The ninth Guangzhou International Flowers, Bonsai & Garden Exhibition will be held at the Guangzhou International Sourcing Centre from March 13 to 15, 2017. In addition to the floral and plant product exhibition, the event will feature a flower-arranging competition that will showcase florists from around the world.
Mayesh Wholesale Florist has selected Christy Hulsey, owner and creative director of Colonial House of Flowers in Statesboro, Ga., as its 2017 “Design Star.” Click here to learn more about Christy and see her award-winning designs as well as a video about her shop.
A new survey by the Society of American Florists (SAF) finds that many floral industry professionals are “optimistic” about sales expectations for the rest of the year. Click here to check out the results of the survey.
Composed of 600,000 Begonias as well as Dahlias, grasses and strips of tinted bark, the 20th “Flower Carpet of Brussels” dazzled visitors with a botanical tapestry inspired by Japanese elegance.Click here to see amazing photos and read more about the 2016 carpet.
Members of the Society of American Florists (SAF) have elected nine members to positions on its Retailers, Wholesaler and Growers councils, whose duties will start at the close of SAF Maui 2016, the organization’s annual convention, on Sept. 24.