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Symbolic of fresh beginnings, prosperity & harmony, green is a color of utmost importance in Indian weddings. Right from brides dolling up in green bridal lehengas and wearing indispensable emerald green jewels, to the grooms going all offbeat with green-hued wedding outfits—the colour has been roaring loud for quite a while. However, one prominent recent development this color has witnessed in Indian weddings is through the decor.

In the times when the wedding decor holds more essence than just prettifying the venue, couples are choosing the freshness of greens to amp their wedding environs. And what depicts greens better than nature? For the same reason, the extensive use of lush ferns and foliage is what is grabbing the maximum eyeballs in Indian weddings. Be it the mandaps, stage decor to tiny details like dining setup and table centerpieces, the nature-themed decoration with gobs of ferns and foliage is what is ruling the decor scene at present and rightly so. The enchanting green nature-themed wedding decorations ooze freshness and make the event more rejuvenating and blissful. The touch of nature further gives a picturesque rainforest-like vibe bewitches everyone at one glance. That is exactly why more and more couples are solemnizing their love amidst the natural fern and foliage decorations.

Here we enlist some of our favorite fern and foliage wedding decor ideas that are most likely to lure you to consider it for your own big day.

Nature-themed wedding decoration with ferns & foliage

A breathtaking ceiling

An immensely mesmerizing ceiling decor for an indoor wedding with cascading ferns and foliage along with fancy chandeliers. 

Faux forest setup

An absolutely unique intimate home mandap built around fragrant frangipani (Champa) trees, and further accentuated with marigolds and floral dreamcatchers.

A gardenia themed Mehendi ceremony

The freshness exuded by lush greenery and flowers mixed with the rustics of woods makes for such a great wedding decor idea.

Amp the bar area with greenery

Bedeck the bar area with gobs of greens to leave a lasting impression on your guests' minds

An archway photo backdrop with fairy lights

This photo backdrop idea with fairy lights and that foliage archway is definitely for keeps.

An absolutely captivating engagement decor

Here are some photos from an indoor engagement ceremony that exploded with ferns, foliage, and everything greens.

Mehendi decor straight outta dreams

A dreamy mehendi decor themed around an enchanted garden. The zest of vibrant florals makes it look even more surreal.

Loving this ceiling decor to no ends!

To add an impeccable appeal to your wedding decorations, here's a picturesque ceiling decor amped with hanging foliage and fairy light stuffed hanging terrariums.

A fascinating indoor mandap setup 

This huge mandap setting with a scintillating ceiling of foliage and bells makes for such a statement wedding decor.

A simplistic yet pretty photobooth wall

Flower walls are legit IN right now! And how about having an all-green photobooth wall?

Let the ferns and foliage amp your wedding's dining setup

An exceptionally beauteous fern and foliage themed dining table setting covered with a cove of tree branches with hanging bulbs.

A mesmerizing mesh of fairy lights and greens

This outdoor setting enchanted with fairy lights, flowers, and foliage looks so magical.

Source Rani Pink

Fern and foliage mandaps

Nature makes for the most suitable environs for your pheras. Take some inspiration from these foliage-heavy mandap decorations.

Who said ferns and foliage are only relevant for night weddings?

Bedecked in hundreds of blush pink roses, tulips, lush greens and cascading t-light candles, their mandap was truly one-of-a-kind.

Jungle-themed wedding

Swooned by the ethereal charm of lush greens, our real couple Maharshi and Hirangi tied the knot in a full-fledged jungle-themed wedding.

Source Isha Shukla

Source Isha Shukla

The bewitching amalgamation of white and greens

Anita Dongre's son's wedding reception too boasted of an ogle-worthy stage prettified with oodles of whites florals and flourishing foliage.

A dreamy walkway

The combination of foliage with fairy lights & bulbs is always a great idea. And here's a heavenly wedding entrance decor that's sure to swoon your guests.

A delightful stage decor

The stage is truly one of the highlights of your wedding decor (and also the most photographed one). So why not amp it up with rich leafy arrangements like this?

A cloud of ferns over the stage

This super unique stage decor idea amped with fern and foliage will guarantee great pictures.

Dining setup that oozes elegance

Done fully in greens and roses with hanging candle baubles, such dining settings are a must for outdoor festivities.

Source Tanvi & Co.

Source Tanvi & Co.

A cutesy and unique tree centerpiece

This is another great way of infusing the warmth of nature at your wedding.


What do you think about nature-themed wedding decor? Tell us in the comments section below.

30 Refreshing Nature-themed Wedding Decor Ideas with Ferns & Foliage

by Medha Chawla

30 Refreshing Nature-themed Wedding Decor Ideas with Ferns & Foliage