Flower Tattoos

Choosing a Birth Flower Tattoo

How to choose a birth flower tattoo? Flower tattoos look very nice and beautiful on a body. Because of they are so adaptable, symbolical and imaginatively interesting, they are one of the most loved tattoo pictures.

Though the most celebrated birth flower tattoos are lotus, rose, lilies and Hawaiian flowers, there are a lot of many other flowers and their varieties that you can use to make a tattoo. So if you decide to make a flower tattoo, why not to choose your birth flower sign in order to make you tattoo even more symbolical and important to you.

January. The ruffled-like carnation is January’s birth flower. And its meaning can differ depending on the color. The white carnation symbolizes purity and luck, the pink – romance and the red carnation suggest love.

Carnation Flower Tattoo

February. Striking iris is February’s birth flower and it can be purple, white or yellow. Their meaning can also differ depending on the color. Purple iris represents royalty and yellow – connoting passion. But generally they suggest love, wisdom and faith.

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March. Yellow daffodil – the first flower of spring is March’s birth flower. Because of this it is associated with rebirth and new beginning and can also symbolize the promise of happiness and joy.

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April. Daisy is April’s birth flower. It symbolizes purity and innocence and can be of different colors: like red, pink, orange and green.

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May. Lily known for its strikingly attractive petals is May’s birth flower. It is linked with the Virgin Mary and can symbolize purity of the heart, sweetness, chastity and humility.

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June. Rose – one of the most famous flowers is June’s birth flower. Generally it is a flower that represents love and passion, though it has many meanings depending on its color.

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July. Delphinium which means lightness and levity is July’s birth flower. It is named after the Greek word dolphin because its petals look like the fins and tail of a dolphin.

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August. Gladiola is Augusts’ birth flower. It is called so because since it looks similar to a sword and stands for integrity and strength. It has beautiful blooms and tall stems.

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September. Aster which has long been known to possess magical powers is September’s birth flower. It is known as the symbol of talisman of love and is supposed to drive away wicked spirits.

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October. The bright and colorful marigold is October’s birth flower. It was initially called “Mary’s Gold” and symbolizes passion and creativity.

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November. The chrysanthemum which symbolizes joy, long life, compassion and optimism is November’s flower. It is considered a noble flower in Asia and is known as the symbol of the sun.

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December. Narcissus whose legend stems from that of a Greek mythology is December’s birth flower. This is a legend of a young man who fell in love with his own reflection. From that, it has become associated with egotism.

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So next time you want to make a flower tattoo, why not to check your birth flower and have it as your flower tattoo design.