The dragon symbolizes strength and divine protection. It inspires awe and brings great luck. His power, symbolic of this year is encoded in the color green. It is the color of optimism, abundance and hope. Green is vitality and is associated with plants, trees, enjoyment as well as comfort and peace. According to astrologers, the year of the green wooden dragon is a year of transformation, change and surprise. Either way, we wish the surprise to be pleasant and bring us joy and a good start.