Another fantastic fern leaf tattoo on the right rib cage by olga nekrasova

Fern Tattoo: 43 Most Delicate and Creative Fern Tattoo Ideas Ever Created

Categories Plant TattoosPosted on

Fern tattoo is an excellent choice if you want a more unique and different flower tattoo. Also, if traditional designs of flowers like roses, lotus, and others look boring – fern is a great idea. So, whether you’re a nature lover or a tattoo addict – take a look at our collection of fern tattoos. They certainly are lovely plants.

Black fern leaf tattoo on the right thigh
Black fern leaf tattoo on the right thigh

What is the meaning of fern tattoo?

Besides being a very delicate and beautiful plant, fern also has a symbolical and magical meaning. Not so long ago, our grandparents were bringing it home. They believed it protects the home and all family members. And also, that it brings good luck and wealth to one who has it. Moreover, ancient cultures thought that the fern brings rain when it’s dry, and protects against evil spirits.

Fern tattoo by rita kit
Tattoo of a green fern by Rita Kit
Another fantastic fern leaf tattoo on the right rib cage by olga nekrasova
Another fantastic fern leaf tattoo on the right rib cage by Olga Nekrasova

Fern has an essential meaning in ancient Baltic mythology. During the summer solstice, there’s an old tradition to look for a fern’s flower. Of course, fern doesn’t bloom, and it is just a symbol. This process symbolizes the search for life wisdom and knowledge. It is a symbol of a person’s spiritual maturity. Also, the old tales say that the fern flower reveals itself only to the bravest.

Two black ferns tattoo on both sides of the chest
Two black ferns tattoo on both sides of the chest
Woderful solid black tattoo of a fern
Incredible solid black tattoo of a fern

Fern tattoo ideas

Usually, the ladies are the ones that choose to ink this plant on their bodies. However, we think it looks gorgeous both on men and women. Above all, it is a pretty plant which is perfect for a tattoo.

Because of its simplicity, a tattoo of a fern should also look minimalistic. The most beautiful designs are black and grey, simple and very light. Just as the real fern. Suitable both for men and women it will look good on whichever part of the body.

Colorful fern tattoos

Fern and other wildflowers tattoo on the left inner arm
Fern and other wildflowers tattoo on the left inner arm
Green fern tattoo with a red top
Green fern with a red top tattoo on the bicep
Watercolor realistic fern tattoo on the left inner wrist
Watercolor tattoo of a realistic fern on the left inner wrist
Green fern tattoo on the right forearm
Another tattoo of a green fern on the right forearm
Subtle green tattoo of a fern leaf on the left arm
Subtle green tattoo of a fern leaf on the left arm
Green fern leaf tattoo on the center of the back by olga nekrasova
Green fern leaf tattoo on the center of the back by Olga Nekrasova
Realistic green fern leaf tattoo on the left rib cage
Realistic green fern leaf tattoo on the left rib cage
Green fern leaf on the left rib cage by olga nekrasova
Green fern leaf on the left rib cage by Olga Nekrasova
Another realistic green fern leaf tattoo on the right rib cage
Another realistic green fern leaf tattoo on the right rib cage

Black and white fern tattoos

Armband fern tattoo
Armband tattoo of a fern
Beautiful traditional fern leaf tattoo on the right forearm
Beautiful traditional fern leaf tattoo on the right forearm
Black and grey fern leaf tattoo on the left calf
Black and grey fern leaf tattoo on the left calf
Delicate black fern leaf tattoo on the left forearm by hannah nova dudley
Delicate black fern leaf tattoo on the left forearm by Hannah Nova Dudley
Another black fern tattoo on the right thigh
Another black fern tattoo on the right thigh
Delicate fern tattoo on the right rib cage by dasha sumkina
Delicate fern tattoo on the right rib cage by Dasha Sumkina
Fern tattoo on the right forearm
Fern tattoo on the right forearm
Dotwork fern tattoo on the right shoulder
Dotwork fern tattoo on the right shoulder
Fern tattoo on the left inner arm
Fern tattoo on the left inner arm
Four fern leaves tattoo on the right inner arm by sasha masiuk
A tattoo of four fern leaves on the right inner arm by Sasha Masiuk
Fern leaf tattoo on the right rib cage
Fern leaf tattoo on the right rib cage
Fern leaf and rhombus tattoo on the left inner arm
Fern leaf and rhombus tattoo on the left inner arm
Excellent black fern tattoo on the right leg
Excellent black fern tattoo on the right leg
Black fern wreath tattoo around the neck
Black fern wreath tattoo around the neck
Gorgeous black fern tattoo on the left arm by olga nekrasova
Gorgeous black fern tattoo on the left arm by Olga Nekrasova
Black fern leaf tattoo on the left wrist by tattooist doy
Black fern leaf tattoo on the left wrist by tattooist doy
Small fern tattoo on the left wrist
Small fern tattoo on the left wrist
Black small fern tattoo on the ankle by jakub nowicz
Black small fern tattoo on the ankle by Jakub Nowicz
Outline black fern leaf tattoo on the arm
Outline black fern leaf tattoo on the arm
Matching fern leaves tattoos on both arms
Matching fern leaves tattoos on both arms
Little black fern tattoo on the ring finger
Little black fern tattoo on the ring finger
Large black fern leaf tattoo on the left rib cage
Sizeable black fern leaf tattoo on the left rib cage
Solid black fern tattoo on the left hand by veronica krasovska
Solid black fern tattoo on the left hand by Veronica Krasovska
Tiny fern leaf tattoo on the pinky
Tiny fern leaf tattoo on the pinky
Traditional black fern tattoo on the right forearm
Traditional black fern tattoo on the right forearm
Three dotwork ferns on the right hand by sasha masiuk
Three dot-work ferns on the right hand by Sasha Masiuk
Fern leaves tattoo on the fingers
Four fern leaves tattoos on the fingers
Fern leaf tattoo on the hand
Fern leaf tattoo on the hand
Fern leaf tattoo over the forearm
Fern leaf tattoo over the forearm
Fern Tattoo: 43 Most Delicate and Creative Fern Tattoo Ideas Ever Created
4.7 (93.33%) 3 vote[s]