History

Interflora World Cup

Interflora World Cup is the world’s most prestigious event for the floral industry. It is a design competition that showcases the most talented floral designers from around the globe. This international floral design competition is held approximately every four to six years and hosted in a different location. 

Florists’ Transworld Delivery (FTD) is proud to host this premier competition for the first time in the U.S. since 1985. The competition, named FTD World Cup 2019 in recognition of the event’s host organization, will include up to 30 countries and is being held in Philadelphia, PA, at the PHS Philadelphia Flower Show in March. The winner will be crowned Interflora World Cup champion.

Interflora World Cup Winners

2015

🇰🇷 Alex Choi, South Korea

Berlin (Germany)
2010

🇳🇴 Stein Are Hansen, Norway

Shanghai (China)
2004

🇬🇧 David Denyer, United Kingdom

Melbourne (Australia)
1997

🇫🇷 Gilles Pothier, France

Amsterdam (Netherlands)
1993

🇬🇧 Sue Artus, England

Stockholm (Sweden)
1989

🇯🇵 Fumihiko Muramatsu, Japan

Tokyo (Japan)
1985

🇩🇪 Klaus Wagener, Germany

Detroit, MI (United States of America)
1982

🇳🇱 Wim Hazelaar, Netherlands

Hamburg (Germany)
1979

🇫🇷 Jean Michel Mertens, France

Melbourne (Australia)
1977

🇳🇴 Kai Andersen, Norway

Nice (France)
1974

🇬🇧 Alan Nunn, England

Miami, FL (United States of America)  
1972

🇨🇭 Therese Gruber, Switzerland

Amsterdam (Netherlands)