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BREATHTAKING BOUVARDIA INSPIRATION FOR SPRING

With her extraordinary look, the Bouvardia makes it feel like you look at many small stars in a bunch. The star-shaped flowers can effortlessly shine on their own or mixed together.

The Bouvardia originates from Central America, in particular Mexico, and has a long history. Even though it comes from this warm country, it is named after the French Charles Bouvard who was head in Jardin du Roi in Paris. The flower symbolizes enthusiasm and therefore is often used during celebrations.

BOUQUET INSPIRATION

The Bouvardia is a flower that can easily be added to any of your bouquets. We came up with three inspirational themes, to show you some of the options to use your Bouvardia in:

INSPIRATION #1 SHOW SOME LOVE FOR MOTHER’S DAY

As a festive flower, the Bouvardia could be used to celebrate love. It is available in lovely colours such as red and pink. You could add some extra love to your arrangement by adding heart-shaped figures. Perfect for Mother’s Day or just as a general gift to someone you appreciate.

INSPIRATION #2 FLOWER OF THE MONTH – GERBERA

The Bouvardia is a flower that can easily be added to your bouquet. Create the most stunning arrangements by combining them with April’s flower of the month, the Gerbera. As finishing touch you can always use some greens. Guaranteed success!

NSPIRATION #3 ‘SPRINGSPIRATION’

The fresh white and green colours will make it look like they walked away from a beautiful Spring garden. When the Bouvardia opens her buds and butterflies appear, the Spring party can start!

CHECKPOINTS BEFORE CREATING YOUR FLORAL SEDUCTION

Want to make sure your Bouvardia lasts for two weeks? Follow op these checkpoints and enjoy:
√ The Bouvardia isn’t placed in draught, near a heater nor in direct sunlight.
√ The Bouvardia has enough water in the vase, because it drinks a lot of it.
√ There are no leaves in lying in the water. When all leaves are removed, it will help the flowers stay fresh longer.

Can’t wait to get your hands dirty on the breathtaking Bouvardia? Check out our webshop or app and order yours now.

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START THE WEDDING SEASON WITH THE LOVESOME LATHYRUS

A sweet scent, a soft colour and romantic appearance, those are some of the characteristics of which a wedding flower needs to fulfill. The Lathyrus, also known as Sweet Pea, is a perfect example of all these features.

The Lathyrus comes in all sorts of shapes and sizes. To come in the mood for the wedding season we placed several varieties in our Flower Pitch. These colours are perfect to combine into your special wedding bouquet as the tones are soft and smooth.

FIND YOUR PREFERRED LATHYRUS

Originally this flower was only available in Violet and Crimson, yet nowadays it comes in many charming varieties. No wonder why the Lathyrus symbolises kind-heartedness! The most popular varieties are:

  1. Lathyrus Winter Sunshine White
  2. Lathyrus Winter Sunshine Lavendel
  3. Lathyrus Winter Sunshine Pink Dark
  4. Lathyrus Winter Sunshine Mauve
  5. Lathyrus La Romance

Which one is your favourite?

LATHYRUS.NL AS BENEFICIAL PARTNER

Last week we visited Lathyrus.nl to check out this season’s Lathyrus. Thanks to the cooperation with Lathyrus flower nursery Lathyrus.nl we have expanded deadlines for receiving the flowers. So if you make up your mind about buying this cute flower, it will most likely not be a problem to order these flowers later during the day.

Soon it will be possible to order 5 cups with 20 branches of Lathyrus in them. This is a unique supply offer we provide to our clients. This amount is perfect to combine different varieties together. Ask your account manager for the details.

In total Lathyrus.nl has 25 varieties of which bright, soft of multi-coloured Lathyrus. The nursery also has a ‘wedding’- line which makes their assortment very broad and complete. These pastel colours are especially produced for the wedding season and are a real must-have.

Interested in more of our flower nursery visits? Check out our visit to Celosia flower nursery Feiko Sonneveld here.

FILL YOUR STORE WITH THE LOVELY LATHYRUS FRAGRANCE

Draw the attention of your customers to your counter with the lovesome Lathyrus. It’s not only perfect for weddings, but can also stand out in your store. Mix some flowers and putting them in a nice small vase and place them on the counter. No doubt your customers won’t miss out on this one! Go to our webshop or app to see all varieties we have.

SOURCE: https://www.ozexport.nl/buyer/buyer-news/wedding-season-lovesome-lathyrus/

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