CHARMELIA BRIDESMAID WINS GLASS TULIP AWARD 2015

OZ Export proudly announces that the winner of the 2015 FloraHolland Glass Tulip Award, category Best Cut Flower, is ALSTROEMERIA CHARMELIA BRIDESMAID by Together2Grow.

After a thrilling contest finally there was one winner. Growers Fedor van Veen and Bernard Zuidgeest were called to the stage to accept the ‘Oscar of the flower business’ from Rob Verlinden, chairman of the jury and Dutch horticultural celebrity.

The road to the finals has been exciting already, with several presentations and voting rounds for the public, flower professionals and the jury. A long list became a short list that became a real nomination and then there was the outburst of joy on Thursday night 15 January.

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JURY CRAZY ABOUT CHARMELIA BRIDESMAID

The jury were especially positive about the unique selling points of this spray Alstroemeria. They mentioned the extreme amount of flowers per stem and the extended vase life. The fact that the whole flower trade chain is crazy about this novelty was also decisive. The flower is delivered in a more open stage, which gives everybody who works with it, from flower exporter to wholesaler, retailer and florist, the best experience and inspiration for great floral arrangements.

UNIQUE COLLABORATION

Charmelia Bridesmaid is a unique collaboration between breeder Royal van Zanten, grower Together2Grow and OZ Export. This guarantees that the flower is steadily marketed up to the doorstep of florists.

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GREAT BRIDAL FLOWER

One member of the jury was the winner of the ‘Best Dutch Florist’ Award. Sarah Dikker is also a wedding specialist and she was delighted about Charmelia Bridesmaid. She stated that she will definitely use them in the upcoming wedding season. We can easily imagine that this spray Alstroemeria is the top wedding flower for 2015.

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YouTube films from left to right: Jury presentation, Thursday 18 December 2014 | Presentation of the Glass Tulip Award, Thursday 15 January 2015

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