About Pépinières Golden Rose International
Pépinières Golden Rose (GRI) was founded in 1961 by Dr. Sami Rifaï. The plant nursery was spread over 750 m2, located in Hazmieh, Said Freiha Street, Lebanon.
Dr. Sami Rifaï participated in the largest international fairs showing his rare plants and earning many prizes. In 1972, 1973, 1974, and 1978 Dr. Rifaï was elected member of jury and head of jury in 1980 at IBERFLORA, organized yearly at Valencia in Spain. In 1975 and 1980 he was elected head of jury of QUINQUENNIAL “fair of Ghent” in Belgium.
In 1990, GRI expanded their agricultural operations beyond Lebanon; the nurseries became Pépinières Golden Rose International. Today,GRI occupies a total of 40K m2, 10K m2 in Hazmieh, and 30K m2 located in Chbanieh, Lebanon.
The jewels of nature, The Cacti
Pépinières Golden Rose International has a rare and large collection Cacti, which varies in size and age (up to 12 m in height). We are proud of the quality, quantity and variety, of our free of insects and diseases plants.
All our plants are grown in containers and ready for planting all around the year.
Our aim is to satisfy our clients’ needs and taste. Our agriculture engineers and plants experts apply the most advanced technological methods. We work closely with the agricultural laboratories of the universities, to solve any pest or disease problems which may occur in your gardens, balconies and terraces.
GRI is equipped with the most up to date apparatus, the company has a strong presence in the fields of nurseries, landscaping, irrigation, gardening, rock gardens and natural cascades.