Flowers

 

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Flowers

 


Flower Details

Aistroemeria

        Color: Purple, yellow, pink, white, orange, red

 

        Available: All year

 

        Symbolism: Devotion

Baby’s Breath

        Color: Pink, white

 

        Available: All year

 

        Symbolism: Pure heart

Bachelor’s Button

        Color: Purple, white, red, blue

 

        Available: July-frost

 

        Symbolism: Hope, devotion, love

Camellia

        Color: Purple, yellow, orange, blue

 

        Available: Winter

 

        Symbolism: Good Luck, Contentment

Carnation

        Color: Purple, yellow, pink, white, red, striped

 

        Available: All year

 

        Symbolism: Lasting fidelity, deep love

Chrysanthemum

        Color: All colors

 

        Available: All year

 

        Symbolism: Cheerfulness, constancy, truth

Daffodil

        Color: Yellow, white, orange

 

        Available: December-May

 

        Symbolism: Regard, joy, devotion

Daisy

        Color: Yellow, white, blue

 

        Available: All year

 

        Symbolism: Faith, cheer, simplicity

Fern

        Color: Green

 

        Available: All year

 

        Symbolism: Sincerity, magic, beauty

Freesia

        Color: Purple, yellow, pink, white, red, lavender, orange, mixed

 

        Available: All year

 

        Symbolism: Innocence

Fuchsia

        Color: Purple, white, red, blue, mixed

 

        Available: Summer-frost

 

        Symbolism: Taste

Gardenia

        Color: White

 

        Available: All year

 

        Symbolism: Purity, joy

Gladiola

        Color: Yellow, pink, white, red, lavender, violet

 

        Available: July-August

 

        Symbolism: Generosity, beauty

Honeysuckle

        Color: Yellow, white, red

 

        Available: June-July

 

        Symbolism: Devoted affection

Iris

        Color: Purple, yellow, pink, white, red, orange, blue, green

 

        Available: December-July

 

        Symbolism: Faith, wisdom, health

Ivy

        Color: Green

 

        Available: All year

 

        Symbolism: Wedded love, fidelity, friendship

Lily

        Color: Purple, yellow, pink, white, red, orange, blue, lilac

 

        Available: April-August

 

        Symbolism: Virtue, beauty, elegance, pride

Orange Blossom

        Color: White

 

        Available: Summer

 

        Symbolism: Eternal love, marriage, fertility

Orchid

        Color: All but blue

 

        Available: All year

 

        Symbolism: Love, beauty, fertility

Rose

        Color: Yellow, pink, white, orange, red

 

        Available: All year

 

        Symbolism: Happy love, friendship

Rosebud

        Color: Yellow, pink, white, orange, red

 

        Available: All year

 

        Symbolism: Beauty, youth, purity

Stephanotis

        Color: Pink,white

 

        Available: All year

 

        Symbolism: Happiness

Sweetpea

        Color: All but yellow

 

        Available: Summer

 

        Symbolism: Blissful pleasure

Tulip

        Color: All but blue

 

        Available: December-May

 

        Symbolism: Perfect lover, happiness

Zinnia

        Color: All but blue

 

        Available: Summer-Fall

 

        Symbolism: Rememberance, lasting affection

 


Types of Boquets

      This is the traditional bridal accessory. It comes in a wide variety of sizes and floral combinations.The boquet may either be an arm boquet or set in a plastic holder.

Nosegay

          A small cluster of flowers in a holder or wrapped with ribbon.

Biedermeier

          A small nosegay with rings of various colors and blooms which are usually a type of small blossom.

Tussie Mussie

          Handtied boquet in which the stems are tied together and trimmed with a ribbon.

Wired

          Each individual bloom is wired to stand upwright and are flexible enough to be bent into the shape of a boquet.

Cascade

          A boquet anchored in a base. Blooms and greenery gracefully falls downward along the front of the gown.

Composite

          Individual petals of a flower or a cluster of blooms are wired and glued together for a full look.

Pomander

          A blossom-covered globe held on by a ribbon. This is good for children to carry as well as baskets.

Boa

          A luxurious length of wired flowers to be worn as a stole.

 

      Traditional bridal boquets are comprized of white and ivory flowers. Some popular flower choices are: camellias, lilies, freesia, gardenias,stephanotis, orange blossoms, orchids, roses and white violets.