Florist making floral arrangement including sunflowers

Florist

Florists prepare and sell floral arrangements.

Overview

Florists prepare and sell floral arrangements.

Day-to-day

  • planning and designing floral arrangements
  • arranging supply and storage of flowers, greenery, decorations and other items
  • treating flowers to extend their life
  • selecting, trimming and arranging flowers and other materials
  • packing, wrapping, and attaching message cards to, and organising delivery of, completed arrangements
  • serving customers and accepting payments
  • advising customers on the selection of flowers and floral arrangements
  • may decorate hotels, churches, halls and other facilities for special events.

Considerations

  • working outdoors.

Occupation snapshot
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Moderate
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