Flowers are lovely, you cannot deny that, and they come with a beautiful fragrance. Many cultures and religions incorporate flowers in celebrations such as weddings. And you will want to pay special attention to flowers on May 20th as it is Flower Day. Flowers are beautiful and valuable, so toast to them. In celebration of the holiday, environmentalists and conservationists raise awareness about endangered flower species and how they can be protected. Do you have a favorite flower or one that means a lot to you? Let’s now take a look and see what flower represents each zodiac sign.
Aries – Honeysuckle
Aries represents a fresh start as it is the first fire sign of the zodiac. If you have the Aries sun, moon, or rising sign (or all three), you are passionate, have a youthful characteristic, and enthusiastically approach life. Honeysuckle blooms in the first part of spring, and that flower is associated with fresh starts because it blooms in the early spring. Therefore, it is a perfect fit for Aries. To make it even more appropriate, the hot pink color matches the fiery nature of Aries, and its ruling planet, Mars.
Taurus – Lily of the Valley
Taurus is the second fixed sign representing stability, love for material things, and comfort. So if you are a Taurus, you can relate to whether you have the sun, moon, or rising sign. You are patient, and you are also stoic, which is why the ideal flower that is associated with the sign is the Lily of the Valley. This lovely flower is known to be sweet as it has a sweet fragrance and soothing energy. This flower is also known to withstand cold temperatures, which is why it grows in cooler climates, so it has a stubborn and tenacious characteristic, like Taurus!
Gemini – Azalea
Gemini is the third and mutable sign of the zodiac, and it is versatile and communicative. If you have a Gemini sun, moon, or rising sign, you are known to be social and communicative, and you can change your mood and mind quickly. Therefore, a versatile flower, the Azalea, is ideal for you. Azaleas come in various colors and can adapt to different places, which fits the mutable nature of Gemini. The flower is also bold and expressive, which matches the characteristics of Gemini too.
Cancer – White Rose
Cancer is the fourth water sign, and it s the sign that is the most known to be caring, sensitive and emotional. And if you are a Cancer, whether it is your sun, moon, or rising sign, you will relate to those traits. You may once in a while delve into the unknown, but you prefer to stick to your comfort zone. The ideal flower for Cancer is the white rose because of its pure and innocent nature, which is associated with elegance and love. However, the rose has thorns, representing how Cancers can turn on others if they feel slighted!
Leo – Sunflower
Leo is the fifth fixed fire sign, and if you are a Leo, whether it is the sun, moon, or rising sign, you would have a cheerful demeanor and do what you can to show off as you want others to notice you. You are also loyal and warm. The sunflower is ideal for you because it is a sunny flower, as they are large, bright, and distinctive, making them difficult to ignore. Therefore, these flowers can be considered the center of attention since they are so bright and large!
Virgo – Buttercup
Virgo is the sixth mutable earth sign known to be detail-oriented, analytical, practical, and hard-working. If you have a sun, moon, or rising sign in Virgo, you will understand this. And the ideal flower for you would be the buttercup. When you think of the buttercup, there is a sophistication about them, and Virgo is not known to be sophisticated, but the flower relates to the sign because of the neatness of the flower. The structure of the buttercup is so detailed and can blend into the background, like Virgo!
Libra – Rose
Libra is the seventh air cardinal sign ruled by romantic Venus, which is why relationships and peace are essential to Libra. You would understand this well if you have a sun, moon, or rising sign in Libra. That is why the ideal flower for Libra is the rose. Everyone loves roses, a classic symbol of love and peace. Roses are a great fit in any social setting, as they are an excellent fit for weddings, romantic dinners, proms, and so on, the same way that Libras can make themselves at home in any social setting because of their charming nature.
Scorpio – Geranium
Scorpio is the eighth fixed water sign, and it is about mystery and passion. If you have a sun, moon, or rising sign in Scorpio, you are intriguing, passionate, mysterious, and private. You have plenty of sides to you and do not want anyone to know what you think or feel. People should expect the unexpected from you, so Geranium is your ideal flower. First, geraniums grow in different colors, as you never know which one you will get, as they are mysterious before they bloom. Secondly, Scorpios don’t have a large circle of friends as they keep a few who they trust in their process, and the Geranium grows in a tight-knit way, which resembles Scorpio’s circle of friends.
Sagittarius – Queen Anne’s Lace
Sagittarius is the ninth mutable fire sign, and it is known to be adventurous, optimistic, and loves to expand comfort zones. Therefore, if your sun, moon, or rising sign is in Sagittarius, you would have an aspect of this resonating with you. The ideal flower closest to Sagittarius is Queen Anne’s lace, as this flower will grow beyond the enclosure; it is, in the same way Sagittarius spreads its wings. This plant also blooms very well and brings a lot of beauty wherever it is, the same way Sagittarius brings in a lot of fun. Additionally, like Sagittarius’ adaptable and social nature, Queen Anne’s lace is adaptable to its environment.
Capricorn – Pansies
Capricorn is the cardinal earth sign, and it is known to be ambitious, tenacious, hard-working, and resilient. If you have a sun, moon, or rising sign in Capricorn, then you would understand, and you also love to show off the fruits of your labor, as you deserve to do that. The ideal flower for Capricorn is the pansy. Pansies are colorful flowers when they bloom, and they are appropriate for Capricorn because they can withstand the harshest conditions without sun and bloom beautifully. Capricorn goes through sweat and tears to build anything important to them and show it off.
Aquarius – Orchid
Aquarius is a fixed air sign, and the traits of this sign are friendliness but distance and marching to their drummer. If you are an Aquarius sun, moon, or rising sign, you may find that you don’t like to go along with the crowd and stay distant, but once you get to know someone, you are not so shy, and you are energetic. The ideal flower for you is the orchid. You have offbeat ideas so that you may stand out. The orchid stands out because of its shape and gorgeous deep blue color. It is not like other flowers.
Pisces – Water Lily
Pisces is the last sign in the zodiac as it is a mutable and water sign. When you think about the water signs, you can think of Cancer as the ocean, Scorpio as a stagnant pond, and Pisces as a shallow lake. The traits of this sign are intuition, empathy, and imagination. If you have a sun, moon, or rising sign in Pisces, you can relate. There is also an affinity to art; the water lily is the perfect flower for the sign. There is an artsy characteristic about the flower, and it thrives in shallow waters and stays on the edge of flow-moving rivers, which also relates to Pisces as they go with the flow.
If you have a friend of a particular zodiac sign, you will want to head to the nursery before Flower Day on May 20th. Surprise your friend with a flower that matches their zodiac sign, they will appreciate it, and you can talk about why the flower you got them is a perfect fit for their sign. You never know, as someone may do the same thing for you. Or, if not, head to the nursery and get yourself the ideal flower for your sign. You should also learn to grow the fitting flowers at home if you want to do that.