If you’re ordering flowers for a Mother’s Day brunch (or any other special occasion this spring), sticking to seasonal blooms will keep your costs down and give your event a lovely, natural feel. Here are 15 spring flowers to start with, excerpted from Mindy Weiss’s newly revised nuptial bible The Wedding Book.
15 Spring Flowers
- Flowering branches such as apple, cherry, dogwood, forsythia
- Lily of the valley
- Mimosa (acacia)
- Muscari (grape hyacinth)
- Sweet pea
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