by OASIS® Floral Products
florals No. SO1801
White Half-Couch Casket Spray
From gracefully simple to abundantly ornate, casket sprays are a
beautiful expression of your love. Florists can create something
traditional, modern, masculine, feminine, bright or natural
according to the reflection you seek. Add your loved one’s favorite
flowers, colors, or even personal items into these time-honored
Copper Casket Insert
Bright Half-Couch Casket Spray
Purple Full-Couch Casket Spray
White Pedestal Arrangement
florals No. SO1840
Crosses, hearts, wreaths, photo frames, sprays and
shapes add a complementary dimension to your
tribute for truly beautiful expressions. Select side
pieces that coordinate with your casket spray or urn
design, or select something unique to be a personal
expression from the senders. A combination of fresh
flowers and potted plants allow you to pay tribute
and bring home a momento.
Purple Pedestal Arrangement
Natural Square Wreath
No. SO0020 No. SO1842 No. SO2686
Natural Pedestal Arrangement Green Plant with Wreath Blooming Plant
No. SO1820 & No. SO3095
Bright Easel Spray
No. SO1062 No. SO3850-01
Orange Easel Spray Bright Basket Arrangement
For families who choose cremation, flowers add elegance,
grace and personal touch. Fresh flowers create a focal point.
Additionally, a cluster of vases can represent the different
facets of their life.
Pink & Purple Encircling
No. SO891C & No. SO1787814
Natural Keepsake Composite Arrangement
Natural Encircling Urn Design
Bright Vegetative Design
Tributes that reflect your loved one’s hobbies, photos and
personal treasures make special keepsakes for family and
friends. Bring your florist a small momento and see how
flowers enhance the memory.
Basket Arrangement for a Cook
Personalized Casket Spray
(both “Mom” and “Dad” are available)
for a Traveler
No. SO1849 No. SO1110
Personalized Arrangement Personalized Arrangement
for a Fisherman for a Gardener
for a Golfer
Funeral Etiquette Cremation Etiquette
Traditionally reserved for family members is the right to honor the In the case of cremation memorial services it is common for the
deceased with the flowers directly on the casket. family to select the focal point arrangement displayed in close
proximity to the urn.
Complementary side pieces which will be displayed on easels or
pedestals alongside the casket are generally chosen by good friends Side arrangements placed on easels, pedestals, a mantel or table can
or family members. Anyone may send floral arrangements or be sent by friends or family. Flowers can reflect the personality of the
living plants to the bereaved’s home or the location of the funeral deceased and are chosen to send a message about how you felt about
service. that person.
Some funeral homes will deliver plants or flowers to the bereaved’s Some people choose to send flowers a week or so after the funeral,
home after the memorial service and others may require that the after the memorial services are over, to console
family take them home with them. Ask the funeral home staff the bereaved.
about their policy.
It is also usually acceptable to send flowers even if the notice
requests “in lieu of flowers.” Letting the bereaved know, visibly,
as a group
how much their loved one touched the lives of others is always
appropriate and appreciated.
Flowers can reflect the relationship of a group of people to the
deceased, such as grandchildren or colleagues, and can be purchased
together. Mourners may also simply want to pool their financial
resources for one arrangement, which is
Floralterminology Complementary Florals
Easel Spray - Also referred to as a
standing spray, this is a floral arrangement
designed with a flat back to hang on an
easel and placed beside a casket or urn.
The following glossary will help you communicate the floral
arrangements you’d like to your florist.
Set Piece - A design that has a specialized shape
Casket Designs or form, usually placed on an easel. Examples
include hearts, crosses, and wreathes.
Casket Spray - A spray designed to cover a major portion of
the top of a casket.
A full-couch casket spray is designed to Pedestal Arrangement - Flowers and
be placed on a casket that is fully closed. foliage set in a container; it is designed
to be displayed on a pedestal. May include
flowers in glass vases, ceramic or plastic.
A half-couch casket spray is designed to
be placed on the lower portion of the lid
of a half-open casket. Basket Arrangement - An arrangement
in a container of wicker, plastic, or
metal with or without a handle.
Casket Lid Inset - A cluster of
flowers placed inside the casket.
Encircling – Setting the urn in a circular
floral foam shape so flowers hug the urn
Green or Blooming Plants - A potted plant from all sides.
such as an azalea, chrysanthemum, spring
bulb or seedling that can be complemented
by fresh flowers but brought home in
Keepsake Composite Arrangement - A
design that uses more than one arrangement
that together forms one large arrangement
Crematory Florals and family members can each take home
Garland – A garland of flowers that can
be draped around the urn on a tabletop,
mantel, or other surface.
Vegetative Design – A style inspired by Flowers speak a silent eulogy during memorials.
nature and arranged to appear as though Florists have the tools to reflect a relationship,
a tiny slice of the landscape has been hobby, or memory of the deceased.
scooped up and the urn gently placed
in this current setting.
Arch – A style where flowers create an
arch over the urn.
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