Five Fall Wedding Flowers that Truly Pop

Choosing the perfect date to host an event or celebrate your marriage often goes hand in hand with selecting your favorite time of year. Recently, we have seen an increasing trend in fall weddings and autumn events, thanks to breathtaking foliage, refreshing weather, and the warmth and calm we experience during this season. In addition, wonderful fall flowers and colors help to create a stunning atmosphere. Although there are countless autumn flowers that we love including in wedding bouquets, floral runners, aisle markers, centerpieces, and more, the experts here at Griffin’s Floral Design are calling out only five of the best. 

Orange chrysanthemums


An unexpected underdog, chrysanthemums are a picture-perfect accent bloom in bouquets, centerpieces, and so much more. Large decorative pots filled with colorful mums can be beautifully placed at the entrance to your event, used as seasonal aisle markers to lead you to your wedding ceremony, and displayed to dress up any specialty tables at the reception. Bronze disbuds, a gorgeous type of chrysanthemum, that is sure to catch your eye no matter where it is incorporated. With two tones painting their petals, they create a classic and sophisticated, yet energetic, seasonal addition. 

Bride holding sunflower bouquet and groom wearing sunflower boutonniere


Sunflowers are true showstoppers of fall and a spectacular choice for this season’s events and weddings. Their large faces adorn with bright yellow petals and chocolatey centers offer a complimentary aesthetic that is both uplifting and cheerful yet brisk and rich. Guests will have no problem identifying sunflowers in your floral decor, like centerpieces and bouquets, and are sure to feel the joy that radiates from these blooms. 

Bride holding autumn wedding bouquet with red, white, and orange roses

Red and Orange Roses

Roses are not only favored for their widely known symbolism of passion, love, desire, charm, and friendship, but also because of the great variety of colors, including fall hues that reflect the tones of the season. Orange and red roses are particularly versatile and pair seamlessly with almost every autumn flower, with brilliant hues bringing crispness and freshness into event florals. 

Billy buttons on white wooden background. Close up. Selective focus.

Craspedia Billy Balls

These sunny, yellow spherical plants add whimsy and joy to any event floral designs, including playful and fun table runners, ceremony pieces, bouquets and boutonnieres, and much more. Craspedia billy balls set a unique tone and inspire creativity that encourages guests to relax, enjoy themselves, and bring positivity to your event. 

Bouquet of purple calla lilies

Calla Lilies 

Carefully selecting elegant calla lilies can create your ideal mood and tone for your wedding or event. From bright white and yellow tones to rich orange and purple hues, these flowers are like no other with their unique shape and texture. Design your dream autumn event or wedding by popping calla lilies into floral arrangements and bouquets among other blooms, or embrace a minimalistic style with a bundle of calla lilies all on their own. 

Bringing the fall season into your event or wedding decor is simple when Mother Nature is on your side. Every season offers stunning flowers with unique colors that complement the tone, mood, feel, and look of the time of year. This fall, warm tones and moody hues help reflect the outside beauty inside of the venue for your own celebration. For further ideas, tips, or assistance from the best in the business, reach out to us here at Griffin’s Floral Design