Valley Floral began in 1941 when Vannie and AJ Wannow planted ten acres of mostly gladiolus at Ark Valley Gardens in Wichita, Kansas. Nearly a century later, that ten-acre area houses a 50,000-square-foot warehousing and distribution facility, with another 40,000-square-foot...
Full Monty, the new hot pink variety from Schreurs, is sure to become a favorite among florists and flower growers worldwide.
If “LA Hybrid” brings to mind sunny beaches and electric cars, think again: LA stands for longiflorum asiaticum, denoting the cross between Asiatic and Easter Lilies.
Christmas is almost upon us, and it’s a season unlike any other. While the worst may not be over regarding the pandemic, we know that customers will still want to create a wonderful holiday with their families and friends.
It’s certainly been a wild year for the floral industry, yet we see positive signs for the future. Most recently, the Society of American Florists conducted a survey of retail florists to learn their thoughts on the upcoming December holiday.
Now that Fall is here, it’s time to get busy doing anything and everything that will drive customers into your flower shop. What better way than by holding a DIY workshop? Workshops are all the rage these days: People love...
In a move that will save the floral industry an estimated $15-20 million next year, the U.S. Government just added fresh-cut roses to the Generalized System of Preferences, or GSP.
In October 2020, Rio Roses and Southern Floral Company held a floral competition for high school teachers in Texas.
The Denver Wholesale Florists Company (DWF) has been recognized as one of Colorado’s oldest continuous businesses and one of the country’s premier wholesale florists.
Red Flame® is a tea hybrid selected exclusively for production in Latin America. This variety originated from a crossing made in 2011, then was evaluated throughout its different stages and finally chosen in 2016. In 2018, NIRP decided to introduce...