The Big Five White Roses From De Ruiter

Feeling like you need a dose of white roses? This breeder has got your back with its collection of pristine beauty.

By: THURSD. | 21-11-2023 | 5 min read
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The Big Five® roses are gaining more and more strength in the flower industry and certainly becoming the rose favorites for many. A charming range of five different colored roses segmented by De Ruiter in the Big Five® of African roses is devoted to getting the best of your love for these flowers. These are its Big Five white roses.

Meet the White Big Five® Rose Edition

Because De Ruiter is seeking to innovate and create products that catch their customer's attention but most importantly get them to fall in love with the flowers they get, they've created the well-known "Big Five" rose edition, used to describe five groups of striking roses. The Big Five® rose edition includes a collection of the five most impressive rose colors- red, pink, yellow, orange, and white. You can read more about the Big Five in this article: 'What is the Big Five in Roses?'


De Ruiter Bouquet with Rose Mia
Bouquet with Rose Mia®


Did you know the Big Five® is an exclusive selection featuring 25 of Africa's most gorgeous roses, five in each color? Now, instead of using the 'Big Five' animals to represent beauty and power, De Ruiter has made sure to use roses as their representation of not only beauty but also strength.

Kenyan Roses in Representation of the Big Five®

Kenya is one of the countries known for having some of the most stupendous, breathtakingly beautiful roses, the reason being that Kenya has spectacular regions with the aridest land. As a result, Kenya actually represents a good 88% of all African rose exports.

Throughout the country, you'll be surprised that it is possible to find many different rose colors, but we're here to emphasize the White Big Five® edition. 

De Ruiter’s Expertise in Choosing Rose Colors

In order to make choosing easier for the grower, De Ruiter already shows which five varieties are the most important in each of the standard colors and will do best for the grower and the market. The growers solely rely on De Ruiter's expertise and knowledge. From the instance of cross-breeding to planting the new seeds, up until the moment the flowers from growers are exported, De Ruiter makes sure their procedures and overall processes are very meticulous to select the best varieties for their customers.


Rose Proud bouquet by deruiterinnovations
Bouquet with Rose Proud®


Did you know Kenyan roses are very well-known worldwide because of their quality? A country that has the perfect altitude, location of rose farms, exceptional growth techniques, solid infrastructures, productive workspace, and favorable weather conditions makes it the ultimate rose-producing country. Beauty, vase life, and longevity are what get Kenyan roses standing out from the crowd.

White Big Five Rose® Edition Collection

Giant, magical roses are about to take over and elevate your rose life to make you an even stronger, more passionate rose lover. Take a look and choose your favorite white rose.


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1. Rose Mia®

Dreaming of white roses? De Ruiter can make your white dream roses true, starting off with their Mia® rose variety. But to make your white rose collection even more complete, how about getting all the White Big Five in the collection?


Big White Five Mia Rose on Thursd
Rose Mia®


2. Rose Epic White®

Looking for a fascinating rose with legendary looks? Then this Epic White® is your perfect pick. This pristine large-flowered white rose truly has a heavenly appearance that will be the eyecatcher or any epic floral arrangement.


De Ruiter Rose Epic White stems
Rose Epic White®


3. Rose Cream Unique®

Rose Cream Unique® is a large-flowered stunner. The creamy-white color makes it the perfect romantic rose for timeless designs in any season, from weddings to winter.


De Ruiter Rose Cream Unique
Rose Cream Unique®


4. Rose Proud®

When taking correct care of this white stunner, Rose Proud® will be keeping you company for at least 9-11 days. Time to fill up your house with white roses to give your spaces that harmony you've been looking for!


Proud variety makes part of the White Big Five on Thursd
Rose Proud 


5. Rose Uzuri®

Rose Uzuri® is a splendid white flower with a bud of 5.5 to 6 cm that opens just as evenly and beautifully. It's a very interesting rose for growers because of its big production per square meter of 200-220 stems.


De Ruiter Rose Uzuri
Rose Uzuri


One-Stop-Shop for Big Five® Rose Lovers

Shine bright like the Big Five® white rose varieties. It's long known for the white rose to represent innocence, purity, silence, and reverence. De Ruiters has achieved just this with its collection of pure white roses. 

As the colors immersed in the Big Five® have gained extreme popularity in the floral industry, retailers and importers are rapidly increasing their sales strategies and businesses because they want the most top-quality roses in the market. Given this situation, it is very important for De Ruiters to share its proposal of becoming a one-stop shop offering amazing roses for interested growers and consumers.


Rose Epic White by deruiterinnovations
Bouquet with Rose Epic White®


Having white roses adorning your favorite spaces has never been easier than with the White Big Five® by De Ruiter!

Bright White is one of the Thursd Floral Trend Colors 2024, together with Sky Blue. Whites in your floral minds might just do the trick and bring you many possibilities. 

Here is the palette these whites can be combined with: The Thursd Floral Trend Color 2024 Sky Palette


Thursd Floral Trend Color 2024 Big Five White


The header image shows Rose Epic White® in a wedding bouquet. Photos by @deruiterinnovations.


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