Choosing wedding flowers can be a daunting task especially when you can’t differentiate a lily from a lotus. It should sit well with your colour palette and also shouldn’t be too overpowering.
Flowers are an integral part of any event and we use it almost everywhere- tables, walls, ceilings, bouquets, centrepieces, boutonnieres & so on!
If you’re planning on tying the knot this August and do not want to opt for clichéd roses, take a look at these 5 wedding flowers which are going to be the perfect add-on, on your big day.
This flower is a favourite among brides who opt for beach weddings or summer weddings as July-August is the peak time for them to bloom. Sunflowers can be paired with lots of greens and definitely speaks of an upscale wedding. Sunflowers can be skillfully paired up with eucalyptus, blue flowers like thistles, delphiniums and scabiosa.
These flowers have star-like clusters and are utterly elegant. Bouvardia flowers have lean stems that branch out like tiny flower bouquets and they are available in white and soft shades of pink, yellow, peach and red. When paired with other blooms of different colours and shapes, they lend a feminine attribute to the theme.
Perhaps, this flower could be your ‘something blue’ and you may add a few white roses to this bouquet to make it into an old school classic. This wedding bouquet will surely add some more glitz to your ceremony.
These delicate flowers come in different shapes and sizes which artfully break the monotony. They’re a great choice for wedding centrepieces and some of them come in rich shades of burgundy which adds drama to the floral aesthetics.
Weddings and hydrangeas are a pair made in heaven! These flowers come in various shades of lilacs, pink and blue and they last for at least 3-4 days! These wedding flowers are the perfect choice for people who want a quintessential summer wedding! They can be hung in parasols, lined with crystals or tea-lights for maximum effect!
So appoint a florist, a month or so before the wedding dates so that you can discuss the theme and requirements from your side.