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Long-life fresh flowers for the vase

Lloyd Phillips found an interesting new product at Nampo to make a lasting impression on the fairer sex. Constantly keeping the home bright and beautiful with fresh flowers can become an expensive, tedious task. And in winter there are few … Continue reading

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Eastern Cape technology keeps flowers fresh longer

A SOUTH African company has mastered the art of preserving fresh flowers for months – even up to a year–byusinga technology discovered and patented in the Eastern Cape. Iluba, now based in Gauteng, supplies long-lasting fresh cut flowers and foliage … Continue reading

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Beauty frozen in time

Tonia Dixon from African Floralush in Muldersdrift truly has a rose-tinted life — she is surrounded by fresh roses every day. Interesting enough, these roses last for up to six months and prefer no water! She chats to us about … Continue reading

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Real people doing unreal things

Business consultant JJ Viljoen has commercialised a number of innovative ideas in his time. But when the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Port Elizabeth asked him to help market a new technology that preserves fresh cut roses for up to … Continue reading

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