Rio Roses: Flower Sales Are Soaring

September 23, 2020 Rio Roses / Equiflor

Flowers and flower delivery have become the way people are showing their love and care during this pandemic. As a result, sales have skyrocketed and show no signs of slowing. On Mother’s Day 2020 alone, nationwide spending increased by $ 100 million.

Echeveria Devotion Wins Glee New Product Award

September 23, 2020 Plantipp

This year also Glee Birmingham choose to organise a digital show, the Glee Gathering. Just like every year, several entries were judged for the award for “best novelty”. For this, a professional jury has reviewed all entries and Echeveria pulvinata Devotion (‘BCEC-12.001’PBR), submitted by Javado, has been chosen as best houseplant 2020.

Verdant Technologies Brings Fresh Innovation to Produce and Floral Life-Extension

September 22, 2020 Verdant Technologies

Verdant Technologies™ announces its commercial launch into the biotechnology industry, bringing innovative 1-MCP solutions to market designed to help the produce and floral industries deliver fresher, longer-lasting products in a one-step application process.

Juliet Roses Available for October and November

September 22, 2020 Alexandra Farms

Every bride’s favorite deluxe rose will be available in good quantities come October and November (hope the season will extend all the way to thanksgiving!)

Over $ 80,000 Raised for Floral Industry Programs through AFE’s Giving to Grow Virtual Mask-erade Dinner

September 22, 2020 American Floral Endowment

The floral community came together and gave to grow the industry through these uncertain times. The American Floral Endowment raised over $ 80,000 through sponsorships, registrations, and donations which will help fund scholarships, internships, grants, and other industry programs.