Talking with your florist and staying within the flower budget will be so much easier when you begin the conversation with a complete list of flowers you want for the wedding. Here’s a list of wedding flowers organized by purpose and season to get the process started.
- Bride’s bouquet
- Bride’s headpiece
- Maid of honor’s bouquet
- Bridesmaids’ bouquets
- Flower girl’s headpiece and basket
- Groom’s boutonniere
- Best man’s and groomsmen’s boutonnieres
- Ring bearer’s boutonniere
- Mothers’ corsages
- Other special guests’ corsages
- Fathers’ boutonnieres
- Other special guests’ boutonnieres
- Aisle Runner
- Pew or chair decorations
- Altar or huppa arrangements
- Candles and holders
- Entryway arrangements
- Bar decorations
- Dining-table centerpieces
- Bride’s and groom’s chair decorations
- Cake-table decorations
- Buffet-table decorations
- Powder-room arrangements
Flowers by Season
Calla lily, Carnation, Freesia, Gardenia, Lily, Orchid, Ranunculus, Rose, and Stephanotis.
- Cherry blossom;
Daffodil, Dogwood, Forsythia, Hellebore, Hyacinth, Lilac, Lily-of-the-valley, Muscari, Peony, Quince, Sweet pea, Tulip, and Viburnum.
Astilbe, Cosmos, Dahlia, Daisy, Delphinium, Garden rose, Gladiolus, Hollyhock, Lady’s mantle, Larkspur, Marigold, Scabiosa, Snapdragon, Violet, and Zinnia.
Autumn leaves, Chrysanthemum, Dahlia, Hydrangea, Seasonal berries, and Sunflower.
Amaryllis, Anemone, Evergreen, Forced bulbs, Paper-white, and Poinsettia.