Dark green accent colour — what colour flowers?

posted 2 years ago in Flowers
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Sugar bee

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icytrout :  Fuchsia flowers would work really well with the dark green dresses:

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Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2014

Blush flowers would be really nice too!

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Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

Every color flower works with green. All of them come with green stems and leaves.

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Bumble Beekeeper

Greenery works great for your colour. But you call it an accent colour – what else do you have? I like a lighter colour that will pop against the green, so a white/ivory/very light blush would be my choice. 

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Newbee
  • Wedding: June 2019

I have picked the same colour for my bridesmaids. I have decided to go with emerald navy colour scheme with Australian natives. I will be using more greenery with larger flowers. This has cut down the costs.  – https://www.pinterest.com.au/pin/194288171408170119/ 

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icytrout :  Literally any color will work. For a spring wedding, I’d probably go with a pink. Could be any shade, from pale blush through vibrant fucsia. Yellow would also work if you prefer it but I like the contrast of pink.

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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: August 2018

Dark green and burgundy, jewel tones! Though may not be super spring-like. You could do white/cream flowers and a few burgundy accents like a small bloom or berry. 

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Helper bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

My bridesmaids wore green, albeit a lighter shade than what you’re considering. I ended up going with primarily white flowers, with pops of pink and lots of silver accents. However, as others have noted, green matches with almost anything. If you view it as an earthy extention of the greenery in your floral arrangments it almost functions as a neutral where wedding palettes are concerned. 

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Buzzing bee

I would do light colours, ivory/blush to contrast the bright colour. 

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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: July 2016

Dark green was one of our colors. Flowers were mostly shades of purple. (Lavender was another of our colors.)

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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2017

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icytrout :  light pink roses, cotton flowers and eucalyptus sprays

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Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2018

Reds, pinks and purples will all make green pop. Look at a color wheel and see what’s across from your exact color if you want maximum pop. We did peachy/coral and ivory with greenery accents and I loved them.

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Bumble bee

My bridesmaids are wearing that same exact color. Our bouquets will be mostly white, with some silver brunia and wrapped with silver ribbon. Our colors are dark green, silver, and ice blue. January wedding 

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