Summer Wedding Flowers Photo Credit: Belathee Photography via Martha Stewart Weddings


Summer brides-to-be are fortunate to have an abundance of gorgeous, seasonal flowers to choose from for their weddings.  Perhaps just as important is there are a number of flowers to stay away from for summer weddings due to the excessive heat.  Flowers to Use and to Avoid for a Summer Wedding on Martha Stewart Weddings has all the details a summer bride-to-be needs.  Here’s a handy guide of which lovely flowers flourish in summer like roses and sunflowers, which sweet flowers can’t take the heat like peonies and hydrangea, and plenty of tips for getting the most out of your wedding blooms.  Don’t worry if you happen to have your heart set on a flower that doesn’t fare well in the summer heat because there is advice for making any flower work even in hot temperatures.  This quick read is essential for summer brides-to-be as with a little preparation the flowers will shine as bright as the sun at a summer wedding!

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