Flowers Appropriate for Condolence

Flowers Appropriate for Condolence

Funerals are a time of mourning and remembrance for those who have lost a loved one. In Singapore, a common way to pay respects to the deceased is by sending funeral flowers. Flowers are a symbol of love and compassion for the deceased and their family and can help bring comfort to the bereaved. However, the type of flowers chosen can carry different meanings and significance. Want to know what each flower represents when we are talking about mourning? Here’s the meaning behind some of the most-sought funeral flowers in Singapore.

Lilies:

Lilies are one of the most common funeral flowers in Singapore. These elegant flowers represent the restored innocence of the deceased and the purity of the soul. Lilies are also associated with the idea of resurrection and are often used in Christian funeral services to symbolize the resurrection of Jesus Christ. White lilies are the most popular choice for funerals, but pink and yellow lilies are also used to express sympathy.

Chrysanthemums:

Chrysanthemums are another popular flower used in funeral arrangements. In Singapore, white chrysanthemums are often used to express grief and condolences. However, in some cultures, such as in Japan, chrysanthemums are associated with death and are only used for funerals or graves. Therefore, it is important to consider cultural sensitivities when selecting funeral flowers.

Roses:

Roses are often associated with love and passion, but they can also be used to express sympathy and condolences. White roses are a popular choice for funeral arrangements and symbolize purity, innocence, and heavenliness. Red roses, on the other hand, may not be as appropriate for funerals as they symbolize love and romance.

Orchids:

Orchids are a symbol of love, beauty, and strength. In Singapore, orchids are often used in condolence wreaths or standing sprays to represent the deceased’s strength and resilience. White orchids are a popular choice for funeral arrangements, but pink and purple orchids can also be used to express sympathy.

Carnations:

Carnations are a popular flower for funerals in Singapore, as they symbolize love and remembrance. Pink and white carnations are often used in funeral arrangements to express sympathy, while red carnations are a symbol of admiration.

Baby’s Breath

You might think the baby’s breath is just used as filler, but they aren’t. Undoubtedly the flowers are an impeccable natural filler, but they also symbolize everlasting love, sincerity, purity, and compassion, which makes them a subtle addition to funeral flower arrangements and condolence wreaths.

Conclusion:

Funeral flowers are a way to express sympathy and condolences to those who have lost a loved one. The flowers you pick, show support and care for those who are grieving and can provide comfort during a difficult time. So, pick the right flowers that express how you feel about the dear departed. Also, unfortunate events like funerals don’t come with prior notice. Instead of scrambling between different florists denying you delivery, you can always choose Prince’s Flower Shop for same-day flower delivery in Singapore.

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Carol T
Carol T
2022-01-28
one of my most fav nurseries out of many i’ve explored in SG. it’s conveniently located near bukit panjang mrt. above all, the prices are reasonable (esp various types of soil mix, fertilizers, pesticides & pots). i’ve bought many plants here; on my lucky days i managed to buy a few rare caladiums and begonias! 😀
Francis Soh
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2022-01-16
A lot of varieties of flowers to choose.
Guangmian Kung
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2021-11-06
Some of the kindest people you will see around the area, and their flowers and plants are great in price and selection.
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2021-11-05
always bought flowers from here and they always look exceptional and beautiful. thank you so much for the flowers as always!
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2021-09-27
Purchased twice at this shop. Good services and reasonable price.
Rasyad Rahman
Rasyad Rahman
2021-03-08
Have been ordering flowers from Prince's since 2011 and i have been happy with their quality and service for the past decade. Bought flowers for delivery yesterday and the bouquet was beautiful. Service is great and the flowers looks better than the photos.
Wan P
Wan P
2021-03-01
Huge, fresh flower bouquets for really really cheap. They even gave me a discount. Why would I bother going to any other florist?
Brandon YEO
Brandon YEO
2021-02-09
Bought fresh cut flowers for my bai bai table. Lots of variety to choose from, excellent service and well-mannered and knowledgeable sales team. Affordable and value for money prices right here fam Thanks, will patronise again huat ah
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2021-01-23
Your 'go to' place to buy fresh flowers & exotic plants in the west. Large variety of plants & gardening tools available on demand. Staff were helpful & friendly. Five stars!!
Jocelyn SuaJocelyn Sua
04:50 27 Feb 23
My boyfriend ordered this beautiful bouquet of roses from Prince's Flower Shop. Nicely arranged with prompt delivery as requested. Absolutely more than satisfied when i received this. Thanks for the surprise! Kudos to the great service!
Estelle TanEstelle Tan
07:26 21 Feb 23
Prince is our designated florist that we purchase flowers from since 2016, be it bouquets for special occasions, congratulatory flowers or condolence flowers, we only choose them. Even our wedding flowers are all from them!! Their flowers are of good quality and very lasting, customer service is professional too. Attached pic was my roses 7 days after Vday'23, taken under natural sunlight 👍🏻👍🏻
Chua MelChua Mel
11:35 18 Feb 23
had the most pleasant shopping experience buying flowers from prince for valentine’s day. staff was very responsive and helpful, and with such a wide variety of flowers to choose from, i don’t think there is any other places i would buy flowers from other than from prince. 10/10 recommend!
Tommy ChungTommy Chung
09:26 17 Feb 23
Have been delighting my missus with fresh flowers immaculately arranged by Prince’s flower shop since my first order with them few years back.From then on, I rely on their experienced service for many occasions. Congratulatory flowers, Valentine’s, Birthdays, even my own proposal!
Xin Le LianXin Le Lian
09:11 17 Feb 23
Bought my Valentine's bouquet here via instagram. The staff was friendly and patient in explaining the different types of bouquets available and worked well within my budget. They have both delivery and self-pickup options which made it very convenient for us buyers. Needless to say my special one was very pleased with the bouquet. Will definitely come back here again for my flowers.
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