Portland Flower Market – Fall Open House

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2014 Open House FlyerAutumn is upon us and that means it is time for Portland Flower Markets Fall Open House. If you haven’t already signed up to attend be sure to do so today.

To register stop by the Portland Flower Market Buyers Pass Desk or print the application and mail it in.

Interior Plant Class

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Check out this class offered at Portland Community College. Melissa Bierman the instructor says, “This class would be great for florists as well as interiorscape personnel”. 

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Interior Plants [CRN GRN273]

Focuses on identification of interior plants commonly used in therapeutic horticulture programming, houseplants as leisure/hobby, and interior plantscaping. Covers cultural requirements, pests, diseases, propagation and interior use. Audit available. 

Visit the link below for more information on the class and how to register. 

http://www.pcc.edu/schedule/default.cfm?fa=dspCourse2&thisTerm=201404&crsCode=GRN&subjCode=GRN&crsNum=273&topicCode=GRN&subtopicCode&crnList=47687%2C47687%2C47687 

Calling for Floral Desingers – Ninth Moon Floral Design Showcase

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Floral Designers enter to win prizesCalling all Floral Designers!!!

Deadline for entry, September 12, 2014. Enter today!!!

Enter your finest floral designs in this juried exhibition for a chance to win a cash prize of $500 presented by the Portland Flower Market. “Peoples Choice Award”; cash prize of $250 presented by the Floral Design Institute; and “Best Use of Chrysanthemum”, award – full membership package to the Chinese Garden including a Friend or Business Membership, a tea package from the Tao of Tea, and more.

Applications can be picked up at the Portland Flower Market’s Buyers Pass Desk or by download at Portland’s very own Chinese Garden Website.

Stay tuned for details on the Portland Flower Market’s upcoming fall event.

Succulent Wreaths and Perennials

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These succulent wreaths from Teufel’s Holly Farm are definitely a popular item. Teufel’s is constantly filling up their table with them and they seem to go as fast as they come in. They also carry a nice assortment of perennials.

Succulent Wreaths from Teufels

Little white flowering perennial from Teufel's Holly Farm

Perennials from Teufel's Holly Farm

Perennials from Teufel's Holly Farm

 

 

 

Oregon Flower Growers Association is a membership only wholesale market to local florist. If you see an item posted and are interested in it, please contact your favorite florist and request the item. Let them know that it can be found at Oregon Flower Growers Association located at the Portland Flower Market

Closed for Memorial Weekend

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Oregon Flower Growers Association will be closed Memorial Weekend, Saturday, May 24, 2014 – Monday, May 26, 2014.

We will reopen on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 5:30am.

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Oregon Flower Growers Association wishes you a relaxing Memorial Weekend.

 

Rene van Rems Floral Show a Blooming Success!

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Rene van Rems floral bouquet close-upInternational AIFD flower designer Rene van Rems gave an outstanding presentation on Sunday, March 9, 2014 on wedding floral design as well as tips and tricks to earn more as a floral professional. Renee has two published books: Rene’s Bridal Bouquets and Rene’s Bouquets.  A limited supply is available for purchase at the market.