Floral Design Day - February 28
Wed, Feb 28, 2024

Floral Design Day

Floral Design Day is an American holiday dedicated to floral design. It becomes more and more popular every year, because everyone wants to get beautiful floral decorations for a wedding or use the flora to create a unique interior of the apartment. Flowers are unique plants that can be applied to any field of art. The holiday is celebrated annually on February 28.


Floral Design Day was created as a tribute to Carl Rittner. This man has done his best to popularize floral design. His date of birth, February 28, 1928, was chosen as the day of celebration.

It is known that paintings and images on the walls reflecting floral compositions were found in the tombs of ancient Egypt. Hence the conclusion that the Egyptians in everyday life were familiar with the basics of floral design and actively used the skills and abilities to combine flowers.

In today’s world, Karl Rittner became the guiding star that gave humanity such a science as floral design. In 1947, the man founded the School of Floral Design, through which people could learn the basics of floral design and create original and beautiful flower arrangements for all occasions.

Today, floral design is in demand for weddings and various festive events. Many people decorate their homes in a floral style. To find the best combination of colors, they turn to specialists – floral designers.

Interesting facts

  • Roses are most popular as a gift. Bouquets of flowers is customary to give as lovers and loved ones for various memorable events.
  • The foundations of bouquet design were laid in France around the 17th century. At that time, only buds with various lace elements were used.
  • In many cultures around the world is a popular tradition of weaving wreaths of flowers with their own hands. This activity is especially prevalent in India.

How to celebrate

Learn more information on how to properly match flowers online. Celebrating Floral Design Day is a great reason to enroll in a floral design course to learn the skill of floral combinations.

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When is Floral Design Day celebrated in 2024?

Floral Design Day is observed on February 28 each year.


Weekday Month Day Year
Wednesday February 28 2024
Friday February 28 2025
Saturday February 28 2026
Sunday February 28 2027

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