Friday, July 20, 2012

Wedding Bouquets-Calla Lilies and Orchids -Artistry in Bloom-Victoria BC

Calla Lilies and Orchids are synonymous with elegance, simplicity, and romance. They add a touch of class to your special day whether they are the star of the show or blended into a mixed bouquet.
Calla Lily and Phalaenopsis Orchid Bridal Bouquet
Orchids and calla lilies are available year round but they experience wide fluctuations in price. Twice a year when calla lilies switch from local to import they become very expensive and occasionally some colours are not available during this time.
Bridesmaid's Bouquet
Local callas are generally available from June to October. However, weather conditions can greatly influence the availability.
Calla Lily and Orchid Boutonniere
In this bouquet Dendrobium Orchids add a tropical touch to a bouquet of roses, lisianthus,  geraniums,and hypericum berries.  
Calla lilies and orchids come in a wide array of colours and their ability to withstand the heat of summer adds to their popularity for wedding bouquets and boutonnieres.
Calla and Peony bud Boutonniere

There are over 30,000 varieties of orchids but not all are suitable for cut flower bouquets. The most popular wedding orchids are Phalaenopsis, Cymbidium, Dendrobium, and Mokara.
Cymbidium Orchid Bridal Bouquet