05 December 2022
Dutch-based Santini grower Richard van Schie has started the first ‘Jinda Red, a creation of Chrysanthemum breeder Floritec.
‘Jinda Red’, for the high end of the market, has warm, burgundy red pompon blooms that rise above lush green foliage.
‘Jinda Red’ premiered premiered at the Dutch auctions just in time for the high demand holiday season with buyers greeting the new Santini with enthusiasm. Wholesalers praise the cultivar’s spherical blooms and deep red colour.
The production of ‘Jinda Red’ is in trusted hands as Santini grower Richard van Schie from Monster, Netherlands has many years of experience in Chrysanthemum growing. The GlobalGAP-certified Chrysanthemum nursery spans 3ha and produces arond 14 millions stems per year.
Van Schie describes ‘Jinda Red’ as the rose among Santinis. “This new variety perfectly matches the growing market demand for quality santinis. Featuring beautifully red colours, the new variety enjoys strong demand in the run up to the holiday season. What’s more, ‘Jinda Red’ stands out for its excellent shelf life and has sturdy stems.”
Santini Jinda Red is available at the auctions in Rijnsburg, Naaldwijk and Aalsmeer. Santini grower Richard van Schie anticipates a weekly supply of 25,000 stems.