10 Ways to Show Off Five Summer Flowers

HGTV Magazine displays gorgeous vase and bloom combos anyone can pull together.

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

2 Flowers, 2 Colors + A Vase in One of Those Colors

Flowers: Green hydrangeas and pink garden roses; Vase: Linen 5 3/4"H x 6 1/4"-diameter ceramic vase in green, $10, jamaligarden.com

3 Flowers in 1 Color + A Matching Vase

Flowers: Yellow poppies, garden roses, and snapdragons; Vase: Serrano 8"H x 5 1/4"-diameter glass pitcher, $30, crateandbarrel.com

1 Flower in Shades of 1 Color + A Vase That Features That Color

Flowers: Poppies in various shades of orange; Vase: Zingz & Thingz Wild Azaleas 9"H x 8"-diameter glass vase, $79, wayfair.com

3 Flowers in Shades of 1 Color + A Wood Vase

Flowers: Hydrangeas, garden roses, and poppies in various shades of pink; Vase: Barreveld International 8"H x 7"-diameter enameled-mango-wood vase, $47.50, florijnhome.com

1 Flower in 1 Color + A Multicolor Vase

Flowers: White garden roses; Vase: OmniWare Rio 8 1/2"H x 5 3/4"-diameter ceramic pitcher, $25, hayneedle.com

1 Flower in 1 Color + A Contrasting Graphic Vase

Flowers: Purple snapdragons; Vase #10 Round Hill 10 1/4"H x 4 1/4"-diameter ceramic vase in tomato, $176, jillrosenwald.com

2 Flowers, 2 Colors + A Coordinated Vase

Flowers: Variegated purple sweet peas and red garden rose; Vase: Purple and Red 7 1/2"H x 4 1/4"-diameter glass vase, $70, blownandthrown.etsy.com

1 Flower in 1 Color + A Matching Vase

Flowers: Blue hydrangeas; Vase: Vessel 7"W x 2 3/4"D x 10"H acrylic vase in blue, $55, artstyleinnovation.com

1 Flower in 1 Color + A Group of Contrasting Bud Vases

Flowers: Lavender sweet peas; Vases: (from left) Talmay 6 1/4"-tall glass vase, Althie 5 1/2"-tall glass vase, Vayres 5 3/4"-tall glass vase, all in citrus, $44 each, shopterrain.com

3 Flowers, 2 Bright Colors + A Black-and-White Vase

Flowers: Red garden roses and sweet peas and reddish orange poppies; Vase: Striped 9 1/2"H x 5"-diameter ceramic vase in black, $85, emiliaceramics.com

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