elephant flower tattoo

Top 30 Trendy Elephant Flower Tattoo Designs

Elephants are dominating and statuesque mammals. As we admire them from our favorite nature shows, we may be inspired to combine our love for elephants and nature into one. And what better way than through an elephant flower and plant-themed tattoo.

With something to suit all tastes and aesthetics, our list features a range of designs. From large showstopping designs to a small feature of a flower or two, you’ll find inspiration.

detailed mandala elephant black tattoo
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Taking the elephant tattoo to the next level, this design is a feast for the eyes. So much time and detail have gone into tattoo which is visible through the mandala patterns covering the mammal. It doesn’t stop there as delicate flowers and leaves add balance to the design.

baby elephant covered in flowers tattoo
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abstract elephant rose tattoo
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elephant heads plant tattoo
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This unique design illustrates the fusion of realistic design with abstract and botanical elements. The minimal branch uniquely splits two elephant portraits to add a new dynamic to a traditional tattoo design. The leaves are accompanied by fine geometric shapes and delicate dotted shading.

botanical theme elephant tattoo
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color mandala elephant tattoo
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big elephant flower plant tattoo
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elephant holding rose tattoo
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An idea for the incorporation of florals in a subtle way, this tattoo is perfect for those who aren’t after a full bouquet design. Small, this tattoo features a realistic elephant and rose. With a hint of humor, the elephant has a smirking expression, ready to woo those that set their eyes on him. Curious to see more small elephant tattoos, check out this design.

colorful elephant family floral tattoo
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detailed floral elephant tattoo on arm
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detailed elephant tattoo with flowers
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elephant head floral tattoo on leg
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elephant abstract elements floral tattoo
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elephant leaves arm tattoo
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Showing the full majestic size of the elephant, this tattoo design is perfect for those after a minimal yet impressive design. Delicately placed dots add shade and dynamic to the elephant. The softness of the design is further achieved by small flowers and leaves surrounding the mammal’s lower half. A great tattoo showing the understated inclusion of botanicals.

elephant floral mural thigh tattoo
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elephant blackwork floral tattoo
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elephant botanical tribal tattoo
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elephant flower leg tattoo idea
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elephant plant back tattoo
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elephant tribal floral thigh tattoo
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elephant with flowers arm tattoo
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geometric floral elephant tattoo
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half elephant and flower tattoo
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mandala elephant flower tattoo
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A design that does not lack in the flower department, this design shows a new take on religious/mandala-inspired elephant tattoos. Whilst many geometric patterns are still featured, the chain of budding flowers is what makes this design so extravagant. An abundance of flowers and small leaves frame the mammal, illustrating the large widespan of the elephants’ ears.

large elephant floral tattoo on leg
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minimal flower elephant tattoo on arm
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realistic flower elephant tattoo
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rose pedals elephant tattoo
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mom and son elephant tattoo on arm
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Reverting to a more minimal approach, this design is perfect for those after something subtle. The dotted shaded portraits of a mother and child elephant take center stage, as they are placed within a triangular frame. The finishing touches of botanicals such as palm leaves heighten this alternative tattoo design.

small elephant sunflower tattoo
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small elephant flower tattoo
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tribal elephant leg tattoo ideas
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An elephant was given the flower crowns of all flower crowns; this tattoo illustrates the mammal’s unofficial title of ‘King of the Jungle’. Geometric in design, the aesthetic carries into the featured leaves the elephant seems to be eating. Dotted shading and mandala patterns add a religious tone to the design. A very grand tattoo.

stipple elephant flower tattoo
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Concluding: Elephant Flower Theme Tattoos

We hope you enjoyed our list of botanical-themed and floral elephant tattoos. Our goal was to assist with the flourishing of your own exciting design ideas so that when the time comes, you’ll have the perfect elephant design accompanied by outstanding flowers and plants. Best of luck on your very own elephant inkwork.

If you’re searching for a more minimal abroach to elephant tattoos, visit our elephant-style tattoo post for more ideas.