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Fall Wedding Flower Ideas

When it comes to Fall weddings the correct flower choices can make or break the beauty of the wedding.  Of course the venue is important, but the flowers are equally important.  When it comes to the bridal bouquet, wedding party bouquets, wedding centerpieces and decorative flowers the time of year often dictates which flowers you should use.  Of course, most weddings have a color theme and it’s important to stay with the theme, but if you are planning a Fall wedding and are wondering which types of flowers to use and which colors to go with, we can definitely help you out with some great tips and ideas.

Typically, Autumn weddings have color themes that go along with the Fall season.  The most popular colors are deep and rich reds, oranges and yellows.  By going with a combination of these colors you can capture the warmth and beauty of the Autumn season and incorporate it into your wedding color scheme.

Here are some ideas for flowers that fall into the Autumn category and the colors we mentioned above:

  • Alstroemeria
  • Asiatic Lily
  • Calla Lily
  • Celosia
  • Chrysanthemum
  • Dahia
  • Gerbera
  • Leucadendron
  • Rose
  • Yarrow

Any of these flowers will make beautiful bridal bouquets, wedding centerpieces or other type of wedding flowers.

Here are some ideas for wedding bouquet fillers and wedding centerpiece fillers.  These flowers will fill out the bouquets and make them fuller and more beautiful:

  • Gypsophilia
  • Hypericum
  • Limonium
  • Montecasino Aster
  • Solidago
  • Statice Sinuata
  • Queen Anne’s Lace
  • Waxflower

You can’t go wrong with any of these choices.

Here are pictures of the wedding flowers and bouquet fillers so you’ll be sure to know which type of flower we are talking about.

 alstroemeriaAsiatic Lilycalla flowercelosiachrysanthemumdahiliagerbera

leucadendron

rose for fall wedding

two colored rose

yarrow

 Here are some types of Fall wedding flower bouquet fillers.

hypericum

limonium

statice sinuata

wax flower

gypsophilia

montecasino aster

queen annes lace

solidago

Casa Blanca Lily Pictures

The Casa Blanca Lily (Lilium) is an oriental hybrid lily.  It blooms in the Summer and gives off a sweet fragrance.  These flowers can be as large as ten inches wide.  They have rigid stems and make great fresh cut flowers.  They also look magnificent in bouquets and flower arrangements.  Because of their pure white petals, Lilium Casa Blanca are often used in weddings for decoration, bridal bouquets and centerpieces.

Here are some pictures of white Casa Blanca Lilies.

casa blanca lily

You can see it has pure white petals with reddish brown anthers in the middle.

Here’s a better look at the anthers.

Casa blanca in bloom

Here’s a bunch of Casa Blanca lilies in bloom.

casa blanca flowers

Here’s a bridal bouquet made of Casa Blanca Flowers.

casa blanca wedding bouquet

Here’s a Casa Blanca flower arrangement used as a wedding centerpiece.

casa blanca flower arrangment

Billy Buttons Pictures

Billy Buttons are a flowering plant that is part of the Daisy family.  Their botanical name is Craspedia but most people refer to them as either Billy Buttons or Woollyheads because of their fluffy round shaped blooms.  They have long skinny stems which makes their big round blooms look even more unique.  Billy Buttons are often used in flower arrangements, decorations, crafts, and are popular for weddings.  They bloom during the Spring.

Here are some pictures of Billy Buttons flowers.

Here is a close up look at some Billy Buttons flowers.

Billy Buttons close up

Here are Billy Buttons growing in a flower bed.

Billy Buttons flower garden

Here are Billy Buttons flowers dried and painted to be used for decorations.

dried billy buttons flowers

Here are Billy Buttons used in a wedding, pinned onto groomsmen jackets.

billy button groomsmen flowers

And here are Billy Buttons flowers used in beautiful yellow and white bridal bouquets.

billy buttons bridal bouquet

Here is a decorative craft made from dried Billy Buttons flowers and stones in a vase.

billy buttons in a vase

I saved the best for last.  Here is a stunning, gorgeous Billy Buttons and Daisies bouquet centerpiece flower arrangement.  It is absolutely beautiful.

billy buttons and daisy centerpiece

Bells of Ireland Pictures

Bells of Ireland, also known as Moluccella Laevis, is a flowering plant that is an annual which blooms in the Summer.  Bells of Ireland are thought to be lucky flowers.  Because of this, many brides include Bells of Ireland flowers in their weddings either in bridal bouquets, wedding decorations or wedding table top centerpieces.  Because they are long and tall, Bells of Ireland look great in flower arrangements.  They make good looking bouquets with or without other flowers.  They also look nice growing in flower beds or flower gardens.

Here are some pictures of Bells of Ireland plants and flowers in bloom.

This is what a Bells of Ireland plant looks like up close.

Bells of Ireland up close

Here’s a Bells of Ireland plant in a flower bed.

bells of ireland plant

Here’s another lucky Bells of Ireland plant in a flower garden.

Bells of Ireland plants

Here’s a Bells of Ireland arrangement using only Bells of Ireland and no other flowers.

Bells of Ireland arrangement

And here is a Bells of Ireland flower arrangement using other flowers as well.

Bells of Ireland flower arrangement

Here’s a regular Bells of Ireland bouquet.

Bells of Ireland bouquet

And here’s a beautiful Bells of Ireland bridal bouquet with roses.  This type of bridal bouquet is not only beautiful and elegant but it is also thought to be a lucky for the new bride and groom.

Bells of Ireland bridal bouquet

Here is a luxurious Bells of Ireland wedding centerpiece.

Bells of Ireland centerpiece

I hope you’ve enjoyed these photos.  If you have any Bells of Ireland photos you’d like to share with the world please send them to me.

Baby’s Breath Pictures

Baby’s Breath Flowers are delicate white flowers that grow on stems that can get up to around eighteen inches in height.  This flowering plant is known as Gypsophila  which is among the carnation family.  These beautiful white flowers have small blooms and bring elegance and lightness to any flower garden.   Baby’s breath have become a very popular flower to use in weddings.  They make beautiful bridal bouquets, table top decorations, centerpieces, and can also be used in the bride’s hair.  In recent years Baby’s Breath has become popular in crafts as well.  Baby’s Breath wreaths are very trendy right now.

Here are some pictures of Baby’s Breath Flowers.

This is what Baby’s Breath flowers look like up close.

baby's breath flowers

Here’s an individual stem of Baby’s Breath Flowers.

baby's breath flowers

Here’s a Baby’s Breath plant with thousands of blooms.

baby's breath plant

Here’s a picture of a Baby’s Breath bridal bouquet.

baby's breath bridal bouquet

Here are some Baby’s Breath wedding decorations.

baby's breath decorations

Here is a wreath made from Baby’s Breath flowers.

baby's breath wreath

As you can see from these photos, baby’s breath is a beautiful flower that can be used for many different things.  If you have photos of baby’s breath you would like to share please send them in so we can include them.

Bouvardia Pictures

Bouvardia is a beautiful flower that is often used in wedding bouquets.  The most popular colors of bouvardia flowers are white, pink, red, and purple.  Here are some pictures of bouvardia flowers.

This is what bouvardia flowers look like in full bloom up close.

white bouvardia flowers

Here are some red bouvardia flowers.

red bouvardia

These purple Bouvardia flowers were used in a wedding and were pinned to a groomsmen’s jacket.

purple bouvardia

Bouvardia flowers are often used in conjunction with roses to form bridal bouquets for weddings.

bouvardia wedding bouquet

Bouvardia look beautiful in any bouquet, even without other flowers.

white bouvardia bouquet

If you have any photos of bouvardia flowers you’d like to share with us please send them in.