Flower arrangements are one of the most common and easiest ways to add colour to a room or bring fresh natural fragrance to your home, but choosing the right arrangement can be a difficult decision.
A recent study by Serenata Flowers, one of the UK’s leading online florists analysed traits associated with the birth month flowers for every month of the year and correlated this with key traits from the Myers-Briggs personality type indicator to reveal the best flowers for any occasion.
Flower for the home based on personality
The findings uncovered that personality indicators logical, energetic and enthusiastic found in personality type ISTP correlate with the traits of the birth flower Daisy. People with the ISTP personality are a loving, caring and optimistic character and will find its perfect match with the Daisy flower. This flower is normally associated with the idea of rebirth as they open during the day and close at night.
Visionary people like psychologists, professors or designers tend to have personality indicators idealistic, moral and stubborn. The perfect flower to complement an INFJ personality type is Larkspur which aligns with their optimistic, loyal and outgoing character. This flower was very popular in Victorians times which was given as a symbol of open heart and strong feelings towards the receiver.
Further findings revealed that creative people like choreographers, massage therapists and editors tend to have the personality indicators extroversion, intuition, feeling and perceiving. The Lily of the valley is the perfect flower match for ENFP which aligns with their creative, passionate and charming character.
Tradition, honesty and organizational skills are the main traits of an ESTJ personality and they will harmonise with the Daffodil flower which carries the birth traits of loyalty, respect, tradition, energy and innovation. This powerful yellow flower is often associated with the beginning of spring as it is one of the first flowers to bloom.
Personality indicators introversion, sensing, thinking and judging detected in personality type ISTJ match with the traits of the birth flower Aster / Myosotis. A calm, reserved and formal character, they share the birth flower traits of patience, love and passion. People who have careers as doctors, civil engineers and property managers tend to have this personality type. This flower is a vivid and vibrant violet known as the royal colour which is signifies tradition, success and admiration.
Many factors can attribute to our flower colour choices so when you’re picking out your next bouquet whether for your home, a loved or a colleague why not try the new flower generator tool to help you make the perfect match.