Wedding Flowers in the Stars
Really struggling to choose your wedding flowers or plan your bouquet styles? Why not refer to your star sign to guide you in the right direction...
TAURUS are of the Earth Sign. They tend to be home-loving, conventional and gourmand. Their colours are pale pink, green and blue, with their stone being diamond, the girl's best friend. In terms of wedding flowers, they will affiliate with the sweet William (Dianthus barbatus), scented stock, fruit-bearing trees, lavender, lilac, aster, lily of the valley and sweet pea.
CANCER are in the Water Sign and they tend to be secretive, protective and caring. Silver and metallic blue are their natural colours and their stone is pearl. Their suiting wedding flowers are cornflower, ammi or Queen Anne's lace, delphinium, ferns, plumbago, passionflower, hydrangea and iris.
LEO are in the Fire Sign and they are usually extroverts, faithful and larger than life. Their astrological colours are golden, yellow and orange, with their birth stone being ruby. Safflower, croton, Joseph's coat, marigold, gerbera, crocosmia, dahlia, clivia and sunflower are their suiting wedding flowers.
VIRGO are of the Earth Sign. They are meant to be practical and modest perfectionists suiting the colours navy and chocolate. Virgo's stone is peridot, a green variety of olivine. The wedding flowers which will suit Virgos are monkshood, hypericum or St John's wort, chrysanthemum, eucalyptus, veronica, violet, ivy, and thistle.
LIBRA are born in the Air Sign and tend to be elegant, diplomatic and romantic sorts suiting all shades of green. Their birth stone is sapphire, with their wedding flowers being chincherinchee, Moluccella or bells of Ireland, cymbidium orchid, gardenia, tea roses, tuberose, freesia and gladiolus.
SCORPIO are of the Water Sign. Scorpions are sensual, determined and dangerous, their colours suiting their personality with maroon and blood red. The opal is their birth stone. Their flowers are the venus fly trap, Alpinia or pink ginger, Amaranthus or love lies bleeding, red hot poker, hibiscus, peony, cactus and anthurium.
SAGITTARIUS are of Fire Sign and are often straightforward, optimistic and playful. Their astrological colours are royal blue and deep purple, with their stone being topaz. The flowers which suit Sagittarians are Eremurus or foxtail lily, eustoma, Liatris or blazing star, carnation, crocus, muscari, berried plants and alliu.
CAPRICORNS are born in the Earth Sign and are hard-working, ambitious and respectable suiting the colours grey and dark green. Their stone is turquoise and their wedding flowers are