Artificial Flowers and Plants

  • Latex floral decorations are made from moulds of living plants and flowers to simulate natural forms and flaws.
  • The malleability of latex captures the more delicate details of flora and fauna, like veins and natural irregularity.
  • Called as permanent botanicals artificial flowers were first made in Italy & China from where they were popularised in France & further spread to England & America
  • The amaryllis has traditionally been symbolic of success after a struggle. This could range from academic success to artistic achievement.