The flower expert Ideas and inspiration for a life with flowers

Fleur McHarg

Book - 2018

An indispensable insight into how breathtaking floral displays are created, by Fleur McHarg; the Flower Expert, and one of the most in-demand florists and floral arrangers for Australia's great and good. She brings over 25 years of experience in creating unique floral arrangements for every kind of event imaginable, and colours it with her unique take on colour, the personalities of flowers, and why there are some things you should never do. Here, she shares her astute flower philosophy, in...cluding: Over 30 of her favourite flowers and how to use them -- Why some combinations work and others don't -- How to select a base and blend colours for a flower arrangement.

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New York, New York : Thames & Hudson 2018.
Physical Description
223 pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cm
Main Author
Fleur McHarg (author)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

Florist Fleur McHarg reveals her flower philosophy and offers ideas and techniques for creating flower arrangements for holidays, special occasions, interiors, and exteriors. She offers a primer on combining colors and shades, and provides notes on using 25 types of flowers. Annotation ©2019 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Celebrity florist FleurMcHarg showcases howto create floral designsfor every occasion andprovides inspiration fora life with flowers.

Review by Publisher Summary 3

Fleur McHarg has cultivated a lifelong obsession with flowers, their colors, shapes and, uses. Guided by the wisdom of Constance Spry, the trailblazing twentieth- century florist, McHarg believes in letting flowers be the stars of the show by working with the natural shape of a flower or branch.The Flower Expert