Product of the Month: March - Baby's Breath
Posted on 15 March 2021
As we welcome the new year, Bloomingmore has designated an exclusive product to epitomize the months of 2021. These products were carefully-crafted and picked based on the meanings and origins of each. The unique characteristics of these floral options earned them a spot on our list, we hope you feel the same!
The product of March is Baby’s Breath.
Baby’s Breath is a staple amongst floral design everywhere, particularly wedding design. Baby’s Breath is among one the most delicate and heavenly-looking flowers. With their soft petals, pure coloring, and simplistic structure, these flowers are obviously a fan favorite. Baby’s Breath is extremely versatile and can be used in a plethora of different arrangements and floral designs. The most common uses of Baby’s Breath is in wedding arrangements, where they are used in boutonnieres, bouquets, and centerpieces. The reason for their immense popularity is not only because of their beauty but because of its meaning! Baby’s Breath is symbolic of everlasting love, innocence, and freedom of corruption. A purity of emotion that two people should share during some of the most special events of their lives, their wedding and the welcoming of a child.
The flower’s name comes from the two Greek words gypsos (chalk, gypsum) and philo (to love). This is where Baby’s Breath’s symbolic origin comes from. It is a flower meant to share love, and for the bearer to always be close to their loved ones and show them the love they deserve. We carry Million Star Baby's Breath, Mirabella Gypsophila, Galaxy Gypsophila, Snowball Gypsophila, and Xlence Gypsophila.
- Baby’s Breath is considered an invasive species in some areas.
- Baby’s Breath naturally blooms in shades of white, pink, or violet.
- For florists, Baby’s Breath is available year-long!
- Gypsophila was nicknamed “Baby’s Breath” because it was often gifted to expecting mothers.
- Baby’s breath is native to Eurasia.
Different Uses of Baby’s Breath in Weddings:
- Bridal Bouquets
- Flower Crowns
- Hanging Arrangements
- Mason Jar Table Arrangements
- Kissing (Hanging) Balls
- Aisle Decor
- Hair Accents
- Wedding Archway
- Cake Accents