Category: blog

  • 23
    Oct

    70 years of VDE plant

    Yes, you read that right! VDE plant is 70 years old this year! To celebrate this achievement, we have published a magazine in which we look back at the history of our company, but above all we look forward to the future! First of all, a word of thanks...

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  • 19
    Aug

    Mama Botanica – Alocasia Stingray

    Tijdens haar zoektochten op internet viel het Iris op dat het lastig is om goede informatie te vinden; de beste planten verzorgingstips staan verscholen in vintage boeken. Daarom begon ze Mama Botanica, een plantenblog met een missie: De internet generatie inspireren met Super Groene Vingers! De focus van Mama...

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  • 04
    Aug

    360◦ video recordings

    Duncan Smit of DutchVR has made 360◦ video recordings in our greenhouse. Cool to see everything from a different perspective! We find the end result of these recordings very beautiful! In addition to 360◦ recording, DutchVR has the aim of creating experiential VR environments for a wide range of...

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  • 19
    Jun

    Air purifying plants during the Volvo Ocean Race

    The Hague organized the Finish of the Volvo Ocean Race in 2018. The longest and heaviest sailing race in the world started in October 2017 in Alicante. The race ends after eight months, on Sunday June the 24th in the port of Scheveningen. The boats have literally travelled around...

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  • 15
    Jun

    Air purifying plants

    Mama Botanica, a plant blogger with a mission: Inspiring the internet generation with Super Green Thumbs! This is Iris. She started Mama Botanica as a plant shelter, where she was a foster mother for homeless plants. Iris shares her knowledge about plant care on her Instagram and facebook account....

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  • 08
    Jun

    Sustainable company

    The demand for green, healthy, social and sustainability is increasing. Corporate social responsibility, respect for people, and the environment are themes that we continue to develop in our company. In this way we are working on an increasingly clean and sustainable production of our plants. In this blog we...

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  • 05
    Jun

    Reclycling

    For over 20 years, our terracotta plant pots have been made from almost 100% recycled plastic (polypropylene) raw materials. This is something we know for a long time, but we do not actually communicate about it because it is so self-evident to us. We say “almost 100%” because 1...

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  • 20
    Jan

    Plants versus Interior

    We have a good news! This year we established a partnership with a brand new furniture brand called Mattz! So why a collaboration with a branch unrelated company? Because we want to show to interior enthusiasts what you can do with plants! Our company develops many new concepts that...

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  • 26
    Oct

    Making cities greener

    Let it Grow was initiated by Royal FloraHolland for the purpose of promoting innovation in the use of flowers and plants. We visited Silke and Madelon, but not in the auction building itself. Instead, we met them in Springhouse, a cradle of innovation entrepreneurship located right in the middle...

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  • 23
    Oct

    Pikaplant

    YAY, now that’s cool! That’s what we said when we visited Pikaplant’s design lab in Amsterdam. The designer products from Pikaplant mimic nature to water your plants. ‘We make caring for plants easy because a greener life is a better life’, say Joost and Danny at Pikaplant. Pikaplant is...

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