Plants And Astrology: A Guide To Flowers Of The Zodiac

Flowers On A Table Next To A Zodiac Signs A Candle And Other Ritual Objects
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Astrology is an ancient practice of following the celestial bodies in the sky to make predictions about life here on earth and guide decision making. Many people today follow their signs if only for fun and entertainment, but some believe there is truth in the stars. One of these truths may be a preference for plants and flowers that match your astrological sign.

Combining Plants and Astrology

Whether or not you are a firm believer in what the stars have to say, it can be fun to use zodiac signs when making choices about plants. The characteristic traits of each zodiac sign can lead to associated flowers and plants. Choosing flowers for your astrological sign can be quite enjoyable.

Use flowers of the zodiac to select a gift plant for someone. Choosing the flower associated with their sign makes a great, unique, and personalized gift. Alternatively, you may want to use plants associated with your own sign when making choices about houseplants to add in your home. You could also design a zodiac garden using one or two plants from each of the signs.

Astrological Flowers and Plants

Here are some examples of zodiac plants and astrological flowers that are often associated with each of the signs:

Aries (March 21 – April 20)

Taurus (April 21 – May 2)

Gemini (May 22 – June 21)

Cancer (June 22 – July 22)

Leo (July 23 – August 22)

Virgo (August 23 – September 23)

Libra (September 24 – October 23)

Scorpio (October 24 – November 22)

Sagittarius (November 23 – December 21)

Capricorn (December 22 – January 20)

Aquarius (January 21 – February 19)

Pisces (February 20 – March 20)

Mary Ellen Ellis

Mary Ellen Ellis has been gardening for over 20 years. With degrees in Chemistry and Biology, Mary Ellen's specialties are flowers, native plants, and herbs.