The Symbolic Meanings of Flowers in China

The Symbolic Meanings of Flowers in China. China is a culture of flowers. Its traditional art and customs are infused with symbols and habits that pertain to flowers. Even the name of Chinese people, hua ren, when spoken in a different tone could mean “flower people”.…

Chinese Flower and Fruit symbolism

The symbolism of flowers in Chinese art is many and varied, and each flower has its own entry in this survey of symbols. The Chinese have kept attractive gardens from early times, and courtyard homes had a small garden at its heart. Early Spring blossom was ……