There’s nothing quite like walking down the aisle with the waves and wide-open sky in the background. If you’re planning a beach wedding, you’re naturally looking for beach flowers that will complement your seaside ceremony. Here, discover 10 flowers that will blend in beautifully at the beach.
1. Calla Lilies
The trumpet-shaped bloom of calla lilies mimics the shape of a wave, making them the perfect beach flower! This timeless bloom looks great on its own, as well as the focal point of larger bouquets and arrangements.
2. King Protea
The king protea is a dramatic show stopper. This tropical bloom will add texture and an exotic touch to any beach bouquet. Its oval-shaped petals and white fuzzy texture in the center will definitely make a statement.
3. Oriental Lilies
Oriental lilies are also known as “the Queen of Flowers,” and rightfully so! They are star-shaped flowers with large petals that exhibit ruffled margins. These flowers are also full of fragrance. They’re available in a variety of shades, including white, hot pink and yellow.
4. Monstera Leaves
Monstera leaves are bright green and large — they’re as a big as a plate! Their overall unique shape makes them a popular for beach weddings. They can be used in bouquets and arrangements. As an added bonus, Monstera leaves have a long-lasting vase life.
Orchids beautiful line flowers have multiple blooms per stem that will add height and texture to a floral arrangement. It is most sought-after for its “galaxy blue” tinted color (not to worry- the tint will not rub off the petals). These work great in submerged centerpieces, too!
6. Birds of Paradise
If you’re looking for something tropical, birds of paradise fit the bill. These lovely flowers feature orange and royal blue petals and a beak-like center, giving them the appearance of tropical birds. Birds of paradise represent love, thoughtfulness and faithfulness. They grow wild in Hawaii.
7. Pin Cushions
Bright and colorful, pin cushions are a perfect compliment to a sunny, cheerful beach wedding. They’re available in bold shades including orange, yellow, red and pink.
Anthurium is another fabulous tropical flower to consider adding to your mix or beach florals. Anthurium features colorful, leaf-like blooms in shades like candy apple green, fire engine red, flamingo pink and purple grape.
9. Xerographica Tillandsia Wedding Air Plants
Xerographica tillandsia is a one-of-a-kind floral to add to your beach bouquet. Their unique shape is reminiscent of a starfish, making them a beautiful accent to your other beach flowers.
Just because you’re having a beach wedding doesn’t mean you have to use tropical flowers. You can use traditional classics like roses. No matter the setting of your wedding, roses will always look beautiful.
These are just some of the flowers we have to offer that would be perfect for a beach wedding. For more options that will add unique color and texture check out all of our Tropical Flowers! And as always, if you need help picking out flowers or determining amounts, give us a call at 1-877-507-6737 or use our Live Chat at FiftyFlowers.com.