Birth Flowers or Flowers of the Month are the flowers that traditionally symbolize the month of someone's birth. Most Flowers of the month are flowers that specifically are in season during the month. Because this can vary from place to place, many months have more then one flower that represents the month. Birth flowers may have originated with the Romans who gave flowers upon someone's birth with the fragrance and the color having significance. Looking for a beautiful birthday gift? Give the gift of flowers!