We can see the green olive branch on many signs. Many people don’t know much about the symbolic meaning of the olive branch. Today, let’s take a look at the symbolic meaning of the olive branch, the legends about it, and why it has such a meaning.
Olive branch is the branch of olive, and it happens to be the national tree of Greece. It belongs to the family alpiniaceae and is an evergreen shrub. The shape of the tree is very beautiful, with luxuriant branches and leaves. At the same time, it also has a high ornamental value, and is suitable for landscape vegetation, which has made a great contribution to greening. The flowering period of olive is usually from April to May every year, the flowers are small and white, and the fruit matures gradually from September to November.
The olive branch means peace. It was used as a symbol of the revival of the earth in Biblical stories, and later used as a symbol of peace in western countries.