Callas that have never been displayed before

Calla collection – photo: United Calla

For the first time, Flamingo Holland is displaying at the California Springs Trials a large selection of Callas from United Calla and the Star Line. “You will see unique colors and genetics … [Read more...]

Peony-like double-flowered tulip

Tulipa Pamplona – photo: A. en L. Duin

Dutch based nursery A. and L. Duin started with the supply of the new double-flowered tulip Pamplona. The new peony-like variety which derives from the own breeding program of A. en L. Duin … [Read more...]

newPlantsandFlowers’ second anniversary

newPlantsandFlowers' first page in 2012

In our February update we want to go two years back in the history. On February 24, 2012 the first news on newPlantsand-Flowers was published. Since then more than 1 530 news posts have … [Read more...]

Winners Innovert 2012 in France

Eucalyptus gunii ‘Rengun’ France Blue - photo: newPlantsandFlowers

In the category New Plant (hardy nursery stock) of the 2014 Innovert competition at the French trade fair Salon du Végétal (February 18-20) Eucalyptus gunnii ‘Rengun’ France Blue won the … [Read more...]

Made in France concepts on French trade fair

Salon du Végétal 2014 logo Innovert Commercial Innovationin Plants sq

Next week the nominees for the Innovert 2014 Award will be judged. Innovert stands for the competition for new plants and concepts submitted to the international trade fair Salon du Végétal … [Read more...]

January update newPlantsandFlowers

newPlantsandFlowers logo

To start with some nice figures from 2013: far over 75 000 people paid a visit to newPlantsandFlowers. The number of visits was more than 102 000. This year newPlantsandFlowers started well. … [Read more...]

Enhanced cooperation between CPVO and Dutch bulb growers

The Community Plant Variety Office (CPVO) from the European Union and the Dutch based Royal General Bulb Grower’s Association (KAVB) have already cooperated for several years in the … [Read more...]

True white Oriental

True white Oriental

“This is a new true Premium white Oriental variety”, states Dutch wholesaler Van den Bos Flowerbulbs in its newsletter. Premium Blond is bred by Mak Breeding and brought onto the market by … [Read more...]

New tulip dedicated to remarkable summit

Renée Jones-Bos and Jozias van Aartsen after planting Remarkable summit tulip – photo Hobaho

Mayor Jozias van Aartsen from The Hague (Netherlands) and Secretary General Renée Jones-Bos of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs planted yesterday a new tulip bred by Remarkable Tulips … [Read more...]

New dark-leafed dahlia available for confidential trials

Dahlia G2X seedling - photo: GardenGenetics

“Our new G2X dahlia varieties are available for confidential 2014 spring trials”, announces US based breeding company GardenGenetics (G2). These dahlias are bred by Mike Uchneat, … [Read more...]