Certification Standard for Veriflora® Sustainably Grown Cut Flowers and Potted Plants




Final Standard

Revision Status:

Not Under Revision


This standard provides a comprehensive framework and common set of requirements to recognize producers and handlers of horticultural plants and cut flowers. 

This standard will be retired by December 31st, 2024. Producers seeking to get certified can be audited against SCS Sustainably Grown Standard Version 3.0. Existing certificate holders will transition to the SCS Sustainably Grown Standard Version 3.0. starting at the latest January 1, 2025.


SCS-001-2 Sustainably Grown Veriflora Standard V3.3

SCS-001-2 Certification Body Requirements V1-0

SCS Standards Certification and Approval Requirements V1.0