Remember that old pick-up-line, "What's your sign?" How about asking, "What's your stem?" Put a new spin on flower-giving with flowers that match your recipient's zodiac sign.
See which blooms are best by selecting a sign:
Aries: Mar. 21-Apr. 20 | Taurus: Apr. 21-May 21 | Gemini: May 22-June 21 | Cancer: June 22-July 22 | Leo: July 23-Aug. 22 | Virgo: August 23-Sept. 23 | Libra: Sept. 24-Oct. 23 | Scorpio: Oct. 24-Nov. 22 | Sagittarius: Nov. 23-Dec. 21 | Capricorn: Dec. 22-Jan. 20 | Aquarius: Jan. 21-Feb. 19 | Pisces: Feb. 20-Mar. 20
Aries: March 21-April 20
- Daring and lively
- Revolutionary and brave
- Eager and self-assured
- Vibrant and clever
Aries people delight in spontaneity and always rise to a challenge. They like to come in first, in sport or in business, and are experts in the championing of causes.
The boldly-colored amaryllis and tulip complement Aries' confident and dynamic nature.
Taurus: April 21-May 21
- Tolerant and dependable
- Kind-hearted and affectionate
- Unrelenting and unwavering
- Calm and protective
Taurus’ feel most at home in natural, stable environments where they can reflect. Cool and composed, they enjoy the simple comforts and pleasures home, friends, and family.
Taurus’ are particularly drawn to pink blooms. The iris, aster, and fragrant Lily of the Valley also appeal to Taurus' down-to-earth nature.
Gemini: May 22-June 21
- Flexible and resourceful
- Talkative and clever
- Scholarly and articulate
- Young-at-heart and vivacious
Geminis’ are master communicators and multi-taskers. They are drawn to novelty and the unusual, and enjoy variety in life.
Geminis’ are attracted to uniquely-shaped blooms such as alstroemeria, geraniums, and daffodils.
Cancer: June 22-July 22
- Demonstrative and loving
- Instinctive and inventive
- Insightful and careful
- Protective and compassionate
Cancers thrive on romance. They are enthusiastic hobbyists who enjoy social gatherings and the comforts of home.
Cancers love flowers that symbolize romance and loyalty, such as the rose, iris, and Queen Anne's Lace.
Leo: July 23-August 22
- Generous and big-hearted
- Imaginative and keen
- Open-minded and unreserved
- Loyal and loving
Leos have a penchant for drama, pageantry, and grandeur. They often live lavishly and are willing to gamble.
Since Leo's ruling planet is the sun, and gold is it's color, sunflowers are a natural choice. Leo flora also includes the carnation and gerbera.
Virgo: August 23-September 23
- Unassuming and reserved
- Particular and dependable
- Practical and conscientious
- Sharp and analytical
Virgos crave order and cleanliness. They feel a powerful connection to the earth and have very healthy lifestyles.
While Virgos have a fondness for wildflowers such as the gladiolus and cornflower, they also appreciate chrysanthemums and veronica.
Libra: September 24-October 23
- Diplomatic and sophisticated
- Romantic and charming
- Laid-back and sociable
- Idealistic and harmonious
Gentle and welcoming, Librans have a fondness for the finer things in life. They are seldom selfish, crave harmony, and are more than willing to share.
Libra flora include delicate, elegant flowers such as the dahlia, tuberose, and cyclamen.
Scorpio: October 24-November 22
- Strong-minded and forceful
- Sensitive and instinctive
- Powerful and passionate
- Exciting and charismatic
Scorpios are masters of persuasion. Natural truth-seekers, they delight in uncovering mysteries and love being involved in work they feel is meaningful.
Scorpios are drawn to bold and exotic flowers such as the gerbera, orchid, and hibiscus.
Sagittarius: November 23-December 21
- Optimistic and freedom-loving
- Fun-loving and good-humored
- Truthful and forthright
- Intellectual and theoretical
Sagittarians yearn for freedom. They love to travel, are fascinated with justice and law, and like getting to the heart of the matter.
Sagittarians are especially fond of purple-toned flowers. The azalea, anemone, and liatris all match the Sagittarian's cheery disposition.
Capricorn: December 22-January 20
- Sensible and careful
- Determined and well-organized
- Patient and cautious
- Witty and proud
Capricorns are known for their reliability and professionalism. They set firm foundations and are driven by a sense of purpose.
Capricorns are partial to blooms that signify tradition, such as the chrysanthemum and poinsettia.
Aquarius: January 21-February 19
- Sociable and compassionate
- Honest and faithful
- Original and creative
- Self-reliant and intellectual
Unconventional, lively, and fun-loving Aquarians are popular companions. They enjoy dreaming and planning for the future and fight for causes they believe in.
Aquarians lean towards blooms that symbolize friendship, such as the tulip. They're also attracted to atypical-looking flowers, such as the daffodil and bird-of-paradise.
Pisces: February 20-March 20
- Imaginative and sensitive
- Compassionate and kind-hearted
- Unselfish and trusting
- Intuitive and understanding
Pisceans take pleasure in dreaming and getting lost in their thoughts. They love solitude, are intrigued by mystery, and have a penchant for the ridiculous.
Dainty or fragrant flowers such as freesia, lilacs, white orchids, and zinnia all appeal to the dreamy Piscean.