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12 Most Popular Types of Wedding Flowers

The popularity of wedding flowers can vary by region, season, and personal preferences, but some flowers tend to be perennial favorites for weddings due to their beauty, versatility, and symbolism. Whatever your style, there is a flower that can represent you! Here are our 12 Most Popular Types of Wedding Flowers that couples choose repeatedly.

12 Most Popular Types of Wedding Flowers

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1. Roses

First on our list of 12 Most Popular Types of Wedding Flowers are roses. Roses are classic and come in various colors, making them a top choice for weddings. They symbolize love and romance, and you can find them in shades of red, white, pink, and more. We also love them because they are available year-round.

2. Peonies

Not only did peonies make our list of 12 Most Popular Types of Wedding Flowers, but they are among my personal favorites as well. Known for their lush, fluffy petals and delicate fragrance, peonies are a favorite for spring and summer weddings. They symbolize prosperity and a happy marriage.

3. Lilies

Lilies are elegant and come in different varieties, including calla lilies and oriental lilies. They symbolize purity and virtue.

4. Hydrangeas

Hydrangeas are popular for their full, voluminous blooms and come in various colors. They can create a beautiful backdrop for wedding arrangements as well as lush centerpiece arrangements.  Hydrangeas are also among my personal favorites.

5. Tulips

Tulips represent perfect love that’s why they are a favorite choice among couples. They come in many colors and shapes. They are especially popular for spring weddings. 

6. Orchids 

Orchids are exotic and elegant, making them a favorite for upscale weddings. They symbolize love, beauty, and refinement.  Many brides with an elegant and exotic style choose orchids for their bridal bouquets as well.

7. Baby's Breath

The baby's breath is often used as a filler flower, which adds a delicate and airy touch to bouquets and centerpieces.  They also come in a vast array of colors.  

8. Sunflowers

For rustic and summer weddings, sunflowers are a cheerful and vibrant choice. They symbolize adoration and loyalty. Sunflowers are a good choice to add a “ray of sunshine”.

9. Ranunculus

Ranunculus flowers resemble peonies and come in various colors. They symbolize charm and attractiveness.

10. Daisies

Daisies are simple, cheerful, and represent innocence and purity. They are often used in casual or garden-themed weddings. They are also perfect for outdoor wedding venues.

11. Carnations

Carnations are budget-friendly and come in numerous colors. They symbolize love and fascination.  They can also be used as a filler flower for centerpieces and bouquets.  

12. Lavender

Lavender is not only visually appealing but also known for its calming fragrance. It's often used in bouquets and as decor.

If you want to learn more about our 12 Most Popular Wedding Flowers, contact us to speak to one of our floral designers.



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