125+ Ideas for Flowers by Type

Choose your favorite flower, then see all of the different ways you can incorporate that bloom in your big day!
By: 
Kristen O'Gorman Klein

From bouquets and boutonnières to ceremony and reception décor, there are so many ways that you can incorporate your favorite flower into your wedding day. Here, browse our favorite ways to use some of the most popular wedding flowers. 

orchids
Orchids

calla lilies
Calla Lilies

roses
Roses

hydrangeas
Hydrangeas

stephanotis
Stephanotis

It's important to consider whether your favorite flower is in season during your wedding month; if it's not, you'll either pay a premium to import the flower or, in some cases, will need to choose another flower instead. Here's a guide to when these blooms are in season. Find more flowers by month here!

Peonies: April-June, with a second peak season in November and December.

Orchids: March to November, with different varieties peaking at different times.

Calla lilies: Available most months of the year, with the exception of August and September. 

Roses: Always in season.

Hydrangeas: February and March.

Stephanotis: November through January.