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Arend Roses launched large-flowered coral rose

Arend Roses has launched a new large-flowered quality rose: Wow! from breeder DeRuiter. This novelty is since Monday June 18 available on the rose auction clock at Royal FloraHolland flower auction in Aalsmeer, the Netherlands. Wow!This Arend Roses novelty has a colour that's best described as coral. Wow! is.....

Video: Discover where flowers begin

This week on the Flowers of Colombia, uBloom explores where the flowers begin with a visit to Ball SB.They visited with Joaquin De La Torre and Lourdes Reyes. Lourdes shares a new Color Varietal of Stock- “Vintage Rose” and shows us the difference between “Spray Stock” and regular Stock.Colombia is.....

Australia: Flower growers give country-of-origin label laws a spray

A new country-of-origin labelling scheme comes into effect on July 1 requiring food products to specify whether they were made in Australia, and the percentage of Australian ingredients used to make them.But Australian Flower Council secretary Shane Holborn said consumers should also be privy to the origin.....

“Flowers don’t require tough labour” campaign debuts in Europe

Floralife is debuting its “Flowers Don’t Require Tough Labour” campaign in Europe. Centering around a video, the campaign showcases the savings on labour costs and time that can be achieved using the Floralife Express Technology.The video, “Flowers Don’t Require Tough Labour” is the third in a series of.....

Flower Circus:

Russian florists busy preparing for the wedding season

The wedding season in Russia traditionally starts in June. Right before the season begins is the perfect moment to show off the latest in new trends and techniques to florists. That's why Flower Circus set off last month with Flowers Magician Mark Frank to inspire florists in Nizhny Novgorod and Kazan."The.....

Rose reveals its secrets to researchers of Wageningen

Scientists from Wageningen University & Research and their international colleagues have successfully produced a high-quality reference genome for the rose. The reference genome will allow breeders to screen for desired variations of the globally popular ornamental plant in a much faster and more precise.....

UK: Lily is in the July Flower Agenda

We're already past the first half of the year, and we celebrate the warmer months with the elegant lily in the Flower Agenda in July. Consumers can read all about this versatile flower in the Flower Agenda on Funnyhowflowersdothat.co.uk. This includes information about colours, shapes and sizes.Origin of the.....

"The flower business is becoming faster and more transparent"

Royal Flowers opens sales office in the Netherlands

It is actually a logical step, explains Wilco Visser, the new branch of the Ecuadorian Royal Flowers company in the Netherlands. "More than 60 percent of production is exported to Canada and the US. From the Netherlands we can better serve the European market, allowing us to diversify our customer base. Our.....

Understanding water quality: The key to beautiful flowers

While there are many factors that affect cut flowers, water quality is one of the key factors. It might seem simple, but water can actually be quite complex. Water quality has four main factors: pH level, alkalinity, hardness and total dissolved solids. Understanding the complexity of water quality can make.....

UK: Rose grower picks Chelsea favourites

Founder and flower farmer Rosebie Morton of the Real Flower Company knows a thing or two about roses. Born into a family of rose-growers, Rosebie has now been cultivating roses professionally for twenty-six years. Rosebie teaches rose cultivation on the company's Hampshire flower farm, is a guest speaker for.....

NL: 10,000+ roses decorate 'Shop for a Week'

The popular Shop for a Week concept which is under the artistic direction of master florists Ueli Signer and Florian Seyd opened their temporary shop on Friday the 25th of May. The 20th edition is realized in close co-operation with Aleia Roses, Spanish grower of the famous Red Naomi! roses. The floral.....

Gold at Chelsea for chrysanthemum solar system

Zentoo and Deliflor have worked together to supply the flowers for the Chrysanthemum installation at RHS Chelsea. John Peace from the National Chrysanthemum Society used their mums to build a Solar System. National Chrysanthemum Society: “The Solar System is the inspiration for the Society’s floral exhibit.....

UK: Peonies pop up at New Covent Garden Flower Market

With the month of May heralding the start of the much-anticipated peony season, you'll find many varieties starting to appear at New Covent Garden Flower Market.Look out for 'Shirley Temple', Command Performance, Odile and Pecher to name but a few. And if that isn't enough excitement in the world of flowers,.....

Bangladesh: Despite global demand, flower industry yet to gain momentum

Despite being a favourable region for the flower industry, Bangladesh is yet to gain momentum in this sector, experts said on Wednesday.Speakers made the observation at a seminar on investment opportunities in the flower industry, organized at the Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) auditorium by.....