The Primrose lets someone know you can't live without them. They are not related to the rose. These plants are colorful perennials that are among the 1st to bloom in early Spring. They're easy to grow and low maintenance. They like a little shade with moist soil. Dried primrose can be used to make teas & the young leaves are edible.
The violet is the state flower of New Jersey (as well as Rhode Island & Illinois). There are about 400-500 species of violets and have been around since ancient Greece. The plant is edible and contains high amounts of Vitamin C & antioxidants. Violets like a little shade with moist soil. The violet signifies watchfulness, loyalty & faithfulness.