Iris , Her generic name iris For Greek “ The colours of the rainbow ” The meaning of , Therefore, iris has a transliteration of the common name is called “ Alice ”.
Alice is the rainbow goddess in Greek mythology , She is the messenger of the gods and the earth . The Greeks call iris Rainbow Flower , Because it's so colorful , As beautiful as a rainbow in the sky .
The flower language of iris ：
White iris stands for innocence .
The yellow iris is a symbol of lasting friendship 、 Warm and cheerful .
Blue iris means appreciating each other's elegance and generosity or secretly admiring ; Some people think it represents the dissociation and broken passion of iris in fate , Exquisite beauty , But fragile and perishable .
Purple iris means love 、 Auspiciousness and the happiness of believers .
Van Gogh painted oil paintings 《 Iris 》.
Iris is like sunflower , They were all very ordinary plants , But Van Gogh gave them wonderful images and colors and eternal vitality .
《 Iris 》 It is the artist's praise of nature, who spent his whole life in pain and struggle , Yearning for a better life .
Like a lonely dancer in the dark, speechless in his heart .
The irises he painted are beautiful and lovely , But a little sad , A little lonely and uneasy , There's even a posture that's almost a struggle .