Flowers everywhere: A flower auction and orchid greenhouse tour


Date(s) - 10 November 2021
7:00 - 10:00

Royal FloraHolland

The CDCC hosts a visit to the world’s largest flower auction company and an exclusive orchid greenhouse.

Experience how flowers are traded and straight after the auction distributed to their destinations. Learn about the sophisticated and to-the-perfection-brought process behind flower trading. Find out what it takes to be in the flower business and why the Netherlands has become a world power in this business. Visit a greenhouse where breath-taking unique sorts of orchids are grown.


07:00 – Meeting in front of Royal FloraHolland
07:10 – Guided visit of the flower auction company Royal FloraHolland
08:00 – Breakfast
09:00 – Visit of the orchids greenhouse Ansu
10:00 – End of the event

Royal FloraHolland is a flower auction company located in Aalsmeer, Naaldwijk, Rijnsburg, Venlo, Bleiswijk and Eelde. Together, the auction houses are home to the largest flower auction in the world. 90% of the Dutch flower trade takes place at Royal FloraHolland. The flowers do not just come from the Netherlands, but from 50 other countries as well.

ANSU is the sole European supplier of an orchid that is among the most exclusive varieties in the world. Bred and propagated in Thailand, finished and supplied in the Netherlands, Ansu makes its promises come true every day.


Event details:

Parking: Available in front of Royal FloraHolland
Dress code: Casual
Costs: Free of charge