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Tis the Season… but of which flowers?

You may have caught yourself wondering, at least at one point or another in your planning, what flowers are in season during my wedding month? This is a great question for your florist! A perfect example of why you want to hire a professional. They have the experience and knowledge to guide you to the best choices for your overall vision, budget, and wedding date. Reach out to some of our local favorites:

Swoon Floral Design
Photo: Lauryn Kay Photography Floral: Swoon Floral Design

Here is a starting point for your reference. But, again, the professionals listed above will know best!

Spring

  • Anemone: Blue, red, pink, white (January to May and August to December)
  • Casa Blanca Lily: White (January to October)
  • Delphinium: White, Blue (April to October)
  • Hyacinth: Purple, Pink or White
  • Lilacs: Violet or White
  • Narcissus: White
  • Peony: Pink or White (Late Spring to Early Summer)
  • Ranunculus: White, Pink, Red, Orange, and Yellow (February to May)
  • Star Gazer Lily: Pink and White (January to October)
  • Sweetpea: White, Pink, Red/Coral, and Lavender/Purple (December to May)
  • Tulip: Many colors, including White, Pink, Yellow, Red, and Purple (December to April)

Summer

  • Alstromeria: Orange, Pink, Yellow and Cream, other colors
  • Chrysanthemum: White, Yellow, Orange, Pink, other colors
  • English Lavender: Purple
  • Forget-me-not • Blue
  • Freesia:  White, Yellow, Pink, Blue, Purple
  • Gerbera Daisy: Pink, Yellow, Orange, Red, White
  • Hydrangea: White, Blue, Purple, Pink
  • Iris: Purple, Blue, White
  • Lily, asiatic: White, Pink, Yellow, Orange
  • Lily, oriental: White, Pink
  • Queen Anne’s Lace: White
  • Snapdragons: Pink, Yellow, Orange, White, Other Colors
  • Sunflower: Yellow
  • Tuberose: White
  • Yarrow: White, Pink, Yellow
  • Zinnia: Red, Orange, Pink

Fall

  • Aster: White, Pink
  • Chrysanthemum: White, Yellow, Orange, Pink, other colors
  • Dahlia: Many Colors
  • Marigold: Yellow, Orange, Red
  • Statice: Purple
  • Zinnia: Red, orange, pink
  • Dried Leaves

Winter

  • Amaryllis: Red, White
  • Anemone: Blue, red, pink, white (January to May and August to December)
  • Bells of Ireland: Green (January to October)
  • Camellias: White, Pink
  • Cosmos: Pink, White, Brown, Other Colors
  • Daffodil: Yellow (January to Early May)
  • Forget-me-nots: Blue
  • Holly: Green with Red Berries
  • Jasmine: White
  • Ranunculus: white, pink, red, orange and yellow (February to May)
  • Star Gazer Lily: Pink and White (January to October)
  • Star of Bethlehem: White
  • Tulip: Many colors, including white, pink, yellow, red, and purple (December to April)

Featured image: Lauryn Kay Photography and Swoon Floral Design

This Tips & Advice piece was submitted by Ema Hadziselimovic, a trusted local wedding professional and talented writer.