8th anniversary – On the 8th anniversary, Lilacs symbolize the fondness of a couples’ love and their first emotions.
9th anniversary – On the 9th anniversary, Bird of Paradise represents the magnificence and splendor of celebrating your love.
10th anniversary – On the 10th anniversary,Yellow Daffodils represent the simple pleasures that a couple shares.
11th anniversary – On the 11th anniversary, Tulips symbolize your love and devotion as well as deep passion.
12th anniversary – The Peony conveys a message of honor and the fortune of a happy relationship on the 12th anniversary.
13th anniversary – On the 13th anniversary, Chrysanthemums represent the abundance of love.
14th anniversary – On the 14th anniversary, Orchids represent understanding, mature charm, & pure affection.
15th anniversary – On the 15th anniversary, Roses celebrate the beauty and simplicity of love between two individuals.
20th anniversary – On the 20th anniversary, the Aster symbolizes wisdom and prosperity.
25th anniversary – On the 25th anniversary, the Iris symbolizes the faith and promise of a blissful and lasting marriage.
30th anniversary – On the 30th anniversary, the Lily means an abundance of pride, beauty and devotion.
40th anniversary – On the 40th anniversary, Gladiolus signifies vibrancy and remembrance.
50th anniversary – For the 50th anniversary, Yellow Roses and violets celebrates virtue, humility and faith.