FLORES DE TENJO, Colombia
Esmeralda Tenjo Bogota, Colombia
Noted for its superb Rose and Alstroemeria production, Esmeralda Tenjo is a 120 acre farm located in the small Colombian town of Tenjo, just outside of Bogota. Established in 1980, Tenjo has justly earned its reputation as a premium, well-experienced grower known for producing strong, long-lasting varieties in a wide range of colors. Its strict attention to detail is evidenced by the layout of the farm itself; crops are planted so that cooling facilities are centrally located, ensuring that there will never be more than a five minute lapse between the time of cutting and the point of refrigeration. The farm also enjoys close ties with world-renown rose breeders and is a leader in the introduction of new rose varieties.
FLORES ESMERALDA, Colombia
Esmeralda Colombia Medellin, Colombia
Located near Medellin at an altitude of 6,885 feet above sea level, Esmeralda Colombia benefits from an extremely favorable climate and of some of the best agricultural land available, an ideal environment for the cultivation of cut flowers. A South American floral pioneer, Esmeralda Colombia was established in 1972 and is recognized internationally for excellence in Chrysanthemum production - specifically, for its research in tissue culture, cloning, and variety development. The technically advanced laboratory facilities allow development of longer lasting, disease-free varieties with abundant bloom counts, oversized heads, strong stems and precise coloration. Among its assortment are a wide variety of products such as Bouvardia, Gerberas, Fugi Mums and Standard Mums.