Each sign of the zodiac has certain flowers associated with it, and these flowers are said to be particularly appealing to the person born under that particular sign, perfectly matching up with their personality and characteristics.
This can be really useful to know, especially when choosing which flowers to fill your home with, or when sending flowers to somebody as a gift!
Aries (March 21st – April 19th)
If you were born under the sign of Aries, your birth flowers are honeysuckle and thistle.
You are strong and determined, with plenty of charm and grace. People can’t resist your energy, Aries, just like bees can’t resist the appeal of honeysuckle!
Taurus (April 20th – May 20th)
The birth flowers for those born under Taurus are Roses, Poppy’s and Foxglove flowers.
You enjoy the finer things in life, so a beautiful, extravagant bouquet of roses is ideal for you. You are also resilient, and can weather the storm, just like a flower which grows, withers, and comes back stronger.
Gemini (May 21st – June 20th)
The birth flowers of Gemini are lavender and lily of the valley flowers.
Gemini’s tend to be creative, and expressive with a big imagination. The bold colours and beautiful, unique scent of lavender and lily will appeal to this side of a Gemini’s personality.
Cancer (June 21st – July 22nd)
If you were born under the sign of Cancer, your birth flowers are any that are pure white in colour, especially white roses.
The purity of white flowers matches well with the sweet, good natured and endearing traits of a Cancerian’s personality.
Leo (July 23rd – August 22nd)
The birth flowers for a Leo are Marigold’s and Sunflowers.
Like a Leo, these flowers are bold, bright and dramatic. A huge bouquet of colourful sunflowers, marigolds and other bright flowers such as orange gerberas are perfect for a Leo.
Virgo (August 23rd – September 22nd)
Chrysanthemums are the birth flower of Virgo’s, but any small flower such as buttercups, narcissus and asters are perfect for this sign.
Small, but perfectly formed flowers like these suit Virgo’s due to their keen eye for detail and intricate perfection.
Libra (September 23rd – October 22nd)
The birth flowers for those born under the sign of Libra are bluebells and large roses, although other flowers such as hydrangeas, asters, and large daises are also associated with this sign.
This sign has an eye for classic beauty and art, making these beautiful flowers a perfect arrangement for Libra’s.
Scorpio (October 23rd – November 21st)
Dark red flowers such as geraniums are the birth flowers for Scorpio’s, although heather and honeysuckle are also associated with this sign.
The mysterious, intuitive and intelligent nature of Scorpio’s will love the dramatic, yet mysterious bright red hues of these flowers.
Sagittarius (November 22nd – December 21st)
The birth flowers for you if you were born under Sagittarius are carnations! This beautiful flower comes in a wide range of colours, although pink and white carnations are most suited to Sagittarius.
Loveable and fun, Sagittarians will love this classic flower for its uncomplicated, pretty appearance.
Capricorn (December 22nd – January 19th)
The birth flowers for anybody born under the sign of Capricorn are pansy and ivy flowers. Baby’s breath, willow and magnolia are also perfect for this sign.
Aquarius (January 20th – February 18th)
Orchid flowers are commonly associated as the birth flower for Aquarians. A non-conventional and forward thinking sign, Aquarians are also suited to non-conventional, striking flowers such as birds of paradise, elderberry, kiwi and fruit trees.
Pisces (February 19th – March 20th)
The birth flower for the sign of Pisces is water lilies, particularly those with sea green or crimson blooms.
Pisces are incredibly spiritual and intuitive, and water lilies are the symbolic flower of development, growth, progress and purity making them perfect for a Piscerian.