Part 1 Growing plants for decoration: plant propagation; containers for plants; window boxes and patios; pot plants; a guide to plants for house decoration. Part 2 Fresh flowers for the home: the individual touch; backgrounds and room interiors; cutting and preparation; vase contents; holding flowers in position; flower tubes. Part 3 Wires and wiring: types of wire; wiring techniques; flowers for wiring. Part 4 Dried and artificial flowers: dried flowers; artificial flowers; artificial decorations. Part 5 Flowers for special occasions: planning and procedures; church flowers; weddings; flowers for Christmas; the flower festival; funeral flowers; Royal events. Part 6 Guidelines for the professional florist: shop orders; presentation bouquets; window dressing; planning and setting up a demonstration of floristry.