Pink tulips are generally thought to represent caring. Tulips in all shades are said to represent love. They are a popular gift that applies to many occasions and relationships.
According to online flower retailers like ProFlowers.com and TeleFlora.com, the tulip represents perfect love. However, each tulip color has its own distinct meaning. Red tulips signify true love and passion, whereas yellow tulips have a cheerful, friendly connotation. Purple tulips have a regal feel, and white tulips signify forgiveness. Because they represent caring, pink tulips make a very versatile gift, appropriate for birthdays, Mother’s Day, Valentine’s Day, get-well wishes and many other occasions, regardless of the relationship with the recipient. The tulip is also the 11th wedding anniversary flower.