Best Practices For Fresh Cut Flowers

When fresh cut flowers receive optimal care from harvest to consumer, they have
better quality and last longer. Our research has focused on ways to
make flowers last longer. We have developed a simple checklist to ensure
long-lasting flowers.

South Korean Exports Of Roses, Lilies Surge To Record High In 2009

South Korean exports of roses and lilies surged to record-high levels in
2009, mainly due to the Won’s depreciation against the U.S. dollar and the
development of specially bred flowers, a state-run agriculture trade corporation
said Wednesday.

Made in Surrey, BC: Olympic Bouquets

Just Beginnings, the Surrey flower shop and florists training program for troubled women is teaching them how to combine green spider mums, hypericum berries and broad leaf greens with loops of monkey grass, leatherleaf fern and aspidistra leaves to make floral bouquets for medal winners at the 2010 Olympics.

Colombian Flower Sales Wither In US

Sales of Colombian cut flowers are expected to fall in the United States this
year due to a reduction in the country’s consumer spending, changing climate
patterns and an increase in the value of the Colombian peso.

Place Orders 12 Months In Advance At WholeBlossoms

February 3, 2010 WholeBlossoms

National wholesale flower supplier, WholeBlossoms, is taking 12-month advance orders so clients can book their orders in advance for convenience and price lock-in.