Friends of Hastings Cemetery
Grave Carvings -
Narcissus The triumph of divine love, sacrifice, and eternal life over death, selfishness and sin.
Oak / Oak leaf Strength -
Olive branch Forgiveness, and peace
Palms Martyrdom, or victory over death
Pansy Symbol of remembrance, humility and meditation.
Passion flower Symbol of Christ, Christ’s passion and death, redemption, crucifixion.
Passion flower -
Peacock Eternal life
Pine fertility, regeneration, fidelity
Pineapple hospitality, good host
Poppy peace, rest, sleep, eternal sleep, consolation
Grape and vine -
Laurel wreath -
Lily of the Valley -
Mermaid Dualism of Christ