Birth Flower for April

Birth flowers were introduced in the 18th century, along with the language of flowers.  Each month of the year has a flower or two associated with it.

According to the language of flowers, these birth flowers have carry special meanings and symbolism.  These birth flowers are similar to birth stones in this way.

 April’s birth flowers are daisies and sweet peas.

April Birthflower

April Birthflower - Daisy

One of April's birth flowers is the daisy. This is said to be one of the oldest flower breeds on earth. The language of flowers describes daisies as symbolising innocence, purity and new beginnings.  

 Daisies stand for innocence. This originates from the days when young, unmarried women would wear daisies to convey purity and chastity.

Daisies are also typically bought as gifts for loved ones.  They are a bright and cheerful flower.  Daisy bouquets are also popular gifts for Mother’s Day.  They symbolise fertility and motherhood.

April Birthflower
April Birth Flower

Sweet Peas - Birth Flower April

The other birth flower for March is the Sweet pea.  In the language of flowers, sweet peas are an omen of blissful pleasure. Sweet peas are vibrant and bloom in clusters. They also give off a sweet scent, appealing to our senses.

Birth Flower April
Birth Flower of April

Birth Flower of April Gift Ideas

If your birth month is April, then daisies and sweet peas are your go-to flowers.

In our birthflower collection - flower petal pendants have been paired with their matching birthstone.  The petal pendants have been created from real flowers, capturing the essence of each flower.   Elegant and classic, our necklaces are wearable all year round.

April's necklace has lovely touchable textures from the daisy flower. The petal pendants would make a lovely thoughtful gift for a loved one whose birthday falls in the month of April. Or for anyone who simply loves daisies!

Birth Flower Chart - Birth Flower by Month

Click on the months below to read more about birthflowers.

MonthFlower Meaning and Symbolism
January Birthflower
The carnation represents love and affection. The snow drop is a symbol of hope, innocence and purity.
February BirthflowerPrimrose is associated with young love and vitality.  Violets symbolise loyalty and faithfulness.
March BirthflowerThe daffodil (also the jonquil) represents happiness, friendships and new beginnings.
April BirthflowerA daisy is associated with purity, innocence and true love. The sweet pea is an omen of blissful pleasure
May BirthflowerThe Lily-of-the-valley has a meaning of humility and sweetness. The hawthorn flower is a sign of hope and happiness.
June BirthflowerThe rose symbolises passion and love.  Honeysuckle represents everlasting love.
July BirthflowerLarkspur symbolises an open heart and positivity.  The lotus or water lily is deeply spiritual and associated with purity and patience.
August BirthflowerGladiolus symbolises strength of character.  The poppy has a meaning of pleasure and success.
September BirthflowerThe Aster signifies wisdom, faith and powerful love.
October BirthflowerA marigold has a meaning of creativity and passion. Marigolds can also symbolise grief and despair over losing a loved one. Cosmos signify peace and harmony.
November BirthflowerA red chrysanthemum represents love and loyalty.
December BirthflowerNarcissus is associated with hope and wealth.  Holly brings to mind happiness and protection.