Early Summer (May & June) Astilbe*, Allium*, Alchemilla mollis*, Aquilegia, Achillea, Brodea, Delphinium*, Hydrangea*, Larkspur*, Lily of the Valley, Lisianthus*, Nigella (Love in the Mist), Peonies*, Ranunculus*, Snapdragon*, Solomons Seal* (Polygonatum), Scabious, Stock*, Viburnum opulus* (Guelder rose). The flowers marked with an * are the ones that you should find readily available from your local florist.
Peonies are one of my favorite flowers... so delicate, fragrant and gorgeous! They made up my wedding bouquet. Every year I hope my husband remembers and gives them to me for our anniversary. He never does.
In need of some flower ideas for your spring wedding bouquets? This helpful little chart will get your wheels turning. Our wedding is in early May. Unfortunately, peonies aren't really in season until later in May and into June. We'll substitute with garden roses.