Nature And Plant Fonts – The Ultimate Guide
If you are looking for a unique font to use in a natural, organic, or landscape themed design, nature and plant fonts could be your answer. But there are so many fonts in this category. It can be difficult to find the good ones. In this article, I will hopefully save you some time, by sharing this curated list of the best nature fonts available today.
Before we jump in, I should explain what I’m calling a nature font. Right or wrong, my own definition of a nature font is; any font that has a natural look to it, or pairs well with nature-themed designs. Some of the fonts here are very bespoke, literally made up of plants, flowers, and leaves. Others simply look handmade and work well with a wide range of natural design themes (let’s call those nature-inspired fonts).
Now that’s out of the way, let’s dive in!
Sans Serif Nature Fonts
If you are looking for a playful font that looks like a plant, Green Nature by ZetDesign is worth a look. This light or thin weighted font is naturally themed and clearly inspired by plant leaves. It comes in upper case, lower case, and with an extended character set. This font is suitable for branding, clothing, logos, publications, magazines, banners, etc.
Leafy Plant is a clean rounded font that blends modern and organic in the form of hand lettering. While this typeface doesn’t combine any leaves of foliating in the letter-forms, it looks brilliant when combined with nature-inspired imagery. It comes with upper case, lower cases, and a robust set of extended characters.
Bananito Font Duo
Bananito is a clean and playful handwritten font with a natural plant-like vibe. This font comes with an upper case, lower case, and an extended character set. It also comes with a symbol font containing more than 60 doodles.
Juniper is a handcrafted nature font inspired by branches and leaves. It consists of upper case letters, and a few extra leaf and branch illustrations. This font comes in a variety of formats from OTF, to AI, EPS, and PNG images. This nature-themed font is great for flyers, packaging, business cards, apparel, buttons, stickers, banners, posters, quotes, and more.
Flor Layered Font + Extras
Flor is a beautifully crafted nature-inspired display font. This font comes with 6 styles and one set of extra flowers. Each font style comes in three versions for variation and flexibility. Flor also includes a full set of upper case and lower case letters, multilingual support, numerals, and punctuation.
Among The Wildflowers
Among The Wildflowers is a clean and simple monoline font that comes with a host of supporting graphics. This product comes with 3 font files, regular, bold, and script. The set also includes over 200 hand-illustrated vectors, 46 pre-designed logo templates, 10 transparent watercolor pngs, 12 watercolor overlays, and an ASL file with 12 swatches and illustration instructions. This set is ideal for branding, logo design, editorials, apparel, stationery, packaging, and more. Overall, this set is beautifully designed and it will save you so much time.
Nature Spirit is a unique vintage font with a natural vibe. It comes with two font versions, clean and rough. You get a good amount of flexibility, as the font includes upper case, lower case, alternates, numerals, and punctuation. What’s best is that this font is free for commercial use!
Nature is simply a sans serif font with leaves and grass masked out of the letterforms. It is free for personal use. Commercial licenses are available as well. Note, this font only comes with upper case letters. Which makes it only suited for display purposes.
Free For Commercial Use
Naturaling is a rounded sans serif display typeface, designed for use in healthy lifestyle and nutrition brands. This font is also perfect for use in organic foods, cosmetics, medication, packaging, digital, print, and more. It comes with 3 weights, regular, italic, and bold.
Designed by Fajar Rachmadi Priyambada, Heywa is a nature-inspired handwritten font. This font is ideal for book titles, movie posters, album covers, advertising, and more.
Inspired by old-growth forests of the west coast, Old Growth Font is perfect for display headings, branding, quotes, and more. It features upper case letters, numbers, punctuation, and multilingual support.
Amelie is a light and elegant floral display font set that comes with tons of extras. This font is perfect for wedding designs, cards, branding, packaging, and more. The massive set includes uppercase letters, lowercase, multilingual symbols, numerals, punctuation, accents, frames, and a large variety of individual hand-drawn decorative elements. The additional elements come in vector and high res bitmap file formats. This whole set is simply amazing value for the money.
Latone is a smooth and classy sans serif font, with a natural aesthetic. The double-lined stems and cross-strokes curve and tapper, create a leaf-like appearance. Having a sans serif based font paired with this unique design feature, makes Latone a perfect choice for projects that need such elegance. Latone is best used for logos and titles.
Flora is an elegant and natural-looking typeface that is perfect for all kinds of headlines and decorative purposes. The stems and crossbars have beautifully illustrated plant, leaf and flower embellishments. This font also supports a basic set of multilingual glyphs.
Northern Passage is a handmade outdoors inspired nature font. This font is perfect for design projects that need a rustic, weathered, woodsy aesthetic. Note, you only get uppercase letters, numbers, and punctuation. There are no lowercase letters. But this is ok given this font is meant for display purposes.
Greenfarm is a delightful sans serif farmhouse style font. This font also comes with a variety of line art doodles, which are great for pairing with the font. In addition, you get 12 easily editable logos (AI and EPS).
Floravian is a sans serif display font that pairs well with plant and nature-themed designs. You get a regular and an outline font. Plus, it comes with a set of 50 floral illustrations. What I like about this font is the rough edges give it a real handcrafted organic feel. Floravian is ideal for packaging, apparel, badges, logos, and more.
Wild Nature is a fun looking bold wilderness inspired font. It comes in two styles, clean and textured. This font is flexible enough with uppercase, numbers, punctuation, and multi-language support. If you are looking for a fun looking bold display font that works well in nature-themed designs, Wild Nature is a worthy candidate.
Rainier is a handcrafted font inspired by the Pacific Northwest. While the font has a simple rustic natural feel, what you get in the package is quite extensive. There are 2 styles with 4 weights each (8 total fonts). Each font style has tons of OpenType options including contextual, titling, and stylistic alternatives. Also, ligatures and swashes. Plus you get an additional ornaments font. This font is amazing value for the money.
Fibre is a free handwritten font that pairs well with nature-themed media. This font features a textured weathered look that gives it a real handmade aesthetic. This font is uppercase only. However, there is an extended version here: Fibre Extended Brush Font
Free For Personal Use – Commercial Use Also Available
Serif Nature Fonts
Flola Hand Drawn Font
Flola is a beautiful line art drawn font that features leaves and flowers. This font is only available in upper case. There are no lower case letters and no numbers. While a little bit limiting, this is ok considering it was designed for titles and logos. No matter where you use it, Flola will give your designs a combination of nature and luxury.
Natural is a serif font that combines classic style with nature-inspired elements seen in the letterforms. This font can be used in a variety of scenarios, as it comes with uppercase characters, lowercase, foreign language support, numbers, and punctuation.
Leronda is a heavyweight serif display font. It made our list of nature fonts because it blends a classic or vintage look with organic characteristics. You will notice this fonts’ uniqueness by the embellished swashes, beaks, and descenders. This font is perfect for logos, advertising, headlines, branding, publications, and more. You also get flexibility in application, as this font features uppercase, lower case, numerics, symbols, and punctuation.
If you are looking for a decorative floral serif font, look no further. Golden Leaves will give your designs a naturally elegant look. This font comes in the form of an installable OTF and TTF, a colored SVG font with texture and gold foil, and also PNG format.
Late Fall is a unique serif typeface with ligatures, alternative styles, and leaf embellishments. These plant elements help emphasize the nature-inspired, ecological, or naturalness aspect of a design. Overall a brilliant serif nature font.
Script Nature Fonts
Secret Nature is a script font that will give your designs a natural eco-friendly aesthetic. What’s unique about this typeface is the letters have plant leaf embellishments. This font is flexible in application featuring upper case, lower case, numerics, symbols, and multi-language support.
Mellony is a brush script font that pairs well with nature-inspired design themes. This elegant font looks so natural and handmade. Especially the dry brush version. The Mellony font family is a brilliant font to have in your design toolkit because it is unique, natural, and packed with options of alternative glyphs for your fresh designs.
Bambusa Pro is a unique font because it was hand-lettered using a real bamboo pen. The family comes with 4 fonts; regular, bold, basic, and ornaments. The characters have been carefully designed to flow and connect to each other.
Garden, by Latinotype, was inspired by Brazilian textile printing and floral design. This font is perfect if your designs call for a handmade, playful, natural, or spontaneous feel. The Garden font family comes with a set of original catchwords, floral dingbats, and botanical ornaments. Please note, “Garden Catchwords” is a ‘Catchwords’ font, and does not come with standard Alpha-Numeric characters. However, The OpenType version gives you a wide variety of creative options. Garden is best-suited for typographic composition, mainly display headlines, posters, label design, and more.
Outdoors Inks Typeface
Another natural script font by Wandery Supply, this font pairs well with nature-themed designs and photography. This font will work in a range of projects from branding and apparel to logos and nature quotes. This font features 4 styles, uppercase letters, lowercase, alternates, ligatures, special characters, punctuation, and multi-language support.
Plants Lovin is another natural-looking cursive script font. It is crafted beautifully with attention to detail across the whole character set. The Plants Lovin set gives you 280 glyphs, with over 77 alternate characters with swashes. It has over 60 extended Latin characters for multi-language support. This font is perfect for invitations, branding, quotes, and more.
Thystle Leaf is a thick hand-drawn display semi-script font. What stands out immediately is its irregular baseline. This font comes with uppercase and lowercase letters, punctuation, numbers, and multi-language support.
Inspired by the lovely nature or forests and fields, artist Krisjanis Mezulis brings to us Peomy Extended Font. Each letter was carefully created using a fude brush on clean pastel paper. This font also comes with a large collection of nature-inspired doodles, illustrated vectors, and pre-made logos that are easy to edit. This font is flexible with both uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers, OpenType features, and multi-language support.
Earth Elements is a handwritten font duo. You get one thicker rough style and a thinner softer style. These fonts were created using crayons for that hand-crafted look and feel. As well as the 2 TTF fonts, you get 4 hand-painted backgrounds, 28 vector grungey banners and ribbons, 23 hand drawn vector swirls, and 4 vector overlay textures.
Lemon Grass Script
If you are looking for a handwritten script font with a natural vibe, Lemon Grass Script should be considered. This font is ideal for wedding invitations, social media, quotes, publications, branding, and more. File types include TTF, OTF, and WOFF.
Autumn Embrace is a beautiful elegant script font that comes in 3 styles (floral, regular, and extras). The extras give you 52 hand-drawn elements. You can use this font for invitations, packaging, branding, magazines, social media, menus, cards, and more. This font gives you flexibility featuring uppercase, lowercase, numerics, symbols, punctuation, and multi-language support.
Aura Font Duo
Natural, handmade, elegant, and stylish are words that could describe Aura Font. This font comes with two styles, cursive, and regular, giving you the ability to pair them for a cohesive look. This duo is perfect for cards, wedding invites, branding, social media, publications, and more.
Designed by Wandery Supply, Baheula is a detailed vintage handcrafted typeface that works well in nature-themed designs. This font is modern and classic at the same time. This font is suitable for branding, apparel, quotes, logos, and more. Like all fonts by Wandery Supply, this font is well built and packed with features.
Bitmap Nature Fonts – Nature Fonts For Designers (PSD, PNG, or TTF)
If you are looking for a detailed organic or nature theme font, you might have to go with a bitmap font (in other words, a font that is made up of a bunch of images). Therefore these kinds of fonts are not installable and can’t work outside of design applications. Nature fonts for Photoshop fall into this category. The caveat here is, to work with these kinds of assets you need to be a graphic designer, or hire one. Either way, let’s see what nature fonts for designers look like.
Leaf Cut Font
Leaf Cut is a detailed organic or nature-themed bitmap font. This font features highly detailed leaf veins in a cut-out letter style. You can use this font as images, psd, png, jpg, and eps. Or there is an upper case only ttf font file.
Wild Wilderness Font
Inspired by Canadian forests, Wild Wilderness is a detailed SVG font, with a rugged outdoors look. The mix of a bold sans serif base, and detailed trees up to give this font a perfect look for adventure and travel themed design projects. The font is an OpenType bitmap font file which means it will render only in applications that are compatible with color bitmap fonts, such as Adobe Photoshop CC. It comes as a special OpenType .otf font file. These types of font files are new technology and they work well on Mac. However, they are not yet fully supported on PC.
If you are looking for a watercolor look with succulents, this custom bitmap font should be considered. Just to be clear, this product is not an installable font. It consists of beautifully handcrafted watercolor illustrations, in the form of high-resolution PNGs (with transparent backgrounds). Not only do you get the uniqueness of this custom 26 uppercase letter bitmap font, but the set also comes with 84 individual illustrations, 16 unique arrangements, 10 seamless patterns, 8 premade invitations, and 15 floral decorative frames. Overall, Succulent Dreams is perfect if you want that bespoke watercolor look.
Watercolor & Gold Leaves Collection
Watercolor & Gold Leaves Collection is a beautifully illustrated set of floral designs with letters and gold elements. Like others in this category, this is not an installable font. This set consists of a large variety of high-resolution PNG images (with transparent backgrounds). This set of amazing artwork is perfect for cards, invitations, weddings, quotes, and more. You will need Photoshop to use this product.
Spring Alphabet Letters
Spring vector alphabet letters are a beautifully fresh take on custom plant lettering. Please note, this is not an installable font. This unique illustrated letter set comes in EPS, PNG, and JPG preview images. This high-quality custom letter illustration can quickly elevate your designs, and give it that modern natural look.
Monstera Watercolor Black Alphabet
This custom watercolor plant font set is excellent for invitations, cards, party banners, announcements, tags, headlines, digital or paper scrapbooking, home decor, and other DYI projects. This product gives you massive value with 43 PNG files (300 dpi) on transparent background, uppercase letters A-Z, alternates characters, numbers, and ampersands. Please note, this is not a font. This is a high-resolution set of bitmap images with letters.
Adenium Flower Font
Inspired by frangipani flowers, Adenium combines beautiful flower illustrations with a classy serif font. This modern floral typeface comes in two versions for each character except the numbers and signs. This product comes with OTF, TTF, PNG, SVG, AI, and EPS.