June Birth Flowers: Rose and Honeysuckle

June Birth Flowers: Rose and Honeysuckle


Birth flowers are exciting and intriguing because they have special flower meaning that many believe are meant to say something about your personality. True or not, they’re still a pretty and playful way to incorporate more beautiful flowers into your life. If your or someone you care about was born in the month of June, this one’s for you. Learn everything you need to know about roses and honeysuckle, which are the official birth flowers for the month of June.

What is June’s Birth Flower?

People born in June either have Gemini (May 21 - June 20) or Cancer (June 21 - July 22) zodiac sign. The birthstone for this month is pearl, which represents purity, innocence, and wisdom from experience. On the other hand, the month of June is blessed to have two types of birthflowers


Honeysuckle blooms stand for absolute happiness, sweetness, and affection. Its scientific name is Lonicera japonica, is derived Adam Lonicer, an esteemed botanist during the Renaissance period. Honeysuckles have colorful, trumpet-shaped flowers the blossom in pairs and have a prominently sweet fragrance that is especially powerful in the evening. Different species of honeysuckle have different blooming season.


Apart from being synonymous to romance and being one of the bestselling flowers for Valentine’s Day, roses are also the birth flower for June. Roses have always been highly regarded in many countries and cultures even during the ancient times. For example, Egyptians were known to offer fresh roses to their gods and goddesses while roses are staples in the grandest flower gardens of royals and nobilities worlwide. 

In general, roses symbolize beauty, love, and devotion. As a birth flower, the rose can give different flower meanings depending on the petal colors. 

  • Yellow roses can stand for happiness and friendship.
  • Red roses symbolize passion and romance.
  • Pink flowers mean beauty, admiration, and gratitude.
  • White flowers are for innocence, grace, elegance, and honesty.
  • Orange roses best represent boldness, bravery, and new adventures.

In photo: Pink Euphoria Roses

When you’re incorporating roses as a birth flower in a bouquet arrangement, our florists recommend taking note of the recipient’s personality, favorite color, or the kind of relationship you share with them.

Beautiful Birthday Flowers for Delivery in Santa Monica

Sending birthday flowers as a surprise to a friend or gifting one as a well-deserved treat to yourself? We got you covered. Orchid Republic is a local floral boutique with studios in Sherman Oaks, Costa Mesa, and Santa Monica. We have an extensive selection of orchids and floral arrangements, making thoughtful and tasteful gifts for all occasions. 

For questions on birth flowers and other gorgeous birthday gifts we offer, please don't hesitate to reach out to us. Our friendly florists will be happy to assist you. 

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