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5 White Flowers For Weddings That Aren't Calla Lilies

07/21/2015 10:50 EDT | Updated 07/21/2015 10:59 EDT

This summer's weddings may all be planned out, but if you're newly engaged, now's the time to start thinking about your wedding day flowers.

In the video below, The Huffington Post Canada caught up with floral director of Teatro Verde, Michael Pellegrino, to find out which types of white flowers couples should consider if they want to avoid the classic Calla lily (long beloved by brides).

From dahlias to delphiniums, Michael explains which flower works for which theme — all while demonstrating how to put it all together.

Which flower would you want to walk down the aisle with (or which did you use)? Let us know in the comments below.

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