Presentation of Flowers and Floral Arrangements
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When you place an order with a florist for a flower arrangement,
always try and tell the florist what occassion the arrangement is
for, the size of the space where you expect that the flowers will be
displayed or where it may be placed by the person who receives your
gift. This will assist the florist to prepare the flowers in the most
For example, if the flowers are to be placed in the centre of a table,
the florist should prepare the arrangement is a somewhat circular
manner so that it will be attractive when viewed from any direction.
The taller blooms would normally be placed in the centre and the remaining
flowers arranged in decending height around the circumference. If the
flowers are to be placed on a dining table their height should not be
so great that they detract from cross table conversations, and if they
are to be placed on a buffet table they should rise well above the food
An arrangement that is to be placed against a wall would
most likely be arranged in a fan shape with the dominent flowers
in a central position.
Florists also like to be told the colours that make up
the room decour as this assists in selecting the colours of the
The above sets out the general idea, and you may have other requirements
or suggestions that will aid the florist.
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