Fun Facts About April

April is named for the Greek goddess of love, Aphrodite. The name for the month of April originally came for Aprilis which means to open. The name Aprilis is very appropriate because in so many places the trees and flowers begin to bloom and go on to flower during the month of April.

  • The daisy, which symbolizes innocence and the sweet pea are the flowers for the month
  • The diamond is the birthstone for the month of April
  • April begins on the same day of the week as July every single year.