Spreading Ugandan Fragrance Wordwide

Based in Entebbe, Uganda, Rosebud Ltd is the country's largest exporter of roses, commanding around 40% of Uganda's raised export market. The green houses on the farm cover a total of 50 hectares producing and exporting over 12 million stems per month. These stems, due to the favourable weather conditions experienced throughout the year, result in their all being of the same high standard. Rosebud Ltd solely specializes in the production of quality cut roses for export onto the world market.

The greenhouses are irrigated by a modern, automated water-pumping unit, which feeds our fully computerized hydroponics systems. The following two categories of roses are produced: Sweetheart Roses; Valentino (dark red), Viva (bright yellow), Chelsea (orange), Red Calypso (bright red), Meera (champagne), Akito (white), Blushing Akito (pink), Raspberry King (dark red), Jambo (bright red) and Intermediate Roses; Ace Pink (pink), Bella Rose (pink), Sunny Star (yellow), Furiosa (dark red), Tropical Amazone (orange), Banjo (pink), Labelle (peach), Sorraya (yellow), Athena (white).

The Farm

Rosebud Limited, the largest exporter of Sweetheart cut, is a flagship company of Ruparelia Group of companies owned and managed by Dr. Sudhir Ruparelia. The farm has steel structures and a 100% Hydroponics system supported by a fully automatic centralized irrigation system.The farm produces approximately 40% of total Ugandan flower exports. Rosebud Limited is in the process of expanding up to 65 hectares of green houses for the targeted export of 15 million stems per month by 2014.  Read more...

Innovation at Rosebud Limited

At Rosebud Ltd we are constantly building the capacity of staff in order to reduce damages caused to roses and minimize wastage and rejections. We have improved our processes in propagation, growing, harvesting, grading, and packaging and export of cut roses. The farm recently upgraded its fully automated irrigation system. It has a 100% Integrated Pest Management and 100% hydroponics system in metal green houses with fully recycling technology.



Our Awards

We're both proud and humbled that customers and industry alike have recognized our commitment to product and service excellence.

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We gaurantee quality assurance in everything we do. We have hit a milestone in what we do and moved a big leg up in the Industry.  As a result of improving and marketing the quality of our products, we have as a result earned the following certifications