The astrological sign of Leo is one of the most summery of star signs around and that is certainly reflected in its characteristics and the flowers that represent those who were born under its influence. We’re going to show you today how to select the perfect flowers for Leo and to make sure that no celebration is without the best flowers during the sign of the Lion.
What are the characteristics of Leo?
Those born under the sign of Leo are amongst the most confident of any of the zodiac signs and are believed to make the strongest leaders of all the star signs. Other significant other traits include:
What are the birth flowers for Leo?
Leo falls between July 23rd and August 22nd during the height of summer. Naturally, one of the birth flowers for this star sign is the humble sunflower, which is a harbinger of the season. Yellow is somewhat of a recurring theme when it comes to birth flowers for Leo as marigolds are the other significant symbolic flowers that compliment the sign, which is fitting as they are sometimes known as the “herb of the sun” and are seen as being symbolic of lions with it’s mane-like appearance.
What are the best flowers to surprise a Leo with?
Beautiful orchids come in many colours but perhaps the best choice for a Leo, would be a yellow or orange orchid to signify their natural vitality or a purple orchid to honour their sense of self esteem.
Chrysanthemums are symbolic of many different things but crucially they signify loyalty and devotion making them a perfect gift for a Leo in your life.
Celandine is a simple wild flower that is part of the buttercup family and with its bright yellow colour and symbolism of joys yet to come, it is a perfect flower for the ever optimistic Leo.
If Leo were a flower it would be?
With their golden mane and their desire to “reach the unreachable” star, the perfect flower for a Leo is a Sunflower: a symbol of sunshine, joy and generosity. As if there was ever any doubt.
A few famous Leos:
- Jennifer Lawrence
- Ben Affleck
- Robert De Niro
- Steve Carrell
- Sandra Bullock
- Mick Jagger
Overall the best flowers to enthral a Leo are the brightest, sunniest and most refined varieties and this reflects the energetic and bold nature of those lucky enough to be born under the sign of the Lion.
Impress a special Leo close to you with the most beautiful sunflower bouquets, to make their birthday extra bright. With our international flower delivery service to 100 countries you can send a surprise bouquet from anywhere so that you never feel too far from your special someone.