Dandelions stand for survival, they illustrate the journey of letting the past go and starting something new. I REALLY want the dandelion on my shoulder blade and have the birds "fly" over my shoulder onto my collar bone!
Here is a collection of Tree Tattoo designs for Men and Women. Among other things trees depict growth, nature and nurture. The appearance of a tree and the leaves has inspired many cultures to use them as part of their designs.