When it comes to saving money, roses are a smart choice, as most varieties are relatively inexpensive. "The only exception is garden roses, which are more delicate and are typically grown on small, independent farms," says Katie. Shake up the traditional red-rose bouquet by adding flowers with interesting textures, and decorative vegetables or fruit.
Bouquet: Mikado roses, diplocyclos, and spider gerbera daisies. Urban Dahlia