Holiday wreath: A symbol of victory and hope

Posted by tonka_admin on Dec 12th 2014

Whether it's hanging on a door or encircling a centerpiece, the wreath is a cherished part of decorating for the holidays. Custom wreath from Tonkadale GreenhouseWreaths have been used symbolically for centuries, according to The circle or ring shape symbolizes eternal life, because the shape has no beginning or end. "Back in ancient Rome, this symbol became so powerful that people used decorative wreaths as a sign of victory," according to the site. "Some believe that this is where the hanging of wreaths on doors came from." Over the centuries, wreaths and other decorations during long winters often consisted of whatever natural materials looked attractive at this bleak time of year. People used candles, fires, evergreens, hollies, berries and other blooms that were available to help them look forward to spring. At Tonkadale Greenhouse, we have a huge variety of wreaths that will help you, your family and friends celebrate the season. You can select one from our pre-made wreaths hanging throughout the store and greenhouse. What are you celebrating this year? Do you have a victory? Our design team can work with you to create a customized wreath for you and your family that reflects your holiday cheer and blends with your decor.