Formation of Fibonacci Spirals in Nature

Gardenia Petals spiral similar to the Fibonacci Sequence. Photo by Jane Auerbach via sacred geometry & the flower of life

Pantheism & the Fibonacci Sequence. Everywhere you look, there it is. Discuss...                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Pantheism is the belief that everything composes an all-encompassing, immanent God, or that the universe (or nature) is identical with divinity (Pantheism & the Fibonacci Sequence.

In the Fibonacci sequence, each number is the sum of the two preceding numbers, starting with 0 and 1:  0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89, 144, 233, 377, 610,   (In mathematical terms, we can write this as Fn = Fn-1 + Fn-2, with F0 = 0 and F1 = 1.)

Fibonacci number - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.Yellow Chamomile head showing the arrangement in 21 (blue) and 13 (aqua) spirals. Such arrangements involving consecutive Fibonacci numbers appear in a wide variety of plants.

spirals in nature | Xah at Blogger: spiral in nature; violin scroll

The neck of a unfinished violin. For more, see: Spirals in Nature .

Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature "A Caldecott medalist and a Newbery Honor-winning poet celebrate the beauty and value of spirals [in nature]."

What makes the tiny snail shell so beautiful? Why does that shape occur in nature over and over again—in rushing rivers, in a flower bud, even inside your ear? ~ Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature - Joyce Sidman, Beth Krommes