Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Matsui Nursery innovated the floral industry, and now has a mission of giving back.

Matsui Nursery innovated the floral industry, and now has a mission of giving back.

Teresa Matsui says orchids are popular for a few reasons: “People look at orchids as great value. When you buy a potted orchid, you...
Sunday and Monday: First-Ever Cannabis Flower Bouquet Pop Up In SE Portland

Sunday and Monday: First-Ever Cannabis Flower Bouquet Pop Up In SE Portland

East Fork Cultivars Co-founders, Aaron Howard, Left, Nathan Howard, right I received the following press release late yesterday. East Fork Cultivars is operated by...
Flourish Flower Truck delivers DIY experience in flower arranging

Flourish Flower Truck delivers DIY experience in flower arranging

Flourish Flower Truck allows customers to create their own unique bouquets. Ruth M White, Shopper News Every Thursday morning, Savannah Pannell fills the back...
Scientists say they've created world's first engineered blue rose

Scientists say they’ve created world’s first engineered blue rose

Enlarge Image A smattering of blue extends from an injection site on this white rose. Roses in nature come in a lovely variety of...
Letter from the Chairman

Letter from the Chairman

It is an exciting time to be in the floral industry, and I am looking forward to serving as the AFE Chairman of the...
Understanding Insights, Instagram’s Free Analytics Tool

Understanding Insights, Instagram’s Free Analytics Tool

Instagram can be a florist’s best friend. Our industry’s products are quite literally born to be shared and can create an instant emotional connection...
Genes responsible for difference in flower color of snapdragons identified

Genes responsible for difference in flower color of snapdragons identified

Antirrhinum plants. Credit: David Field But why don't the snapdragons mix, with yellow and magenta flowers growing together over a wide area? Nick Barton...
SA florist startup Petal&Post plans nationwide expansion

SA florist startup Petal&Post plans nationwide expansion

The Petal&Post team - from left to right - Janine Loubser, events manager; Kim du Plessis, founder; Maya le Maitre, posy manager. Photo by...
EMEA Floral Perfume Market Consumption Forecast by Applications 2018-2025

EMEA Floral Perfume Market Consumption Forecast by Applications 2018-2025

EMEA Floral Perfume Market Research report 2018-2025 offers a unique tool for evaluating the market, New Opportunities and supporting strategies. EMEA Floral Perfume Market...
Waitrose launch surprise flower delivery service for online shoppers

Waitrose launch surprise flower delivery service for online shoppers

Waitrose & Partners launch surprise flowers delivery You can now treat yourself during your weekly shop at Waitrose & Partners because the supermarket has...
All about fall mums: Types of flowers, surviving the winter

All about fall mums: Types of flowers, surviving the winter

Picking several varieties of pumpkins at Paulus Orchards in Monaghan Township. Paul Kuehnel, pkuehnel@ydr.com Nothing brings color to the fall garden like mums (Chrysanthemum...
Origins Launches Blooming Lipstick and Sheer Lip Balm Made With Real Flowers

Origins Launches Blooming Lipstick and Sheer Lip Balm Made With Real Flowers

Origins, the brand behind some of our favorite skin-care picks , just became even further rooted in our affections with the launch of two...
Floral Flavors Market: Global Growth Manufacturers, Major Application Analysis and Forecast To 2023

Floral Flavors Market: Global Growth Manufacturers, Major Application Analysis and Forecast To 2023

Floral Flavors Market report firstly introduced the Floral Flavors basics: definitions, classifications, applications and market overview; product specifications; manufacturing processes; cost structures, raw materials...
Flower markets that can lift the spirit

Flower markets that can lift the spirit

People love flowers for their beauty, and they are a favourite subject for artists and poets. Monet’s water lilies, Van Gogh’s sunflowers and Wordsworth’s...
One of Canada’s largest cannabis companies is surging after getting approval to export new products to Germany (TLRY)

One of Canada’s largest cannabis companies is surging after getting approval to export new...

David McNew/Getty Tilray , one of Canada's largest cannabis companies, surged on Thursday after the company announced it had received regulatory clearance to export...
FLORALIFE® offers Flower Food for Thought

FLORALIFE® offers Flower Food for Thought

New FLORALIFE ® “Flower Food for Thought” packet designs inspire consumers to engage with their floral purchases. The new program also educates and imparts...
How to Care for Succulents (And Not Kill Them): 9 Plant-Care Tips

How to Care for Succulents (And Not Kill Them): 9 Plant-Care Tips

Don't underestimate the power of that succulent in your living room. "We believe part of the satisfaction of living with indoor plants is in...
White Castle launches plant-based Impossible Slider nationwide

White Castle launches plant-based Impossible Slider nationwide

White Castle is known for many things, but serving up healthy fruits and vegetables is not necessarily one of them. But that’s changing, when...
Watch Plants Light Up When They Get Attacked

Watch Plants Light Up When They Get Attacked

Plants have no eyes, no ears, no mouth and no hands. They do not have a brain or a nervous system. Muscles? Forget them....
Star Valley Flowers Draws A Record-Breaking Crowd

Star Valley Flowers Draws A Record-Breaking Crowd

Photo by Kelleghan Productions Inc. The table was set for 200. That’s quite a table! Certified American Grown hosted a record-breaking crowd during this...
Have You Ordered Petal It Forward Flower Cards or T-Shirts?

Have You Ordered Petal It Forward Flower Cards or T-Shirts?

posted this photo on Facebook as a teaser for Alex Waldbart Florist’s Petal It Forward event last year. SAF provides members with template to...
Cannabis Cur.es markets flower power

Cannabis Cur.es markets flower power

Rochester-based company Navitas offers a variety of CBD products through its Cannabis Cur.es store at the Rochester Public Market. After stopping for a coffee...
Fall's a great time to plant trees and shrubs

Fall’s a great time to plant trees and shrubs

This undated photo shows a cedar tree in New Paltz, N.Y. A good nursery tree, such as the one shown that has been removed...
JUST’s plant-based eggs are coming to a grocery store near you

JUST’s plant-based eggs are coming to a grocery store near you

Vegans, rejoice! JUST’s sustainable egg alternative is set to arrive in stores this fall. The vegan foods company, formerly known as Hampton Creek ,...
Certified American Grown Leader to Serve on PMA’s Floral Council

Certified American Grown Leader to Serve on PMA’s Floral Council

Cronquist will serve on PMA’s Floral Council. Certified American Grown Administrator Kasey Cronquist has been selected to serve on the Produce Marketing Association’s 2018-19...

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