When selecting flowers for a wedding that is to be held during the Christmas holiday season it is a good idea to use flowers that are relevant to Christmas. This keeps the theme relevant to Christmas as a whole. As well as this, Christmas flowers are quite symbolic in a celebratory way. Christmas wedding flowers should be flowers (or plants) such as mistletoe, Christmas cacti, poinsettia and holly. These may be a little more difficult and expensive to obtain during the Christmas period due to their high demand so it is a good idea to place your order early in order to get them in a timely and economically viable fashion. If you are running around trying to get a large order filled close to Christmas you may have to visit multiple suppliers in order to get the volume you need for the wedding.
Choosing your Christmas wedding flowers is one thing – the other is actually working with the colours in order to best suit the range of flowers that you choose. The best course of action regarding this is using Christmas colours that actually apply to the plants. These colours are pretty easy to pick and will involve a range of reds, browns, greens and whites. You may also offset this by using some more celebratory colours such as yellow. Remember, you want to actually create an atmosphere conducive to celebration. Having flowers that have a celebratory significance to Christmas is part of the battle – the other part is complementing them with the right colours and decorations. Ensure that you get some advice on how to best compliment your chosen flowers in regards to the design of the decorations.
Don’t be afraid to ask for help if you get stuck while picking the flowers that you want to use during your wedding. Having a Christmas wedding actually can limit the amount of flowers that you should use for the wedding. Christmas wedding flowers can be quite beautiful in the right setting. It is the setting that you want to use to compliment the other decorations. If you are having a reception outdoors trying and choose somewhere that has some Christmas flowers growing naturally. Botanic gardens in a major city are great in this regard. They have readymade gardens waiting for you. They are normally situated in a place that is easy for people to get to as well so you won’t be segregating any of your guests.