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Wedding Flowers Special Varieties, inc David Austin Roses & Peonies

Wedding Flowers Special Varieties, inc David Austin Roses & Peonies

A bride-to-be wants her wedding day to be memorable and her choice of wedding florals can help achieve this, acting to reflect her specific style and personality.  Popular choices for wedding bouquets, cake flowers, and table centerpieces include David Austin roses (a specialty bloom famous for their many intricate petals) and peonies (feminine, fluffy blooms that symbolize good fortune and a happy marriage).

David Austin Roses

David Austin roses

Availability: Spring/Summer
Stem Count: 10 / bunch
Vase life: 7 days
Colour range: Pinks, whites, creams, lemons and peaches/apricots.

The perfect wedding bloom, loved by many brides, the divine David Austin Rose.  Some varieties are grown in outdoor conditions and these natural roses have a garden appearance with buds.  Other varieties are grown with a single flower head per stem.  Beautiful round shape filled with many petals, some garden David Austin roses will have a beautiful frangrance also.  Available in many shades, mainly pastels.

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Peonies

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Availability: Spring - November
Stem Count: 5 / bunch
Vase life: 7-10 days
Colour range: Pinks, white, port wine and coral.

One of the most popular blooms for weddings the peony.  A large (similar size to hydrangea) divine flower with one head per stem.  Many ruffled petals form the large round bloom.  Can be used in wedding bouquets and arrangements.  Short season only spring and best in November in particular but can also be available in September and October.

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