Star Signs and Flowers - Which Flower Are You?
No matter what you believe about star signs, it’s always fun to look at how different symbols can relate to you. You may be looking to buy flowers for someone else based on their star sign, or maybe you’re curious about your own sign. Wild Poppies has flowers for all signs, from Cancers to Capricorns, Virgos to Pisces. Here’s everything you need to know about star signs and flowers.
March 21 – April 20
Aries is the first astrological sign in the zodiac. This fire sign is passionate, motivated, and a confident leader. They are continuously looking for speed and competition, always wanting to be the first in everything.
Star sign flowers: Honeysuckle
The honeysuckle flower signifies happiness. It matches Aries as they are sweet to the senses of others. Aries naturally entice others with charm and are able to make their way through any challenge that comes their way.
April 21 – May 21
Luxury and comfort are among some things Taurus zodiac signs love. They need to be surrounded by love and materialistic things yet they still have the ability to see things from a grounded and realistic perspective.
Star sign flowers: Poppy
Poppies have long been used as a symbol of sleep and peace. This matches Taurus as they are all about giving and receiving pleasure.
May 22 – June 21
Gemini represents two different personalities in one. For this reason they're adaptable, outgoing, and intelligent. On the other side, they also have a tendency to get serious, thoughtful, and restless.
Star sign flowers: Lavender
The purple colour of lavender symbolises royalty, elegance, and luxury. Lavender also spreads itself far and wide for everyone to enjoy. This matches Gemini as they are known to be pulled into many directions.
Read more in our article on 'Flowers for Different Personality Types'.
June 22 – July 22
Cancer zodiac sign is one of the most loving and sensitive signs. Those under this sign are capable of huge empathy and patience. They care deeply about matters of the family and their home.
Star sign flowers: White Rose
The white rose symbolises purity, innocence, sympathy and spirituality. These all appeal to the Cancer’s sensitivity and romanticism. They are highly perceptive, react to others warmly and are natural healers.
Read more in our article called, 'The Meaning of Flowers and their Colours'.
July 23 – August 22
Leo’s are natural born leaders. They are warm-hearted, generous, creative and loving. Those born under this sign think and act big, they love being the centre of attention.
Star sign flowers: Sunflower
Sunflowers symbolise adoration, loyalty and longevity. This all matches Leo’s big hearted personality. Sunflowers reflect happiness and warmth, which matches the confidence and loving spirit of Leo’s.
August 23 – September 23
Virgo’s are naturally humble, down to earth beings. They are always putting others before themselves. Those born under this sign are usually modest and shy but have a wise and witty side as well.
Star sign flowers: Buttercup
Buttercup flowers symbolise neatness and humility. This matches Virgos as are they are organised and very observant. They have a natural eye for detail, and can be very analytical.
September 24 – October 23
Romantic and charming, those born under this zodiac sign are naturally kind and gentle. They may have a fixation on balance and harmony. They’re ready to do anything to avoid conflict and keep the peace.
Roses represent everything from love to innocence. Bluebells represent humility or sometimes gratitude. It matches Libra’s unique ability to see the hidden meanings in things and expose the underlying evidence for what it is.
October 24 – November 22
Scorpios know what they want and aren't afraid to work hard to get it. They will research until they find out the truth. It’s a zodiac sign that lives to experience and express emotions.
Star sign flowers: Geranium
The Geranium flower embodies a sense of romance and power. They are also regarded as an omen of good fortune and prosperity, they’re a fitting match for the Scorpio’s fierce potential.
If you want to know more about what flowers you should give for any specific occasion, check out our gift guide - ' Which Flowers Are Appropriate for the Occasion?'
November 23 – December 21
Strong, independent spirits and full of energy, Sagittarians are open-minded and looking for new ways to do things. They are very ambitious, optimistic and love to explore.
Star sign flowers: Carnation
Carnations reflect Saggitarius’ passionate nature, hunger for adventure, intellect and good fortune. It’s a flower known for its long-lasting nature, and is a multi-dimensional flower perfect for this sign.
December 22 – January 20
The most stable and serious of the zodiac signs, Capricorn’s are an earth sign. They are deeply rooted and happiest when the ground around them is secure and steady.
Star sign flowers: Pansy
Pansy flower symbolises the love or admiration of one person for another. The word pansy is from the verb pensee in French meaning to think, something that Capricorn’s spend most of their time doing.
Read more in our 'NZ Flower Calendar from January to December'.
January 21 – February 19
Aquarian’s love independence but are also very loyal to the people they love. This free spirited air sign thrives on romance and can be relied on when times get tough.
Star sign flowers: Orchid
The orchid goes well with an Aquarian’s loyalty and intuitiveness. Orchid’s represent love and strength. This is fitting for Aquarian’s who are natural humanitarians.
February 20 – March 20
Pisces adore exploring their boundless imaginations. This zodiac sign is characterised by empathy and leads with emotion first. They can be emotionally swayed by other people’s feelings too.
Star sign flowers: Water Lily
Pisces can be uncomfortable with grand gestures of affection. Therefore water lily is for this zodiac sign as it symbolises purity. Even when they get emotional they can turn to their natural creative abilities to get grounded.
It’s always fun checking out star signs and finding out something new about yourself or someone you know. You can order star sign flowers at Wild Poppies either online or call us on 0800 809 453.