Sending Gifts That Lasts Forever This Valentines Day
Posted on Jan 22 2013 at 09:07:46 AM in Arts & Humanities
Feast of Saint Valentine is observed on February 14th of each year. Nowadays Valentine's Day is celebrated in many countries around the world, especially in the western region although this date remains a working day in some of them. It actually began as a liturgical celebration of one or more early Christian saints named Valentinus. Saint Valentine was imprisoned for performing weddings for soldiers who were forbidden to marry and for converting people to Christianity and later persecuted under the Roman Empire. This is when Valentine's Day originated.
The rise of internet popularity as we move towards innovation and technologies is creating new traditions. Millions of people each year convey and giving love by means of creating and sending Valentine's gifts and greeting messages such as e-cards, love coupons and greeting cards. Statistic shows that there are 15 million greetings were sent in year 2010 online. However this year, gifts that grow to be delivered as presents has tons of advantages over the usual greeting cards and messages preferred by many lovers and this became a trendy traditions in sending gifts. Indeed, Valentine plants are unique, romantic gift for your valentine.
Valentines day plants like potted red roses, pink azaleas, and white orchids and even bonsai plants are way better than cut flowers. Usual bouquet wither after spending your romantic night with your love one but giving live plants as gift lasts forever and won't fade away. It only shows that your love and affection stays long and will not die and wither. So why sending cut flowers that quickly fade after a day or two? Valentines day plants grow and thrive just like your love. It is only proper for you to show your love by giving and sending live plants as gift especially in this very special day.
We already know that potted plants live longer than cut flowers. Even how beautiful flowers are and arrange perfectly in a set, it is pretty depressing to see a set of flowers wither and die and we can't imagine once a beautiful flower now those were toss out with the garbage. With basic care, valentine plants can live for weeks, months and even years. Some maybe lucky to know that they live as a witness of your love through time. Get the true value of your love by sending these gifts other that giving out e-cards and greeting cards that will only last for a day or two.