Traditional Associations with Scorpio




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Color Associated with Scorpio -Dark Red
Is associated with vigor, willpower, rage, anger, leadership, courage, longing, malice, and wrath.


Food Associated with Scorpio -  Salt, garlic, capers, and other strong tasting foods.
 Garlic has many things that it aids the body with.  It is good for colds as well as preventing hair loss and promotes weight loss.  Strong tasting foods are associated with Scorpio for the simple fact that they have strong personalities.  I myself love strong tasting foods.



Gem Associated with Scorpio - Opal
It can be used for all different types of energy, as well as being used for magic spells. Opals have been carried for invisibility, and they are also a protection stone.  It can be used to bring out spontaneous action, initiate new ideas, and stimulate enthusiasm.  



Tree Associates with Scorpio - Blackthorn
The symbolism about the Blackthorn to the Celtic are considered a portent of challenges ahead, but with the promise of improvement once we push through those challenges.  There are very sharp thorns all over the tree for protection.  Scorpio's are constantly overcoming challenges, and have a very protective outer shell.  



Flower Associated with Scorpio - Chrysanthemum
Chrysanthemums symbolize optimism and joy. They also symbolize that there are  many layers to you, and just as soon as someone thinks they have you identified, you pop out with another blossom of surprises. They represent clarity and honesty in all things.



Animal Associated with Scorpio - Scorpions and beetles
When you first see these frightening creatures, your first instinct is to back up.  Look a little closer though, they are pretty cool little creatures.  They live in the desert and are extremely resourceful.   They have a hard shell that protects them from weather as well as predators.  They are scary, fascinating, and beautiful, all at the same time. 



Country Associated with Scorpio - Morocco
Morocco is covered by rugged mountains.  It is mysterious, beautiful, and intricate.  The streets are filled with spices and exotic strong foods.  Red is a very important color in this culture.  There is something ancient and almost sexy about this beautiful place.