Three award winning plants at Belgian trade fair Florall

Actinidia arguta ‘Issai’ - photo Florall

At the earlier this week held spring edition of the Belgian trade fair Florall three novelties received an award. Actinidia arguta ‘Issai’ brought home the Gold Medal for D&V Plant … [Read more...]

Two new 2018 Plant Select varieties

Scutellaria scordiifolia ‘Pat Hayward’ (Sky’s Edge scutellaria) – photo: Plant Select, Keith Williamson

New plants are introduced to the Plant Select program each year. Plants are selected through trialing and testing at Denver Botanic Gardens, Colorado State University, and public and … [Read more...]

CDs of Bistorta and Sanguisorba trials available

Bistorta Trial in Weihenstephan – photo: Arbeitskreis Staudensichtung

The Arbeitskreis Staudensichtung – an independent panel of experts from currently 18 perennial trial gardens located in different regions of Germany, Austria and Switzerland – recently … [Read more...]

Terra Nova Nurseries launches new interactive website

Terra Nova Nurseries Home Page

Terra Nova Nurseries from Canby, Oregon (US) launched a new, redesigned version of its website. Key features of the updated site include streamlined navigation, aesthetic design, and a more … [Read more...]

New independent royalty auditor

Plant Patrol

Dutch-based Plant Patrol is a new, independent party which performs audits that focus on the production and royalty administration, mainly in the hardy nursery stock, including the … [Read more...]

newPlantsandFlowers moved

newPlantsandFlowers logo sq

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...]

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...]

Moss walls reduce particulate matter

Modular moss wall system – photo: Helix Pflanzen

The limit values of harmful atmospheric particulate matter are regularly exceeded in Germany's major cities. Moss walls can reduce particulate matter, states German company Helix … [Read more...]

Debut for dwarf growing Nepeta with big flowers

Nepeta ‘Bokratune’ Neptune – photo: Plantipp

European royalty management agency Plantipp and its sister agency for the North American market Concept Plants announce in their combined December 2017 newsletter the debut of Nepeta … [Read more...]

‘When theses osteo flowers are open, they stay open’

Osteospermum ecklonis 3D Berry White ´15 - photo: Selecta one

“Gone are the days when the good old osteospermums only came in pink, white and purple in plain old single glowers”, writes Jeremy Critchley in the trade magazine Hort Journal Australia. … [Read more...]