**Flower Petals**

**1 petal**– white calla lily

**2 petals**- euphorbia

**3 petals**- iris & lily

**5 petals**- buttercup, wild rose, larkspur, columbine

**8 petals**- delphiniums

**13 petals**- ragwort, corn marigold, cineraria, black-eyed Susan

**21 petals**– Shasta daisy, aster, chicory

**34 petals**– field daisies, plantain, pyrethrum

**55 or 89 petals**- michelmas daisies, the asteraceae family

**Fruits & Vegetables**

An apple has 5 sections:

**Pineapple:**The scales are patterned into spirals of hexagonal shapes of which three are distinct sets of spirals. One set of 5 spirals ascends at an angle to the right, a second set of 8 spirals rises steeply to the left and the third set of 13 spirals rises very steeply to the right.

A cauliflower also shows the golden spiral.

**Animals**

**Dolphins:**The eyes, fins and tail of the dolphin are golden numbers and the fins of a dolphin are divided using the ratio as well.

**Penguin:** The eyes, beak, wing and certain body markings of the penguin all fall at golden sections of its height.

**Human Body**

The ear reflects the shape of the fibonacci spiral and the cochlea of our inner ear forms a golden spiral as well.

**Fingers:**8 fingers in total, 5 digits on each hand, 3 bones in each finger, 2 bones in 1 thumb, and 1 thumb on each hand.

**Music**

A piano keyboard has 8 white keys, 5 black keys in groups of 2 and 3These 13 keys comprise one octave.