Taste of white strawberry reminds of pineapple

Fragaria ananassa Pineberry original - photo: Dataflor

The Silver Florall Award of the earlier this month held Belgium trade fair Florall went to Fragaria ananassa Pineberry original from Hans De Jongh. This white strawberry has the same habit … [Read more...]

Addition of veggies makes herb concept to a winner

Herbal Concept - photo: D & V Production Plant

At the earlier this month held trade fair Florall in Ghent, Belgium a Golden Florall Award went to the Herbal Concept of D & V Production Plant, a nursery with a wide range of herbs and … [Read more...]

Winning packaging makes sowing accessible to everybody

Pratic'salad - photo: newPlantsandFlowers

Pratic'salad won Gold in the category ‘Commercial Plant Innovation’ of the Innovert competition at the this week held French trade fair Salon du Végétal. “An innovative packaging that makes … [Read more...]

Cranberries in hanging containers

Cranberry - photo: Baumschule Steiner

One of the novelties in Novelty Showcase of the last month held German trade fair IPM came from Austria. Nursery Steiner showed cranberries in hanging pots. Steiner grows them in containers … [Read more...]

Laurus nobilis as a gift gains popularity

Laurus nobilis as a gift - photo: Gova

Dutch grower Gova, specialized in Laurus nobilis won last week the third prize of the ‘Colour your Life Award IPM Essen 2013’. The company developed a concept which turns Laurus nobilis into … [Read more...]

Award winners of IPM 2013 in Germany

Magnolia hybrid ‘Cleopatra’ - photo: Plantipp

In total 43 new varieties and product forms were submitted to the Novelty Showcase of the IPM 2013 trade fair in Essen, Germany (January 22-25). Yesterday the Zentral- verband Gartenbau … [Read more...]

Blueberry combines ornamental value with fruit production

Vaccinium 'Pink Lemonade' - photo: Salon du Végétal

At the upcoming French trade fair Salon du Végétal (February 19-21) propagator La Forêt will introduce Vaccinium ‘Pink Lemonade’. This new self-fertile blueberry has tasty fruits … [Read more...]

Landgard Order Days present about forty novelties

Landgard Ordertage - photo: Landgard

The novelties area of the upcoming Landgard Ordertage (January 21–22) in Herongen (Germany) will include approximately forty new trees, shrubs, perennials and edibles. These so-called Order … [Read more...]

IPM showcases new snack veggies and snack fruit

IPM snack veggies

For the first time the novelties showcase of the German horticulture trade fair IPM in Essen (January 22-25) will host vegetables and fruit. “More and more people enjoy growing vegetables … [Read more...]

Pepper latest addition to mini-veggie line

Snacker Funfoods - photo: newPlantsandFlowers

Completely new is the concept of mini-vegetables not anymore. At the recently held FloraHolland Trade Fair in Aalsmeer (Netherlands) Dutch producer of young plants for vegetable growers and … [Read more...]