Bright electric lime foliage and cheery, brilliant orange flowers

Geum 'Sunkissed Lime' - photo: Terra Nova Nurseries

“Bright electric lime foliage and cheery, brilliant orange flowers cover this sweet gold mound”, says Terra Nova Nurseries from Canby, Oregon (US) about the new Geum 'Sunkissed Lime'. It … [Read more...]

CIOPORA elects new board

Andrea Mansuino - photo: CIOPORA

On April 1 the Annual General Meeting of the International Community of Breeders of Asexually Reproduced Ornamental and Fruit Varieties (CIOPORA) re-elected in The Hague (Netherlands) Andrea … [Read more...]

Petunia and interspecific geranium trials in Italy

Petunia Trial at Horticultural Experimental Centre 'Po di Tramontana' – photo: Giovanna Pavarin

At the experimental Centre Po di Tramontana at Rosolina (RO)-Italy the following dates will be available for visits to the petunia and the interspecific geranium variety trials: 14 to 18 … [Read more...]


Kalanchoe genetics from three breeders in one mix

Kalanchoe Special Mix - photo: SV.CO

Dutch grower SV.CO started with the supply of the so-called Special Mix with five double-flowered kalanchoes in 23 cm pots. This mix includes pink/white, orange/pink, lemon, apricot and … [Read more...]

Sweet spray chrysanthemum with pink-white flowers

Chrysanthemum Prada Sweet - photo: Fides

Dutch nursery Five-Star (J. Vollebregt) starts with the supply of a new spray chrysanthemum Prada Sweet from breeder Fides at the flower auction FloraHolland in Naaldwijk (Netherlands). … [Read more...]

Six cute well-adapted, smaller plants

Clematis scottii - photo Kirk Fieseler/Plant Select

“Our Petites are just arriving in local garden centers”, states Plant Select in its latest newsletter. Plant Select is a cooperative program in the US administered by Denver Botanic Gardens … [Read more...]


New ‘grande dame’ among the disbudded chrysanthemums

Chrysanthemum Anabel - photo: Royal Van  Zanten

Dutch based chrysanthemum grower J. & A. Flowers started with the supply of the new disbudded white Anabel from Royal Van Zanten at the Dutch flower auction FloraHolland. The brothers Jan … [Read more...]

Four Japanese awards for Danish mini roses

Rosa Infinity - photo: Roses Forever

“Our new Infinity series of mini roses from Danish rose breeder Rosa Eskelund has been awarded four awards at the recently held Flower and Garden Show in Japan”, reports Roses Forever. The … [Read more...]

Beyond-gardening marketing program for geranium

Blooms of Bressingham has announced a new dedicated marketing program for Geranium Rozanne. Capitalising on Rozanne's many accolades and awards recognising the plant’s quality and broad … [Read more...]


Sun yellow Promenaea

Promenaea 'Sunlight' - photo: SOGO

New for the Danish pot plant industry is Promenaea 'Sunlight'. Danish marketing organization Floradania highlights this new product from SOGO Team in its latest newsletter. Sogo Team in … [Read more...]