Membership Levels

The Minnesota State Florist Association is on the move to grow our membership. We need your help and we invite you to join us strengthen our association.

Florist in Minnesota is automatically listed as a potential member. Premium memberships entities you to the following benefits:

  • Expanded Listing on mnlocalflorist.com; including linkablity to your shop’s website!
  • Use of the florist Classified blog and MNSFA Floral blog.
  • Discounted rates on the annual Minnesota State Florist Convention registration, certification programs and all events.
  • Opportunities to network and share ideas/resources with fellow experts in the industry.
  • Marketing opportunities to help grow your business.
  • Enhanced educational programs. The year, introducing the all new MNSFA Certification program.
  • An open forum for discussion and a representive body to speak about issues of concern in government as they affect our industry.
  • Social Connections with like minded professionals! A fantastic opportunity to share, be motivated, educated and learn from your peers in a non-competitive environment.
  • Qualify members to enter MNSFA Designer of the year Competition.

Premium members include: ($100.00)

  • Any and all retail florist with a store front in and around (neighboring states such as Wisconsin, South Dakota, north Dakota, and Iowa)
  • Storefront requirements are: refrigeration, inventory of cut flowers, plants and greens. Professional design service and delivery service.

Student Memberships include: ($20)

  • Design Schools recognized by the State of Minnesota.
  • Students with Proper School ID from the above qualified schools.
  • Retired or semi retired individuals

Independent Florists include: ($50)

  • Independent Home based business.
  • Free lance Contract Designers
  • Studio Designers or Wedding home based business.

Wholesale Memberships include: ($200)

Minnesota Floral Wholesaler that qualifies as a full time professional business with inventory, delivery service, a business telephone and displays a sign or

  • Retail florist without a storefront presence.
  • Manufactures or representatives of floral supplies  & accessories
  • Commercial growers and distributors of flowers  & plants
  • Wire services and sub organizations thereof
  • Organized floral associations of the above categories in or outside of Minnesota
  • Supportive industries associated with floral industry but not direct suppliers
  • Employees of business organizations who are members of the association
  • Individual supportive of the floral industry
  • Companies in related businesses