Flowers & Astrology
Astrology is any of several traditions or systems in which knowledge of the apparent positions of celestial bodies is held to be useful in understanding, interpreting, and organizing knowledge about reality and human existence on earth. Many of those who practice astrology believe the positions of certain celestial bodies either influence or correlate with people´s personality traits, important events in their lives, and even physical characteristics.
Astrology is a very controversial subject. Some astrologers argue that astrology works by a mechanism that is yet unknown to science and that it is validated by their personal experience when applied in real life cases.
Leaving the controversies aside, it has been proved that a majority of the world´s inhabitants do follow Astrology in their day-to-day life. Astrology interprets many things in ones routine to the stars in which one is born into. So also Flowers & Astrology. Specific flowers are found to have appealing to those who belong to an astrological sign. So, it is obligatory to know what flowers to be gifted to our beloved ones with respect to the their zodiac sign since the appeal to flowers and benevolentness of flowers to their zodiac sign differs.
|Astrological Sign||Birth Flower||Flowers & Plants Suited For Your Sign|
|Aries||Thistle & Honeysuckle Flowers||Opuntia cactus (prickly pear), celosia (cockscomb), thorn-bearing shrubs, red roses, tulips, red peppers, amaryllis flowers|
|Taurus||Rose, Poppy & Foxglove Flowers||Sweet William (Dianthus barbatus), scented stock, fruit-bearing trees, lavender, lilac, aster, lily of the valley, sweet pea flowers|
|Gemini||Lavendar & Lily of the Valley Flowers||Solanum (Winter cherries), ranunculus, maidenhair fern (Addiantum), solidago (goldenrod), acacia (mimosa, wattle), daffodil, nut-bearing trees, cactus|
|Cancer||White Flowers, especially Rose Flowers||Cornflower (Centaurea cyanus), Ammi (Queen Anne's lace), delphinium, ferns, plumbago, passionflower, hydrangea, iris flowers|
|Leo||Marigold & Sunflower||Safflower (Carthamus), croton, Joseph's coat (Codiaeum), marigold, gerbera, crocosmia, dahlia, clivia, sunflower|
|Virgo||Bright small flower e.g. Buttercup||Monkshood (Aconitum), hypericum (St John's wort), chrysanthemum, eucalyptus, veronica, violet, ivy, thistle flowers|
|Libra||Bluebells & large Rose Flowers||Chincherinchee (Ornithogalum), Moluccella (bells of Ireland), Cymbidium orchid, gardenia, tea roses, tuberose, freesia, gladiolus flowers|
|Scorpio||Dark red flowers e.g. Geraniums||Venus fly trap (Dionaea), Alpinia (pink ginger), Amaranthus (love lies bleeding), red hot poker (Kniphofia), hibiscus, peony, cactus, anthurium flowers|
|Sagittarius||Carnation Flowers||Eremurus (foxtail lily), eustoma (lisianthus), Liatris (blazing star), carnation, crocus, muscari, berried plants, allium flowers|
|Capricorn||Pansy & Ivy Flowers||Statice, holly, African violet, ivy, philodendron, kentia palm, snowdrop, jasmine flowers|
|Aquarius||Orchid Flowers||Eryngium (sea holly), arum lily (Zantedeschia), bird of paradise (Strelitzia), pitcher plant (Sarracenia), banksia, protea, yucca, aloe flowers|
|Pisces||Water Lily Flowers||Madonna lily (Lilium candidum), Euphorbia marginata, Cyperus (papyrus), stephanotis, jasmine, lilac, narcissus, gypsophila flowers|