The versatile tulip wedding flower available in 75 different species. It also comes in varieties of white, pink, yellow, red, purple and magenta.
The tulip flowers symbolize ‘consuming love’. The beauty and symbolism of tulip flower make it an important element in wedding bouquets, boutonnieres and decorations. Tulip flowers are expensive and available year around. Tulips bloom in spring season and most species have one flower per stem.
The tulip is a Eurasian and North African genus of perennial, bulbous plants in the lily family. It is a herbaceous herb with showy flowers, of which around 75 wild species are currently accepted.
The genus’s native range extends west to the Iberian Peninsula, through North Africa to Greece, the Balkans, Turkey, throughout the Levant (Syria, Israel, Palestinian Territories, Lebanon, Jordan) and Iran, north to Ukraine, southern Siberia and Mongolia, and east to the Northwest of China. The tulip’s centre of diversity is in the Pamir, Hindu Kush, and Tien Shan mountains. It is a common element of steppe and winter-rain Mediterranean vegetation.