Floriculture  
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Classroom knowledge and skills are applied as students identify and evaluate cut flowers, house plants, flowering plants, floral designs and complete an exam that tests their knowledge of floral design, propagation as well as preparation of floral and foliage products for sale.
 
State winning team advances to national competition which is held during the National FFA Convention in late October.

2023 Practicum: 

  • Pricing and Calculating a Bill of Materials including Marketing, Pricing and Sales;
  • Principles and Elements of Design  

Additional Supporting References:

Floral Design: A Beginner’s Guide to Floral Arrangements by Rebecca Wellner & Bo Morgan, ISBN: 9781097423958
Retail Florist Manual by Kim Colavito Markesich, ISBN: 9781588743930

Pi Alpha Xi Floral Judging Manual

Picture pages: http://aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/databases/interiorscape/


Floriculture ID lists can be found here: 

https://www.judgingcard.com/resources/list.aspx?list=fl

 

HOW TO HOST A SUCCESSFUL FLORAL EVENT (video resource)



   
 
  Corporate Sponsors
     
  Justin Boots  
   

  State Event
     
Location: Sam Houston State University
Date: April 28, 2023              Superintendent: Ian Scadden
 
   

     
     
 
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