Getting a commemorative tattoo is a beautiful way to honor somebody- because that shit isn't going anywhere.
There are tons of ways to pay tribute to someone through a tattoo; whether it's a portrait, some beautiful script, a date or- you guessed it- a flower. Today we're talking about the latter, and providing you with some of the most gorgeous floral tattoos around as inspiration. See which flower is celebrated each month and what meaning each flower carries. Enjoy!
Carnations typically represent pride, beauty, admiration, fascination, distinction and divine love.
The Iris symbolizes friendship, hope and passion.
The Daffodil usually represents rebirth and new beginnings, specifically when presented in a bouquet- along with the promise of happiness and joy.
Daisies are the epitome of joy and playfulness.
Lilies are the symbol of purity of heart, majesty and honor.
Roses are arguably the most popular of flowers- and for good reason. They represent love, passion, beauty and perfection.
Delphiniums are representative of an open heart.
Most often associated with strength and moral integrity, the Gladiola is August's flower.
Resembling a wildflower, Aster's are said to have magical powers and are often symbols of love and elegance.
Affection and grace are the sentiments behind the Marigold.
These flowers symbolize optimism and happiness.
In the spirit of the holidays, Poinsettia's represent good cheer and merriment.