Top 6 Wedding Floral Trends For 2020

May 26, 2020 Rio Roses / Equiflor

OK, so big weddings aren’t a thing right now, but that doesn’t mean people aren’t getting married! Plus, many brides and grooms have postponed their Summer weddings until later in the year. Whether it’s a right-now socially distant wedding or a future large ceremony, flowers are sure to be a highlight. To help you create your arrangements, here are six top floral trends.

Rio Roses: Wedding P.R.E.P.

May 14, 2020 Rio Roses / Equiflor

The COVID-19 pandemic turned the wedding industry upside down. Weddings planned for the Spring and Summer were canceled or postponed, and florists have been reeling. Everything seems so up-in-the-air right now.

Flowers: A Positive Solution to the Effects of Social Distancing

A few months ago, the term “social distancing” was relatively unknown; now, it’s a permanent part of everyone’s vocabulary. Social distancing brings with it a host of mental, physical, and emotional effects, from fear and anxiety to boredom to anger and frustration. These feelings aren’t going away any time soon. Still, there is a way to help alleviate this “staying inside all day” fatigue: Flowers.

Rio Roses’ Mother’s Day P.R.E.P

April 28, 2020 Rio Roses / Equiflor

Well, here we are, in entirely new territory. While things may be getting a bit more “back to normal” by the time Mother’s Day rolls around, we don’t know that for sure. One thing we do know: People may very well be celebrating the biggest floral holiday of the year at a distance. Flowers could not be more critical at a time like this when we’re all feeling so isolated.

A Growing Concern – an Interview With Victor Giorgini, Owner of Equiflor

April 21, 2020 Rio Roses / Equiflor

When it comes to flower growers, the COVID-19 pandemic has brought some serious challenges around the world, including our farms in Ecuador, Colombia, and Costa Rica. We interviewed our President and CEO, R. Victor Giorgini, to discuss some of these challenges and how we are working to support our farms and workforce through these unprecedented times.