Flower of the month May
When you beckon to the joys of spring and summer… These are the cheerful sparkling months in the world of flowers! May and June are the peony’s months when they are widely available. This fabulous bloomer is always full of the joys of spring.
Flower of the month April
Playful, cheerful colors and shapes, available all year round and unscented: the gerbera matches every personality. The flower’s symbolism is also linked to cheerfulness. For example, the Celts believed that a gerbera would diminish the burden of daily life. The flower also symbolizes the joy of children, making it a perfect gift.
COVID-19 Update 2 April
Hereby a small update relating the COVID19 pandemic and its effect on our business so far and in the near future.
First of all we would like to thank our customers, suppliers and other partners for their continuous trust and support during this pandemic. It takes a lot of flexibility, courage and perseverance to get us through an unprecedented situation like this, so a big thank you to all of you!
Change of buying procedure - COVID -19
As described in the newsletter, dated March 16th, 2020, hereby a brief explanation regarding the order procedure which will be in place until further notice.
Update current situation - COVID-19
Since the outbreak of the coronavirus, we’ve been monitoring the situation minutely and are doing everything possible to assist you with your upcoming orders and questions. Through this letter we would like to update you on the current situation in the Netherlands and the rest of the world in relation to the COVID-19 virus related to our business.
Bring the sping to your vase!
Shake off the last of your winter hibernation, and take a deep breath. Allow yourself to be surprised by the sweetest fragrances and delightful scents. The season in which everything grows, blooms and particularly smells amazing is on its way. Allow yourself to be delighted by the fresh scents outdoors, or bring one flower after another into your home. Our buyer has listed a number of typical spring flowers for you.
Flower of the month: Tulip
We are celebrating the month in which spring begins with the tulip. The flower from the Tulipa genus exudes freshness, sturdiness and color, and helps to bring spring a step closer.
Grower of the week: Zentoo Chrysanthemum
On january 29, we visited the nursery Leen Middelburg Chrysanten (LMC), which is part of the sales cooperative Zentoo Chrysanten. Here we were welcomed by Sander and Edwin, who gave us a tour through the nursery.
Flower of the month: Chrysanthemum
In China and Japan they’ve been big fans of the chrysanthemum for centuries. And rightly so! Because this ‘golden flower’ brings warmth and colour, shines in every bouquet and also has a very long vase life. Meet the chrysanthemum.
Grower of the week: Marjoland Roses
On 24 January, we visited Marjoland’s rose nursery, where we were welcomed by Angelien and Roy. Together with the family, they run a rose nursery of 20 hectares, which makes theirs the biggest rose nursery in the Netherlands.
Plant with air purifying powers
Plants with air purifying powers 🌿🌱. Indoor plants can improve indoor air quality by removing certain toxins from the air. All plants are air purifying, but have you ever considered these ones?
Flower of the month: Rose
Meet the Queen of the Flowers: the rose. The majestic rose owes this title to its global popularity as the prettiest girl in the class. A flower of which all the colours have their own special meaning. So wherever and whoever you are, there’s always a suitable rose for you.
Flower agenda 2020
Holland Flower Bureau (Bloemenbureau Holland) and Florca Westland will highlight a cut flower or group of cut flowers every month this year by providing inspiring and informative content.
Grower on stage: Van der Ende flowers
On 19 November, we paid a visit to the Amaryllis nursery Van der Ende Flowers, where we were welcomed by Martijn van der Ende.
Flower of the month: Amaryllis
The beautiful amaryllis flower brings warmth and colour to brighten up dark evenings. It can be the star of the Christmas period, but it also does excellently in early spring. Invite this majestic winter queen into your home.
Christmas top 10
Look at this top 10 for All Saints day. Beautiful plants and flowers compiled by our buyers!
Grower on stage: F. Kuipers & Zonen
On October 24, we paid a visit to Kwekerij F. Kuiper & Zonen, where we were welcomed by Sietse. Together with his brother Ron, he runs a 6-hectare Skimmia nursery in the middle of “het Groene Hart”: Boskoop.
Flower of the month: Skimmia
The four-season miracle. Skimmia is a very popular flower because they show itself from a different side every season.
IFTF 6-8 november
Don’t want to miss out on the latest trends and developments? Visit Florca Westland on the IFTF in Vijfhuizen on 6, 7 and 8 November.
Which flowers match the best with trending colors? Each week we choose one trending color and match this color with the most beautiful flowers of the season.
All Saints day
Look at this top 10 for All Saints day. Beautiful flowers compiled by our buyers!
Dried Flowers are the trend of 2019.
Halloween is coming! Do you want to surprise your customers with special assortment?
Grower on stage: Beyond
A part of our team visited Beyond Chrysant on 18 September. Wouter Duijvestein warmly welcomed us to the nursery that he and his brother run together.
Flower of the month: Chrysanthemum
Sparkling shapes, trendy shades and of course that legendary resilience: the chrysanthemum is justifiably the undisputed heart and soul of the October party.
Summer is not over yet, but autumn is nearby! Curious about which autumn flowers are already available?
Flower of the month September: Alstroemeria
Together2Grow Alstroemeria focusses on quality and sustainability. Learn more about this wonderful company.
Pico Bello Hydrangea
If you would like more information about hydrangeas, Paul Kouwenhoven can tell you everything about them. He is a true hydrangea expert, and he will always be an innovator and a pioneer!
The roses from the Netherlands match the trend colours of 2019.
Flower of the month: Hydrangea
The Hydrangea is available in many colours and shapes.
Perfect wedding bouquet
Each week we present you a new perfect wedding flower, which is in this perfect wedding bouquet.
This week we visited Amazing Astilbe, learn more about our visit.
Check out our newest top summer flowers! This time a top 7 of our favorite flowers in July.
Grower on stage: Vos Agro
The Vos family is specialised in growing the Helianthus for more than 25 years.
Flower of the month July
This ultimate sunflower is also known as the sunflower, also known by the name Helianthus! Curious where this name comes from?
Perfect wedding bouquet nr 2
We selected five perfect wedding flowers for a perfect bouquet for the second time of this season.
Top 8 Summer Flowers
On the 21st of June, the summer starts in the Netherlands! That is why our purchaser selected a top 8 of his favourite summer flowers.
The perfect wedding flower
In the last few weeks, we showed you on social media the perfect wedding flowers! Ower florist has had a bouquet out of these perfect wedding flowers! Keep following us for inspiration and the next perfect wedding bouquet!
Flower of the month June
It’s easy to create a contemporary natural look with lilies. There’s a wide choice of colours and shapes - it’s up to you! What adds to the lily’s appeal is that it’s bursting with symbolic meaning…
Grower on stage Qualily
Together with their team, Raymond Vijverberg and Ruud van der Hoeven cultivate around 13 million lily stems every year, divided over 5 locations and 10 hectares.
The most beautiful flowers belong to the most beautiful day of your life! The flowers on a wedding day are an extension of the beautiful clothing, the romantic location, and the beautiful wedding car, among other things. View here under top 5 special wedding flowers to make this special day even more beautiful!
Flower of the month May
No flower so fittingly illustrates the blooming strength of May as the peony. The buds are balls of compressed energy that - when the time comes - open very quickly and have the most lovely fragrance.
My Peony is a collaboration of the best peony growers on the planet. Together, they supply more than 100 types of peonies. That means that there is a fitting peony rose for every occasion!
Flower of the month April
The Calla, which also goes by the name of Zantedeschia,is a popular and elegant guest at festive occasions. This beautifully shaped flower works perfect in luxury bouquets, corsages and decorations, but do not forget the power of this absolutely stunning flower in a vase in your home.
Grower on stage Gerbera United
More than 100 different kinds of Gerbera are growing at nursery Gerbera United!
Gerbera United is grower on stage in April. This means a lovely video about their company!
Easter is within three weeks from now! Would you like to surprise your customers with special varieties? We selected five varieties for you!
New: Peet Zwink
Since this week we offer Peet Zwink Cymbidiums!
Do you want to know more about Peet Zwink?
Grower on stage
Check out our visit at Anco pure Vanda and learn more about their company and Vanda’s.
Flower of the month
Flower of the month March is: Ranunculus
A flower which lights up every room! These colorful flowers are available in many colors and shapes. Want to know more about Ranunculus?
New: Mykali Orchids
Since this week we offer Mykali Orchids in our webshop.
Do you want to know more about Mykali Orchids?
Flower of the month February
Flower of the month February: Rose
Rose the flower of love. This Valentine’s essential is a real stunner, available in many colours and shapes from a spray rose to a solo star. With new varieties being added every year to enhance arrangements and bouquets.
There is no such thing as a standard red rose. There are so many different varieties, each with its own story and strong characteristics. Our rose specialist has made a list for you for Valentine’s Day. As well as mentioning all the different roses, he also recommends some growers.
Grower on stage
Check out our visit at Arend Roses and learn more about where our roses come from.
Flower of the month January
The tulip is the flower of the month January. A typical Dutch flower, or isn’t it?