The flowers you should pick for a friend based on their star sign

Zodiac signs can reveal a lot about a friend’s personality, but did you know that each sign also has a compatible flower?

Which flowers should you buy your best friend based on their star sign?

If you are looking to surprise your best friend with a lovely bouquet, expert florists, Interflora, have revealed how to pick the perfect flowers for them based on their star sign.

Vicky Wilson, in-house florist at Interflora, said: “Buying flowers for a friend is one of the simplest ways to show you appreciate them. Any bouquet will be sure to put a smile on their face, but thinking of ways to personalise a bouquet beyond a card is a great way to show you care.

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"Take time to consider how their personality may be suited to a particular style or colour and include flowers with symbolic meaning for extra thoughtfulness.’’

This flower blooms early and symbolises new beginnings so complements Aries as the first sign of the zodiac. They also symbolise faithfulness due to their ability to bloom year after year, making them ideal for a loyal friend.
Lillies are a great match for any Taurus as they symbolise devotion and fertility, perfect to complement the sensual nature of a Taurus.
Lavender makes a great gift for a Gemini as its relaxing qualities balance out their social and energetic traits.
Cancers make for loyal friends, as such a longer-lasting flower that requires more care such as a white orchid makes for a perfect present.
Sunflowers are one of the best floral gifts for any Leo. Not only are they in the peak of their season during this zodiac month they are also bold, confident and demand the attention just as Leo’s themselves do.
When looking for a flower to complement a Virgo, the white rose makes an ideal choice. This flower mirrors their reliable nature, whilst also appealing to their understated side.
Tulips are an ideal gift for any Libra. The flower reflects Libras peace making qualities and this classic flower will appeal to their indecisive nature.
A dark red rose is a perfect match for a Scorpio, as this flower complements their passionate side and appeals to their mysterious side.
Look no further than a carnation if you want to appeal to a Sagittarius. This common wedding flower appeals to their romantic side whilst also channelling their strength.
Pansies are a great match for your Capricorn bestie. This tenacious flower reflects the hardworking and persistent nature of Capricorns.
This assertive and free-spirited sign is perfectly complemented by the Iris. This spring flower represents hope and is appropriate for any ambitious Aquarius.
Hydrangeas symbolise emotion and understanding making them an ideal gift for a Pisces, considered to be the most empathetic and compassionate sign of the zodiac. The intricate petals will also appeal to their creative side!