Flutter FloatingActionButton extended – Icon With Label

Flutter FloatingActionButton.extended()

For FloatingActionButton button, you have a child, where you generally provide icon, image or text.

But using FloatingActionButton.extended(), you can provide icon and label. The FloatingActionButton.extended() with an icon and label looks as shown below.

Flutter FloatingActionButton.extended() - Icon With Label

In this tutorial, we will learn how to use FloatingActionButton.extended() with an example application.

Example: FloatingActionButton.extened() with an icon and label

In this example, we will create a basic Flutter Application, and place a FloatingActionButton.extended() in a Scaffold as shown in the following main.dart file.


import 'package:flutter/material.dart';

void main() {
    home: MyApp(),

class MyApp extends StatefulWidget {
  _MyAppState createState() => _MyAppState();

class _MyAppState extends State<MyApp> {

  Widget build(BuildContext context) {
    return Scaffold(
      appBar: AppBar(
        title: new Text("Flutter Tutorial - googleflutter.com"),
      floatingActionButton: FloatingActionButton.extended(
        onPressed: (){},
        icon: Icon(Icons.refresh),
        label: Text('Refresh'),



In this Flutter Tutorial, we learned how to use FloatingActionButton.extended() to display an icon along with a label for a Floating Action Button.

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