Always wanted to know more about a specific type of flower, green or branch? Our #flowerwiki blog section helps you to enrich your knowledge!
Fascinating Product Stories
We learn you all about the origin of products and their symbolism, which is often accompanied by beautiful stories. Stories you can tell your customers when they ask you for advice on how to fill a specific order, like a bridal bouquet, holiday centerpiece, or funeral tribute!
Did you know that the name “Amaryllis” comes from the Greek word amarussein, what means sparkling? What a beautiful name for a flower! Because it truly adds that extra little bit of sparkle to every floral Christmas design! And did you know there are more than 2000 Hyacinth varieties, which are almost all are grown in the Netherlands? Our little country proved to be extremely suitable for the cultivation of these gorgeous flowers, because of the dune ground!
Floral Design Suggestions
Next, to the theoretical enrichment, we also offer you practical input: which products match magnificently with each other? Gloriosa combines perfectly with Gerbera and Craspedia. Think of the gorgeous Ranunculus flowers, in combination with other romantic flowers like Tulip and Muscari. Lovely! Visit our floral design inspiration section for more design suggestions.
Now you have ordered all those stunning flowers, you must be sure that you treat them the right way, so rot and other trouble can be prevented. But how much water do you need to put into the bucket? This can differ per product! Visit the product pages to see what applies to every product.
Origin of the Viburnum There are around 175 species of Viburnum in the Adoxaceae family, most of them are shrubs. There are many species throughout the season, many have attractive…Read More -›
Origin of the Forsythia The flowering shrub Forsythia is discovered by William Forsyth, a botanist, and member of the Royal Horticultural Society. There are around ten species, who all belong…Read More -›
Origin of the Syringa This flowering woody plant is family of the olive three (Oleaceae). Syringa originally only grew in Southeast Europe, specific in the Balkan area, it grew there…Read More -›
Do you know Fritillaria? Such a versatile flower, with a lot of different appearances! Gia Flowers, located in Holland and one of our trusted growers, is dedicated to the perfection of the…Read More -›
Origin of the Fritillaria The Fritillaria is part of the Lily family and just like this flower its grows out of a bulb. Originally the plant comes from Europe, Asia,…Read More -›
Our trusted grower Niels Kreuk has a multiple floor nursery and almost a fully automated production process. Take a look at the video we made in the nursery, learn all…Read More -›
Daffodils, the harbingers of spring! WF Leenen, one of our trusted growers, is one of the most prominent Daffodil growers in the world and is located in the so-called Bulb…Read More -›
Origin of the Daffodil Daffodil, maybe better known under the botanically name Narcissus, is one of the more famous stories in the flower world. Not many people know how this…Read More -›
A. Bakker & Zn. is one of our trusted Lily growers. We brought a visit to the greenhouse to show you how the cultivation of their beautiful flowers works. The…Read More -›