Modern Wedding Bouquets
The contemporary bride who wants to obtain a fascinating look for her ceremony can carry a poppy bouquet. Anyone can obtain a charming look by using poppies in her wedding attire or hairstyle. The wedding bouquet is one of the most elegant and appealing accessories of a bride. There are many types of flowers to consider when making this choice, but we think that nothing is similar to the rich beauty of poppies.
These lovely flowers are something very unique and special. 2012 brides who want something truly original for their ceremony, something we can’t see in “everyday weddings” should definitely take into consideration this type of flower. If you are sick and tired or roses, tulips and calla lilies – and we know you are, then this flower assortment can make a more outstanding selection. There is a very long history related to poppies. Those who didn’t know, these blooms are from ancient times and they carry different unique meanings.
Poppies are famous for the production of opium. Many people know that poppies are related to war. The red blooms symbolize the fallen soldiers of battles. It might not be the perfect image for a wedding, but there is always something nostalgic and honorable about a war. These elements can be incorporated in the symbolism of a wedding. There are different species of poppies that you can choose from for your wedding. Some of them have great medicinal properties that can be enhances. If you are planning a war themed wedding (which is little probable), you can use poppies. They signify the First World War as the battlefields were filled with red poppies.
The abundance of these flowers made the soldiers remember poppies are war flowers. This is why people used these blooms to honor the soldiers who lost their lives. There is a special day when everybody wears a red poppy, and this is on the November 11, on the Veteran’s Day. Some of the poppy assortments contain medicinal properties, as we said before. The opium of poppies helps producing sedatives and all kinds of analgesics that suppress pain and heal the central nervous system. We love poppies because they are warm, romantic, feminine and very graceful. They are ideal for the delicate bride who wants something urban yet rustic at appearance.
They can be found in bright red and sensual oranges. A poppy wedding bouquet can look like a beautiful painting as they are very bohemian and nonchalant types of flowers. It would be great if you could use them as your wedding theme and incorporate them in your other décor arrangements. You can use tiny glass jars and bottles for different types of poppies for a whimsy refreshing effect.