Floral Love: Deep-Hued Calla Lilies

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Nothing sets the tone of an event quite like plum, burgundy and black-colored calla lilies.

In its shape, a dark-hued calla lily is stylish, an instant classic. It’s also romantic, holding a sort of magical quality. But at the same time it’s mysterious. They say a photo is worth a thousand words; a calla lily is, too.

These qualities come with a cost, however, in monetary and health form. Calla lilies are notoriously higher-priced, which makes them an especially luxurious addition to a centerpiece or bouquet. And it cannot be overlooked that calla lilies contain oxalic acid and are poisonous to humans and animals if ingested.

We love the look of a mass of calla lilies, whether neatly stacked or packed together in a bouquet. Not to say a single calla lily, say, in a bud vase, can’t hold its own; it can.

Admire. Enjoy!

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Danielle Fishell black calla lily bouquet

black calla lilies wedding inspiration

Photographer/Florist Credits: 1 & 5 Jeff Leatham 2 Via Colin Cowie 3 & 6 Ronnie Andren / Blush Designs / Via 4 Danielle Fishel’s wedding by APictureLife / Flower Allie.

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Jonathan Young Weddings photograph

7 Garden House Floral 8 Ronnie Andren / Blush Designs / Via 9 Bia Sampaio / Angelica Flowers and Events / Via 10 Fucci’s Phots of Boston 11 Tic-Tock Couture Florals 12 & 13 Jonathan Young Weddings.

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Fall bouquet by Twin Ports Wedding Photography

14 Aaron Bornfleth / Floral Design by Tim Perrin / Via 15 Birds of a Feather / Sadhna’s Floral Studio / Via 16 Carmen Santorelli / Mimosa Floral Design Studio / Via 17 Twin Ports Wedding Photography / Angela’s Bella Flora.

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