Flowers similarto peonies
10th December, 2023
Peonies are beautiful, striking flowers that fill each room with an equally beautiful fragrance. But peony lovers will know that these pretty flowers are only in season from late April to mid-June.
So, whether you’ve just missed peony season, or you're planning your next display after it’s come and gone, we’re rounding up flowers similar to peonies so you can have something just as impactful even when peony season has finished.
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These soft, fluffy flowers are available in a range of pretty shades, making them a great flower to pair in any room. Just like peonies, begonias have their own meaning too. So you can pick one brings the right vibe to your day.
- Red and pink symbolises romance and love.
- Yellow is wealth and happiness.
- Blue and purple symbolise creativity/passion.
- White is simply pure innocence.
Add these to a bouquet or as a standalone with plenty of foliage to make a statement. Begonias come with the added bonus of flowering later in the year too – perfect for a late summer wedding. If you were the lucky recipient of a begonia plant, they thrive indoors in moist, well-drained soil with a little dryness between watering (a good rule is every two to four days)
ENGLISH GARDEN ROSES
Roses are one of the most well-known flowers. Think romance, Shakespeare and generations of Valentine’s Days. But did you know English garden roses are a little different? They’re flowers like peonies thanks to the ruffled, soft, fluffy petals. Coming in an abundance of colours and powerfully scented, they bring real peony vibes to any room.
If you’re looking for a flower to pair perfectly with a new table runner, English garden roses won’t let you down. If you fall in love with these flowers, you’ll be happy to hear they are in season year-round.
With their distinctive large fluffy heads and pastel shades, what's not to love about the hydrangea? If you’re looking for flowers similar to peonies in size, you can’t go wrong with the hydrangea. The large heads anchor any bouquet, or they can fill a room on their own. Bursting in a range of different pastel colours these whimsical flowers symbolise gratitude, grace and beauty.
So, while we can’t have peonies in our homes or bridal bouquets all year round, there are manyflowers like peonies that offer the same beauty, vibrancy and rich scents peonies offer. Just remember to refresh their vase water every few days and be sure to add the flower food to keep them looking their best.