Popular Flowers of Spain

Almost every country of the world has native flowers and Spain is no exception. Spain is a country that is located in southwestern Europe and shares borders with France, Portugal, Andorra, Morocco and Gibraltar. Spain is known for its beaches and sunny weather. One can find flowers of different shapes, sizes and colors in Spain. Some of the popular flowers of Spain are discussed below.

Red Carnation

The red carnation is the national flower of this country. Spain in quite popular for its red carnations and the flower has a special place in Spanish folklore. It is a religious symbol associated with the Crown of Thorns Jesus wore. The flower also symbolizes passionate love and is thus exchanged between lovers. Spanish women also wear this flower in their hair sometimes. Besides this, it is associated with gypsy’s lapel and is thrown into the ring after the ending of a bullfight. Many other colors of carnations are also grown in Spain but the red carnation is the most popular.

Pomegranate Flower

Although the pomegranate plant is popular for its nutritious fruit, its flowers are also quite beautiful. The flower either grows alone or in groups of two or three. Its petals can be crimson, orange or white but most of the times, they are bright red. Each flower has five to eight petals, which are quite crumpled.

Spanish Bluebell

The Spanish bluebell is quite a popular flower of Spain and is very beautiful. As the name suggests, the flower is shaped like a bell. It also hangs from the stem like a bell. One can find a dozen such ‘bells’ hanging from one stem. The flower has a beautiful blue color. One of the intriguing things about it is that its growth and multiplication occurs quite easily. Moreover, it can grow in any type of climate and location.

Valencia Rose

The Valencia rose is quite similar to a regular rose in appearance but is larger in size. It is usually red in color but pale orange and yellow varieties can also be found. It can be found in abundance in Spain as the climate of the country is quite favorable for its growth. The flower is said to be a symbol of love.

There are many other common flowers of Spain but the ones mentioned above are the most popular. Some of the other flowers commonly grown in Spain include old Spanish rose and Spanish sunset rose.

Multi-Cultural Flower Delivery

The City of London is an amazing and incredible place to live. The things that it can be found in its shops are truly numerous. We are very fortunate to be living in this modern age where we literally do have the world at our fingertips.

One of the amazing things that can be found amongst the Capital’s many businesses is a huge array of florists. If you are a resident in the Capital then you may not even be aware of the vast choice of flower delivery in London that is actually available. Did you know, for example that it is possible to organise a flower delivery to London from India? If you find that the amazing choice of English flowers in Camden is inadequate or if you just fancy treating someone to something a little bit more unusual then this is a wonderful option.

Although it doesn’t stop there… You are able to order a Chinese flower delivery to London, a Japanese flower delivery to London or even an African flower delivery to London. Believe me; you cannot begin to imagine the beautiful varieties of flora on offer from these countries. Have a look at some of the Chinese, Japanese, African or Indian florists around areas such as Kensington. You will see flowers that are totally different to the ones that you would find whilst strolling around the traditional English florists in Knightsbridge for example. If that isn’t enough for you, then after a few minutes of searching around Piccadilly, you will come across companies that specialise in Italian or Spanish flower delivery to London.

Think of a country and then check what is on offer in our very own Capital. Alternatively have a look at the thousands of beautiful flowers from countries all around the world on the internet and then check to see if you can have them delivered to you in London.

These services will be available in other parts of the country but London will have the most diverse selection of florists purely because it is the Capital and that it has such a wonderfully large and varied selection of different races and cultures within it. This idea of receiving flowers from other countries is great as it is another little thing that is helping us all to become closer. It is also giving business to farmers and florists around the world. Some of the countries benefiting from the international flower trade will be very grateful of the business coming from England’s chief city as they may be farmers living in very poor areas.

So, not only does London give us the opportunity of buying interesting and beautiful flowers and having them delivered from all around the world but it has also opened up channels of trade that could prove to be very beneficial to people in far less fortunate situations than ourselves. The other plus is that anything which helps all countries and cultures towards unity with one another is something that the world desperately needs and it is something from which all of us will benefit.