Series of edible roses for use in hotels and restaurants

Packshot of edible roses - photo: Incredible Roses.

Incredible roses , a division of Dutch based nursery Sluiter Ellwoodii has launched a series of edible garden roses which have been specially selected for their flavor. The series is based … [Read more...]

‘Bunny Ears’ favourite at ‘Viola and Pansy Festival’

Viola 'Bunny Ears' - photo: Thompson & Morgan

WD Smith and Son is a family-owned business that has been growing bedding plants at their nurseries in Essex (UK) for almost 80 years. Since 1994 the company organizes a ‘Viola and Pansy … [Read more...]

Visitors vote Rose Timeless Purple as Best in Show

Rosa Timeless Purple - photo: Wharton Nurseries

Visitors to the HTA National Plant Show 2018 which was held this week in the UK have voted Timeless Purple as Best in Show at the New Plant Awards. Timeless Purple is a rose from … [Read more...]

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‘Lightning Strike’ to be introduced at Cultivate’18

Calamagrostis x acutiflora Lightning Strike – photo: Emerald Coast Growers

Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Lightning Strike' is one of the new products to be introduced by Emerald Coast Growers (ECG) at Cultivate'18, the US trade fair in Columbus, Ohio that will be … [Read more...]

Spirea cultivars with intense red foliage

Spiraea japonica 'DAVCOP01' MerloStar - photo: Sapho

Spiraea japonica 'DAVCOP01' MerloStar was one of the entries for the new plants competition Innovert 2018 of the French trade fair Salon du Végétal which was held this week (June 19-21). … [Read more...]

Gold for 100% recycled paper packaging

EcoExpert pot - photo: Modiform

EcoExpert, a range of packaging produced from 100% recycled paper won the Gold Medal in the Category Distribution/Floristry of the Innovert competition of the French trade fair Salon du … [Read more...]

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Award of Excellence for Rosa ‘ChewPatout’

Rosa 'ChewPatout' is Oso Easy Urban Legend – photo: Spring Meadow Nursery

Spring Meadow Nursery, Grand Haven, Michigan (US) informs that Rosa 'ChewPatout', bred by Christopher Hugh Warner (UK) has been honored with the 2019 Award of Excellence by the American Rose … [Read more...]

Results Rose Trial 2018 Rome

Rosa ‘EVEzamont’ – photo: World Federation of Rose Societies

The Gold Medal Floribunda of this year’s Rose Trial in Rome (Italy) went to Rosa ‘EVEzamont’ from Eve & Rateau (France). It is a frilled, pink and white floribunda rose. In this … [Read more...]

Another Best of Show distinction for Frank P Matthews

Laburnum anagyroides Yellow Rocket - photo: Frank P Matthews

Laburnum anagyroides Yellow Rocket from UK-based nursery Frank P Matthews has been crowned this year as Best in Show at the New Plant Awards of the HTA National Plant Show 2018. The show … [Read more...]

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2019 American Rose Trials for Sustainability Awards

Rosa ‘Radyod’ Blushing Knock Out Rose - photo: Stars and Roses

The American Rose Trials for Sustainability (A.R.T.S.) has announced their 2019 award winning roses: Rosa ‘Radyod’ Blushing Knock Out Rose, Rosa ‘Radtko’ Double Knock Out, Rosa 'HARpageant' … [Read more...]