13 April 2018
BOGOTÁ, Colombia: A group of 18 Colombian growers traveled to México this week to make a tour of the main production areas of live plants, mainly in the state of Morelos. The initiative is part of the international agenda of the Association of Colombian Nurseries and Ornamental Growers (Colviveros).
This national association showed participants one of the most important examples of ornamental plants production and commercialization in Latin America valued in USD300 million annually.
The agenda included visits to the Lake Xochimilco Flower Market and the Mexican gardens, one of the world’s largest ornamental plant theme parks, as well as a tour of the largest Mexican plant nurseries such as Floraplant and Floramundo and a meeting with the producers of the Wholesale Nursery Cooperativa (Conaplor) in Cuernavaca and Cuautla.