Grower of the week. Nursery C.P.M van Dijk specialist in Lilies.

Grower of the week. Nursery C.P.M van Dijk specialist in Lilies.

Nursery C.P.M. van Dijk is specialist in lilies Longiflora. Their main product is White Heaven.
The family van Dijk is already working for more than 30 years with cut flowers. In 2001 they started to grow Lilies. Since then they are the specialist in growing longiflora. The company is directed by father and son van Dijk.
The lilies are grown in an environmental friendly greenhouses and that’s why their flowers has the MPS Gap certificate. For example they use insect to defeat diseases and coco’s compost in their greenhouses to grow the lilies.
Lily longiflora is part of the genus Lilium and sometimes called Easter lily. They named it after Easter Lily because of the Christian faith. The Lilies are mentioned in stories about Jesus.