August’s Flower is the spiky gladiolus. I’ll admit that the showy petals and sharp shape made me overlook these blooms in the past.

Gladiolus Design for August Flower of the Month

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I learned that gladiolus means “sword” lily (tying back to the ancient gladiators’ swords). They symbolize strength of character and can pierce your heart with their beauty.


Each month, I’ll be releasing a new lock screen inspired by the flower of the monthFollow me on Instagram to see when I drop the latest.

You can access my other lock screens and wallpapers on my website’s homepage. If you want to learn more about my flower lock screens, read this post.