‘In Search of Balance’ – Lana Bates celebrates life with Porta Nova at Fleuramour

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It is possible to seize a captivating array of emotions through a well executed floral arrangement. This rang true in many ways during the weekend of floral art excellence at the fleuramour event in Alden Biesen Belgium. Dutch Master florist Lana Bates was one of the participating artists during the event and her presentation which […]

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Porta Nova memory box and wedding moments with Messana Jean Fiori

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Messana Pascal shares the deep thoughts of American influential activist Lydia M. Child regarding the uniqueness of flowers. He says “Flowers have spoken to me more than I can tell in written words. They are the hieroglyphics of angels, loved by all men for the beauty of their character, though few can decipher even fragments […]

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Ivana Spinelli on intimate beach weddings & why porta nova roses fit the bill

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Ivana Spinelli is known for how she brings to life the raw joys of romance through her wedding floral presentations. One of her recent works was a beach wedding on the sun-kissed sandy Italian shores where she used Porta Nova red naomi roses as her main flower. She shares with us about Italian beach weddings […]

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Michele Marra’s floral art philosophy and his gorgeous Porta Nova FlowerBox

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Michele Marra is a third generation floral artist; his kinsmen embraced the art back in the 1950s. To him, crafting designs with flowers is not a job but rather a lifestyle he was born into many years ago. And he loves Porta Nova Red Naomi Roses.  Michele’s approach to design is brilliant yet modest. His […]

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From Venus with Porta Nova love

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Venus Flowers is a young and dynamic high-end florist in the heart of Manchester, in the UK. Over and above their unyielding love for flowers, the team at Venus is always focused on being innovative & creative. The florists have been trading for over two decades and are keen on latest trends and inspirations. VIDEO: from […]

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Making of Porta Nova bouquets with Swiss Floral designer Thomas Spiess

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We present to you these two beautiful, modern-day bouquets designed by floral artist Thomas Spiess. He does the bouquets in a catchy contemporary style, which is a portrayal of his experience in masterful floral design. Thomas is based in Zurich Switzerland, a place where floristry is held in high esteem, while customers are discerning enough […]

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Floral Fundamentals’ exhibit at Chelsea Flower Show with Porta Nova roses and more flowers

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During the recently held RHS Chelsea Flower Show, Floral Fundamentals ambassadors created a beautiful floral exhibit using various flowers and plants including Porta Nova red naomi roses. The installation was a brainchild of UK based florist Morgan Douglas Nuth who together with eight other top florists brought to life a creation that spelt-out unity and […]

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Porta Nova roses for Finland’s Graduation Day

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For more than 60 years, Graduation day in Finland has been a markable flower day. The day is celebrated every beginning of June and will see graduands from high schools, vocational colleges and universities receive roses as they proudly wear the Scandinavian white cap. According to Jouni Seppänen, a celebrated Finnish masterflorist, long and big-headed […]

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Swiss Floral Design Students Bring Mother’s Day Inspiration with Porta Nova Roses

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Sixteen Swiss floral design students recently visited the Porta Nova farm and had the opportunity to check out operations at our greenhouses. Led by their teacher, veteran florist Peter Fleischli, the students had a great experience learning what goes into the production of the world’s best red naomi roses. Besides enjoying a tour of Porta […]

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Porta Nova serves as an example of sustainability for the sector.

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In early April, Porta Nova was on the air during prime time on the national news channel. Our agricultural and horticultural sectors are struggling to become less dependent on the use of natural gass and energy in general in order to achieve increased sustainability and address the challenges of the exhaustibility of Groningen gas and […]

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