The flowers intended for laying on graves or to the memorial steles are divided into artificial and natural. Artificial colors include composite wreaths, decorated with rosebuds and ribbons, imitation Christmas tree branches, baskets of plastic or paper flowers, bouquets and different colors. Artificial flowers are durable and able to stand long in the open air.

Flowers and wreaths

Do not buy wreaths or bunches of bright artificial flowers, it is better to choose more reserved tones, such as Burgundy or purple.
Bouquets of deep red roses pinned on the graves of the dearly departed people, a symbol of live blood and sorrow.

Of flowers traditional funeral are:
- white lilies,
- chrysanthemum,
- red carnations,
- dark red roses.

White lilies characterize the cleanliness and integrity, they Express a sincere and kind attitude towards the deceased person. Usually they lay on the graves of girls and young women.

With the help of red carnations you Express your respect to the man, no wonder these flowers are popular in the attribution to various monuments, this flower signify the gratitude.

Lay on the grave a bouquet of white chrysanthemums will symbolize sincerity, a sense of familiarity and openness. These flowers bring dead friends.


On the anniversary of death or birthday of the deceased bring flowers on the grave is not accepted, it is possible to buy floral arrangements of live or artificial flowers. It is worth remembering that the colors in the composition must be an even number. Laying flowers on the grave need of the Bud towards the head of the deceased person.
Cut flowers will symbolize inanimate beauty, goodbye.

Many opt for artificial wreaths because they do not spoil as quickly as fresh flowers. However, if a grave or memorial is a care, fresh flowers will be appropriate, after all, dried quickly will be removed.

When you buy flowers still rely on their feelings, emotions you want to Express to the departed man. If you will not be able to attend the funeral services, it would be appropriate basket of flowers at home, again subdued cool colors, expressing sorrow. Without unnecessary detail in the form of decorations, brevity can be very useful approach for the design of such a bouquet, which is designed to support the families of the deceased.