Here is the meaning behind some of the most popular flowers

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By Maria Mercedes Galuppo, Buzz60

It's officially spring, and with the season come the flowers -- lots of them! Everyone knows roses stand for romance and love, but do you know the meaning of other popular flowers?

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The cala lily symbolizes beauty and innocence, which is why is such a popular flower at weddings.

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Daffodils symbolize rebirth and new beginnings, also unrequited love. But one daffodil alone is misfortune while a bunch represents joy.

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The peony represents a happy life and a happy marriage.

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Hydrangea are great to express gratitude for understanding and perseverance.

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Orchids represent delicate beauty.

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The odd looking bird of paradise represents joyfulness, magnificence and it’s good to use for wonderful anticipation.

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When it comes to roses they all have different meanings depending on the color, pink roses symbolize grace, happiness and gentleness, yellow is for friendship and joy, orange for desire and lavender for love at first sight.
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