video Flight of Flowers: Emirates A380 made entirely from flowers.

An awe-inspiring spectacle has been constructed in the Dubai Miracle Gardens this year as they teamed up with Emirates Airlines.

This life size Emirates A380 is 73m long, 24m high, with a wingspan of an incredible 80m is covered is a total of 500,000 flowers.

It took 9,000 flowers alone to create the highly recognisable Emirates logo. With 200 people working on constructing this behemoth in 180 days from start to finish.

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Flowers used were:

  • Snapdragons
  • Petunias
  • Coleus
  • Violas
  • Marigolds
  • Geraniums
  • Gaillardias

 

Images courtesy of:
https://www.emirates.com/media-centre/the-emirates-a380-blossoms-at-dubai-miracle-garden
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