What finer way to recognize the importance of friendship than to give it it’s own day? Friendship Day is observed on the first Sunday of every August and there is no better way to celebrate than to send some beautiful flowers to your friend!
National Friendship Day was created by the US Congress in 1935 to honor the importance of friendships. Today National Friendship Day remains as a tradition that is practiced in many nations and cultures. Another fun fact: the United Nations named Winnie the Pooh as the world’s Ambassador of Friendship, in 1997.
Different cultures celebrate Friendship Day in very different ways and different cultures actually celebrate friendship on different days as well. There are also other celebrations of friendship: Girl’s Friendship Day is on the third Sunday in September; International Friendship Month is February; Old Friends, New Friends Week is the third week of May.
Say thank you to your friend with flowers
This Friendship Day, show your best friends that they are special. A flower arrangement with beautiful, colorful flowers is a fantastic way to express how much your friend means to you. Be sure to include a card describing the meaning behind the flowers and how much you value the friendship. A good flower to send that symbolizes friendship is a yellow rose. If you would rather not send roses, try some tulips or colorful daisies. Perhaps a gift basket is the best way to show you care.
Which flowers should you send to your friend?
Flowers have always been a great way to symbolize a special relationship. Blue flowers are great for showing devotion, yellow is a great way to show loyalty, and red can symbolize love. This Friendship Day, pick up flowers and share your sincerest wishes to all your dear friends. Here are some further ideas for Friendship Day flowers most frequently purchased online.
Pink and orange Roses are lively reflection of your feelings and revel this Friendship Day. A bouquet of Red Carnations is an eloquent manifestation of camaraderie, respect, acknowledgement and admiration. Or you can find your buddies smile with glee when they see a riot of colors with brilliant purple and bright yellow flowers waiting at their doorstep on Friendship Day. Even guys value flowers. Send him a bouquet of bright yellow roses to reveal what a delight his friendship brings you. Finally, tulips can carry your assurance of everlasting friendship this Friendship Day.
Photo Credit: Photographer Cheryl Holt offered the photograph of Best Friends under a Creative Commons License on Pixabay.
Photo Credit: Photographer Polski offered the photograph of Yellow Rose under a Creative Commons License on Pixabay.