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Tall Centerpieces

Oct 27, 2011

Ever see a large-scale arrangement and wonder how many stems you would need to order to create a similar look? Let’s have a little fun…take a look at the arrangement of French tulips by Stoneblossom (below) and guess how many stems were used. I’ll give you the answer at the end of the post…

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image via Stoneblossom

More amazing tall designs…

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image via Sarah Rhoads Photography

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image via Hacman Floral

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image via Justin and Mary Marantz Photography

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image via White Lilac Inc.

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image via Hilary Miles Flowers

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image via Jessica’s Country Flowers

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image via White Lilac Inc.

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image via The Flower House

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image via Beautiful Blooms Events

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image via Karen Tran and Darin Fong Photography

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image via Karen Tran and Pam Scott Photography

(answer: each centerpiece by Stoneblossom has 110-120 stems of French tulips)

How close did you get with your guess?

Happy Thursday!



  1. I guessed 97 – so not too far off…

  2. I was pretty far off! I guessed. 85. I had a bride bring that same picture in to a consult. “I want something simple and elegant. Like this:” *hands me the picture* Ha-Ha!

  3. Mimi says:

    I guessed 100. I knew it was a lot to get that stunning look. I could have used those beautiful images of those orange centerpieces this month during my participation in The Nesting Place’s 31 Day Blogging Challenge. I did 31 Days of Orange.

  4. Loved this post. I’m always looking for new tall centerpiece inspiration. It’s easy to get stuck using the same vases, design shapes, etc. Thank you!


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