How to Create a Fresh Flower Basketball Carnation

by BloomNet Floriology Institute

1-800-flowers® Fresh Flower Carnation – Basketball is a great Father's Day or everyday gift!


Step 1

Cut floral cake foam in half length wise.

Step 2

Glue foam to design dish.

Step 3

Create a collar with the varigated pittosporum.

Step 4

Arrange carnations in a dome shape.

Step 5

Finished carnation dome.

Step 6

Take black chenille stems and bend them in a slight curve to fit the dome shape.

Step 7

Using floral glue, dab a few spots of glue on the chenille stems into place as shown on the finished product.