When we notice that first sensation of crisp air sweeping by, we can’t help but get a little giddy in anticipation of the fall season. After all, what’s not to love about fall? The weather is amazing, all of the festivals and pumpkin-spiced food and drinks are great, and the awesome color palette of Autumn that is all around us is remarkable. Forest, trees, fields, and gardens are painted with rich, deep tones that range from vibrant yellows and oranges to subdued blues, purples, and greens.
In fact, the Pantone Color Institute comes out with the top 10 colors of fall each year to forecast, and influence, the popular fall colors you’ll see on fashion runways, in home decor, and in product designs. Drawing from nature, this list is filled with whimsical names of various fall colors that are distinctively autumn. Here at The Blossom Shop we also draw from nature to use the season’s boldest, deepest, richest, and most brilliant blooms to create our floral arrangements. Keep reading as we list Pantone’s fall colors as well as beautiful fall flowers that match!
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The two shades of green Pantone highlights this year for fall are “leprechaun,” a bold, vibrant green, and “olive branch,” a muted brownish-green. Both of these green tones work well in contrast to the brilliant and deep red, orange, yellow, and purple colors of fall. Bring these green hues into your home with a variety of greenery as well as green flowers such as hydrangea, mums, Gerbera daisies, succulents, green roses.
Shades of blue are represented with Pantone’s Mykonos Blue, Rhodonite, and Spring Lake. From dark, deep blue, to mid-tone blue and pale blue, this is a color that promotes relaxation and serenity. Enjoy these blue hues in flowers blue florals such as delphiniums, hydrangea, bellflowers, hyacinths, cornflowers, irises, and forget-me-nots.
Yellow is a popular fall color and Pantone’s “illuminating yellow” is a bright hue sure to inspire joy and happiness. Yellow fall flowers pair well with other fall florals of any color and always bring warmth and excitement to arrangements. Find yellow flowers in varieties of roses, sunflowers, mums, daisies, gladiolus, and craspedia billy balls.
Pink normally isn’t a color one would associate with fall, but Pantone insists this color is sticking around for the season. Luckily, there are also plenty of pink blooms to choose from that will allow you to exhibit this trendy fall color in your home. Good choices include pink roses, alstroemeria, carnations, lilies, gerbera daisies, and calla lilies.
There is an abundance of red shades in the colors of fall. From deep, burgundy reds, to brownish brick reds, this is a color seen in the changing leaves, fiery sunsets of autumn, and fashion. Exhibit this popular autumn color with seasonal blooms such as red roses, dahlias, carnations, and mums.
Pantone’s “adobe” and “root beer” browns are warm, earthy colors that comfort and quiet. Natural brown elements such as branches, seed pods, and brown centers of sunflowers are great accents to the more vivid blooms of certain fall florals.
Celebrate the beauty of fall and its uniquely gorgeous colors with fresh seasonal blooms. Fall flower arrangements are a great way to spruce up your home and add a touch of elegance and drama. They are also a great gift for anybody. Take a look at some of our dazzling fall flower arrangements now!