Today’s text is reserved for a special topic in which we will introduce you to special types of flowers. As we already know, flowers represent one of the most beautiful things on our planet, and today there are many lovers of flowers that care about them. Flowers enable us to relax and give us the necessary beauty that beautifies our space or our home. In today’s theme we will introduce you to some features and symbols of a special kind of flower.
Flowers are one of the most beautiful occurrences on our planet and it serves us for many needs. Flowers beautify every home and every garden and every field on the country where it is located. It is very important that we be surrounded with it because it helps us in many ways but also indirectly affects our mood. When we are surrounded by flowers, we feel more relaxed and feel good when we see it and smell it.
Our home is much filled when the flowers are in it because it brings us peace and the necessary silence in which we enjoy. The fragrant note that the flowers give us relaxes and brings us the necessary nirvana. In addition, flowers have symbols and each flower has its own characteristics, and therefore we carefully select the flower that we will cultivate.
Throughout history, flowers have always been popular and also a symbol of romance and love. To give a flower to someone means to give love and attention and this gift will never get out of fashion. There are many kinds of flowers in the world and each brings certain characteristics that help us to understand what the particular flower that surrounds us means.
Today we will devote ourselves to a special kind of flower called Gerbera. This species is not very popular among people and there are not many people who grow this flower. However, his character and his beauty will certainly not leave anyone indifferent.
Every flower has its own meaning and this meaning is the main point we go from when talking about flower symbolism. The meaning of a certain flower depends on how a certain flower was seen by people and how they were used in the past.
Some flowers had important meanings especially when it comes to certain ceremonies and events. Some ceremonies couldn’t even be imagined without flowers that recreated the entire symbolic meaning of that event. There were even entire festivals devoted to some flower species.
The Gerbera flower also has its symbolic meanings and they are:
Relief from sorrow
Gerbera comes from the Latin word, and in some translation, this plant has the meaning of beauty and splendor. This plant originated from Africa, Madagascar and North America, and was first discovered during the 19th century. This plant was not very popular throughout history and it is mostly small in size and can be grown in houses and yards.
Gerbera is a plant that grows up to 60 cm and can be found in various types of colors. This plant is considered one of the beautiful plants because of its beautiful colors and because it is not difficult to breed and can be adapted to every area.
Some writers have represented this flower as very respectable and as a flower that can maintain peace and stability. For them, this flower was a symbol of wise men who, with the help of psychic energy, managed to solve every problem and conflict. The smell of this flower calmed them down and gave them the impression that they breathed life and love.
We can find the description of this flower in some poems where poets expressed their love for their sincere but also lost loved ones. This flower also has a symbol of romance and therefore we can find it in some romantic places where it brings great beauty and the impression of peace of mind.
This flower can be found in all parts of the planet and it can be said that a large number of people are cultivating this plant in the present day. Gerbera is one of the symbols of the spring and it is certain that it will bring joy to anyone who grows this plant.
The gorgeous and bright Gerbera flowers are symbols of happiness and joy. These flowers remind us to be happy and look forward to life no matter how bad we are currently feeling. Their colorful petals are going to give us an instant boost of energy and happiness that we have needed the entire time. Gerbera flowers were always seen as symbols of something positive and bright and cultures relied on their bright colors to bring joy to everything they have been celebrating.
The color of a flower is an important symbol as well. No matter what is the real symbolism of a flower is the color can certainly add a lot to this symbolic meaning or take away from it. Some flowers have many different colors and others have only several colors. Sometimes the color of a flower is also important for the symbolic meaning and it can completely complement the symbolism of a flower.
The gerbera flower comes in several different colors and they are:
Gerbera flower (lat. Gerbera) is a beautiful decorative herb that is very easy to grow. Beautiful gerbera flowers will leave you breathless, with its various shades, mostly gentle, pastel colors. Colors in which gerbera flowers come are yellow, orange, white, pink and different shades of red.
Gerbera plant originates from Africa, North America, Madagascar and tropical regions of Asia. There are about 100 species of gerbera, 30 of which grow in nature.
It grows in a shrub, it is a perennial plant, it is 20-40 cm high, the leaves are large and green and very beautiful, decorative. It is used as cut flowers and after rose, carnation, lilac and chrysanthemum – flowers people prefer them the most.
Gerbera should be grown in hot and sunny places, in wet, well-drained soil. You can plant it in pots, gardens, and rocks. If you observe your domestic conditions, you can decide for one particular garden gerbera.
If we are talking about gerbera varieties, there are low and high varieties, which are identical and grateful for breeding. Gerber bloom from May to September. In one place it can live up to 4 years, and after that it is slowly dying.
On the other hand, we must note that professional gerbera cultivation, especially those of high quality varieties suitable for cut flowers, is nevertheless demanding and requires a lot of time, effort and investment. It is grown in greenhouses and greenhouses with heating. In production, it is used for 1-3 years, but with age, the yield and quality of flowers are reduced.
The best time to plant gerbera is April, May and June – because the flower buds are formed at the time when it has the highest light and the suns light is the most important condition for the abundant flowering of the plant. Gerber is reproduced in two ways, either by dividing the root or planting the seed.
If you choose to multiply by dividing the root, it should be done in the spring, preferably in April. After separation, plant them in new pots with compost into which you added a little sand and peat. Pour well and place in a sunny place.
If you want the plant to propagate the seeds, the gerbera seed should be planted in peat and sand. Seed is then covered only with a thin layer of peat and left at a temperature of about 15 C – the gerbera seed will boil in about 2 weeks. The transplantation of the gerbera should follow after a month, when the flora is reinforced should be pecked. After that, gerbera cultivation continues in the open space or in the pots.
As we have already mentioned, if it is grown under domestic conditions, the gerbera is quite easy to grow and does not need any particular care and maintenance.
Gerber likes sunny and warm places, as well as great summer fries. What is especially important to keep in mind is that the land in which the gerbera is growing is never completely drained – it is therefore necessary to keep it wet. It needs to be stored regularly, preferably once in two weeks or once a week with appropriate fertilizer, especially if is a plant in the period of flowering.
During the winter, the gerbera should not be fed and watering should be very little. So, just add as much water as needed so that the soil does not dry completely.
In winter, the gerbera should be kept in a closed room, and the temperature of the air in that winter room may be somewhat lower, preferably around 10 ° C.
Over the course of the year, the plant requires plenty of watering, but make sure that the soil is not too soaked, as the root will start to rot, which leads to the dying of the plant.
Just like every flower has its own symbolic meaning it also has a secret message that we need to learn and implement on our life. The secret message behind the Gerbera flower is to always be happy and to never let anyone ruin that happiness inside of you.
This beautiful flower is going to be the light-point of your life and fill your home with sunshine. Gerbera flowers are overall gorgeous flowers you can always gift to someone you love and care about, no matter what age and gender this person is. Gerberas are going to bring positive energy and joy inside of your home and life, and fill you with positive energy you so desperately seek.