CalFlowers Member Benefits

CalFlowers is proud to accommodate any participant in the flower industry a membership category to contribute to the strength and vitality of the California floral industry and to enjoy the benefits derived from membership.  In 2016, CalFlowers is also proud of the fact that there are over 600 of our members in 46 states, other than California.  That's right - the California floral market contributes to the business and commerce of many members outside of our state.

If you support the California floral industry as a grower, shipper, designer, or florist and you're not doing business in California, please explore our Associate membership class offerings.  Please review Membership Levels for a more detailed description of our member classifications.  Below is a quick summary of our memberships.

To see / download a list of the CalFlowers Floral members for referral purposes, click here.

To search our membership for a specific company, please go to our directory search here.

 

  California Growers & Shippers
(Floral Members)
Floral Application
Ag-Buddy
Ag Buddy Application
Associate
(Associate Floral & Service)
Associate Application
Criteria California-based companies that grow, wholesale, retail or ship ornamental flowers, foliage crops, and/or potted plants.
  1. Principal place of business in California for growing or shipping of ornamental flowers and foliage crops; and
  2. Grow or ship floral products, a majority of which is grown in California, as verified by responses from referrals.
California-based companies that produce agricultural products other than ornamental cut flowers.
  1. Have a place of business in the State of California for the growing or shipping of agricultural products not classified as ornamental flowers and foliage crops.
Companies and affiliated industries such as transportation carriers, greenhouse suppliers, packaging suppliers, out-of-state wholesale or retail florists, any other business providing services to the floral and agriculture industry.
Benefits
Voting Yes    
Transportation

Qualified Floral, AG Buddy and Associate Floral members are eligible for some of the most aggressive shipping rates in the industry. See Transportation page for details.

Member Meetings Attend Only Attend only Service Associates may Attend & Exhibit
Floral may Attend Only
Fun 'N Sun Floral Convention Attend & Exhibit Attend & Exhibit Service Associates may Attend & Exhibit
Floral may Attend Only
Communications Receive all communications All, except Service members do not receive Transportation news
Member Directory All receive Member Directory
Member Directory Advertising All Eligible to Advertise
Other Benefits
  • ADP Partnership Program – business services at discounted rates
  • Hertz – offer special discounts
  • United Agribusiness League Membership – offer discounts on services, Workers Comp, health and other insurance products
  • Common Wealth Central Credit Union – discount on products and services to members living in Santa Clara County