Memorial Day Flowers 2017
Memorial Day has its speciality about that this day is also known about for the particular flower which especially blooms in the month of May. Red Poppy is the flower which is known for its beauty, it only blooms in the month of May, When the spring comes. All the garden and field of the poppy flower looks that it will be like raw grain ripen in the land. There is a significant reason behind make this festival with this flower, and consider it as the epitome of this day.
REASON FOR ACCEPTING POPPY AS MEMORIAL DAY:
Reason Behind Consider it as the Memorial Day Flower to red poppy. Because at the time of glorious sacrifices of the soldiers who have died during the Civil War. After some time, there was the flower of Red Poppies were bloom in the field. It is considered that the blood of those soldiers nourished and irrigate the plant of poppy. After that those flower colored red.
“Memorial Day this year is especially important as we are reminded almost daily of the great sacrifices that the men and women of the Armed Services make to defend our way of life.” After that, the red poppies became the emblem of Memorial Day.
ANOTHER REASON OF CONSIDERING RED POPPY:
There is another reason for the epitome of the memorial day to red flowers. While during the proper creation and decoration of graves of those great people, the pretty ladies of Mississipi decorate those graves with the beautiful flowers and candles. Graves were decorated with all seasonal flower, which blooms during the spring season. Particularly with the red poppies.
“Memorial Day isn’t just about honoring veterans, it's honoring those who lost their lives. Veterans had the fortune of coming home. For us, that’s a reminder of when we get home we still have a responsibility to serve. It’s a continuation of service that honors our country and those who falls in defending it.”