May Birth Flowers

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The sweet flowers of May embody the hopes and dreams of those who give them.  

What is the Flower for the Month of May?

The May birth flowers are the lily of the valley and the hawthorn plant

May Birth Month Flower: The Lily of the Valley

The fragrant lily of the valley signifies sweetness, humility, and a return to happiness.

If you want to show your loved one that your life is complete with them, give them a few lilies of the valley.   

May Birth Month Flower: The Hawthorn

The other May flower is the hawthorn plant, which represents hope and supreme happiness.

Hawthorn signifies that you want only the best for the recipient.



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Lilies of the valley. Will they grow in Myrtle Beach S C ?

I had them when I lived in De. And Loved them. Is it too hot in SC to grow them ? If not, will they come back every year

Yes, you can grow lily of the

Yes, you can grow lily of the valley in South Carolina. Plant the flowers in light to medium shade and they will come up year after year. Make sure the soil drains well as the roots don’t like to sit in water.

Awesome flower pics

Awesome flower pics

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