From the wedding bouquet to the actual decorations to make your wedding ceremony beautiful as well as personal there are hundreds of flowers to choose from. Some of the traditional ones roses, baby’s breath, and lilies are top choices for many couples. However one thing to consider when making your choices is the setting of the wedding. If you are having an outdoor wedding, you might want to consider an arch made of flowers for the bride and groom to stand under while repeating their vows. If this is the choice some of the most elegant looking flower arrangements can be the simple ones. Flowers in urns placed strategically are quite beautiful. Hanging baskets placed on shepherd’s hooks creating a pathway to the site of the wedding make quite an impact.

If all white is decided on for the wedding, dress, flower arrangements, decorations, etc. you might want to consider some of these beautiful blooming flowers. Gladiolus, chrysanthemums, carnations, lilies, and gardenias just to name a few. You can also add white pearls with these flower arrangements to make a stunning display. For the setting itself or for the bride’s bouquet, white flowers can make a breathtaking sight when all is done.

Although white is a very popular choice some couples want more color in their wedding. They may choose pinks, and violets, and soft pale yellows. If this is the case consider begonias, impatiens, tulips, and orchids to name a few. There are plenty of choices to use for whatever décor you have decided on. Azaleas are some of the most beautiful flowers that exist and if you have ever seen them in bloom all together in the springtime it is a breathtaking sight.

If you are on a budget and can’t justify the expense of a florist, make a trip to your neighborhood plant sales location and take a look at all the possibilities that can be used for just about any occasion that is pending. They are also a great location for hanging baskets and urns to show off your blooms. Topiaries are all the rage today with every kind of plant used for them that can be imagined.

Of course if you want a tropical setting for your big day there are a lot of choices that work really well inside and out. Tall potted palms are a great background for any tropical flower that you should choose. Heliconia and costus are beautiful blooming flowers that come in a variety of colors including pink, golden, rosy, and emerald. The French Kiss is a lovely pink creation that has a wonderful shape and long lasting bloom that makes for an excellent choice for decorating.

In the event that you would prefer not to use live flowers there are some really great varieties of silk flowers that look so real you want to water them. So the choices are endless when it comes to the flowers and plants that you can choose for your wedding.

Source by Yolanda Nash