05/21/2013 03:40 pm ET Updated Jul 21, 2013

Trend Alert! 5 Ways to Feature Succulents In Your Wedding

Stacy Able Photography

Succulents: you may not know them by name, but there's no doubt you're familiar with their delightful appearance. And when it comes to weddings, this family of tiny green plants offers a refreshing alternative to flowers. They're perfect for the couple looking for something elegant but nontraditional on their big day. Try these five ways of incorporating them into yours!

Bonus! They're not just for weddings, though. Use succulents to add a bright, sophisticated touch to any occasion!

Trend Alert! Adding Succulents to Your Wedding