Posts Tagged “flower availability”
It’s been a little while since we posted our last Flower 411, but from now on we are going to do our best to get these up for you on a more consistent basis! Thanks for the info, Purchasing!
PRODUCT UPDATES 10/31/16
Agonis very limited- going off crop
Amaranthus- the only thing readily available is hanging green
Anemone—- Chile finishing and dutch starting
Banksia – Orange extremely limited- no green, coccinea import
Birds- local are coming on
Cotinus- last week
Cymbidium- NZ has yellow, orange, brown, pink only- all other colors go DUTCH
Cymbidium Mini- Dutch only now
Dahlias— winter production- basic colors- limited
Dahlias- Ball are finished
Delph White- extremely limited import- none avail locally
Delph Hybrid White- limited locally and skinny stemmed, Big open cut available of out Holland and expensive!!
Echinops- extremely limited locally (hit or miss)- not on the Dutch offer
Fern Shoots- limited and price increase
Flannel Flower- extremely limited – only one source with small numbers- very hit or miss
Gerbers- white and fall colors limited, prices going up
Heather- hot pink avail, white a few weeks away
Helleborus- Chile is now done, Holland has green only
Hops- finished for the season
Hydrangea- local and Dutch are turning antique
Iris- blue avail- colors very limited
Ivy tree variegated- not available, green is available
Japanese Product- Looking to start end of November/ Start of December
Jasmine- finished until year!!!
Kangaroo paw- Dutch only
Kochia- Dutch only
Larkspur- White extremely limited. Larkspur in general is expensive right now
Lavender- English- has gotten to the point in the season where it has natural browning mixed in with the open flower. Order at your own risk.
Lisianthus- blush and peach are the same thing- only getting a champagne/peach. Brown is Dutch only!!
Lysmachia- Dutch only
Nagi –off crop
Oak Leaves fresh- finished
Passion vine- available- use as a sub for jasmine
Peppers-Chili-Black- not seeing any
Poppy pods – finished
Portland- berries and sticks only!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Protea white- extremely limited!!!!
Pumpkin- no more shipments
Ranunculus—- Chile is finished, Dutch and Italy are starting
Rovers —– No California production due to rust problem. available through Colombia (pre-book)
Rosehips- Pumpkin from Oregon finished
Scabiosa- white very limited locally, if it is a “must have” go Dutch. Burgundy is starting to get limited.
Snaps- Pricey. There is NO peach snap being grown locally
Stock- extremely limited- apple blossom, peach, lavender, cream/yellow, red, fuschia, burgundy, White very limited. pinks, purple are ok.
Sunflowers- chocolate- only can get limited quantity
Statice- Limited on sinuata or tissue
Sweet peas- not available local or Holland, not available out of Japan yet
Thryptomene/ calycina—- finished for the season
Viburnum—- last week from Chile
Vine Maple- extremely limited- going off crop
Wax —- Peru only has tinted. Other colors avail through Australia still at a higher price point. Local not available.
Yarrow cottage- peach finished