Many people know about the existence of a flower horoscope, because not only planets and gems, but also flowers can patronize.
Flowers, like people, have their character.
The attentive Druids and Celts were especially interested in observing this connection between the months and the days of birth, so they even created a flower horoscope based on their observations.
A person is born on a certain day, and a month is connected to one of the beautiful flowers, so the birth month flowers can tell a lot about you and your close people.
Previously, we have already described all the birthday flowers in this articleso today let’s find out more about the May birth flower or even a May “bouquet” according to the flower horoscope.
May birth flowers
The bouquet of birth flowers for May consists of:
- Lily of the Valley is a symbol for those who were born from May 1 to May 10.
- Purslane is a symbol for those who were born from May 11 to May 20.
- Chamomile is a symbol for those who were born from May 21 to May 31.
May Birth Flowers Lily of the Valley
The fragile “porcelain” flower of the lily of the valley, with a delicate fresh aroma, is well known. But not all people know that its red berries are quite poisonous, just like all other parts of this plant.
People born May 1-10 fall under the auspices of Lily of the Valley. They are sensitive, modest and trusting. But their confidence is not naivety, they have sympathy for people and trust in the good intentions of the people around them.
Excessive gullibility is detrimental to these people, but since they are smart, their confidence does not lead to “disasters.”
“Lily of the Valley” is not too ambitious, moreover, they understand that not in all areas they can succeed. People of this birth flower are generally content with a very modest position and are willing to help their colleagues. They don’t want to compete with other people.
These “flowers” can improve the level of professionalism by their self-affirmation, but certainly not by dominance over others.
As a rule, “Lily of the Valley” pairs up with a person who is ready to take care of them. In turn, they are ready to take care of weaker people, easily take care of children and do not get tired of helping older relatives. Even small money will be enough to create comfort in the house and provide your loved ones with a comfortable life.
“Lily of the valley” rarely thinks about himself, and those around him sometimes abuse his care.
Famous people born under the influence of lily of the valley flowers:
- Nicholas Machiavelli
- Alexander Benois
- audrey hepburn
- charles marx
- Maximilian Robespierre
- Sigmund Freud
- Robert Browning
- Pyotr Tchaikovsky
- robert rossellini
Carlos IX, on May 1, 1561, introduced the tradition of giving lilies of the valley. The king believed that these flowers brought good luck and positive changes, so he gave flowers to all the ladies in the palace. This rite was so loved in France that since then every year men can give ladies beautiful white lily of the valley flowers!
The famous Christian Dior considered the Lily of the Valley as his talisman. He loved to insert a valley twig into his buttonhole. This flower became the star of Dior’s spring-summer collection in 1954, and two years later the scent of the valley was used in the Diorissimo perfume.
In the state symbols of many countries and cities, there is an image of this cute flower: in Holland, Norway, Sweden, Germany and Finland, the lily of the valley even became a national flower!
Legends about lily of the valley flowers
Irish legend says that the small flowers of the lily of the valley are passageways for fairies and goblins. Using these steps, magical creatures rise from the ground to the reed, collect its finest fibers, and weave a soft cradle for them.
Ancient Greek legend says that this flower is linked to the goddess of the hunt Diana.
During the hunt, the Favans wanted to catch the goddess. They followed her for a long time, but she saw them and hurried to run, and beads of sweat poured down her face and body heated by her. And where the drops touched the earth, the Lilies of the Valley grew.
Description of lily of the valley plants
The lily of the valley called “Convallaria Majalis” belongs to the herbaceous plants.
The color of the bell-shaped flowers can be white or white-pink.
These plants can be found in forests. This flower seems so tame and defenseless, although it is a very strong flower that takes root easily, multiplies quickly and even takes over the territory for its reproduction.
May Birth Flower Purslane
Purslane is a birth flower for those who were born from May 11 to May 20.
Purslane can decorate gardens with its flower. This plant can be a dish or seasoning. Also, its extract can be used in medicines.
People who were born during this period are very different, but they have one general quality – patience.
Such people perceive their problems as an integral part of life or as punishment for fictitious sins.
If the “purslane” do not pay attention to your complaints, then patience and hard work will help them achieve many goals.
These people love to carefully explain and describe everything. Such attention to detail helps them to be good specialists in their work, although a brilliant career happens very rarely.
If the representative of this flower manages to get rid of the mixture of suspicion and resentment, then in his personal life everything will be fine!
Famous people born under the influence of purslane:
- Salvador Dali
- katherine hepburn
- Mikhail Bulgakov
- omar khayyam
- Bertrand Russell
- Ho Chi Minh
- colin chapman
- Honore de Balzac
- edward lewis
- Dante Alighieri
Purslane contains vitamins and minerals that increase the general state of health.
This plant can live for 25 years.
Its leaves have a pleasant lemon flavor and a crunchy texture. Thus, you can replace spinach and add it to various recipes.
The plant was used for food and medicinal purposes in ancient Greece and Rome. Hippocrates used it as an ingredient in many drugs. The Arabs in ancient times called this flower “blessed”.
Purslane Flower Description
Purslane plant (lat. Portulaca) – grows in the tropical regions of the Northern Hemisphere and, according to various sources, from one hundred to two hundred varieties.
The flower prefers to grow in a humid sandy place along the banks of rivers and ponds, it grows in fields and gardens near houses. The popularity of a flower in Europe came in the Middle Ages, the British especially liked it as a garden plant. In garden culture, only one species is grown – Portulaca Grandiflora.
Purslane is a magnificent container plant, it can be placed in street vases, pots, hanging baskets, balconies and window boxes.
may birthday flower chamomile
Chamomile may not be the queen of flowers, but people with this flower symbol are charming and intelligent, and it means more than beauty!
Representatives of this flower sign easily captivate people and can use them for their purposes. “Chamomiles” are practical, they will never overspend and are not peculiar to waste. People of this sign know how to benefit from everywhere, without thinking about whether they are right about other people.
The degree of destruction of your life or, conversely, the achievement of good goals depends on the degree of consciousness of the “Chamomiles”.
Oh, these people are not easy! They don’t just strive for the heights, they want to reach for the stars!
Famous people born under the influence of chamomile
- richard wagner
- Arthur Conan Doyle
- laurence oliver
- Isadora Duncan
- Peter Carl Faberge
Chamomile is one of the most popular plants used for medicinal purposes. This white flower is cultivated in many countries. Chamomile raw materials are highly prized for their antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and other properties.
In the cosmetics industry, this flower is also popular, chamomile extract is part of many skin creams. Regular hair The chamomile-infused rinse gives hair a beautiful golden hue.
Description of the chamomile flower
The chamomile plant (lat. Matricaria) is a genus of herbaceous flowering perennials, combining about twenty flowering species in the first year after planting.
Chamomiles grow in Eurasia, America, South Africa and Australia. It is curious that chamomile grew in Central Africa but was destroyed by local tribes because it supposedly attracts evil spirits.
The most famous type of white flower is pharmacy chamomile, which has long been widely used for cosmetic and therapeutic purposes.
Legend about chamomile flowers
In some magical forest, there was a fairy who could heal people. She fell in love with a shepherd. Hidden among the trees, the fairy follows him. Seeing a beautiful stranger, the pastor immediately fell in love with her and they began seeing each other every day. The fairy endowed the shepherd with the ability to heal people.
Thanks to magical power, he became rich and finally forgot about his fairy. And she suffered and cried every day while waiting for the pastor.
With each tear, it became less and less until it was gone. And where the lady’s tears fell, chamomile grew and covered the entire forest meadow.
And the pastor, with each tear that fell, lost the strength of the healer until he lost it completely. Then he remembered his beloved and went to the magic forest. But there he was only received by silence and thousands of flowers.
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