Welcome at FlowerSense!
As member of FlowerSense it is obvious you have sense for flowers, we would like to contribute to more knowledge and sense about the people behind the flowers and we truly hope that you will get to know the grower of your products! On the page ‘Growers’ you will find a story about the grower and his range of products. On the page ‘Flowers’ you can ‘Find Your Flower’ and create your own ‘wishlist’. Be inspired by the photos under ‘inspirationz’ and get to know the ‘specialties’ of the several growers.
Find out who is your flower grower and develop your FlowerSense!
Named after Princess Charlotte of Cambridge, the youngest child and first daughter of Prince William and his wife Kate, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge…..
Vanda…. one of the most mystical orchid varieties. The Vanda originally grows on the southern slopes of the Himalaya and in the region from India to South China.
Coming home is more fun then going away, especially when you leave and 3 boys tell you it’s really going fine when I’m not home. The recent weeks I was with Ron on a tour….
Just came back from my trip to Kenya. This time my goal was to meet the local people, to feel the spirit of people, flowers, nature and country. And about fair trade you can read…
Growing lilacs on the fields in the Westeinderplassen has its charms; you always need a boat to go there. This happens nowhere else in the world. Traditionally done
The story of J.W. Knoppert & Zn goes back to 1896 when grandfather Knoppert started a horticultural business in Honselersdijk in Westland. The Knoppert family has the ….
Hospitality with a cup of coffee and cake!
Have you ever visited the mini cymbidium nursery of Ben and Marian van der Kooij?
This I can recommend to you!
“Simply enjoy life and the great pleasure that come with it”. On a Tuesday morning I talk to Paul about life, about the development of their business, about Grandpa, his father and
Grower AMOR is one of our selected growers and connected with this strong brand name. We promote the growers by placing the ROOTS brand on boxes, sleeves and labels….
At the edge of the forest in Noordwijkerhout you will find the fields with Amerine from Kitty de Jong. You have to see on an early morning she says, when the sun rises and…..
Those who remained….. Coos Buis and his company Mediaverdi. However, the fourth generation you can already find in the greenhouse. Father Coos and mother Aaltje…
Gebr. Van der Lugt is a typical family business run by three brothers and one son of those brothers. With a future generation working in the firm the traditional family line will be…..
Alani Gardens is a boutique rose farm in the highlands of Kenya. Located in Njoro, 20 km south west of Nakuru, at 2,400 meters above sea level, the farm has….
Last Monday Niels Tesselaar came at our door to let take pictures of his Alstroemeria assortment. He had his car filled with orders to meet each customer’s wishes……
Amazingly beautiful. In a short time grows from a tuber a beautiful heroic gladiolus. Grower Sjaak van Berkel can tell you how long it takes before they cut the flower…
COMING HOME…….I am lucky to be able to bring home all sorts of blooms to enjoy. A few weeks ago on a Wednesday I brought home some big, bold oriental lilies not even realizing that…….
At the age of 12 Arie picked flowers at the farm of his uncles Niko and Pum. This was the start of the love for the profession. After several years of working on the land, Arie decided to set up his own nursery….
Sonneveld Hydrangea has been active since 1999 in the cultivation of hydrangea and they grow in many different types and colors. By working with multiple methods of protection and optimal growing conditions……..
To see the most beautiful selection of Calla I paid a visit to breeder Kapiteyn in Anna Paulowna. On the open door days it was possible to see the new varieties and to meet the people of Kapiteyn.
What flower is more quintessentially Grandma’s cottage garden than delphiniums? In fact, they are ancient flowers with a name of the Greek language meaning “dolphin”…….
Hennie is from a humble gardeners family.
At the age of 13 years old his father gave him
one hundred Peony-plants to take care of.
And he did it!…….