With the take-over of Hakbijl Glass, D&M, a world player in ceramics, reed and wood, is expanding its offering for florists, garden centres and decoration shops, among others. For D&M, adding glass to its already wide range is a logical step, the missing link.

Relive the spectacular week-end of the Fleurop-Interflora World Cup at Berlin! 

Five contestants reached the live finale:

Alex Choi from South Korea is the new world champion of florists! After three exciting days of competition in the Arena Berlin, he came out on top of 25 other participants from around the world and convinced the jury with his outstanding floral designs. Congratulations, Alex Choi!

Our compliments also go out to Neil Whittaker (runner-up), Pirjo Koppi (3rd place) and of course the other two finalists Mehmet Yilmaz and Aritaka Nakamura.

[VIDEO] The Fleurop-Interflora World Cup is to be held in Berlin from 11 to 13 June 2015. A total of 26 nations, each sending a top florist to the world’s most important competition in the green industry, are lining up for the start. Spectators can expect a feast for all the senses. In a competition of superlatives, each participant has to produce three floral masterpieces. The result will be stunning life-size floral creations that will flood the venue, the Arena Berlin, in a sea of myriad colours, shapes and fragrances.

Get inspired by Christoffers Blommor’s and Floristik Lorenz’ work with Calla’s with this online magazine.

The Flower Council of Holland launched a unique and innovative online magazine at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam.
In June 2015 the Peace Lily, also known as the Spathiphyllum, stands on a pedestal as Houseplant of the month.

May 2015… The time has come to focus more on the lighter side of life and forget the world of yesterday!

Her Majesty Queen Maxima and Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium opened the annual sculpture exhibition at Lange Voorhout in The Hague. The official opening of the exhibition “Flemish Vormidable Contemporary Sculpture’ happened with great interest from attendees, public and press.

Hortiflorexpo IPM Shanghai ended with records: From April 22 to 24, 19,280 trade visitors came into the Shanghai New International Expo Centre.

In this table centrepiece we want to profit to the maximum from a material like decorative ribbons. Introducing other techniques and materials you will learn how to use the ribbons in different ways and introduce them as the main element in the floral composition.

In september, the lifestyle, design and decoration tradefair Maison&Objet will take place. The Parisian tradefair’s organisation has decided to reorganise the floor plan of the fair, with a structure that fosters synergies and anticipates consumer trends.

“Romance” is the newest chrysanthemum in the collection of Zentoo! With this new pink-colored chrysanthemum with mint green heart Zentoo adds a new variety to under the quality brand for exclusive chrysanthemums. A flower with a romantic look that will win many hearts. During the romantic setting of an exclusive Princess Ball and in the styling of the Cinderella Suite at Disneyland Paris the Chrysanthemum was launched.

On the occasion of the birthday of King Willem-Alexander, the Dutch embassy organized the King Reception on April 29, 2015 at the Parisian residence of the ambassador, His Excellency Ed Kronenburg and his wife Liliane Kronenburg. LM Flower Fashion took care of the floral decoration.

Miami has welcomed the launch of MAISON&OBJET AMERICAS with  a wealth of events and celebrations all over town, making Miami Beach the place to be in the design world in mid-May.

The British luxurious, ethical fashion label Beulah Fashion was inspired by inner beauty for her spring/summer 2015 collection. For the photoshoot of the presentation of the collection, British floral designer Robbie Honey contacted LM Flower Fashion for the realization of a wall of roses. The Avalanche collection of Meijer Roses was selected and is beautiful styled for the romantic campaign.

Aritaka Nakamura is the japanese representative of the Fleurop-Interflora World Cup in Berlin. He was awarded at the Tokyo Flower Award. An impression of the preliminary decision you get through the movie about the Japanese qualifying round. Enjoy it.

Expectations of an all-time high number of attendees were met at the 16th edition of World Floral Expo held last week in the Convention Center of Los Angeles.