Family business

Family business Paauw Lilies

A small family business was founded in 1923. Today, 92 years later, Paauw Lilies is one of the largest producers of quality lilies in the Netherlands.

10 million lilies
Paauw Lilies produces an average of 12 million lily stems annually, the majority of which are exported. Export markets include England, France, the United States, Russia and the Far East. Paauw Lilies is located in Rijnsburg, the Netherlands. The nursery covers 85,000 m2, with an additional 15,000 m2 dedicated to handling and storage.

Third generation
Wim-Jan Paauw is responsible for the day-to-day management of Paauw Lilies. He is the third generation; Jan, his father, still plays a unique role in the company. Through their dedicated efforts, Paauw Lilies has developed into a highly professional organisation.

Acclaimed worldwide
The lilies that Paauw Lilies grows are widely acclaimed for their beauty and purity. The company’s success through the years results from its total commitment to the high quality standards to which no concessions are made.