CDs of Bistorta and Sanguisorba trials available

Bistorta Trial in Weihenstephan – photo: Arbeitskreis Staudensichtung

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 evaluated their Bistorta and Sanguisorba trials. Results of these trials can be found in the German trade magazine Gartenpraxis. Gartenbausoftware, a division at Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences (the German university specializing in green engineering courses) issued a Bistorta CD and a Sanguisorba CD with the results. The first one includes information about 42 different Bistorta varieties and 210 images. The second CD provides also provides information about 42 different Sanguisorba varieties and 208 images. Each CD (in German) costs € 20. Shipping costs in Germany are € 3 and international € 6.