Sajid Malik In: Drama Explain the use of flowers in hamlet Explain the use of flowers in hamlet HamletShakespeare 1 Answer Lucifer Morningstar When angels fall, they also rise 2 Questions 268 Answers 120 Best Answers 1,299 Points View Profile Lucifer Morningstar When angels fall, they also rise Added an answer on July 29, 2019 at 10:31 pm Flowers are handed by Ophelia as symbols of specific meaning after she loses her mind and goes insane. Different flowers symbolize different sentiment. Fennel stands for strength and resolve, Rue is for remorse, violets symbolize faithfulness and innocence, Daisies stand for purity and Rosemary for memory and commemoration. Even though she may not have been the right frame of mind, every flower points to particular character and their actions leading up to the scene in the play. 1 Login to Reply Share Share Share on WhatsApp Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Sorry, you do not have a permission to answer to this question.