PLANTS AND FLOWERS, FLOWER ARRANGING (Including Ikebana), & FLORISTRY
bloemschikken.startpagina.be/ - Dutch directories of links to Flower Arrangement-related websites, including Ikebana, books, magazines, flower schools, and much more! Even if you don't speak Dutch, have a look anyway as the links will take you to some very interesting sites, and the pictures speak for themselves!
Begonia Tubers - Begonias bring a real explosion of colour to your Summer patio or balcony - they look great in the border too! Beautiful begonias for your garden from Spalding Plant and Bulb Company.
Floral Craft Resource - A large collection of flower arranging and home decorating tips, all conveniently organized by category. Lots of flower arrangement ideas.
Flowers and Plants Organisation - The UK's promotional organisation for cut flowers and indoor plants. Includes good tips on cut flower and foliage care, available flowers and foliages, and flower arranging fashion trends.
Ikebana by Junko - UK site by a talented Ikebana practitioner. Information about Ikebana classes, lessons, events and the UK's largest range of Ikebana equipment, books and supplies. This lovely site also contains lots of information about Ikebana Japanese flower arranging, its History and Styles with many colour pictures.
Ikebana Links - A Dutch directory of links to Ikebana websites. Even if you don't speak Dutch, have a look anyway as the links will take you to some very interesting sites, and the pictures speak for themselves!
Ikebana Pots - These beautiful hand-crafted Ikebana dishes are made by potters Tim and Pam Huckstepp who have over 25 years experience of professional pottery making at their Intime Designs studio in Kent (UK).
Ikebana World - A lovely site for all those interested in Ikebana. Information on the history of Ikebana, and lots of pictures of the various styles of Ikebana, as well as Ikebana containers and other sundries to buy.
Japanese Flower Arrangements - Ikebana - Comprehensive Ikebana website featuring contemporary Ikebana flower arrangement, courses, demonstrations, vases and materials, and Japanese gardens.
Living Seasons - The website of London florist Kazuhide Egawa, who is one of the most talented florists I know! If you are looking for something stunning, special and out of the ordinary for your wedding, or any other occasion, then look no further.
My Creative Workbook - Talented florist Christine deBeer from Vancouver has a wonderful website where you can see her work in pictures and videos. For creative inspiration, you can't go far wrong here!
National Garden Clubs, Inc. (American site) - The American National Garden Clubs, Inc. website gives lots of information.
Preserved Gardens - An informative site about pressed flowers and foliage, flower presses, pressing information, a searchable reference database, pressed flower forum and select floral art, crafts and related resources.
Smithers-Oasis - The famous makers of Oasis® floral foam products. Lots of information on their products, plus lots of designs to inspire you!
The Society of American Florists - The Society of American Florists consumer website. Excellent site includes lots of floristry related information, examples of floristry, suggestions for flowers for special occasions, etc.
Waverley Floral Art - If you want to know what our flower arranging friends "down under" are doing, have a look at the Waverley Floral Art website. This floral art group is based in Melbourne, Australia.
West Australian Floral Art Society Inc. - A wonderful site detailing this group of Australian Floral Artists, including their activities, and photo galleries of members' and demonstrators' arrangements, as well as information on various styles of flower arrangements.
Usha Khosla Ceramics and Studio Pottery - (UK Site) Usha Khosla is a studio potter and ceramics specialist creating exclusive and individually designed ceramics. Commissions undertaken.
FLORISTRY SUNDRIES, ARTIFICIAL PLANTS AND FLOWERS AND CUT FLOWER SUPPLIERS
Arranged for You - USA-based supplier of floristry sundries. The site also has lots of other information useful to flower arrangers and florists. (USA only)
Artplants - UK supplier of artificial plants, trees, flowers, topiary and fruits.
Carnmeal Cottage - UK supplier of floristry sundries and craft supplies.
Copsey's Flowers and Plants - UK growers, importers and wholesalers of flowers and plants based on the south coast.
Discount Floral Sundries - Buy all your Wholesale Discount Florist Sundries online. Trade discounts, Next Day Delivery, Huge Stock of Discount Sundries (UK only).
Floral Art Mall (New Zealand Site) - supplies floristry sundries worldwide.
Floral Products (UK site) - supplies floristry sundries (UK only).
Flower Experts (UK Site) - supplies floristry sundries and fresh flowers (UK only).
Rainbow Florist Supplies On-Line Warehouse (UK Site) - Wholesale suppliers & distributors to the floristry trade, party organisers & event co-ordinators, wedding organisers, bridal shops, craft & party trades, balloon decorators, limousine, luxury & vintage car hire firms, luxury chocolate manufacturers & retailers, independent garden centres, hamper suppliers, farm shops and many more. (UK only).