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BRAMBLE: The bramble was believed to be the burning bush which the Angel of the Lord appeared to Moses in Exodus 3.The bramble has become a symbol of the purity of the Virgin Mary, who bore the flames of Divine love without being consumed.Such interpretation is based upon Canticles 2:3, 'As the apple tree among the trees of wood, so is My beloved among the sons. One says that the Cross was made from the aspen, and that, when the tree realized the purpose for which it was being used, leaves began to tremble with horror and have never ceased.I sat down under His shadow with great delight, and His fruit was sweet to My palate.' This passage is interpreted as referring to Christ. Another is that, when Christ died on the Cross, all the trees bowed in sorrow except the aspen.Newlyweds are often shown carrying a pink in their hands.
Columbine is derived from the Latin word for dove,.
It is found in many cemeteries, both Christian and pagan.