Floralife Flower Food “Best Overall”

Posted on Categories Cut Flower Care, Flower ScienceTags , , , Leave a comment
 

FF300 bestThe old joke is that there is no such thing as bad press, as long as they spell your name correctly. Sometimes, though, you get truly good press. And when it comes from a respected source, that’s something special! So, imagine our delight when Floralife earned a mention in Fine Gardening Magazine!

  Read more

Surviving Mother’s Day

Posted on Categories Cut Flower Care, Design & Color Trends, Processing FlowersTags , , , , 2 Comments
 

mothers day2Floral professionals, are you exhausted yet? You will be – Mother’s Day is one of your biggest weekends of the year!  How do you keep your sanity between now and the moment you click off the “Open” sign on Sunday afternoon? Several floral bloggers have addressed this topic, and we would like to pass their wisdom on to you!
  Read more

Vase Life: Who Has the Edge?

Posted on Categories Cut Flower Care, Design & Color Trends, Processing FlowersTags , , , , , Leave a comment
 

Corby-20121109-00280Depending on their place of origin, your cut flowers have already lived a good portion of their lives by the time they make it to the mantle or dining table. So, when you display your lovely arrangement, the clock is ticking. Which flowers last longest, and which grace us with their beauty for only a short time? Let’s take a look!

  Read more

Harvesting Flowers: A Matter of Timing

Posted on Categories At the Farm, Cut Flower Care, Flower ScienceTags , , , , Leave a comment
 

clockThey say that timing is everything. It’s true in life and it’s especially true when it comes to harvesting flowers. Harvest too late, and you can reduce vase life. Harvest too soon, and you have an immature flower that hasn’t had sufficient time to develop, and may never properly bloom. So, how do you know when to harvest flowers?

  Read more