Hydrangea flowers are one of the most versatile blooms used in many kinds of flower arrangements. Hydrangeas are preferred by a lot of florists - and it comes as no surprise. Hydrangea flowers are available year round and are easy to work with. They come in various colors such as cream, purple, blue and pink. And, they can look stunning on their own or part of a more complex flower arrangement.
Here are 5 ideas on what kind of flower arrangements hydrangea flowers are best used in.
1. Hydrangea flower arrangements for weddings
As far as wedding flower arrangements go, hydrangeas are on the top of the list for many brides and florists. They are an excellent choice for elegant bridal bouquets, and also make wonderful bridesmaids bouquets. Florists and brides may also choose hydrangeas in decorating aisles, as table centerpieces, as accents in wedding canopies and so on. With the various colors that hydrangeas come in, a bride will definitely find a color to match her motif.
2. Hydrangea centerpieces
Hydrangea are often used to create lovely centerpieces. With the right arrangement, they can enhance any mood - from casual get togethers, outdoor family picnics, that special Sunday brunch, to large formal dinner parties.
3. Hydrangea ornamental floral arrangements
Hydrangea blooms are also often used with other flowers in ornamental floral arrangements. You’ll see these types of flower arrangements decorating homes, offices, hotel lobbies, etc. These types of arrangements imbibe a room with the freshness and colors of the outdoors.
4. Hydrangea bouquets
Giving floral bouquets to loved ones is a custom that’s as old as time. From expressing undying love, gratitude, sympathy, and remembrance, floral bouquets continue to be a popular gift option. As far as bouquets go, hydrangeas are often selected for their stunning color, size and texture.
5. Hydrangea in artificial flower arrangements
In some cases, fresh hydrangeas are not available or may not be ideal. If this is the case for you, you’ll be pleased to know that there are good quality artificial hydrangea flowers or silk hydrangea flowers that you can buy. You may use them in various floral arrangements as you would with fresh hydrangea flowers.