The Perfect Flower to Get Your Mom This Mother's Day, Based on Her Zodiac Sign
Mother's Day is just around the corner, which means it's time to start thinking about flowers.
With so many expensive options out there, it can be nearly impossible to find just the right match for your special mom. That's why we've put together a list of the perfect type of flower for any mom, based on her zodiac sign. And don't worry—if you're on a tight budget, a single flower is the perfect gift to show your mom you really care without breaking the bank.
Aries (March 21 – April 19): Gerbera
The gerbera flower, also known as the African daisy, is a bold flower for a bold mom. She's always on the go and taking life by the horns, even when things get hard. She has an infectious positivity and is constantly on the move, and she needs a flower to match her fiery temperament.
Taurus (April 20 – May 20): Hydrangea
A Taurus mom is usually the powerful backbone of her family, and she's particularly deserving of a gorgeous flower that'll appeal to her elegant sensibilities. While the hydrangea may look delicate, its strength comes from being made up of a bunch of smaller flowers. Your mom also has unseen might that should be acknowledged more often.
Gemini (May 21 – June 20): Azalea
Gemini moms are social butterflies, and the right flower for them is something playful and inviting. That's why a brightly colored azalea is such a great match. They have an incredible scent and an alluring shape that'll make your mom want to show the flower off to all of her friends. The more vibrant, the better.
Cancer (June 21 – July 22): Chrysanthemum
Cancer moms are the most caring, empathetic people you'll ever meet, which unfortunately can also mean that they soak up everyone else's emotions like a sponge. To bring some joy to her this mother's day, try giving her a radiant chrysanthemum. It'll brighten up her day and help her to dispel any negative energy she's picked up along the way.
Leo (July 23 – Aug. 22): Tulip
A Leo mom is beloved by all and adores playing the host, so she'll want a Mother's Day flower that's attention-catching and stands out in a crowd. Like a tulip thrives by soaking up the rays of the sun, your mom is happiest when she is showered with affection. A tulip achieves just that.
Virgo (Aug. 23 – Sep. 22): Calla Lily
A Virgo mom typically prefers to keep things tidy and minimalistic, so she'll prefer a flower that fits right in with her aesthetic. The calla lily has a sophisticated curve that'll fit right into her perfect home like a piece of modern art. She'll definitely appreciate the time you spent researching the flower that's her perfect match.
Libra (Sep. 23 – Oct. 22): Carnation
A Libra mom will appreciate any flower you give her, but we think a carnation is especially appropriate for the mother who always puts others first and does everything in her power to keep the peace. She loves simplicity and is always sharing her kindness, and a carnation is a kindness repaid.
Scorpio (Oct. 23 – Nov. 21): Orchid
There's something a little bit mysterious yet captivating about the orchid that makes it perfect for a Scorpio mom. She tends to keep her distance from everyone but her closest friends and the family she cherishes. Not everyone can get close to her, and she'd prefer to keep things that way, but she'll be captivated by this unique flower.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22 – Dec. 21): Iris
Your Sagittarius mom has an adventurous spirit and an eye for the unique, so she requires a bold flower that'll completely capture her imagination. With its striking colors and unusual petal formation, she'll love an iris. The flower will speak to her heart, fulfilling the spiritual side of her nature.
Capricorn (Dec. 22 – Jan. 19): Rose
Capricorn moms are perhaps the most traditional of the entire zodiac, and they like to keep things totally classic. That's why they're all about receiving a rose on Mother's Day. Your mom loves sticking with the customs, and a pink rose perfectly captures her passion for life and dedication to her family. She's the ultimate mom, and she should be recognized for that.
Aquarius (Jan. 20 – Feb. 18): Lily
Your Aquarius mom is one-of-a-kind and original, and the flower they receive on Mother's Day should also be a standout. The lily is just right for her unmatched adaptability. Since there are 90 different species of the flower, each with their own unique colors and shapes, you're sure to find one that feels exactly right for your go-with-the-flow mom.
Pisces (Feb. 19 – March 20): Kalanchoe
Pisces moms are creative and have big imaginations, but can often seem like they have far too much on their plate. That's why she'll deeply appreciate a truly unique flower, like a kalanchoe succulent. Not only will she admire its rare beauty, but she'll love having something that will survive and stick around while being low maintenance. She already has enough to worry about.
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