Posted by Ashwin on 5/20/2014 to
Orchids are part of the orchidaceae family and are commonly found in regions of Central and Southern America. They are one of the oldest plants in existence and can be dated back to the era of the dinosaurs. Over the years, orchids have been symbolized in many different ways by cultures from all around the world. The orchid flower was considered to be a symbol of virility by the ancient Greeks while during the Victorian times in England, the flower was a symbol of eminence and wealth.