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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With Porta Nova roses, Blumen Dilek ensures top quality for their clients

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“Flowers say more than a thousand words”… this is the assertive opening statement on the website of Blumen Dilek; a flower shop located in Berlin Germany where exceptional floristry service is offered 24 hours a day. A team from Blumen Dilek lead by Murat Arslan recently visited our Porta Nova greenhouses on a familiarisation tour to find […]

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Happy Easter with Porta Nova Red Naomi

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Easter is that special time for family and friends when they come together and share a meal, love, laughter and create timeless memories. The timing is great since it is also a period when a reawakening mood can be felt all around; thanks to the start of Spring Season. People around the world celebrate Easter Holidays […]

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Porta Nova Red Naomi Easter Table Centerpiece and more from Fabio Sicurella

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A mix of talent, passion and humility would be the best way to describe Fabio Sicurella. A “budding” floral designer with an aptitude that would readily rival any master. As he shares with us this beautifully crafted Porta Nova Easter table centerpiece and other designs, Fabio lays bare his love for floral design and why […]

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Get her Porta Nova roses this Women’s Day

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Porta Nova would like you to show appreciation to the special women in your lives using top quality Porta Nova Red Naomi roses. Every year on March 8th, the world honors and celebrates women by recognizing their tremendous achievements in social, economic, cultural and political spheres. The day which has been marked for over a […]

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How Florists spread love during Valentine’s Day with Porta Nova roses

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above photo: Floral designer Cyrille Ribet busy at work creating amazing Porta Nova Valetine’s Day designs Valentine’s is one of the busiest days for florists across the globe; since everyone knows that flowers are the best way to send that unspoken yet endearing message. On this days, love and affection is conveyed clearly through flowers, […]

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