Tillandsia Air Plants

Air Plant Weddings: The Cake

by Jamie Beck

air plant cake


Flowers + cakes=pretty. But Air plants + cakes=AWESOME! Scrolling through Pinterest the other day, we came across cake after cake with air plants. SO pretty! Air plants can fit into any design aesthetic or wedding style and look amazing on a wedding cake!


The Southwest Wedding
 Small air plants placed around this beautiful cake tie into the cactus filled southwest aesthetic of this wedding. 

air plant wedding cake

The Romantic Wedding 
One stunning xerographica air plant sits amongst pink peonies on this romantic styled wedding cake. 
beach wedding cake
Cake: The Scootabaker
Florals: Twig & Twine  
Photo: Lavender & Twine
The Bohemian Wedding  
A xerographica sits atop a beautiful watercolor ombre cake in this bohemian styled wedding.

bohemian wedding cake

Cake: Sweet Cakes
Photo: Tyler Rye Photography
Floral: Bloomers
The Desert Wedding 
Small ionantha  and other tillandisas styled with an orchid add texture and interest to this copper and white wedding cake. 

air plant wedding cake

Photo:Katie Dessin
Cake: Delectable Baked Goods
Florals: Revel Petals


A stunning air plant sits atop an equally stunning geode cake. WOW. 

air plant wedding

Photo, Cake, Florals : Alex Mari


The Classic Wedding 
 Various air plants sit atop this classic sleek wedding cake. 

air plant wedding cake

Florals: Seascape Flowers
Cakes: The Buttery 
Photo: Gillett Photography


The Quirky Wedding 
Dinosaurs and air plants? Count us in! This cake with gold gilded T-rex dinosaurs and bulbosa guatemala air plants is a stunner! 

air plant wedding cake

Photo: Christina Richards Photography  
Event Design: Jack & Diane Boutique


The Minimalist Wedding 
The queen of air plants, the xerographica, sits atop this beautiful minimalist watercolor cake. 

air plant wedding cake

air plant wedding cake

Photo Styling: Lyons Events 


 This amazing marbled geometric cake has a beautiful stricta air plant to add a touch of green to this modern cake. Simple yet beautiful.

air plant wedding cake

Cake: Frost It Cakery
Photo: Hanna Photography
Floral: Native Poppy


The Elegant Wedding 
 This cake is swoon worthy! Adorned with various air plants this elegant cake is simply stunning. 

air plant wedding cake

Photo: Rachel Zee Photography
Florals: Twigs Floral Design
Cake: Layers Sensational Cakes
A simple white cake is elevated by the addition of a few strategically placed air plants like the ionantha and harrisii

air plant wedding cake

Cake: Lelé Pâtisserie
Photo: Corbin Gurkin


The Modern Wedding 
These modern cakes are so unique with the addition of air plants. 

geometric wedding cake

Cake: Bang Pop Shop  
Flowers: Interior Gardens  
Photo: Clique Photography


air plant wedding cake
Photo: Mademoiselle Fiona   
Event Design:  Bespoke Only


air plant wedding cake



 The Summer Wedding 

This cake, adorned with air plants and orange flowers  is the perfect addition to a late summer wedding. 

air plant cake

 Photo Kurt Boomer   
Cake: Your Cake Baker   
Flowers: Anna Le Pley Taylor


The cake is a focal point of the wedding reception so make it grand and unique with the addition of air plants! We have Xerographica plants and an Air Plant Mix that can be used to decorate your cake and dessert table. 

Need air plants for your wedding or have questions? Email us at info@airplantdesignstudio.com