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** Marinette's favorite flower is established as the apple blossom. One thing these can symbolize is good fortune, or the promise of better times ahead. Fitting for a story about her [[BetrayalFic recovering from having Lila turn her classmates against her]], building stronger friendships and coming out all the stronger for it.

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** Marinette's [[WesternAnimation/{{MiraculousLadybug}} Marinette's]] favorite flower is established as the apple blossom. One thing these can symbolize is good fortune, or the promise of better times ahead. Fitting for a story about her [[BetrayalFic recovering from having Lila turn her classmates against her]], building stronger friendships and coming out all the stronger for it.


* ''FanFic/BurningBridgesBuildingConfidence'':
** Marinette's favorite flower is established as the apple blossom. One thing these can symbolize is good fortune, or the promise of better times ahead. Fitting for a story about her [[BetrayalFic recovering from having Lila turn her classmates against her]], building stronger friendships and coming out all the stronger for it.
** In the side-story ''Creation's Curiosity'', Tikki examines some of the projects her chosen has been working on. Among them is a list of flowers that all symbolize warnings, rebuke or outright insults, and she realizes that Marinette intends to use the arrangement to subtly chastise her classmates.



-->'''Leopold:''' No, no, this will not do.
-->'''Charlie:''' Wha... Why? What is wrong with this one?
-->'''Leopold:''' The orange lily implies extreme hatred. The begonia and lavender danger and suspicion, respectively. Every flower has a meaning, Charles. Might I suggest the amaryllis, which declares the recipient a most splendid beauty. Or the cabbage rose.

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-->'''Leopold:''' No, "No, no, this will not do.
-->'''Charlie:''' Wha...
do."\\
'''Charlie:''' "Wha...
Why? What is wrong with this one?
-->'''Leopold:''' The
one?"\\
'''Leopold:''' "The
orange lily implies extreme hatred. The begonia and lavender danger and suspicion, respectively. " Every flower has a meaning, Charles. Might I suggest the amaryllis, which declares the recipient a most splendid beauty. Or the cabbage rose.



-->My gardener was standing by,
-->I asked him to choose for me,
-->He chose me the violet, the lily and the pink,
-->And it's them I refused all three.

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-->My gardener was standing by,
-->I
by,\\
I
asked him to choose for me,
-->He
me,\\
He
chose me the violet, the lily and the pink,
-->And
pink,\\
And
it's them I refused all three.



-->'''Ophelia:''' There's rosemary: that's for remembrance. Pray you, love, remember. And there is pansies: that's for thoughts."

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-->'''Ophelia:''' There's "There's rosemary: that's for remembrance. Pray you, love, remember. And there is pansies: that's for thoughts."


*** As you might've guessed, then, the symbol of Québec--and of French Canada in general--is the fleur-de-lis.

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*** As you might've guessed, then, the symbol of Québec--and of French Canada in general--is the fleur-de-lis. Though officially it has the blue flag as the province's flower since 1999 to have a flower native to Québec, the fleur-de-lis tends to be more popular and it shows.

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** UsefulNotes/{{SouthKorea}} has the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hibiscus_syriacus Mugunghwa]] or ''hibiscus syriacus'', representing eternity.


* The name of the ArrangedMarriage-themed ''RWBY'' fic ''Fanfic/{{Camellias}}'' relates to floral language. Upon first meeting as children, Blake gives Weiss camellias (which symbolize longing and faithfulness) as an apology gift after upsetting her. Weiss asks Blake if she understands their meaning. When Blake is unable to answer, Weiss gets mad and throws her out of her room. When they meet eight years later, Weiss gives Blake a bouquet of various flowers after accepting her as her future wife. By then, Blake fully knows the meaning of each one.

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* The name of the ArrangedMarriage-themed ''RWBY'' ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'' fic ''Fanfic/{{Camellias}}'' relates to floral language. Upon first meeting as children, Blake gives Weiss camellias (which symbolize longing and faithfulness) as an apology gift after upsetting her. Weiss asks Blake if she understands their meaning. When Blake is unable to answer, Weiss gets mad and throws her out of her room. When they meet eight years later, Weiss gives Blake a bouquet of various flowers after accepting her as her future wife. By then, Blake fully knows the meaning of each one.



* In the ''VideoGame/Persona5'' fanfic ''Dreams of [=DIScord=]'', Chitose has blue hydrangeas on her [[KimonoIsTraditional kimono]]. Hydrangeas are not only associated with Summertime, when the story is set, but mean "family gatherings" in ''hanakotoba'', which is why she's come to Momogahara. [[spoiler:Another meaning is "coldhearted", which perfectly describes [[BigBad Chitose's]] [[EvilOldFolks true]] [[EvilMatriarch self]].]]



** In ''Disney/{{Frozen}}'', the crocus flower is the symbol of Arendelle. In trailers, Olaf pauses to sniff a crocus in the snow.

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** In ''Disney/{{Frozen}}'', the crocus flower flower, a symbol of Spring, is the symbol emblem of Arendelle. In trailers, Olaf pauses to sniff a crocus in the snow.

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* Flowers form a recurring theme in Music/DepecheMode's album covers; ''Music/{{Violator}}'' features a high-contrast image of a red rose on a black background (with the "Enjoy the Silence" single using a white silhouette of the rose against a blue background), ''Exciter'' features a photograph of a foxtail bud, and ''[[GreatestHitsAlbum The Best of Depeche Mode Volume 1]]'' uses a white rose (with the single for "Martyr" using a negative of the same).

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* The comic ''Poppies'' from magazine ''Oz story'' explains why Princess Ozma wears red poppies in her hair. The poppies are symbolic of the wildness of Oz itself and how some things so innocent looking can be dangerous.

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* While the Queen was recovering in ''Fanfic/{{Fairest}}'', Snow White would deliver to her lavender, marigolds, and aspen leaves. Snow White's prince thought she was being nice and forgiving, until he looked up the floral meanings behind them. All three are ominous: mistrust, cruelty, and lamentation.


** Hogwarts' school nurse, Poppy Pomfrey. Red poppies are a popular sign of remembrance in Great Britain and the Commonwealth countries, usually sold by the Royal British Legion around early November in the run-up to Remembrance Day, to support veterans/current soldiers and their families, with white poppies (for peace) being a sometimes controversial alternative. To say that they are SeriousBusiness would not even ''begin'' to cover it. Pertinently, they're also the source for the opioid family of painkillers, including codeine, morphine and derivatives thereof. "Pomfrey" is one letter removed from "comfrey," another ancient medicinal plant (the root contains allantoin, a compound that accelerates healing of skin wounds).
** "Oh God Not Again", the Peggy Sue fanfic, notes that Snape's first question of Harry, concerning asphodel and wormwood, could be decoded as "I deeply regret Lilly's death" . [[FollowTheLeader An ever-increasing number of imitators have followed its lead]].

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** Hogwarts' school nurse, Poppy Pomfrey. Red poppies are a popular sign of remembrance in Great Britain and the Commonwealth countries, usually sold by the Royal British Legion around early November in the run-up to Remembrance Day, to support veterans/current soldiers and their families, with white poppies (for peace) being a sometimes controversial alternative. To say that they are SeriousBusiness would not even ''begin'' to cover it. Pertinently, More pertinently, they're also the source for the opioid family of painkillers, including codeine, morphine and derivatives thereof. "Pomfrey" is one letter removed from "comfrey," another ancient medicinal an old-fashioned name for Pontefract cakes, a liquorice pastille made in Pontefract, Yorkshire -- liquorice (which is a plant (the root contains allantoin, a compound that accelerates healing of skin wounds).
used to flavor the eponymous candy, so it also counts as this trope) was once thought to be medicinal.
** "Oh God Not Again", the Peggy Sue fanfic, notes that Snape's first question of Harry, concerning asphodel and wormwood, could be decoded as "I deeply regret Lilly's Lily's death" . [[FollowTheLeader An ever-increasing number of imitators have followed its lead]].

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* ''Fanfic/ChildOfTheStorm'' has, in the sequel, Harry give [[spoiler: Carol]] a Viscaria (slightly squashed after some time in his pocket) as part of his asking her to the Yule Ball, since, as he found on a little consultation with those older and wiser than him (and as he explains in a hurried and {{Adorkable}} gabble) that a Viscaria means "will you dance with me?" The answer is [[spoiler: yes.]]


* In ''Manga/OnePiece'', all the women of Amazon Lily have a flower name, including the island itself. From Boa Hancock, whose name comes from the ''Symphoricarpos Chenaultii Hancock'' and sweet, everyday girl Marguerite.

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* In ''Manga/OnePiece'', all ''Manga/OnePiece'':
** All
the women of Amazon Lily have a flower name, including the island itself. From Boa Hancock, whose name comes from the ''Symphoricarpos Chenaultii Hancock'' and sweet, everyday girl Marguerite.



* The name of the ArrangedMarriage-themed ''RWBY'' fic ''Fanfic/{{Camellias}}'' is relates to floral language. As a child, upon first meeting, Blake gives Weiss camellias (which symbolize longing and faithfulness) as an apology gift after upsetting her. Weiss asks Blake if she understands their meaning. When Blake is unable to answer, Weiss gets mad and throws her out of her room. When they meet eight years later, Weiss gives Blake a bouquet of various flowers after accepting her as her future wife. By then, Blake fully knows the meaning of each one.

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* The name of the ArrangedMarriage-themed ''RWBY'' fic ''Fanfic/{{Camellias}}'' is relates to floral language. As a child, upon Upon first meeting, meeting as children, Blake gives Weiss camellias (which symbolize longing and faithfulness) as an apology gift after upsetting her. Weiss asks Blake if she understands their meaning. When Blake is unable to answer, Weiss gets mad and throws her out of her room. When they meet eight years later, Weiss gives Blake a bouquet of various flowers after accepting her as her future wife. By then, Blake fully knows the meaning of each one.


* Ava from ''Webcomic/Ava'sDemon'' is associated with poppies as seen on her character profile. She is also shown surrounded by them in her mind/dream after [[spoiler:her killing spree at Titan's Headquartes]]. Odin is also associated to a flower, albeit a fictional one called florem mortem, which he os frequently seen smoking on a pipe.

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* Ava from ''Webcomic/Ava'sDemon'' ''Webcomic/{{AvasDemon}}'' is associated with poppies as seen on her character profile. She is also shown surrounded by them in her mind/dream after [[spoiler:her killing spree at Titan's Headquartes]]. Odin is also associated to a flower, albeit a fictional one called florem mortem, which he os frequently seen smoking on a pipe.

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* Ava from ''Webcomic/Ava'sDemon'' is associated with poppies as seen on her character profile. She is also shown surrounded by them in her mind/dream after [[spoiler:her killing spree at Titan's Headquartes]]. Odin is also associated to a flower, albeit a fictional one called florem mortem, which he os frequently seen smoking on a pipe.


* In ''VisualNovel/{{Narcissu}}'', the eponymous Narcissus (or daffodil) flower and its underlying [[Myth/GreekMythology myth]] serve as a tragic metaphor for the heroine, a [[IllGirl terminally ill young woman]].



* The symbol of Allebahst in ''VisualNovel/AceAttorneyInvestigations'' is the flower, a symbol of the country's natural beauty. [[spoiler: And a flower is also on the hilt of the knife used to murder Manny Coachen. Alba smuggles it into the Theatrum Neutralis by hiding it in a bouquet of flowers.]]


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* The symbol of Allebahst in ''VisualNovel/AceAttorneyInvestigations'' is the flower, a symbol of the country's natural beauty. [[spoiler: And a flower is also on the hilt of the knife used to murder Manny Coachen. Alba smuggles it into the Theatrum Neutralis by hiding it in a bouquet of flowers.]]
* In ''VisualNovel/{{Narcissu}}'', the eponymous Narcissus (or daffodil) flower and its underlying [[Myth/GreekMythology myth]] serve as a tragic metaphor for the heroine, a [[IllGirl terminally ill young woman]].
* The CaperCrew in ''VisualNovel/QueenOfThieves'' is named the Gilded Poppy, and they use a poppy as their insignia and CallingCard. Red poppies represent pleasure, and yellow poppies mean wealth and success, but their most famous association is with sleep and dreams, making the poppy a very interesting choice of symbol considering that the team's [[TheLeader leader]] and [[TheChessmaster Mastermind]], Nikolai Stirling, claims he ''never sleeps''.
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* In ''VideoGame/HarvestMoonLightOfHope'', the local florists, Carol and her son Dean, often talk about the meanings behind flowers. In one event, Doc asks the player to deliver Carol a cosmos flower for him. In return, Carol sends him a white rose to reject him.

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