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Join us at our Annual Nakuru Open Days 2019

January 3, 2019

We wish you a happy and prosperous New Year, 2019. As we begin the year, we’re excited to invite you to our annual open days to be held on 10th and 11th of January at the Nakuru showhouse. As always, we have some new varieties recently introduced that are a good fit for the market.

We highly encourage you to visit.

Below are specific details about the event

 

Open Day 2019 Details;

Venue: Nakuru Showhouse, Near Lord Egerton Castle.

Day(s): 10th January 2019 – 11th January 2019.

Time: 10.00 am to 5.00 pm daily.

Lunch will be served.

For more information, you can find us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2019!

December 22, 2018

We take this opportunity to thank you for the support you’ve accorded us over the year. All of us at United Selections would like to wish you and your families a Merry Christmas and a prosperous new year 2019.

See you in January 2019 when we will be holding our first open day of the year, at our Nakuru location.

Open Day 2019 Details;
Venue: Nakuru Showhouse, Near Lord Egerton Castle.
Date: 10th January 2019 – 11th January 2019.
Time: 9.00 am to 5.00 pm daily.

We’ll keep you updated on Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn as we look forward to meeting you.

Pantone Colour of the Year 2019 is Living Coral (16-1546)

December 15, 2018

Pantone 2019 color of the year is living coral 16-1546! Our highlight for this color includes Sankara, US-6017P (spray), and the latest addition to our assortment – Coral Island.

In the past, we’ve had “Greenery.” as the colour choice for 2017 while in 2018, it was a dramatic purple called “Ultra Violet.”

Red Lion Introduction by Bliss Flora

December 10, 2018

Today there has been yet another Red Lion introduction to the auction by Bliss Flora. This red variety will be available daily with the following information:

VBN Code: 118 390

Colour: Red

Length: 50 – 90 cm

Headsize: 7 cm

Vaselife: 12 – 14 days

Transport Hardiness: Very Good

For more information, contact: marketing@united-selections.com

 

 

 

 

Red Lion Introduction by Altima at Rijnsburg, Holland

November 29, 2018

We are excited to announce that on Friday 30th November 2018, Altima, a 150m higher farm than the existing Timaflor farms will be introducing the latest red variety – Red Lion in Rijnsburg, Holland.

The variety has a big headsize and beautiful classic flower shape. The variety will be available daily with the following information:

Variety Information

VBN Code: 118 390

Colour: Red

Length: 50 – 90 cm

Headsize: 7 cm

Vaselife: 12 – 14 days

Foliage: Lush green and broad

Transport Hardiness: Very Good

 

For more information, contact: marketing@united-selections.com

IFTF 2018 in Vijfhuizen, Holland

October 23, 2018

We warmly welcome you to this year’s IFTF flower edition in the Netherlands.

During that week, our offices located at Fraxinus 12 De Kwakel (FH auction) shall also be open to visitors from 08:00 am till 12:30 pm every day (Monday to Friday).

 

Event details;

Venue: Expo Haarlemmermeer – Vijfhuizen – The Netherlands
Date(s): Wednesday, 7 – Friday 9, November 2018
Time: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm daily
Stand #: B1.20
We will be looking forward to meeting you there!

For more information contact: marketing@united-selections.com

Bright Torch Introduction by Rift Valley Roses

August 24, 2018

Today, Friday 24th August Rift Valley Roses from Kenya, will be introducing Rosa Bright Torch to the FH Aalsmeer auction. Bright Torch is a direct mutation of Red Torch a pupular red variety in the market.

Variety Information

VBN code: 121 084

Length: 40-70cm

Vaselife: 12 – 14 days

Headsize: 5 cm
For more information contact;
marketing@united-selections.com

Flower Expo in Ecuador, 2018

August 8, 2018

You can also watch this video on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn

For more information, email: marketing@united-selections.com

Introduction of our new productline

June 28, 2018

During the IFTEX 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya, we officially introduced our new spray line which was well received.

The new sprays are categorized as follows;
– Blossom Selections – These are big flowered sprays with 3-10 flowers per stem.
– Classic Selections – These are the ‘traditional’ sprays with 5-10 flowers per stem.
– Magical Selections – These sprays have ‘a special opening’ with 3-10 flowers per stem.

For more information about this new productline, contact:

marketing@united-selections.com

United Selections Present at Roooz Event 2018

June 14, 2018

We are present again at this year’s Roooz event that takes place every year. In the past, one of our rose varieties – Shiary was the overall winner in both categories. We hope to do even better this year.

Be there!

 

Event Details;

Date(s): Thur 14, Fri 15, Sat 16, & Sun 17, 2018

Time: 11.00 am – 3.00 pm (Thur & Fri)

11.00 am – 5.00 pm (Sat & Sun)

Venue: Historische Tuin, Aalsmeer.