Flowers Make Us Happy



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2020 has been quite a doozy hasn't it? From the untimely passing of some of our heroes and loved ones, to a global pandemic and a nail-biting election— this year has highlighted just how important it is to care for our mental health in addition to our physical well-being. The old adage, “stop and smell the flowers” might seem cliché, but during a time as frenzied as now, the advice...
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Expertly Grown in Arcata



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Nestled amongst California's giant redwoods, in the foggy town of Arcata— Sun Valley is creating 365 days of Spring with their sustainably grown tulips, lilies & iris! Sun Valley, one of the largest growers of fresh cut flowers in the United States, got its start when head grower and CEO Lane DeVries was searching for the perfect location to grow premium flowers. The remote, coa...

Pantone Color of the Year



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Each year our team waits with eager excitement as Pantone begins its countdown to announcing their Color of the Year. This year's color, which is practically a perfect match for our signature Sun Valley Blue, really resonated with us when we heard what Pantone said the color stood for and why it was chosen. As Leatric Eiseman,executive director of the Pantone Color Institute said, ".....

Sumatra Season Is Here



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The Sumatra Lily features a stunningly saturated burgundy color that looks striking in fall and winter bouquets. The subtle white ruffled edges on this lily make it look almost as if it were kissed by snow. The Sumatra's large bloom size and sweet fragrance makes a big impact. Just a few stems can elevate an arrangement and create a display that is sure to be noticed!The saturated col...

Seasons Greenings



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This season's greens are looking fresher than ever. Consumers are looking for simple arrangements that highlight the freshness of winter and the classic feeling of the season. Sun Valley has been delivering high quality and sustainably foraged greens for over a decade and are excited to kickoff another holiday season!Deconstructed bouquets are a fresh way to showcase seasonal favorite...

Tulip and Ilex Fall Inspiration



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Checkout this aerial video from last years amazing Ilex season!Lane DeVries holding an armful of our vibrant Ilex out in Willow Creek!Fall is in the air with our fresh orange Ilex berries coming from our farm located in Willow Creek, Ca. This season we love to pair our Ilex with our falltacular tulips. We have all the autumn faves with red, yellow and orange.  Below we included some i...