blueOne a new star among the campanulas

Campanula portenschlagiana blueOne

Floradania Marketing A/S, the industry owned marketing company which promotes the sale of Danish pot plants highlights in its latest newsletter the new Campanula portenschlagiana blueOne. … [Read more...]

Schoneveld Breeding presents ‘You do the math’

Super Serie Mammoth F1 Dark Violet - Photo: Schoneveld

During the California Spring Trials, March 24-31 in the USA, Dutch breeding company Schoneveld will focus on its newest introduction, the giant large flowered Mammoth, impressive in the … [Read more...]

Kalanchoe with wildly feminine blooms

Kalanchoe ’Feminine Pink Meadow’ - Photo: Queen

Danish Kalanchoe breeder Knud Jepsen in Hinnerup (brand name Queen) showed on the New Products Plaza of FloraHolland Trade Fair 2012, March 14-16 the rose kalanchoe ’Feminine Pink Meadow’. … [Read more...]

“No real stars amongst new Poinsettias”

Many traders still view Poinsettia as a risky product and there are incidents surrounding their sales every year. Annual testing of a number of new and existing varieties is a successful … [Read more...]

Flower Anthurium Rainbow Champion changes colour

Anthurium Rainbow Champion - Photo: newPlantsandFlowers

Anthurium Rainbow Champion has deep coloured leaves and flowers, which vary in colour as they get older. Dutch Anthurium Grower Stolk Brothers in Bergschenhoek showed the plant on the New … [Read more...]

Tillandsia in a tube


Dutch nursery Zeurniet in Honselersdijk showed on the New Products Plaza of FloraHolland Trade Fair 2012 (March 14-16) a Tillandsia concept called Lonatha. The Tillandsias are grown in a … [Read more...]

Azalea with spider looks

Rhododendron simsii Hekla - Photo: newPlantsandFlowers

Dutch breeder and grower L.J. van der Meer in Kudelstaart showed on the New Products Plaza of FloraHolland Trade Fair 2012 ‘spider’ Rhododendron simsii 'Hekla'. This azalea stands out … [Read more...]

Alocasia Batu with large, smooth and grey leaves

Alocasia Batu - Photo: newPlantsandFlowers

Dutch nursery J. de Groot in Langeweg introduces Alocasia Batu. This Alocasia stands out due to its large, smooth and grey leaf with a light pink underside. It reminds of the elephant ear’s … [Read more...]

Small Anthurium scherzerianum with speckled flowers


Dutch Anthurium breeder Anthura in Bleiswijk developed a new Anthurium scherzerianum with speckled flowers. This variety Amaretti is suitable for pot size 9. It was shown on the New Products … [Read more...]

Astelia for indoor and outdoor use

Astelia chathamica x nervosa 'Silver Shadow'

Levoplant in Honselerdijk, Netherlands takes Astelia chathamica x nervosa 'Silver Shadow' into production. The nursery recommends this silver plant for indoor and outdoor use. Silver Shadow … [Read more...]