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supplies, methods amd materials that designers use to place and hold flowers and foilage in an arrangement mechanics
firmly wrapping similar materials together to form a larger, individual unit bundling
the length of useful life of cut floral materials after being recieved by the costumer vase life
the tight positioning of flower clusters at the base of an arrangment forming rounded hills pillowing
the japenese style of floral arrangements characterized by their linear forms ikebana
is due to the inability of water to enter the stem bent neck in flowers
shorter stems of mass flowers provide a color & focal point near the rim of the container waterfall design
adding white to a color lightens its tint tint
describes the lightness or darkness of a hue value
cell process in which stored food reserves are converted into useful energy for the plant respiration
the relationship between the flowers, foliage, and container proportion
the impressionof the design being stable and self-supported balance
geometric shape or line design that forms the outline of the flower arrengement form
brightness or darkness of a hue intensity
to hide the mechanics in a flower arrangement foliages
do not require a focal point round design
the process in which cut flowers and foliage have been tested to extend freshness conditioning
the location within a design that attracts the most attention focal point
a design technique in which branches of flowers are used around the perimeter of a floral arrangement framing
the process of plants losing water through stomata in their leaves transpiration

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Floral Design Crossword

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Cutting flower stems properly and providing proper treatment at any stage of the distribution process PROCESSING
adding white to a color lightens it TINT
The process of plants losing water through stomata in their leaves TRANSPIRATION
The storage or shipment of flowers out of water DRY PACK
A combination of both natural and man made materials in an unnatural manner to create new images INTERPRETIVEDESIGN
A citric acid solution that causes flowers to take up water rapidly to prevent hydration after flowers being dry packed HYDRATINGSOLUTION
Supplies, methods and materials that designers use to place and hold flowers and foliage in an arrangement MECHANICS
Floral material that has an "airy" look to create the finishing touch FILLER
Length of useful life of cut floral materials after being received by the customer VASELIFE
Sells floral goods and services to the consumer RETAILFLORIST
Firmly wrapping or tying similar materials together to form a larger, individual unit BUNDLING
A design technique in which branches of flowers are used around the perimeter of a floral arrangement to direct attention to the materials in the center of the arrangement FRAMING
The geometric shape or line design that forms the outline of the flower arrangement FORM
The brightness or darkness of a hue INTENSITY
The purpose is to hide the mechanics in a flower arrangement FOLIAGE
Describes the lightness or darkness of a hue VALUE
The process in which cut flowers and foliage have been tested to extend their freshness CONDITIONING
The relationship between the completed arrangement and its location SCALE
The impression of the design being stable and self-supported BALANCE
The relationship between the flowers,foliage and container PROPORTION

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Floral Vocabulary Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

floral material that has an "airy" look to create the finishing touch filler
cutting flowers stems properly and providing proper treatment at any stage of the distribution process processing
supplies, methods and materials that designers use to place and hold flowers and foliage in an arrangment mechanics
firmly wrapping or tying similar materials together to form a larger, individual unit bundling
the process of converting nutrients, water, carbon dioxide and sunlight into food for plants photosynthesis
the tight positioning of flower clusters at the base of an arrangement forming rounded hills pillowing
the japanese style of floral arrangements characterized by thier linear forms ikebana
cell process in which stored food reserves are converted into useful energy for the plant respiration
the process of plants losing water through stomata in thier leaves transpiration
the relationship between the completed arrangement and its location scale
the relationship between the flowers, foliage and container proportion
the impression of the design being stable and self-supported balance
the process in which cut flowers & foliage has been tested to extend thier freshness conditioning
a purpose of this is to hide the mechanics in a flower arrangment foliage
the geometric shape or line design that forms the outline of the flower arrangment form
the brightness or darkness of a hue intensity
the measure of color intensity when gray is added to a hue tone
a hue darkened by the addition of black shade
describes the lightness or darkness of a hue value
adding white to a color lightens this tint

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Corsage & Boutonniere Vocabulary Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

what has a spring action handle with short blades and is used to cut heavy duty wire and corsage and boutonniere stems? Wire Sniper
What has a straight or hook bladed knife used to cut floral stems? Folding Knife
What is used to cut through very thick or tough floral material with one cut? Pruning Shears
What is long, with slender bladed scissors used to cut ribbon, wire, fabric and fine netting? Floral Scissors
What is quick drying, waterproof adhesive that will not brown leaves; available in liquid, spray and tape forms? Floral Adhesive
What is a thin green wire used to strengthen and lengthen stems? Floral Wire
What is stretchable tape which adheres to itself, used to lengthen and strengthen stems? Floral Stem Tape
What is a condition of a plant cell when it has absorbed the maximum amount of water? Turgid
What is a corsage wiring technique in which a wire is inserted through the calyx and bent downward along the stem? Piercing Method
What is used to support the flowers and help with manipulation when constructing a corsage and boutonniere? Wire
What is the bottom part of the flower bud or blossom, consisting of the outermost sepals; usually wider than the stem and green? Calyx
What is a small floral adornment worn by women; No. 3 ribbon and 24 to 28 gauge wire is most commonly used in corsage work? Corsage
What is used to hide the mechanics in a flower arrangement; commonly stems with lots of leaves and green materials; also referred to as greenery? Foliage
What is triangular shaped? Triad
What is a substance which is sprayed on the stems and leaves of plants to reduce the rate of transpiration, or water loss? Anti-Transpirant
What is a small undeveloped shoot, leaf or flower located at the tip of a stem? Terminal Bud
What are clusters of flowers used to fill spaces between larger flowers creating depth? Filler Flowers
What is a small branch bearing buds, flowers or berries? Spray
What is the color scheme which uses different hues and shades of one color? Monochromatic
What location within a design which attracts the most attention or the center of interest; in a corsage, the focal point is where the largest flower is placed? Focal Point
What are supplies, methods and materials which designers use to place and hold flowers and foliage in an arrangement called? Mechanics
What is waterproof, all-purpose tape? Anchor Tape
What is a waterproof adhesive which will not brown leaves and is used to attach floral materials? Floral Adhesive
What is a floral adornment worn by men and pinned onto the lapel of the jacket? Boutonniere
What is a smaller stem which attaches a leaf to the main stem? Petiole
What is the turned back portion of a jacket or coat which lays flat and is a continuance of the collar? Lapel
What are leaves or buds growing on the side of the main stem? Lateral

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floral design crossword

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floral material that has an "airy" look to create the finishing touch Filler
the storage or shipment of flowers out of water Dry pack
cutting flowers stem properly and providing proper treatment at any stage of the distribution processing
supplies methods and materials that designers use to place and hold flowers and foliage in an arrangement Mechanics
sells floral goods and services to the consumer retail florist
the length of the useful life of cut floral materials after being received by the customer vase life
firmly wrapping or tying similar materials together to form a larger individual unit Bundling
the process of converting nutrients, water carbon dioxide and sunlight into food for plants photosynthesis
level of light received on a plant surface light intensity
the tight positioning of flowers clusters at the base of an arrangement forming round hills pillowing
similar design techniques to place similar materials horizontally on top of each other terracing and layering
is due to the inability of water to enter the stem bent neck in flowers
shorter stems of mass flowers provide a color and focal point near the rim of the container waterfall design
florist must educate the customer in order to help them enjoy their flowers to the fullest extent customer education
growers, wholesalers and retain; florist must process their flowers processing flowers
used to create focal point with unusual distinctive shapes form flowers
used as primary flowers to establish the skeleton outline height or width of an arrangement line flowers
an asymmetrically balanced design of few materials usually placed in groups that emphasize forms and lines formal linear designing
design that consists of clusters or groups of flowers and foliage that strengthens the element of moves the eye through the arrangement parallel design
the impression of the design being stable and self supported balance

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corsage & boutonniere preparation Crossword

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Spring action handle with short blades used to cut heavy duty wire/ corsage and boutonniere stems Wire snips
Straight or hook bladed knife used to cut floral stems folding knife
Used to cut through very thick or touch floral material with one cut Pruning shears
Long, slender blades scissors used to cut ribbon, wire, fabric and fine netting Floral scissors
Quick drying, waterproof adhesive that will not brown leaves; available in liquid spray and tape forms Floral adhesive
Thin green wire used to strengthen and lengthen stems Floral wire
Stretchable tape which adheres to itself, used to lengthen and strengthen stems Floral stem tape
Condition of a plant cell when it has absorbed the maximum amount of water Turgid
Courage wiring technique in which a wire is inserted through the calyx and bent downward along the stem Piercing method
Used to support the flowers and help manipulation when constructing a corsage and boutonniere Wire
The bottom part of the flower bud or blossom, consisting of the outer most sepals; using wider than the stem and green Calyx
A small floral adornment worn by women; number 3 ribbon and 24 to 28 gauge wire is the most commonly used in corsage work Corsage
Used to hide the mechanics in a flower arrangement, commonly stems with lots of leaves and green materials, also referred to as greenery Foliage
Triangular shape Triad
Substance which is spread on the stems and leaves of plants to reduce the rate of transpiration, or water loss Antitranspirant
Small underdeveloped shoot, leaf or flower located at the tip of a stem Terminal bud
Cluster of flowers used to fill spaces between larger flowers to creating depth Filler flower
Small branch bearing buds, flowers or berries Spray
Color scheme which uses different hues and shades of one color Monochromatic
Location within a design which attracts the most attention it the center of interest in a corsage, the focal point is where the largest flower is placed Focal point
Supplies, methods and materials which designers use to place and hold flowers and foilage in an arrangement Mechanics
Waterproof all-purpose tape Anchor tape
Waterproof adhesive which will not brown leaves and is used to attach floral materials Floral adhesive
Floral adornment worn by men and pinned onto the lapel of the jacket Boutonniere
Smaller stem which attaches a leaf to the main stem Petiole
Turned back portion of a jacket or coat which lays flat and is a continuance it the collar Lapel
Leads or buds growing on the side of the main stem Lateral

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Rae Lara's Floral Design Vocabulary word puzzle Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

What word is defined as floral material that has an "airy" look to create the finishing touch ? Filler
What word is defined as "the storage or shipment of flowers out of water ? Dry Pack
What word is defined as cutting flowers stems properly and providing proper treatment at any stage of the distribution process ? Processing
What word is defined as supplies, methods and materials that designers use to place and hold flowers and foliage in an arrangement ? Mechanics
What word is defined as sells floral goods and services to the consumer. Retail Florist
What word is defined as the length of useful life of cut floral materials after being received by the customer ? Vase Life
What word is defined as "firmly wrapping or tying similar materials together to form a larger individual unit? bundling
What word is defined as " the process of converting nutrients, water, carbon dioxide and sunlight into food for plants?" photosynthesis
What word is defined as "the level of light received on a plant surface?" light intensity
What word is defined as " a design technique in which branches of flowers are used around the perimeter of a floral arrangement to direct attention to the materials in the center of the arrangement?" framing
What word is defined as "the tight positioning of flower cluster at the base of an arrangement forming rounded hills?" pillowing
What word is defined as "a similar design technique to place similar materials horizontally on top of each other?" terracing and layering
What word is defined as "the Japanese style of floral arrangements characterized by their linear forms?" ikebana
What is constructed as light as possible using a number 3 ribbon as a bow and a wire number 24-28 depending on the weight of the flower? corsages
What happens due to the inability of water entering the stem? bent neck in flowers
This is a technique characterized by parallel or surface contoured insertions that create a uniform area with little or no variation in depth? pave arrangements
What contains more than one single focal point? abstract designs
What word is defined as "a feature of this style of design is the seasonal compatibility of the plant materials in the design?" vegetative design
What is defined as " the placement of cut material in a parallel design in each group in order to create depth?" stair step manner design
What is the name of a design where shorter stems of mass flowers provide a color and focal point near the rim of the container? waterfall design
This is what a florist provides the customer in order to help them enjoy their flowers to the fullest extent. customer education
What is the action that growers, wholesalers, and retail florists must do with their flowers? processing flowers
What is a chemical consisting of a mixture of ingredients that when added to water extends the vase life of cut flowers by lowering the water PH? floral preserative
What is a citric acid solution that causes flowers to take up water rapidly to prevent dehydration after flowers are dry packed? hydrating solution
What is the cell process in which stored food reserves are converted into useful energy for the plant? respiration
What is the process of plants losing water through stomata in their leaves? transpiration
What is a combination of both natural and man made materials in an unnatural manner to create new images? interpretive design
What is an asymmetrically balanced design of few materials usually placed in groups that emphasize forms and lines? formal-linear design
What is a design that consists of clusters or groups of flowers and foliage that strengthens the element of line which moves the eye through the arrangement? parallel design
What is defined as "used as primary flowers to establish the skeleton outline height or with of arrangement?" line flowers
What is used to create focal point with unusual and distinctive shapes? form flowers
What are usually single stem with large rounded heads used inside or along the arrangement to fill in? mass flowers
This is a design consisting of several layers of materials, varying in size and texture to create a flowering effect. cascade design
What is the location within a design that attracts the most attention: the center of interest? focal point
Red, yellow and blue are called this. primary colors
What is the relationship between the completed arrangement and its location? scale
What is defined as two primary colors combined in equal amounts? secondary colors
What is defined as "the relationship between the flowers, foliage and container?" proportion
What is the name of the primary or line flowers used in a design to establish the outline of the arrangement? skeleton flowers
What is defined as "the impression of the design being stable and self-supported? balance
What is the process in which cut flowers and foliage have been tested to extend their freshness conditioning
What is defined as "corsage wiring technique in which a wire is inserted through the calyx and bent downward along the stem? piercing method
What is a triangular pattern with a strong "L-Line"? asymmetrical design
This is a formal, equilateral triangular design. symmetrical design
This design does not require a focal point. round design
This method is a wiring technique in which the wire is inserted through the flower and a small hook is formed in the wire before it is pulled back into the flower. hook method
This is a corsage wiring technique in which the wire is shaped into a hairpin. hairpin method
What is defined as a combination of equal amounts of primary color and adjacent secondary color? intermediate colors
What is a type of flower used to complete a design? filler flower
These flowers include a bride's bouquet, bridesmaid bouquet, boutonnieres, table decorations, etc. wedding flowers
The purpose of this is to hide the mechanics in a flower arrangement. foliages
The element of the line in a floral arrangement is the visual path the eye follows as it proceeds through the arrangement. Line Element
the geometric shape or line design that forms the outline of the arrangement Form

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Corsage and Boutonniere Prep Vocabulary Crossword

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small branch bearing buds, flowers or berries spray
used to hide the mechanics in a floral arrangment foliage
triangular shape triad
substance which id sprayed on the stems and leaves of plants to reduce the rate of transpiration , or water loss anti-transparent
clusters of flowers used to fill spaces between larger flowers creating depth filler flower
color scheme which uses different hues and shades of one color monochromatic
supplies, methods and materials which designers use to place and hold flowers and foliage in an arrangement mechanics
straight or hook bladed knife used to cut floral stems folding knife
turned black portion of a jacket or coat which lays flat and is a continuance of the collar lapel
leaves or buds growing on the side of the main stem lateral
location within a design which attracts the most attention or the center of interest; in a corsage, the focal point is where the largest flower is placed focal point
waterproof, all-purpose tape anchor tape
smaller stem which attaches a leaf to the main stem petiole
floral adornment worn by men and pinned onto the lapel of the jacket boutonniere
small undeveloped shoot, leaf or flower located at the tip of a stem terminal bud
a small floral adornment worn by women No. 3 ribbon and 24 to 28 gauge wire is most commonly used in corsage work. corsage
the bottom part of the flower bud or blossom, consisting of the outermost sepals; usually wider than the stem and green calyx
used to support the flowers and help with manipulation when constructing a corsage and boutonniere wire
corsage wiring technique in which a wire is inserted through the calyx and bent downward along the stem piercing method
condition of a plant cell when it has absorbed the maximum amount of wate turgid
stretchable tape which adheres to itself, used to lengthen and strengthen stems floral stem tape
long, slender bladed scissors used to cut ribbon, wire, fabric and fine netting floral scissors
used to cut through very thick or tough floral material with one cut pruning shears
spring handle with short blades used to cut heavy duty wire and corsage and boutonniere stems. wire snips

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Floral Design Tools Crossword

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Used to secure floral foam in container Anchor tape
Provides support and stability for stems; holds water for fresh cut flowers oasis
where a note may be witten and attached to a floral arrangement enclosure card
widest ribbon used for large bows and homecoming mums #40ribbon
used to cut floral material ONLY stem cutter
narrow piece of wire wooden picks
tool used for many different things in floral design glue gun
tools used to hold enclosed card in an arrangement cardette
provides a small amount of water to flowers; pointed end that sticks into foam water picks
attaches to flowers to give length and strength to stems metal picks
used to hold funeral arrangements wire easel
provides support and stability for stems; typically used dry dry foam
base used in a casket spray arrangement casket saddle
used to cut floral wire wire cutter
used to cut floral plant material floral knife
used for replacing natural stems for corsages, binding stems for hand-tied bouquets chenille stems
used as a base for a wrist corsage wrist corsage holder
used as a base and handle for bouquet arrangements nosegay holder
used to attach corsages to clothing corsage pin
18 inches long; comes in different gages florist wire
used for corsage work and small bows #3 ribbon
used when packaging flowers for selling cellophane
used to attach metal picks to dry or silk flowers pick machine
used to cover wires and stems of corsages and boutonniere work; paper coated with paraffin or wax floral tape
holds water and is used for boxed flowers water tubes
used to attach boutonnieres to clothing boutonniere pin
used for things like Homecoming mums and potted plants #9 ribbon

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Principles and Elements of Floral Design Crossword

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Visual path the eye follows Line
3D configureation or shape Form
2D geometric shape of on object Shape
Ca be positive or negative Space
visual or tactile feel of an object Texture
creates a repeating line, shapes, and form Pattern
amount of space occupid Size
appealing odor emanating from an item Fragrance
Also called hue Color
does not fall over Balance
relationship in units/elements within a design proportion
when all elements complement one another Harmony
components in a whole Unity
the main thing remembered Focal Point
visual flow of movement Rhythm
dimension in a design acheived through placement of materials Depth
Repeating like materials Repetition
connects to things which are opposite Transition

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Bereavement Arrangements Crossword

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above ground building where the deceased are buried Mausoleum
plastic form used to hold absorbent floral foam and flowers on top of a casket Casket Saddle
supplies, methods and materials used by floral designers to hold flowers and foliage in an arrangement Mechanics
waterproof, all-purpose tape used to hold floral foam in place; also known as anchor tape Floral Tape
short, published notice of a person’s death Obituary
large bereavement arrangement made in absorbent floral foam; also called a sympathy tribute or sympathy basket Stateroom
leaves used as a group or individually in floral arrangements to add depth and cover the mechanics of an arrangement; also referred to as greenery Foliage
floral arrangement made of silk or other permanent floral materials and taken to a gravesite Memorial Arrangement
land used for the burial of the deceased Cemetery
top of a casket is half open Open Casket
entire casket is closed Closed Casket

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