Cut Chrysanthemum, Amor Candy exhibited by Danziger “Dan” Flower Farm won the Best in Show title in the 2021 Outstanding Varieties Competition at the Society of American Florists annual event! The annual competition highlights the best of now available new cut flowers and Amor Candy is simply stunning. See the list of category winners!
Chrysanthemums are a mainstay of the cut flower world for good reason! What other flower provides such long vases life, a huge array of flower types and comes in soooo many great colors? Just chrysanthemums! Chrysanthemum Week in Colombia just finished up and breeders shared hundreds of new varieties including PASIÓN™ CHÉRIE pictured here. See the highest rated chrysanthemums from Danzinger's exhibit and see what you can expect in the future!
Deliflor has another winner with the intense purple color of Pitaja! Chrysanthemums bring us such diversity of form and color their uses are year-round and almost endless! Can you imagine this with sunflowers for a popping bright bouquet! See Pitaja and all the Deliflor highlights in this video from Delishow 2021!
Not all dahlias are created equal and ‘Fireball’ provides everything you want in a dahlia! Long stemmed and striking colors make Fireball a dahlia’s lover’s dream. Although currently only grown by Patrick Baars at Baar’s Dahlia in Holland, his dahlias are available on the Dutch auction system. See the Florapodium article.
The annual California flower trial event is back! Formerly known as CAST and now moved to summer and renamed California Summer Trial 2021, breeders are showcasing new flower varieties. Ball Bloom Studios, the Ball division focused on cut flowers introduced new cut flower varieties including a new Stock – Katz Hi Double White-a nice improvement in the number of double flowers on each stem! See the Bloom Studios video showcasing their new flowers!