So many edibles to choose from

“So many choices, and they all look delicious. How do you choose which fruits and vegetables are right for your inventory”, asks trade magazine American Nurseryman rhetorically. “We've … [Read more...]

Second edition of Biltmore International Rose Trials

Biltmore International Rose Trials

The judging and awards ceremony for the second annual Biltmore International Rose Trials competition is scheduled for Saturday, May 24, 2014 in Biltmore’s historic Walled Garden (Asheville, … [Read more...]

Long-term inspection of novelties at amenity trade fair

logo groot groen plus

A long-term inspection of new varieties combined with a field inspection and a regular inspection, is a unique feature at the upcoming Dutch amenity trade show GrootGroenPlus 2014 which will … [Read more...]


Seasonal novelty

Hydrangea Curly Wurly Pink - photo: Sjaak van Schie

Dutch grower Sjaak van Schie started with the supply of Hydrangea ‘Culry Wurly’ in a 23 cm pot for outdoor use. The new variety has 75% pink and 25% blue flowers, and are therefor avalaible … [Read more...]

Albuca with curly foliage

Albuca Frizzle Sizzle - photo: Vreugdenhil Bulbs & Plants

Vreugdenhil Bulbs & Plants from ’s-Gravenzande (Netherlands) started with the supply of Albuca Frizzle Sizzle with curly foliage. It is a true seasonal product as the supply stops at the end … [Read more...]

More orchids receive Award of Garden Merit

“More tropical orchids have received the Award of Garden Merit of the Royal Horticultural Society because of a change in the committee's focus”, reports Nicki Woodcock from UK trade magazine … [Read more...]


Four entries for American Garden Award 2014

Celosia argentea plumosa Arrabona - photo: PanAmerican Seed

American Garden Award announces that the American public will soon be able to vote on their favorite flower from the four entries in the 2014 contest. The four entries are Celosia Arrabona … [Read more...]

Elegant new lisianthus

Lisianthus Alissa Champagne - photo: Montana Lisianthus

Dutch Eustoma russellianum specialist Montana Lisianthus started this week with the supply of a new variety in the Alissa series: Champagne. Alissa Champagne has large flowers with slightly … [Read more...]

Correction referring to Dianthus Dianturi Twinkle

Dianthus Dianturi Twinkle

In the beginning of this year (January 3) as well on February 27, 2013 new-PlantsandFlowers reported about the new Dianthus Dianturi Twinkle. The news posts were accompanied by a picture … [Read more...]


Five new cut chrysanthemums

Chrysanthemum Pinkyrock - photo: Deliflor

This year newPlantsandFlowers already highlighted six new chrysanthemum cut varieties from several Dutch breeders which are taken into production. Another five can be added, as Dutch growers … [Read more...]