We've rounded up some of our all-time favorite earthy wedding bouquets that look to nature for inspiration. A mix of talented florists from Hawaii, California and Oregon incorporated organic elements for an alternative to a traditional floral bouquet. From twigs and herbs to seasonal berries, succulents and ferns, these wedding flowers are at once earthy and whimsical.
Andrea and John's wedding at Twin Peaks Ranch in Southern California’s Ojai Valley was orchestrated by the ladies at Bash, Please. Paige Appel and Kelly Harris are known for crafting unfussy and highly personalized weddings. “The floral and design inspiration was definitely more autumnal, wild and rich. Andrea and John wanted to incorporate the transitional colors of the beginning of autumn,” say the designers. The color palette of the day was earthy yet elegant: mushroom, wine and ochre."
Yvonne Chapman's earthy wedding bouquet of fragrant rosemary is accented with lemon grass, delicate berries and silvery succulents and bound with rustic twine for a bohemian effect. Perfect for the eco-chic bride, the succulents can actually be replanted after the wedding.
Designer Mandy Grace's wedding bouquet of umbrella fern, sword fern, maiden hair fern, tree fern and kupukupu fern blends magically with frilly white anemone and hellebore blooms.
This countrified bouquet created by Honolulu floral designer Debbie Hemingway is a cheerful nod to the earth's bountiful harvest. The picture of a summer picnic, it is a medley of tiny crab apples, brussel sprouts, seeded eucalyptus, green button mums, Star of Bethlehem, bersilia and coconut palm fibers.
Jen and Yatish’s Holman Ranch wedding was inspired by the natural beauty of the laid-back setting. Naturally the wedding flowers followed suit.
This lush and organic bouquet of roses, calla lilies and succulents is perfectly suited for an outdoor Big Sur, California wedding celebration.