Floral Astrology: What Wedding Flower Are You?
Whether you are passionate about your zodiac sign based on your birthday or have chosen a zodiac sign for your wedding date, consider your floral astrology as you choose blooms for your wedding day! When you are debating tulips versus roses, look to the stars for inspiration and guidance. Are you a romantic Cancer or fiery Aries? Discover our floral astrology guide to let the flowers pick themselves!
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Aries: March 21 – April 20
Aries is the first sign in the zodiac, and signifies something new. Honeysuckle blooms in early spring, which is the season most commonly associated with rebirth and discovery – perfectly aligned with Aries season! The honeysuckle flower is a tiny bud on a larger vine and is known for its intoxicating scent.
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Taurus: April 21 – May 21
Tauruses are known for being strong and compassionate, and also appreciate the beautiful things in life. Similar to a poppy flower, they are well-rooted and exude beauty and positivity. If your wedding is at Wayfarers, it is only appropriate to incorporate the California Poppy into your wedding day!
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Gemini: May 22 – June 21
Geminis are imaginative and creative beings with fun-loving ang high sociable personalities. Lavender’s bright violet hue and intense scent makes it a perfect match for the playful Gemini.
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Cancer: June 22 – July 22
Flower: White Rose
Often considered for being the most emotional of the zodiac signs, Cancers are known for their romantic side and delicate nature. White roses are elegant, subtle and a sign of romanticism. Commonly signifying love, the white rose is fitting for the Cancer that leads with their open heart.
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Leo: July 23 – August 22
Leos’ happy disposition brings a smile to everyone’s face, making it only natural that the sunflower brings a similar sunniness! Dominant, extroverted, self-confident and dignified, Leos act big and reveal their loving spirit. The big centers and bright petals of the sunflower reflect these traits attributed to the Leo sign.
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Virgo: August 23 – September 23
Wise, modest and and have a penchant for detail, Virgos also have a fun-loving and lightheaded side different from their shy exterior. Dainty daisy-like buttercup, with its bright yellow color and tiny buds, leans into the delicate nature of Virgos but also plays into their playful personality.
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Libra: September 24 – October 23
Romantic, charming and gentle, Libras are a thoughtful and naturally kind sign. Roses are universally adored by all, just as Libras are loved by everyone they meet. Roses also signify love, which Libras lust after with their “hopeless romantic” desires.
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Scorpio: October 24 – November 22
Scorpios are known for their powerful and passionate qualities. Like the many petals of geraniums, they have many sides to them, leaving people around them to never quite know what they’re thinking. Deeply sensitive and intense, Scorpios are also sensual and passionate, just as the bold and fierce color of the geranium flower.
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Sagittarius: November 23 – December 21
Independent, open-minded and energetic spirits, Sagittarians crave adventure, travel and have a lust for life. Carnations aptly reflect the fire sign’s passionate nature, hunger for new experiences, intellect and good fortune. The carnation is also known for its long-lasting qualities, which personify the strength and endurance of the Sagittarius sign.
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Capricorn: December 22 – January 20
Known for being hardworking and reliable, Capricorns enjoy showing off the fruits of their labor, similar to a newly sprung, vibrant pansy. The Capricorn’s responsible, dependable personality makes them ideal caretakers for a long-lasting plant such as the pansy, their soft, velvety petals that add just a hint of luxuriousness Capricorns appreciate.
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Aquarius: January 21 – February 19
An air sign with an honest, loyal and intuitive nature, Aquarians are known to see the positive side of any situation. With its quiet beauty, artful form and inherent grace, orchids are a perfect complement to the spiritual and intuitive characteristics of the Aquarius sign. With symbolism tied to love, beauty and strength, orchids resonate with this birth sign’s sense of loyalty.
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Pisces: February 20 – March 20
A water sign and symbol of two fish, Pisces pairs well with the water lily. With a knack for art and all things whimsical, Pisces enjoy unique shows of affection. Easygoing and affectionate, they lead with emotion rather than rationality and are more often ruled by instinct over intellect. The water lily is a distinctive and unique flower, just like the Pisces sign!
Will you incorporate your zodiac flower into your wedding day? Tag us in your wedding photos at @wayfarers_chapel on Instagram!