Nine of the Prettiest Blooms for A Summer Wedding

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Summer is by far the most popular season for weddings, for many reasons including the fabulous variety of in-season flowers. Beautiful summer blooms are abundant, with everything from frilly garden roses to elegant hydrangeas, you’ll definitely not be stuck for choice! 

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Today we have nine pretty summer blooms to look out for… 

Rose and Garden Rose

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The classic rose will always be a favourite for their romantic vibe. During the summer months incredible garden roses are well loved because of their fluffy petals and beautiful scent. Best month: June

Freesia

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If adding scent to your bouquet is a priority, freesia will give you just that as well as a simple soft appearance. Best months: June to September 

Orchid

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White orchids are a classic choice for bride who love a touch of glamour. Their unusual shape and form works well in single variety bouquets as well as combined with other summer greats such as garden roses. Best months: April to September

Dahlia

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One of my personal favourite flowers, dahlias are available in a huge range of colours from dreamy pinky creams to bright pink. For statement blooms look out for the famous Cafe au Lait variety. Best months: June to October 

Cornflower 

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Many brides love to add a touch of blue to their day and the humble cornflower is a popular choice during summer. This wildflower will add a whimsy touch to your arrangements. Best months: June to September 

Delphinium

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Stunningly pretty and sure to make a statement, delphiniums are a dreamy flower choice. These long stems with pretty flower petals are a great choice to make an impact whilst keeping the overall look soft and romantic. Best months: June to September 

Hydrangea 

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If you love large flowers, hydrangea are big and blousy and make a statement. Available in a gorgeous range of colours from white to deep ruby red, pink, purple and blue. Best months: May to September

Cosmo

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Ideal for a soft and natural summer wedding, cosmos have a similarity to large headed daisies but with an extra fluttery softness. They work beautiful within mixed bouquets and equally as well used en masse on their own. Best months: July to October 

Zinnia

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Zinnia’s are sometimes confused with dahlias as they are similar in style, they are available in a host of bright and bold shades of pink, orange and red. Best months: July to October 

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