Given its long and rich heritage within the community, the remarkable diversity of its floral products, services and vendors, as well as it historic location, there’s always something special happening at The Original Los Angeles Flower Market.
We invite you to browse our library of recent Press Releases to get a better idea and appreciation of all we have to offer to both the trade and the public.
The solar panel project, completed over the summer, was covered by Los Angeles Downtown News. The story highlights the features of the solar panels as well as the city departments and initiatives that helped fund the project. City involvement and incentives included a $600,000 rebate from the Solar Incentive Program, which funded the purchase of the panels.Read the full story Post date: 2011-10-04 14:23
by Peggi Ridgway
Cultures around the world embrace myths about the sun, all of them recognizing the sun’s importance and value. Our lives as we know them would not be possible without the sun. The flower fields that once blanketed the Los Angeles area and helped California evolve into the flower basket of the nation, would not have existed without the brightest star in our universe, the sun.
In recent years, advancing technology has catapulted our respect for the sun to energy-efficient, green systems friendly to the environment, that help reduce our carbon footprint while reducing our energy costs. We’ve taken giant steps with solar panels, which help us employ those life-giving rays to powering our facilities and activities.Download PDF Post date: 2011-08-18 15:44
Sponsored by California State Floral Association at The Original Los Angeles Flower Market
October 8-9, 2011
766 Wall St., Los Angeles, CA 90014
“Top Ten” Floral Design Competition, Student Competition, Educational Seminars, Design Show, Trade Show and much more!
The American Florists Exchange will provide free parking for all attendees of the event. Plan on it!