Meet Porta Nova at the Tradefair in Aalsmeer 8-10 NOV

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The Trade Fair in Aalsmeer will be organised this year from Wednesday 8 November to Friday 10 November. We (Mark, Jan and Stefan) will also be there and, like last year, will not be found in the Premium section, but will have our own stand No B3, where we hope to have the opportunity to […]

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All Saints Day with Porta Nova Red Naomi roses

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All Saints Day, otherwise referred to as All Hallows Day is marked on 1st November every year. The day was set aside to honour known and unknown saints in the Catholic faith. During All Saints Day, Christians hold special church services and also visit cemeteries to place flowers such as Porta Nova roses on the […]

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“THE FOUR SEASONS OF ANTONIO VIVALDI” by Angelica with Porta Nova roses at FleurAmour 2017

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The theme for the 2017 edition of FleurAmour Passion for Flowers flower design event was ‘CULTURE’; where participating florists created floral expressions through the worldview and way of life of a people, and also through other values, customs and traditions of certain cultures. The event is traditionally held at the Commandery of Alden Biesen and features an impressive display of […]

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Art, Fashion and Porta Nova – The Story of flower Chef & Innovative Marketing

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In the ever changing world of fashion and art, flowers take a coveted position in capturing glamour and expressing emotion. flower Chef is a start up company that in it’s unique presentations captures the beauty of flowers with a seamless blend of fashion and art. In a recent collection of captivating photography, flower Chef used […]

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REVEALING PORTA NOVA’S “SECRET” BEHIND SUMMER QUALITY

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Summertime is often characterized by reduced demand and increased supply in the market, due to a relatively higher production. This high production is in general caused by higher temperatures, which is usually also accompanied by reduced quality evident from smaller buds and thinner stems. The Climator Porta Nova strives to deliver uniform quality all year round and for this purpose […]

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This Mother’s Day, Porta Nova shares Nunzia Guerino’s Harmony of Positive Sensations

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Having been born and brought up in the ‘midst of flowers’, Nunzia Guerino was pretty much destined to be a florist. She recalls, as a fresh-faced lassie, how she would rather help out Grandpa clean roses and work at the family flower shop instead of delving into other childhood whims and activities. It is at […]

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Mother’s Day Breakfast Table with Porta Nova Red Naomi

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Mother’s Day is one of the most popular flower holidays marked all over the world. It is the day specially set aside to celebrate, honor and express heartfelt affection to the most important people in our lives, our Mothers. It is estimated that a quarter of the total annual global flowers sales are centered around […]

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Saying T’estimo, with Porta Nova Red Naomi on St Jordi’s Day

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In Barcelona and the larger Catalonia region, 23rd April is a special day. It is Saint Jordi’s Day; when Love and Romance takes residence not only in people’s hearts but all over town; as everyone goes an extra mile to find the best way to express affection to their loved ones. Also known as the […]

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An Easter Walk Through Nature with Porta Nova Red Naomi

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Easter is such an exciting time of the year when festivities combine well with the reawakening mood that comes with the spring season. People around the world celebrate Easter Holidays through observing religious ceremonies, sharing festive meals and exchanging gifts with family and friends. During this holiday, flowers are an excellent gift-choice for many. Inspirational […]

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The Eye of The Master – Another Porta Nova Secret Revealed

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How does a rose achieved the status of Porta Nova “SUPRA”?  Step 1 Sorting with our special ‘IRISS” camera.  Good morning. At Porta Nova, we use the latest technology to sort our roses. We have invested heavily in new camera system. This camera system examines the stem length, stem thickness, bud opening, bud curve, stem […]

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