Other flowers must be jealous of peonies--they cannot compete with its beauty and its mesmerizing fragrance. The silky petals, sensual shapes, and romantic shades make this flower the ultimate all time favorite for brides and floral designers alike. Peonies symbolize good fortune and a happy marriage, so brides often to plan their wedding around the short bloom season. So many gorgeous shades are available! From white and ivory to coral and every imaginable pink. These beauties look amazing in simple, stand alone arrangements that don’t need any embellishments. They simply make us happy.