Grave vases are a beautiful, yet practical way to display flowers to brighten up a grave and to remember loved ones. Suitable to use at cemeteries and churchyards to mark graves and cremation memorials, they are available in a range of colours, shapes and designs, and tend to be made of durable materials to weather the elements well, remaining in good condition.
What to Consider
You will want your loved one's resting place to always look its best to honour and remember them, and a good quality, durable grave vase will help with this. Grave vases need to be able to withstand the different types of weather so that they can last a good time and remain looking good. When choosing your grave vase, think about what looks nice to you, but also what your deceased loved one would like too. The type of flowers that will be placed in the grave vase may also help with your decision, as some may be better suited to particular types of flowers.
Grave vases come in different shapes, for example, cylinder or cone-shaped vases are popular. You can also consider what would sit nicely with the headstone you choose. Marble or granite grave vases always look new despite the weather and can be built into the headstone, or added at its base. With marble, you can also engrave the vase with a particular design as well. Bronze and metal vases are popular, both being pretty durable as well.
Whether the grave vase is placed within the headstone, at its base or at the foot of the grave, you will be able to find something suitable to help decorate the grave with the respect and beauty befitting a final resting place.
Along with the headstone, the grave vase you choose will give your loved one a final resting place of peace and beauty.