Australia imports record number of roses for Valentines Day
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
SYDNEY, Feb, 14 (Xinhua) -- Australia is set to have its most romantic Valentine's Day ever on Wednesday, with the news that a record 10.5 million roses have been imported over the past two weeks.
According to the The Federal Department of Agriculture, the majority of the imports have come from Kenya.
Up 1.25 million on last year, lovesick Aussie's have shipped in 6.46 million rose stems from the African country since the beginning of February.
Although many wives and girlfriends here may ...