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Baby’s Breath: A Favorite Filler

What is Baby’s Breath?

Baby’s breath or also commonly called gypsophila is one of the most popular filler flowers for retail florists. These blooms have tiny white buds that are clustered on long lush stems. Gysophila represents undying love and romance making them a great selection for wedding design and Valentine’s Day.

Affectionately nicknamed Gyp, this filler can be paired with just about any bloom. Typically paired with roses and leather leaf fern, it is smart to keep this flower readily available in your retail shop.

Florists love baby’s breath mainly because of its versatility and long-lasting vase life. With many varieties and even some spray-tinted blooms, there are endless ways to incorporate baby’s breath into designs for your customers.

Trending?

Many thought that baby’s breath was on its way out. But recently they have been making a come back into our culture and design. You may find customers requesting it at a higher rate. Soon-to-be brides will bombard you with their Pinterest boards full of baby’s breath mason jar arrangements and table decor chock-full of these pretty petals.

Gysophila represents undying love

Some of our favorite varieties

Million Star

Million star is the most widely used and purchased of the baby’s breaths. It has smaller blooms than other varieties with green stalks.

Excellence

This variety has slightly larger blooms with bright white buds. Pair with roses and hydrangeas for a classic look your customers will love!

Overtime

Gypsophila overtime has the largest blooms. While still small, these blossoms will add a great punch of white to any floral arrangement.

Do you have any questions? Here at Main Wholesale Florist, we are always happy to help with your ordering needs. Stock up on baby’s breath at both our New Jersey and New York locations. We can also deliver wholesale flowers directly to your retail business or ship with our flowers express service.

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Perfect Fillers You Can Use In Winter

Winter is fast approaching and fall is almost over, but that doesn’t mean fillers that are usually associated with autumn are leaving. There are many fillers that are available all year long! There is still plenty of time to stock up on these great wholesale blooms! Use these flowers to fill out any arrangements whether it be for a wedding or your holiday celebrations! Fillers definitely help to maximize your profit margins as they can add body and depth.

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Not very long ago, those in the industry viewed most filler flowers as weeds and rather unnecessary to keep or use. Today, however, florists and designers are appreciating their amazing textures and color selections!

Some of our favorites

Here are few that we love:

Billy Balls

Also known as Craspedia, these little wholesale fillers add whimsy and a pop of color to any floral design.They have a velvety texture and a rounded shape making them a unique filler flower to keep stock of in your retail location.

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Statice

Use this filler to add a unique tissue texture. Available in tones to match any holiday design.

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Queen Anne’s Lace

Bestow this elegant yet wild filler upon any arrangement to wow your customers this winter season! Enjoy its airy and free flowing structure as well.

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Baby’s Breath

Probably one of the most popular fillers! Baby’s breath can be used in so many ways and little bit goes a very long way.

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These are only a few of the amazingly wonderful fillers that we offer at Main Wholesale florist. You can visit our New Jersey and New York locations to see these great fillers in person! Here at Main Wholesale Florist, we are very happy to help and answer any questions that you might have! You can even have your flowers delivered right to your retail location using our Flowers Express service. Happy filler season everyone!