Leo July 23 - August 23
Origin: The lion is associated with the pattern of the stars in the constellation, and may originallly have been suggested by it; it was probably born in Egypt at lease 3,000 years B.C.
||Creative, Impressive, Powerful
||Sunflower, Marigold, Celandine, Passion Flower/Palm, Bay, Laurel, Walnut, Olive, Citrus
|Herbs and Spices:
||Saffron, Peppermint, rosemary, Rue
||Area of Body:
||Heart, Spine, Back
||Colors of sunrise and sunset
||Big game cat
||Scorpio, Capricorn, and Leo
Organization is essential for Leos, who need control in their lives. With the slightest encouragement, their organicational ability will spill over into the disordered livs of others. The risk lies in their taking over, beacuse they hater to see ability wasted. Their worst sault is in assuming they always know best. Leos may also be extremely dogmatic, and so must cultivate flexible minds and respect for others' opinions. the Characteristic Leonine warmth, generosity and desire to understand othes can then be fully indulged.
Leo is a fixed fire sign, meaning that it carries the traits of fire, and the Qualities of a fixed sign.
Leo is a Dramatic sign known for being Flamboyant and warm. Notable Leos include Mae West, Robert De Niro, Amelia Earhart, Martin Sheen and oh yes, Bill Clinton.