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South African protea growers hit hard, but hopeful for next season

Impact of COVID-19 on National flower of South Africa Protea cynaroides, the National flower of South Africa comes in many colours and sizes.   The demand for these and other Proteaceae has been increasing for several years now, but due to COVID-19, sales have come to a standstill. For the white cynaroides ‘Arctic Ice’, for example, […]

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Flowers overload at the IFTF and Dutch Auctions 2019

As the world’s largest floriculture crop roses of course dominate the IFTF. In 2019 however, the South African Fynbos was beautifully showcased at a few stands and stood out as something uniquely different. Coloriginz had an outstanding stand. Other stands showcasing Proteaceae were AFG together with Flora United Portugal, Afrex, Morgan Cargo as well as […]