We all have heard about zodiac sign astrology. However, Celtic tree astrology is something that is not so much known. This tree astrology was invented by the high ranking professional class members of the ancient Celtic culture called Druids.
This Celtic tree astrology was created according to the connection between the Earth cycles and the Druids and according to the sacred knowledge that the Druids believed trees have.
The 13 tree signs according to the druids are listed below. We also provide you with a description of each sign.
• The birch or the achiever, between December 24th and January 20th
The few weeks between December 24th and January 20th are marked with almost no sunlight and a time of darkness. Therefore, the Druids believed that the babies born at this period always stretched themselves in order to find light in the darkness. These people were believed to be highly ambitious, motivational and driven. They are natural born leaders and resistant. The people born under this sign are also able to win other people because they possess a natural charm.
• The rowan or the thinker, between January 21st and February 17th
The people born under this tree sign have visionary and philosophical mind. These people have deep motivation and unique inner passion. They are very original and creative. They possess a cool exterior, but their energy can suddenly transform if a situation becomes tense. The uniqueness of these people allows them to be very influential. They strongly oppose conformity and restriction because they always think out-of-the-box.
• The ash or the enchanter, between February 18th and march 17th
According to this ancient type of astrology, the people born under this tree sign are free, enchanting, artistic and imaginative thinkers. The world of these people is full of colors. However, these people can often be moody and the only thing that inspires them is nature. They feel excellent when engaged in spirituality, art, science and writing. People can often see Ash people as introverted and reclusive. However, these people just enjoy staying in the world that they have imagined. They can be both realistic and idealistic.
• The alder or the trailblazer, from march 18th and April 14th
People born under this tree sign are passionate. They often gain supporters and followers. These people are self-assured, charming, focused and easy to talk to. They don’t like to waste time and cannot tolerate nonsense. They are great entrepreneurs, leaders and parents because they are competitive and brave.
• The willow or the observer, between April 15th and May 12th
According to the Druids, the people born under this tree sign share a special connection with the moon. These people have some psychic abilities because they can understand the seasons and the cycles. Willows can be great teachers because they constantly seek more knowledge and love learning. If they allow, their fears will be a huge obstacle on their path.
• The hawthorn or the illusionist, between May 13th and June 9th
The outside and the inside of these people is very different. It can be quite difficult to read them, but usually they are curious, creative and passionate. The hawthorns are insightful friends and great listeners because they are not judgmental. They can easily see the big picture. The persona of the hawthorns is illusionistic and therefore they can be excellent performers.
• The oak or the stabilizer, between June 10th and July 7th
The people born under these tree sign are nurturing, strong, generous and protective. These people are optimists and they believe that everything will work out eventually. The oaks are also excellent teachers, because they love learning about ancestry and history. They want structure in their lives. Therefore, they are often involved in the community and have large families.
• The holly or the ruler, between July 8th and August 4th
According to the Celtic culture, the people born under this tree sign are natural leaders and noble persons. These people enjoy a good challenge and have great power. The hollies are able to get through any obstacle that they encounter on their way. They are dedicated to achieving their goals, competitive, confident and ambitious. They are the perfectionists. These people are naturally born leaders. However, they can be also comfortable in a supportive role.
• The hazel or the knower, between August 5th and September 1st
According to the Druids, these people are academics, intelligent, efficient and organized. They possess an incredible memory which gives them the power to be excellent in recalling information and reciting. The people born under this tree sign may sometimes seem as a know-it-all’s. However, they only want to be well informed. They are detail-orientation can sometimes go to a compulsive or obsessive degree. These people are incredible organizers and planners because they enjoy being involved in analytics, science and numbers.
• The vine or the equalizer, between September 2nd and September 29th
According to the Druids, these people have changeable personalities and fluids like the seasons. They can see the 2 sides of the story because they are often indecisive and unpredictable. These people don’t like to pick sides and therefore they are considered as empathetic people. Even though vines can be moody, they can also be elegant and charming. They love fine things like art, food, music and wine.
• The ivy or the survivor, between September 30th and October 27th
The people born under the ivy tree sign are giving, loyal and compassionate. They can be charismatic, spiritual and soft-spoken. The Druids believed that life may be difficult from time to time for the ivies, because they are born during the waning sun. Fortunately, these people are able to overcome the obstacles in their lives with grace. They also have a steady energy.
• The reed or the inquisitor, between October 28th and November 24th
According to ancient Celtic culture, these people know how to keep a secret. Meanwhile, they want to uncover the truth by digging deep. The reeds are excellent detectives and journalists because they love conspiracies, good stories, legends, gossip and scandals. Reeds are drawn to people, because for them, they are a mystery. They love honor and truth. However, they are quite jealous.
• The elder or the seeker, between November 25th and December 23rd
Elders are thrill-seekers and free spirits because of which they seem extroverted. However, they can be philosophical, thoughtful and withdrawn. Their intellect makes them believe they are always right. They are also outspoken, honest and helpful.