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Australian Flower Festival Announced

QUEENSLAND, Australia: The inaugural Australian Flower Festival is being held in Brisbane on Monday 18th September to coincide with Australian Flowers Week (16-24 September). The festival is expected to attract over 250 professional florists and will also open some areas,...
Posted On 08 Jun 2017
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Water and Energy Efficiency Field Day for Flower Growers

QUEENSLAND, Australia: The Flower Association will be hosting a field day on Water and Energy Efficiency for cut flower farming in the Lockyer Valley region of Queensland, Australia on June 28. 2017.  The free field day will provide information about ways growers can monitor...
Posted On 05 Jun 2017
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Wholesale growing across three continents

GWYNEDD, Wales / SILVAN, Australia: Anthony Tesselaar Plants find, trial and release through their licensed grower partners / wholesale growing sector distinctly different and desirable new plants across three continents. Australasia, Europe and North America combine to...
Posted On 18 May 2017
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Apex-Brinkman PCA Biennial Conference

ADELAIDE, Australia: Imagine visiting a pop-up shopping centre devoted to commercial hydroponics and greenhouses, filled with like-minded growers interested in the future of intensive food production. A perfect place to meet with industry peers, make new connections and...
Posted On 24 Apr 2017
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The Greatest Garden Show in the Southern Hemisphere

MELBOURNE, Australia: The Greatest Garden Show in the Southern Hemisphere Each year in the southern hemisphere, the horticultural industry presents itself to the general public via an institution known as MIFGS. The Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show is the...
Posted On 11 Apr 2017
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Fleurametz Goes Down Under

HONSELERSDIJK, The Netherlands: As from 1st April, Fleurametz has expanded its services to a third continent, Australia. Thanks to a strong market position of Fleurametz Ecuador, we are now also able to supply the Australian flower industry. The experience and knowledge of...
Posted On 07 Apr 2017
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25 Years of Plant Innovation!

In horticulture, great business moments are rare and usually involve plenty of hard work. But that’s exactly what happened to Anthony Tesselaar twenty five years ago. Groundcover Rose While busy working in the family horticultural company in Australia, he was introduced to a...
Posted On 21 Mar 2017
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Flower industry excited about weekday Valentine’s Day

CLEVELAND, Australia: The Australian cut flower and foliage industry is looking forward to a bumper Valentine’s Day this year as it falls on a weekday for the first time since 2014. For the last two years Valentine’s Day has fallen on a weekend day, causing a substantial...
Posted On 10 Feb 2017
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Youtube hit ‘Local Flowers. Local People’ celebrates story behind Australia’s cut flower growers

CLEVELAND, Australia: A new video highlighting the people behind the flowers titled ‘Local Flowers. Local People’ has been released to celebrate the story behind some of Australia’s Cut flower and foliage farmers. The promotional video is part of the celebration of Flowers...
Posted On 22 Sep 2016
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Announcing the inaugural Australian Flowers Week

CLEVELAND, Australia: The inaugural Australian Flowers Week will be held this spring between Saturday September 17 to Sunday September 25 to celebrate the beauty of Australian fresh flowers and foliage. The ‘Flowers Week’ concept has been successfully implemented in both the...
Posted On 25 Aug 2016
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