Understanding the Meanings Behind Funeral Flower Arrangements

Flowers play a part in almost every funeral these days. Floral arrangements are not only beautiful; they can also be symbolic. In fact, many people choose flowers based on the meaning behind them. Red carnations, for example, signify strength, while red roses signify respect. White carnations and roses normally signify truth and innocence. And pink carnations signify remembrance. The chrysanthemum is associated with grief, and sometimes even truth, which is why it is common in a funeral arrangement. The lily typically signifies peace, purity, and majesty. To learn more about the meaning behind funeral flower arrangements, watch this video clip.

At Skylawn Memorial Park, a funeral home in San Mateo, we offer a wide range of flowers that will honor your loved one. To learn more about the floral arrangements and funeral services we offer, visit our website or call us at (650) 349-4411.

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