Wedding Flower Friday: Luxurious and Bold Cockscomb Celosias

By Azure Nelson, Published Apr 2, 2010

After featuring the rad tattooed/Superhero wedding yesterday, I was left with one big question mark over my head... What type of flowers made up the bride's stunning bridal bouquet?? Well, I did some digging, tweeting, and surfing, and it turns out that the deep fuchsia flowers that resembled a piece of coral are called Cockscomb (or Bombay) Celosias. Celosias are in season from summer until November, and I just love these for bridal bouquets, groom or groomsmen boutonnieres, and really, any floral arrangement for your wedding! They are so unique, lovely, and eye-catching! And you cannot beat the rich color and texture that celosias bring to the table! Here are a few beautiful cockscomb celosia arrangements to put a spring in your step! Photos via April Foster Events and lotushaus

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