Fahrenheit 451 Creative Project Planning (Flowers (Ideas: (Hyacinth:…
Creative Project Planning
Snake (Chinese Zodiac): Represents a desire to follow your own path.
Chinese Zodiac Animal Symbolism
Moonstone: Intuition, Patience
Onyx: Focus, Self-Mastery, Discipline
Snowflake Obsidian: Persistence, Overcoming Difficulties
Tiger Eye: Balance, Discernment
Lapis Lazuli: Vision, Truth, Awareness
Quartz: Amplifies other stones
Hyacinth: Represents playfulness, but also rashness (Montag)
Purple Hyacinth can represent sorrow, forgiveness, and regret
Yellow Carnation: Represents disappointment and rejection
Chamomile: Represents patience (Faber keeps telling Montag to be patient)
Zinnia: Thoughts of absent friends (Montag after Clarisse's death)
Hyssop: Sacrifice, Cleanliness
Valerian: Readiness (Montag readily trying to bring about a change, in a rash way - see Hyacinth
Yellow Rose: joy, friendship, the promise of a new beginning
Pink Rose: grace, happiness, gentleness
The absence of a pink rose could symbolize the absence of happiness
Aster: also represents patience
Valerian represents Montag's readiness to bring about change in a reckless way.
Zinnia represents thoughts of absent friends, which represents Montag's thoughts for Clarisse's death, and after he leaves behind Mildred.
Holly symbolizes Montag and Faber's hope for a better world, without the burning of books
Hyacinth can represent playfulness, but it also represents rashness. That points to Montag's rash, senseless behaviour throughout the book, embarking on dangerous endeavours without a proper plan.
Represents sorrow, forgiveness, and regret. This could represent Montag's sorrow at Clarisse's death, and the sorrow he had for the world that burned the books
The pink rose can represent happiness. The absence of a pink rose and other flowers that symbolize happiness can represent an absence of happiness in the world of
The yellow rose can suggest the promise of a new beginning. While that is probably meaning in the pursuit of love, in
it can symbolize the new beginning that Montag wishes to see.
Old Farmer's Almanac
The Language of Flowers
Flowers: Aster/Chamomile, Holly, Hyacinth, Valerian, Zinnia
Gemstones:Snowflake Obsidian, Moonstone, Quartz, Bloodstone, Lapis Lazuli