Lilies are real summer flowers. Their striking flowers also symbolize femininity, purity and love. This year, we’re seeing a unique version of the lily as a trend in the world of flowers: lilies in pots. They’re a great way to add sparkle to your patio, garden or balcony.
An exotic touch
Lilies have always been seen as show-stoppers because of their elegant shape, large flower size and striking stamens. Lilies are available in a wide range of colors, and some even have spots or stripes. All of this means that these flowers will add a sparkling exotic touch to your outdoor living space. Not a bad thing during those sizzling hot summer days!
A flower with associations
The lily has traditionally been a flower with special associations. Greek and Roman brides often wore a crown of lilies to assure them of a pure and fertile life. In the prudish Victorian era, a gentleman could let a lady know of his affection by bringing her a sweet-smelling lily. It was his way of saying, ‘I want to be your lover’!
Nice to combine with soft materials
This summer, make a statement in your garden by alternating lilies in large round pots with sleek pieces of garden furniture. Another trend is the