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Floristry or flower arranging is the art of creating flower arrangements in vases, bowls or making bouquets and compositions from cut flowers, foliages, herbs, ornamental grasses and other botanical materials into floral designs; often the terms "floral design" and "floristry" are considered synonymous. A person who designs flower arrangements is known as a florist in Europe, Australia, New Zealand but in the US they are knows as floral designers. The term is not to be confused with floristics.

Many nations have their own distinctive traditions of flower arrangement. A notable example is ikebana, an Oriental style of floral design, noted for its simplicity and purity of lines and colors.

Floristry is most often understood as referring to the... more

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