Plants with Significant Meanings for Valentine’s Day
Aloe plants are easy to grow and useful! The aloe inside of their stalks can be used on skin and even ingested. Aloe plants have also been associated with good health and luck.
Orchidaceae or Orchids are exquisitely beautiful and their blooms can last for years, unlike cut flowers. Orchids have been said to deepen love of all kinds including self-love, romantic love and friendships. Orchids are also said to represent luxury, beauty and strength.
We currently have orange, citrus cocktail and lime trees. They are beautiful and nice to have in the house because you can pluck the fruit and use it! Warm tones, yellows and oranges promote feelings of joy, warmth, enthusiasm, creativity, success, encouragement, health and happiness. Citrus contains vitamin c and is said to promote feelings of energy and rejuvenation.
Sansevieria or Snake Plant or Mother-in-Law's Tongue is one of the best plants for purifying the air due to its thick, long leaves. It requires very little water and thrives in low light, making this a perfect plant for anyone.
Cyclamen have pretty, cheery flowers. They are said to raise feelings of self-esteem and happiness and are also considered a plant of long lasting and sincere affection.
Pachira aquatica or Money Tree or the “Good Luck Tree” and is a token of good luck and is said to attract good fortune. It is the top choice for "Feng Shui" because it cultivates positive energy ("Chi" or "Qi"). It is said to attract prosperity, wealth and good luck.
Pilea peperomioides or Chinese Money Plant - It is said that if you put a coin in your Chinese Money Plant’s soil, it will bring you wealth. They are famous for attracting good fortune, money and abundance.
Jasmine is said to draw love and money into your home and encourages prophetic dreams! Buy your plants when it has buds, so you can enjoy watching it bloom.
Lavandula or Lavender symbolizes refinement, grace, and elegance. The scent is said to reduce anxiety and feelings of loneliness. Lavender is often used for healing purposes in aromatherapy, to soothe minor abrasions, headaches and as a sleep aid.