Alstroemeria: The Peruvian Lily

July 27, 2021 FloraLife

Alstroemerias are sold in bud, with very little to no color showing. So, they can appear deceptively dowdy at the point of sale. However, they will reliably develop into delightful bursts of color after three or four days in the water/flower food solution and at room temperature. Therefore, a little consumer education around how Alstroemerias develop over time will go a long way to cultivating a fan base for this mighty little flower.

Virgin Queen: Dazzling White Alstroemeria with XXL Flowers

June 14, 2021 Royal Van Zanten

Just how innovative can white Alstroemeria flowers be? Royal van Zanten and Decorum grower Together2Grow will introduce Alstroemeria Virgin Queen in week 23! This variety is both innovative and surprising thanks to its intense white colour and especially the XXL size of its flowers. This combination makes Virgin Queen incredibly attractive and versatile.

Royal Van Zanten Invests In Alstroemeria Sustainability

March 26, 2021 Royal Van Zanten

Through sustainable investments, Royal Van Zanten continues to be committed to optimising the quality of starting material and growing conditions.

AFE Memorial Tribute Established in Memory of Harold Wilkins

January 22, 2021 American Floral Endowment

Dr. Wilkins was a major force in the floriculture world, creating ideas, generating research, and mentoring students that profoundly influenced industry and academic directions. The $1,000 fund was established by Royal Heins, one of his students and professional colleagues.