Last updated on August 12th, 2016 at 09:00 am
winter wedding flowers – photo is via brides
If you and your soon to be spouse have come to a decision that winter is the time of year that you would like to get married then you may be concerned as to how much your winter wedding flowers will end up costing you. By getting married during the colder months of the year you may indeed have fewer options then if you were to be getting married in the summertime but you will see that you do have options offered by speaking with your local florist. Many times florists are able to import flowers from warmer locations and some even grow flowers themselves under glass. Understanding this information will no doubt be a great aid in planning flowers for a winter wedding.
white winter wedding bouquet – photo is via free images
Timing is totally important when it comes to flowers and winter weddings. It has become a very popular trend for couples to get married during the Christmas season or New Years. It is however totally likely that prices for flowers would be at a much higher price then at other times of the year because of the increased demand for them for things such as Christmas wreaths and other holiday decorations. Since red is an enormously popular color during the holiday season roses and other red colored flowers are especially in demand. It is for this very reason that you may be paying much more then you originally thought for red roses for your winter wedding bouquet.
While the prices for winter wedding flower bouquets may run a bit on the high side it is totally possible to find some great bargains. There are many varieties or orchids that would make for some beautifully exotic winter wedding flower arrangements and not cost you an arm and a leg. A tropical themed wedding in the dead of winter would be a lovely break from the cold.
red winter flowers for wedding bouquet – photo is via lake front wedding
Now while a lot of people think of tulips as a springtime flower they are widely existing in the winter months from flower wholesalers. The wonderful thing about tulips is that they come in a wide variety of colors so that you should have no trouble matching them to your wedding theme.
Winter weddings would also be brightened by using lilies or chrysanthemums in the flower arrangements. Both of these incredibly popular flowers are available all year round so you will not have to worry about spending a huge amount of your wedding budget on flowers. If you would like to have your winter wedding flowers with a light and sweet perfume to them, then you cannot go wrong with Oriental lilies.
winter wedding bouquet with white flowers – photo is via wedding o mania
It would be a very smart idea to meet with a florist as soon as possible after deciding that you are having a winter wedding. This way you can take a look a pictures of winter wedding flowers and winter bridal bouquets and will know as soon as possible what flowers will be available during the time period you are looking to be married in. A good florist will be able to tell you what types of flowers will be available and how to best use them in your wedding.