What are the names for flowers in Italian? Learn them here!
The gender of the noun (its definite article) is also given.
La stella alpina
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Useful things to know when you give flowers as a gift in Italy
So you’ve decided to give a few flowers as a gift to one of your Italian friends, or even girlfriend!
When is it customary to give flowers as a gift in Italy?
- birthdays of dear female friends, daughters, nieces, grandchildren
- anniversaries for loved ones
Red roses, rose rosse, are the favorite go-to flowers for lovers.
Make sure the flowers you give as a gift are always an odd number. Some people are superstitious enough to believe that an even number of flowers is a bad omen.
Never give chrysanthemums as a gift as they are used to decorate graves to honor loved ones who have died.
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