The greenhouses are located in Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, Canada and it's there where we grow our assortment of flowers. The range consists of about two acres (about 7,000 square meters) of Dutch "Venlo type" greenhouses and 24.000 square foot (about 2,000 square meter) of poly structures.
On a year round basis we grow the main crop, Lisianthus, but on a seasonal basis we grow other flowers like Stocks, Tulips, Celosias, Lilies and Irisses as well. See production table below.
In the shade hall we grow an assortment of hosta varieties to be used as decorative leaves in floral designing.
Our growing schedule for this year includes the following:
|Tulips||January untill May 15th||Assortment includes novelty varieties|
|Stocks||January,March thru June||Popular Vegmo varieties|
|Lisianthus||April thru November||Both Single and Double varieties|
|Iris Blue Magic||January thru March 15th||Nice purple iris|
|Celosia||July 15th thru October 15th||Both Plumosa and Cristata|
|Montbretia and Crocosmia||August and September||Field grown|
|Stephanotis||March thru October||Order Early|
|Brodiaea||May 15th till July 10th||Greenhouse and field grown|
For comments please contact Arnold_Dreef@xenios.com
Last updated May 12th 2004