6 of the Best Flowers to Include in Your Summer Wedding

Make a gorgeous floral splash on your big day with these 6 best flowers to include in your summer wedding. Check them out!

June, July and August are some of the most common months for weddings! If you’re planning a summer wedding,  one of the details you will need to plan out is your flowers! From bouquets to centerpieces, when deciding on flowers, one of the best things you can do is to use flowers that are in season. This will not only save you money but will also minimize the risk of a florist not having or running out of the flowers needed for your special day. Here are 6 of the best flowers to include in your summer wedding.

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Perfect Flowers for Your Summer Wedding
1. Anemones


Anemones are beautiful flowers that can be found in red, white and purple and each color has a dark purple/black center. These flowers, which have the Greek name for “windflower,” look beautiful as a bouquet or used as accent flowers in arrangements

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2. Zinnias

My Zinnia Bouquet

If pops of bright color is what you’re looking for at your wedding, using Zinnias in your floral arrangements is a very wise decision! These flowers come in various shades, to include red, pink, yellow, orange and white. These flowers are small and are best used as accents.

3. Daisies

Colorful Crazy Daisies (1)
Daisies are another great flower that come in a variety of colors. This will make it easier for you to match the flower with your wedding colors. Daisies are hardy and look great in any bouquet.

4. Hydrangeas


While hydrangeas too come in a wide variety of colors, to include pink, white and blue. They are perfect if you’re looking for a soft pastel flower to soften the look of your flowers. Their snowball shape will make your bouquet and arrangements unique.

5. Delphinium

Delphinium is another unique flower that looks amazing in any wedding floral arrangement

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Delphinium are tall and are perfect for adding height to your bouquet or to a room that may not have high ceilings. The flower can be found in shades of blue and purple as well as white.

6. Freesia


Many people are used to seeing Freesia in white but the amazingly fragrant flower can also be found in shades of red, yellow, orange, purple and pink. With so many shades, you’re bound to find one that fits into your wedding colors! Freesia is a great accent flower and guests will love the fragrance they provide.

Are you planning a summer wedding? Are you using any of the flowers above in your bouquet or floral arrangements? We are excited to hear about your wedding!

37 thoughts on “6 of the Best Flowers to Include in Your Summer Wedding”

  1. Beautiful flowers. I am a Floral Designer and have designed for many Weddings. I love all flowers and the freshest flowers are most important on the day of your wedding.

  2. Hydrangeas are such a wonderful choice this time of the year. They make beautiful bouquets!! i’m a zinnia fan too. Such a durable flower.

  3. These are all beautiful flowers include summer wedding! I totally adore these flowers especially the Hydrangeas.

  4. I’m the biggest sucker for flowers there ever was! In our garden we plant zinnias every year. I cut them and put them in small vases in the windowsills throughout the house. They make me smile

  5. Indeed such beautiful flowers. Who wouldn’t love this kind of flowers on your bouquet. I want to include succulents too.

  6. My wife’s favorite flower is a Gerber daisy. These all are impressive examples to be incorporated into a wedding

  7. I love hydrangeas so if I had it to do over, I would use all hydrangeas which would have gone with the blue in my dress. However, to save money I did use white daisies in straw baskets.

  8. I love how full and lush hydrangeas look and zinnias are really pretty too. These are all beautiful bright colours for a summer wedding.

  9. My daughter was going to have a summer wedding but changed it to the fall. She would have definitely has Hydrangeas in her bouquet!

  10. These are all great flowers for a summer wedding. I love the Delphinium and the Freesia are just gorgeous. Thanks for sharing these awesome summer wedding flowers.

  11. OH my word! These are beautiful! I had “fake” flowers for my wedding— but so wish I had real ones! I grow zinnias at home and have them on my table all summer.

  12. I LOVEEEE Carnations! I haven’t gotten Married yet, but I’ve already made some amazing ideas in my future marriage book lol

  13. I love flowers and all of these are gorgeous! I had a winter wedding though and I had red roses in my bouquet.

  14. I love flowers and all of these are gorgeous! I agree that bright colors are perfect for spring and summer weddings!!

  15. It’s always good to know these information when planning a wedding. I can imagine how lovely a bouquet these inclusions would make!

  16. Daisies and hydrangeas are my favorites in your list. Every flower is indeed pretty in their won way but I just think these flowers put together will be a great wedding bouquet!

  17. Wow! These are beautiful arrangements! I wish I had arrangements like this for my wedding.

  18. Hydrangeas are my absolute favorite flower. I just learned last year that they signify jealousy though! (Not that anyone really knows that or pays attention to those things.) I just thought that was interesting!

  19. These flowers are all so gorgeous. I think the Freesia would be a beautiful flower to use.

  20. I just had to stop by and check these out again. A friend of mine is getting married in the summer and I am the MOH!

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