Colombian flowers color Jamaican events

«Many exotic flowers are grown on this island, but everything that cannot be grown here needs to be imported», says Nicola McGrath of Jamaican wholesale company The New Greenhouse. Many flowers are used for weddings and funerals in Jamaica, and the majority of their flowers originate from Colombia. For over a decade, they purchased their flowers…

Proflora: Colombian flower industry on the rise

he growth of the Colombian floriculture industry is remarkable, but it’s the country’s potential growth that really turns heads. That becomes clear when visiting Proflora. This year, the Netherlands is the country guest of honor in the show. Colombia and the Netherlands are closely connected, explained Marjolijn Sonnema, Director General Agro and Nature of the…