On 23 July 2019 part of our team visited Pico Bello Hortensia in Bleiswijk, the Netherlands. We were welcomed enthusiastically by the owner, Paul, and his dog, Dex.
Of course, we used our most beautiful flowers on our boat. Would you like to know which flowers we used?
The Varend Corso (Sailing Parade) is an annual event in the Netherlands. A parade of 50 beautifully decorated boats travels through our region (Westland, Schipluiden, Maassluis, The Hague, Delft and Vlaardingen).
Fresh green, bright white, sky blue, deep purple, lilac and pink. Flowers that can have a diameter of up to 25 cm that are shaped like fluffy clouds.
‘Brilliant Selection’, a new name as well as a new standard for a cut flower rapidly increasing in popularity 'Bouvardia'.
Kwekerij Tonie has more than 50 years of experience in growing summer flowers and lilies. The true family business stands for quality, commitment and passion for flowers and this is reflected in the products of Kwekerij Tonie! .
Hogenboom grows a wide assortment of Phloxes. The varieties from their assortment are specially selected for their qualities as a cut flower. Every year they try to adjust their assortment and renew where necessary.
The rose is the queen of flowers and preeminently intended as a sign of love. A rose says more than a thousand words and represents love, joy, happiness and affection, but also passion and fire!
Radiant colours and appealing shapes: sunflower (Helianthus), feverfew (Tanacetum) and statice (Limonium bunatum) make up a versatile trio that provide exciting bouquets in terms of volume and shape and are also very suitable for airy rustic bouquets.
Gerard Vos started growing Helianthuses 25 years ago. The company expanded over the years and his sons Jan and Henk also joined the business.