Natural decorative greens may be displayed in buildings on a temporary basis. The display of natural decorative greens in Group A, E, I, and M occupancies, in common areas of Group R-1, R-2 and B occupancies, and any building or structure used for a public gathering, except display of works of art in museums and houses of worship, shall comply with the restrictions set forth in FC804.5.3.
It shall be unlawful to display in any building natural decorative greens that:
- Contain pitch, such as hemlock, balsam, pine or Spanish moss.
- Are displayed at a location less than 3 feet (914 mm) from stuffed furniture, rugs, or other combustible material or contain combustible decorations.
- Are on a combustible framework or displayed in conjunction with combustible material unless such material is flame resistant.