Calluna and Anthurium in peat free substrate

Calluna - image newPlantsandFlowers

German wholesaler and cash & carry Landgard presented at the last week held garden trade fair spoga+gafa in Cologne (Germany) several novelties, among them Calluna plants in peat free media. … [Read more...]

Hellebore competing for a New Product Award

Helleborus VIV Victoria - photo: Het Wilgenbroek

Belgian Helleborus specialist Het Wilgenbroek will be competing for a New Product Award at GLEE, the British trade fair where 550+ UK and International wholesale garden suppliers exhibit … [Read more...]

Gold for Astilbe ‘Beauty of Ernst’ Colour Flash at Green is Life

Astilbe 'Beauty of Ernst' Colour Flash - photo: Szkółka Bylin

Astilbe 'Beauty of Ernst' Colour Flash won at the Plant Novelties Competition of last week held Polish trade fair Green is Life in Warsaw a Gold Medal. One of the two Silver Medals went to … [Read more...]

Genesis Plant Marketing revamps its website

Genesis Plant Marketing Limited

“Since its inception in 1990, UK based Genesis Plant Marketing Limited has gone from strength to strength”, states this royalty management agency on its newly revamped website. Genesis was … [Read more...]

Best-in-Show and Awards of Merit at 2017 Farwest Show

Quercus × undulata 'Mesa de Maya' Mesa de Maya Southwest Oak – photo: Heritage Seedlings & Liners

'Mesa de Maya', trade name Mesa de Maya Southwest Oak has been chosen at the last week held 2017 Farwest Show as Best-in-Show. The winning variety was selected from seedlings grown by Dr. … [Read more...]

Polish trade fair Green is Life: 19 novelties from 9 countries

Clematis 'Kaśka' – photo: Szczepan Marczyński

As usual Polish Clematis breeder, Szczepan Marczyński will submit one of his new cultivars to the new plant competition of the Polish trade fair Green is Life (August 31-September 2). He … [Read more...]

‘Dramatic desings and dynamic plantings for consumers’

Colourfull clusters of Lagerstroemia - photo: Southern Living Plant Collection

The news post ‘5 Dramatic Designs For Delta Crapemyrtles’ provides an answer to the question how one can use Lagerstroemia in the landscape, in particular crapemyrtles of the Delta series … [Read more...]

‘Newcomer Agapanthus ‘Flower of Love’ stands out’

Agapanthus ‘Flower of Love’ – photo: Fairweather’s Nursery

“A great many Agapanthus’ have been introduced in recent years”, notes plantsman Graham Rice on the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) website. There are almost five pages of them in the 2017 … [Read more...]

Ophiopogon: dark grey-purple foliage and abundance of flowers

Ophiopogon ‘YAPARD’ Black Beard – photo: Concept Plants

Ophiopogon ‘YAPARD’ Black Beard is one of the novelties of the Farwest Show in Portland, Oregon (US) which will be held August 23-25. Royalty management agency Concept Plants submitted it to … [Read more...]

Fall Trials of US royalty management agency

Impression PlantHaven's Open House Trials 2016 - photo: PlantHaven International

PlantHaven International in Oxnard, California (US) invites professionals for their 2017 Fall Trials/Open House. The garden evaluations of this royalty management agency will include 148 … [Read more...]