The ruling planet of Pluto is usually associated with the term ‘Transformation’. It bestows Scorpios with authority, individual achievement and the need to collaborate and share with others. The planet also has strong associations with power. At times, it is believed that Pluto rules the eighth house, in collaboration with Mars. The individuals dominated by it display qualities like charisma, mystical charms, reliability, patience, inquisitiveness, suspicion, flexibility and secrecy. On the negative side, they tend to be self destructive.
Scorpios also have a desire to control, especially in love. The ruling planet of Pluto has influence over the generative system. It is mainly associated with hemlock, ivy, leeks, onions, black poppy, reeds, strong-tasting root vegetables, thorn apple, blackthorn and hawthorn. The lucky colors of those born under the rule of this planet are black, charcoal grey, maroon, blood red and dark red. The closest metal is Plutonium and the closest stone is Topaz. For those born under the sun sign of Scorpio, the lucky day of the week is Tuesday and the lucky number is nine.