VOORN ROSES OVERAL VGB WINNER KEUKENHOF ROSE SHOW
Last week was the famous Keukenhof Rose Show. Every year, an amazing product presentation is presented to the trade companies and the consumers. Besides, the awards are given away to the best Roses and Growers of the year 2018.
KEUKENHOF ROSE SHOW 2018 FACTS
- 31.000 Roses ( 2017: 22.000 Roses)
- 550 vases
- 379 cultivars
- 96 Nurseries
The amount of submissions from Kenya and Ethiopia is growing every year. This year three-quarters of the total submissions originate from Africa. There were only a few vases with Roses from Ecuador.
THE OFFICIAL AWARD SHOW
A professional jury by Keukenhof and the VGB-jury gave their opinion and scores. The prizes were awarded during the busy business evening on 12 April.
Dutch Flower Group CEO Marco van Zijverden was honoured to give away the VGB awards. Voorn Roses received the overall award for best nursery. The made a successful change from 1 single rose to a nursery filled with a broad assortment of high quality spray Roses. Ayana was the big winner in the import division.
WINNERS OF THE AWARD SHOW
Overall winner VGB award: Voorn Spray Roses
VGB WINNERS DUTCH SINGLE ROSES
- Four Seasons+ Meijer by Roses
- Avalanche+ White Gold by SK Roses
- Sophia Loren by Spek Rose Breeding
VGB WINNERS IMPORT ROSES
- Crimson Sky by Ayana
- Eagle Eye by Ayana
- Attraction by Ayana
VGB WINNERS SPRAY ROSES
- Summerdance by Interplant Roses
- Misty Bubbles by Semp Trosrozenkwekerij
- Galina by Voorn Spray Roses
- Dutch Roses: Heaven by Pure Roses
- Import Roses: Eagle Eye by Ayana
- Spray Roses: Summerdance by Sian Equator
We love to congratulate all the winners with their price!
ROSES & TRENDS AT KEUKENHOF
We could tell you all about the Rose presentation at Keukenhof, but we rather show you all the beautiful design made by Dutch top designer Heleen Valstar.
Love to see more Roses? We visited breeder Dümmen Orange, check the blog about our visit here.Back to overview