Hi florist! We know that choosing the perfect green flowers for a wedding can be challenging. Once selected the right varieties and color variations, it for sure is a great way to add a unique touch of beauty and color to your arrangements. Seasonal availability, the different shades of green as well as the varieties that are available in this color can be quite overwhelming. Therefore, we’re here to help you out!
How to Choose your green wedding flowers?
Via the 3 C-s ‘designed’ by Hoek flowers, we will guide you through the world of green flowers. Since there are so many additions to green, such as Emerald Green Flowers, Lime Green Flowers and Mint Green Flowers, we’ll share our knowledge with you on how to Choose, Combine and Care for them.
Green flowers for a wedding are available in many sizes, shapes, and varieties. Discover flowers for a sage green wedding, lime green flowers for a wedding, mint green flowers for weddings and flowers for emerald green weddings. Our product specialists picked the most popular green wedding flowers for you.
These funny shaped flowers are the best choice if you’re looking for a touch of ‘wild’ for that your green themed wedding you’re styling. Have you already tried to add them to a wedding bouquet, buttonhole, or hair piece?
Surprising? No. A Classic? Yes! The rose remains a timeless flower for weddings. Fortunately, these beauties are year-round available and even in the color green, they come in many different shades. If you’re specifically looking for green Roses, the products from farms in Colombia and Ecuador is where you must look at. Big heads, perfect for weddings and available in all different types of green.
Hypericum Bamboo.. Maybe not the first flower you’re thinking of as a green flower for a wedding. Though it’s a very popular flower among our florists, because of its very simple but delicate touch. The little pops of green are great to give your arrangement a both playful and classic look.
A true eye-catcher in your favorite wedding arrangement. These exotic flowers, which are only not available in July, come in many different shades of green, including olive and light pistachio. Looking for something unique? Cymbidium Green is a flower you should definitely have a look at.
Did you know Molucella is known for good luck? No wonder this flower is one of our green wedding favorites. Besides it being available year-round, this cool flower is an ideal piece to use due to its full green colour.
How to Combine your green flowers?
First things first. When combining different shades of green, pay attention to balance. If you would like to combine the darker Green Trick with the lighter green Hydrangea Mojito, make sure one color doesn’t overpower the other, because that would be a shame…
Second, if the couple allows this of course, bring the attention to your green centerpieces by adding pops of color via other blooms, such as the neutral white Tanacetum or go crazy with an Orange Ranunculus. The eye of your crowd for sure will be attracted by the green.
Finally, use a little bit of foliage and greenery throughout your arrangement. But be careful to not overdo it, foliage isn’t the main character in this green fairytale.
How to Care for your green flowers?
Green flowers for a wedding are, like all flowers, fragile and delicate. Before working with any kind of flower – green or otherwise – conditioning is key.
“We always say, loose as much leaves as you can effort. The less leaves, the more energy goes into the flower.”
Give your flowers (except for poppies, narcissus, and hyacinth) a sharp, clean cut. Remove the leaves. We always say, loose as much leaves as you can effort. The less leaves, the more energy goes into the flower. Put the fresh cut stems in clean water with flower food. Important to know is that for the green Viburnum special flower food is used, since they need extra care. Make sure your flowers had a good drink before you start using them.
Order green flowers for a wedding
If the couple choses a green wedding, great! A challenge, but asks at the same time for a lot of floral creativity. Are you all about green after reading this article? Have a look at our assortment of green flowers and get inspired.
Side note: we have a lot of different shades of green flowers for a wedding in our pre-order wedding lists! This is an amazing tool to already quote and even pre-order your flowers for a wedding months in advance. We have fixed prices for your favorite wedding flowers from April until September.