If you asked me why summer is my favorite season I would have no difficulty in coming up with an endless list of reasons. And right up at the top would be all the gorgeous, sweet scented and lovely colored stems that this time of year has to offer. With summer now officially here, there’s no better time to close out our seasonal flower guide series (see the first three installments here, here and here) by sharing with you just a few of the currently available beautiful blooms. Get ready to swoon!
queen of texture
there’s arguably no easier way to add texture to your bouquets or centerpieces than by incorporating this feathery lovely.
if it’s intrigue you’re after than simply add a few stems of these unique beauties.
a long time garden favorite, clematis makes for an incredible addition to any wedding arrangement.
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best know as baby’s breath, gypsophila, which is actually readily available year round, is considered one of the loveliest “filler” stems.
the real deal
if you’re a fan of the more readily available dried lavender, you’ll no doubt adore its fresh and fragrant counterpart.
with several hearty blooms coming off each stem, lisianthus generously offers up plenty of texture and fullness to any arrangement it’s added to.
potentially the most popular stem of the season, with layer upon layer of loveliness, peonies truly are pure petal perfection.
exuding romance and a touch of vintage grace, scabiosa stems make for a natural choice for a wedding bloom.
channeling the unique makeup of wildflowers, every single stem of tritileia and allium come bearing whimsy and charm.
And Now for the How-To
Visit back with us next Wednesday when we take these beautiful blooms and show you how to use them on your wedding day.