Festive Fourth of July Flowersby Mandy Majerik on June 27, 2013 at 10:40 am
Whether planning an outside barbecue or having an indoor dinner with family and friends, flowers are a sweet, sophisticated treat for Fourth of July gatherings. A patriotic centerpiece in red, white and blue with surely wow your guests.
An economical and practical flower that can withstand the July heat is the carnation, and it comes in red, white and even mixed red and white like peppermint. For a refreshing centerpiece, ask your florist to design carnations inside a watermelon rind.
For floral design recipes, such as “Floral & Fruit,” see 4th of July: Red, White & Bloom. Your florist has all sorts of creative ideas and floral options for decorations so don’t be afraid to try something new.
What are your Fourth of July floral plans?