HISTORY OF FLORAL DESIGN

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    Middle Ages

    Middle Ages
    476-1450 AD. In this time flowers were grown and then cultivated. Flowers were used to freshen the air. Most of the flower arrangments were held in chinese porcelain and highly decorated with birds, dragons, and lions.
  • Mar 7, 600

    Renaissance

    Renaissance
    The Renaissance began in the 14th century in italy and then moved to europe. Brilliant colors of flowers were used and were in arrangments that were large, tall, pyramidal, and symmetrically balanced.
  • Mar 7, 850

    Baroque and Dutch- Flemish Period

    Baroque and Dutch- Flemish Period
    17th and 18th century. Most of the flower arangments during this time period were typically massed and overlowing.
  • Mar 7, 1100

    French Period

    French Period
    17th and 18th Century. this is known as the grand era. These had a feminine appeal and were fanshaped and massive. These also emphasized the classic design, refinement and the elegance of the design.
  • Mar 7, 1350

    English Georgain Period

    English Georgain Period
    18th century. These were small bouquets that were mainly used for the fragrants they set off.When women wore the bouquets they would typically wear the flowers in their hair, arround their necks, or on their cloths.
  • Victorian Period

    Victorian Period
    1837-1901. This time period was named after the queen at the time who was Queen Victoria. they were decorated with heavy patterns and colors. Historians say that this time period was one of the most significant of them all.
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    European Timt Periods

  • Greek

    Greek
    600-146 BC. In this time period they didnt arrange their flowers in vases or boquets. they usually justb scattered them on the ground.Each flower symbolized a god or a hero of that time.