7 Seasonal Flowers for Your Summer Wedding 2022

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With their strong, sweet scent and large size, gardenias make perfect boutonnieres, but they're also a stunning option for an elegant, standalone bouquet. Gardenias are an incredibly fragile flower beaming with Southern charm, and they only come in white or cream colors.

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As they start to die, the petals turn brown, so be sure to have a plan for storage if you opt for these stunning blooms. With their price point between $7.50 and $9 per stem, you'll want to keep your bouquet and centerpieces looking their best.

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Freesias offer the most perfect wildflower look, as there are multiple bell-shaped blooms on each stem. They're sweet, fragrant, and absolutely beautiful mixed with greenery or bold white flowers.

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Pricing ranges from $3 to $3.50 per stem, and they come in shades of white, yellow, orange, red, blue, pink, and purple, but you can find multicolored options if you desire.

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Orchids are such a stunning, elegant choice with a modern twist. Not only do they come in a huge range of colors, but there are also countless varieties—mini orchids, huge orchids, and every shape imaginable.

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Be aware, though, that each variety has its own scent, ranging from pleasant to putrid. White orchids are typical for wedding bouquets, but shades of pink and purple are available as well.

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Be sure to discuss pricing with your florist if you're working within a budget. "Each locality has different availability," says White. "Some places are more expensive because they have to have everything shipped to them."

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This certainly applies to orchids, as pricing can range anywhere from $1.50 to $9 per stem.

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Irises are mainly associated with a bright purplish hue, but they come in so many other beautiful varieties, including pink, yellow, and white. Some even have a sunset or ombré coloring, making each stem unique and beautiful. 

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Some varieties have little to no scent, while others might give off a fruity essence. Adding white irises to a bouquet adds texture and a little bit of frill, similar to the effect of sweet pea.

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At the same time, a standalone bouquet can offer a gorgeous, enchanting look for a romantic wedding. At $1.50 to $2.50 per stem, they're an affordable option for any floral budget.

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With their intricate texture and range of sizes, dahlias are a gorgeous choice to add a statement to any bouquet or centerpiece. "These are the perfect July and August flower," says White.

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They don't have any scent, but they have an extensive color range—from soft pinks and deep dark burgundies to bright oranges and simple white. You can use them to create a rustic vibe or have them stand on their own for a refined look.

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Dahlias are an ever-popular flower, causing their pricing to hover around $6.50 to $7 per stem, but their beauty is so worth it.

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Cornflowers are a sweet, earthy wildflower that can add a tiny pop of color to your bouquet or centerpiece. Light blue is the most common color to see for cornflower, but shades of pink, maroon, and white are available as well.

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They're a lovely delicate flower, perfect for a casual wedding with a fun, whimsical vibe. Plus, they're super affordable additions to bouquets and centerpieces at $2 to $2.50 per stem.

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Although sometimes looked down upon because they're so commonly used as "filler flowers," there are some truly gorgeous types of lisianthus out there. Some varieties are so frilly and full they could almost be mistaken for a rose. 

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And with shades of purple, pink, white, and even green, there's an option for every bouquet. Lisianthus flowers don't have any scent, so they're perfect for those with sensitive noses, and they typically range in price from $3.50 to $4.50 per stem.

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