Every year, for the past twenty years Bangkok has hosted one of the most important florist shows in Asia. Thanpuying Lursakdi Sampatsiri is the organizer of this show which was officially opened by Her Royal Highness Princess Srirasm.
Traditionally this Bangkok Flowers show has been hosted by a number of popular celebrities, fortune tellers and Buddhist monks who attempt to explain and even demonstrate the magical properties of some of the flowers on offer.
In 2011 this flower show will be hosted at the Nai Lert Park, Bangkok the features of the show include:
* Floristry competition, showing and judging of flower arrangements made by locally trained Bangkok florists
* Performance by Nuvo
* Shopping Sale at the hotel
* Flower Sale hundreds of flower arrangements on show and sale
* Thai cookery classes
2010 Bangkok Florist Show Report
This year the Bangkok florist show was co-hosted by Thai-European model Sonia Couling and Mr Srikhumrung Yugala. Visitors were treated to free flower arranging lessons by a number of Bangkoks top florists. Visitors were also able to attend cooking classes and visitors were treated to some free culinary delights which were on offer.
The Bangkok florist show was started by Srikhumrung Yugala the Hi-So daughter of the Swissotel hotel owner and Bangkok business tycoon. The idea of the flower show is both in appreciation of the beauty of flowers as well as a high-class social gathering.
The Bangkok Florist Show is held every year at the Swissotel Nai Lat Park in Bangkok situated between Ploenchit and Chidlom BTS stations the world class venue boasts and abundance of shopping and dining venues as well as over eight acres of tropical plants and trees, and not to mention 340 exclusive hotel rooms.