The word diamond comes from the Greek word adamas which means unconquerable and enduring. Many also believe that the fire in the diamond symbolises the constant flame of love.
Most diamonds are formed more than a billion years ago, deep in the earth. The largest diamond ever found is not on earth, but faraway in space. The diamond is fifty light years from earth and is a 10 billion-trillion-trillion carat diamond. Lucy. After it was discovered in 2004, astronomers nicknamed the space diamond Lucy after the Beatles song 'Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds'.
There are no flowers traditionally associated with this anniversary. Put together a bouquet with one different white flower for each decade together. There is also a lovely lavender thornless rose bush called "Diamond Anniversary" and another one called "Diamond Wishes".
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