Nature Tarot Decks
Tarot cards and oracle decks with a focus on Nature and the natural world.
The Australian Wildflower Oracle is a set of 44 cards with original hand-printed and painted linocuts of Australian native flowers and flora. Created by Cheralyn Darcey, an Australian witch and environmental artist, it's a pretty oracle for healing and insight. Now available in a mass-market edition as the Australian Wildflower Reading Cards.
The Australian Wildflower Reading Cards is a deck based on traditional flower reading, providing guidance through native Australian flower imagery and oracle teachings. This is the updated, mass-market edition of a previously self-published Australian Wildflower Oracle.
The Badgers Forest Tarot is the fourth deck from Nakisha, with 78 borderless cards illustrated with animals in their natural surroundings. The major arcana feature deer, bison, chipmunks, bears and more. In the minor arcana, badgers are swords, foxes are cups, rabbits are wands and crows are pentacles. The deck is self-published by the artist.
The Butterfly Affirmations deck has 44 simple, double-sided cards with photographic illustrations of different butterflies on the face, and short uplifting affirmations on the reverse. It's a pretty and easy to use oracle and advice set.
The Elemental Forces of Creation Oracle has 90 cards in five 'suits', one for each element: Earth, Air, Fire, Water and Spirit. The cards are simple in the extreme - the same elemental photo is used on every card in a suit, over-printed with brief keywords - but in combination with the 60-page companion book, it is a workable oracle.
The Flowers of the Night Oracle is a 44-card deck for floramancy (flower reading), meditation, daily inspiration, journal prompts and learning the basics of botanical exploration. The cards feature flowers and creatures of the night drawn in pale colours on a black background, giving them a wonderful moonlit feel. The deck is funding now as a limited edition through Kickstarter.
The Gaian Tarot is a Schiffer Books edition of Joanna Powell Colbert's modern, inclusive, natural-world based 78-card deck. This edition has large cards, silver edging and a re-edited companion book - as well as Joanna's beautiful original illustrations.
The Green World Oracle is a 33 card set focused around trees and plants, and the legends, folklore, nature spirits and deities linked with them. Each card features a scene illustrating the energy of the tree.
The Tree Tarot (das Baum Tarot) is a German deck that assigns a tree to each major card. The illustrations are focused on the head and shoulders of the traditional Rider-Waite characters, and each card shows the figure with its associated planetary, zodiac, tree and Hebrew letter. The cards are small, about playing card size.
The Magic of Nature Oracle is a 39-card deck, based on the seasons, trees, animals and insects of British wildlife. It aims to ground spiritual awareness with earth energies and natural wisdom, and provide guidance and inspiration.
The Maori Oracle is a natural and beautiful deck of 58 cards from New Zealand artist, P.A. Minnell. Each card features a 'tohu', or sign, significant to the Maori. The deck honours the native tradition of seeking advice and guidance from ancestors and loved ones.
The Messenger Oracle has 50 elegant cards with stunning artwork from Ravynne (Michelle-Lee) Phelan. The deck draws on the natural world, and both real and mystical creatures, to provide guidance and connection with inner truth.
The Nature Spirit Tarot interprets tarot symbolism through the living and vibrant world of nature. The 78 cards are illustrated with plants, birds, insects, and reptiles from diverse environments. The deck is self-published in a large 4x7 inch format along with a 188-page companion book, and available from the artist.
The Nature Tarot is a modern, cross-cultural deck with collaged imagery from nature and human civilisations. The 78-card deck has been self-published in two Dutch editions, and in one English edition.
The Nature's Healing Oracle is a set of 30 cards designed to use the power of plants for physical and spiritual wellbeing. The cards are in four categories - Essential Elements; Herbs and Flowers; Grains, Legumes and Vegetables; and Fruits.
Nature's Whispers Oracle has stunningly detailed nature-inspired fantasy art. The 50 cards are designed to deepen your connection with Mother Earth and offer peace, guidance and healing. The set includes a 72-page guidebook.
The Nature Wisdom Oracle has 48 cards for meditation, advice or guidance. Each card has an illustration of an animal, plant or insect from the natural world, with a keyword at the base of the card.
The Nature-Speak Oracle has 60 cards with photographs of the natural world. The deck is divided into four suits: Landscape Oracles, Flower Oracles, Tree Oracles and Seasons & Climate Oracles. From Ted Andrews, who also created the Animal Wise Tarot.
The NatureSpeaks Tarot is a non-traditional deck depicting scenes and images from Nature, such as a Rainbow for hope, River for travel and Fog for confusion. The artwork is brightly painted, simple and the meaning is clear.
The Ocean Oracle introduces divining with shells in this huge deck of 200 cards. The front of the card has a photograph of the seashell; the back has the common and Latin name for the shell, and its meaning. It's a workable divination deck and a thorough reference on seashells.
The Sense of Knowing Oracle has 52 cards of nature photography, and is a combination of energies from the artist's use of other sets of cards. They combine visual imagery, colour, words and symbols.
The Southern Cross Oracle is a 36-card deck inspired by the Bellinger Valley in coastal New South Wales, Australia. Each card was dot painted with the end of a feather, and features local flora and fauna, landmarks, and sacred spaces. This self-published edition has since sold out, but it's now available in a mass-market edition as the Dreamtime Reading Cards.
Tarot Leaves has 78 fully illustrated cards, each represented by an intricate leaf with hidden symbols and imagery. The theme was inspired by the artist's background in forested, rural Maine. The soft, pastel artwork is enchanting but non-standard, making it a deck for meditation and journeying, and the advanced reader.
The Tarot of Trees is a whimsical, bright and colourful deck that interprets the 78 cards through the theme of nature and trees. Mostly inspired by real life, the mixed-media imagery does occasionally tend towards the fantastical. Now available from the artist.
The Garden Path: An Antipodean Tarot is a personal and intuitive Tarot with images of the natural world. The cards feature Australian scenery, birds and animals, as well people close to the creator. Now available in a limited edition handmade set of 22 cards.
The Wild Unknown Tarot was an incredibly popular independent deck when it was published in 2012, thanks to its simple but intuitive tarot illustrations based on the animal kingdom and natural world. This is the more widely available box set and includes the 78 cards and a 208-page guidebook.
The Tree of Life Oracle is a simple deck of 30 cards, illustrated with ink and watercolour images of individual trees with a wood-look border. A point to note, this is a deck devoted to trees and a connection to nature, not to the Qabbalistic Tree of Life.
The Vows of Love Oracle is a tranquil devotional deck of 80 cards, marrying nature photography with short inspirtional poems. Designed to be a 'curriculum of self-love' and to promote the skills of true love and self-esteem.
The Water Crystal Oracle is a 48-card oracle/meditation deck with photographic images of ice crystals, designed to enhance positive feelings and emotions. The cards are divided into four 'suits' of twelve, and the back of the cards have keywords.
The Wild Green Chagallian Tarot is the third deck from Penelope Cline, creator of the Pen Tarot, and was inspired by both the paintings of Marc Chagall and by plants and weeds found growing wild. It's a 23 card deck, with an extra 'Muse' card included with the majors, and has been self-published in a limited editon of 100 decks.
The Wild Nature Tarot celebrates the untamed power of Nature and the wilds, as well as exploring our own inner wilderness of dreams, imagination and emotion. It takes an intuitive approach to tarot through rich and vivid artwork. Still a work in progess, it will be a 78-card deck when completed.
The Wild Unknown Tarot has 78 cards with spare but intricate art of the natural world. Animals, trees, plants, and insects feature on the simplified but compelling cards. Beautifully published by the artist.
The Wildwood Tarot is a complete reconception and redesign of the popular Greenwood Tarot. This time author Mark Ryan is working with John Matthews, and illustrator Will Worthington of the DruidCraft Tarot, to the create this deck based on the seasonal rhythms and festivals of the ancient year.
The Wisdom of the Woods is a 30-card Celtic tree oracle. The double-sided cards have an image of the tree on the front, and meanings, keywords and associations on the backs. The deck is read in a casting of nine cards with the included Celtic Wheel board.
The Woodland Wisdom Oracle is a deck of 29 cards of fairy and elf energies. 24 are 'Green Working Wisdom' cards, and 5 are 'Gold Power' cards. The art is pretty and illustrated by fantasy artist, Peter Pracownik.