Flower tattoos are an expression of femininity, and are a popular first tattoo with women. A rose on the ankle may look pretty, but before you choose which flower to get (and where) you should look at the different messages expressed by flower tattoos. Different flowers possess different characteristics, and carry different messages.
Roses are a popular flower tattoo, especially for women, and the most obvious meaning of a rose would be love or beauty. However, roses are a special kind of flower where the symbolism changes based on specific characteristics. Click here to read more about rose tattoo symbolism.
Lilies, in general, may symbolize:
Of course, this lengthy list is based on lilies in general. More specific types of lilies will also carry more specific meanings.
Other Popular Flower Tattoos & Their Meanings:
Cherry blossoms are commonly chosen as a symbol of spiritual beauty.
A daisy tattoo may stand for innocence.