Spring Bulbs to the Rescue!

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It seems like just when you’re ready to surrender to the winter blahs, her come those first crocuses breaking through the frost to brighten your day and provide a fresh perspective. Bulbs truly bring joy amid the gloom, so why not give them a little TLC in return? That’s the topic of our latest article for Florists’ Review: “Spring Sensation: Care and Handling of Cut Bulb Flowers.”

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The Successful Designer Knows the Rose!

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As you know, roses come in a variety of shapes and sizes and in a rainbow of colors. For the floral designer, this is part of the fun of working with the rose but it can also be a challenge. Becoming familiar with rose traits such as opening speed, petal count, and cut stage is part of the skill set of a successful designer. And it’s one great way to make sure your roses are “Open for Business,” which happens to be the title of our latest article for Floriology!

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Floral Departments Abloom in Valentine Roses!

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It’s almost Valentine’s Day! Love is in the air and floral departments are getting ready for the rush. Getting all those gorgeous stems from the farm into the hands of their Valentine’s Day recipients takes superior care and handling, especially with the extended shipping and storage period needed to meet increased demand. And that superior care and handling is the topic of our latest for Super Floral: Post-harvest Valentine’s Day Tips For Longer Lasting Roses.

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New FloraLife® Shield Improves Flower Quality & Consistency

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New FloraLife® Shield Postharvest Treatment Improves
Quality and Consistency of Flowers Throughout the Supply Chain. This innovative new postharvest treatment protects flowers from the negative elements in the environment, ensuring better quality flowers reach consumers.

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Roses and the Retailer: Key to Valentine Success!

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We have said it before, the road from the rose farm to the retail shop is long.  At Valentine’s Day, the road can be even longer. You, as the retailer, have a certain number of tools in your bag to help deliver optimal rose enjoyment. So how do you leverage Valentine’s rose quality at the retail level? That’s the topic of the latest FloraLife article in LivRio, “Everything is Coming Up Roses!”

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