About BUDS

Tony Montano is owner of and principal designer at BUDS. Previously, he founded and owned Montano Grant Floral & Event Design. He is a self-taught floral artist with a passion to articulate his creative vision through fresh flowers in decidedly custom haute couture designs.

He spent many years in New York City where he had the chance to experience floral designing in an entirely different level having worked alongside New York City's finest florists and event designers on many international events and the most glamorous private events. 

Tony takes pride in having established himself as a recognized contributor in the


local event industry,  having designedfloral décor and centerpieces for numerous local functions and events along with many memorable bridal and unforgettable milestone celebrations.

Tony has a very hands on approach towards all projects BUDS undertakes with a personal pledge to provide the best products and excellence in service. 


St. Louis: 314.371.4646
New York City: 646.537.5712