You will most likely have to remove a few of the bottom leaves from the succulent in order to grasp the super short stem. After I insert the pick, I add a wire, just as you would to a boutonniere, to secure the succulent to the pick. Then, tape it up, just like a boutonniere or a corsage.
Thereof, how long will succulents last in a bouquet?
Do not refrigerate your bouquet or any other succulent wedding flowers, as this will damage them. They’ll be quite happy in a warm brightly lit room until the day of the wedding ceremony – Unlike most cut flowers they will last very well for up to a week in the right conditions.
Similarly, how do you wire a boutonniere for succulents?
How do I make a cactus bouquet?
Succulent wedding bouquets have been booming in popularity over the last few years, and they’re a refreshing contrast to traditional blooms – not to mention easy to preserve long after your special day. In fact, you can REPLANT them after your wedding and keep them forever!
If the price of peonies is making your eyes pop, consider adding some succulents to your wedding bouquet. Incorporating these pretty plants tends to be far less expensive than filling your bouquets and centerpieces with flowers alone.
A succulent and floral bouquet can cost as little as $70 for your wedding and will include strikingly colorful flowers as well as unique succulents that you can then plant and keep.