Phormium is a leading Belgian producer and supplier of innovative screens and ground covers which serves the agriculture and horticulture industries for a wide range of applications such as greenhouse climate control, water distribution, weed control and mushroom growing.
Phormium was founded in 1925 as a jute weaving mill. Phormium is the type of flax that was used.
In 1977, Phormium introduced its first climate screens.
In 1986 Phormium became a part of Low & Bonar PLC. and was rebranded.
In 2017 Low & Bonar's agrotextiles division became part of International Fibres Group.
Since 2018, the globally recognized brand for agrotextiles is back!
Phormium has its own in-house Research Centre and laboratory. Since the first launch of patented climate screens in the seventies, new innovative agrotextiles are always in progress.