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About Meilland Roses

Meilland is a family business, that has now reached the sixth generation. It was founded in 1850 and currently reaches a turnover of 18 million Euro by selling 12 million roses every year. The selection of the roses to be produced is very thorough and takes place for a period of 8-10 years from sowing seeds. From about 250.000 seeds sown, very few come to be tested in 15 different test locations and finally, only 10-12 varieties may be marketed.