Cee’s Flower of the Day: Bougainvillea

The Bougainvillea is native to South America. The flowers are tiny blossoms surrounded by brightly colored modified leaves called bracts.

The Bougainvillea symbolizes passion, liveliness, and life experience.

Bougainvillea is my tenth entry for Cee’s FOTD challenge

Cee’s Flower of the Day – August 23, 2019: The Boat Orchid

Orchids are associated with fertility, virility, and sexuality. These associations, coupled with their exotic appearance, have given them a long history of being associated with love, fertility, and elegance throughout various cultures and times.

The Boat Orchid symbolizes love, beauty, and refinement

 

 

The Boat Orchid is my ninth entry for Cee’s FOTD challenge