Extraordinary large Paeonia assortment

Patio Peony Madrid, one of the peonies Green Works puts into the limelight - photo: Green Works

Dutch-based young plant producer Green Works is a specialist in Paeonia, having with more than 150 varieties an extraordinary large assortment. For the cut flower industry the company … [Read more...]

CNB Dutch Peony weeks 2018

CNB Dutch Peony weeks - photo: CNB

For two weeks (June 5-8 & June 11-15), there will be over 125 flowering Peonies on display at mediator for flower bulbs and tubers CNB in Lisse, Netherlands. During the two CNB Dutch Peony … [Read more...]

‘No lilies for cats’

image: Society of American Florists

On the site of Society of American Florists (SAF) Sheila Santiagoon warns for lilies and their toxicity for cats. “With Easter around the corner, let’s avoid sending any customers on an … [Read more...]

Grants for development disease-resistant tropical flowers

In Hawai’i Representatives Tulsi Gabbard and Colleen Hanabusa have introduced the State Assistance for Tropical Floriculture Research Act of 2018 to support floriculture research and … [Read more...]

New General Director a.i. at Floritec

René Le Clercq - photo: Floritec

With effect from March 1st 2018, René le Clercq (63) has been appointed as Managing Director ad interim of Floritec. Le Clercq brings a very wide experience as CEO of various leading … [Read more...]

newPlantsandFlowers moved

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This month newPlantsandFlowers has moved from Amsterdam to Landsmeer, a small town very near to the capital of Netherlands. The new postal address is Burgemeester Postweg 61, 1121JA … [Read more...]

‘Cause of unpleasant Brassica odours is greatly reduced’

Brassica Empire Akilina group - photo: Evanthia

Dutch based breeder Evanthia Seeds & Plants will focus at the IPM 2018 (January 23-26 in Essen, Germany) on the ‘new generation Brassica Empire series’. This series contains according to the … [Read more...]

Culture details now available in multiple languages

PanAmerican Seed has updated its online culture page to include GrowerFacts in multiple language translations for greenhouse growers. Beyond accurate and real-time culture details available … [Read more...]

Glow-in-the-dark cut flowers and pot plants

Glow-in- the-dark flowers - flAVATAR Magical Flowers’ – photo: ELWA Kft - flAVATAR Trade

ELWA Kft - flAVATAR Trade from Budapest, Hungary will introduce at the German trade fair IPM 2018 which will be held January 23-26 in Essen its ‘Glow in the dark flowers - flAVATAR Magical … [Read more...]

Dutch breeders are concerned about Brexit

Concerns about DUS testing chrysanthemum varieties after Brexit - photo: newPlantsandFlowers

Barely a year and a half before Brexit, the departure of the United Kingdom (UK) from the European Union (EU) the possible changes for the horticultural sector in Europe are still uncertain. … [Read more...]