With a history dating back more than 2,000 years, Carnations are one of the most meaningful and historically rich flowers used in flower bouquets today. Frilly, feminine, and effortlessly beautiful, they are one of the most long-lasting blooms available on the market today, and as such, they are the perfect addition to both birthday bouquets and get well flower baskets. Often referred to as the 'Flower of Love' or the 'Flower of the Gods' Carnations are believed to have many symbolic meanings. White carnations symbolise luck and purity, pink carnations represent gratitude and a mother's love, red carnations suggest romance and affection, while yellow carnations are thought to imply disappointment. Every carnation has its own story to tell, so let them be part of your life journey.