Sweet spray chrysanthemum with pink-white flowers

Chrysanthemum Prada Sweet - photo: Fides

Dutch nursery Five-Star (J. Vollebregt) starts with the supply of a new spray chrysanthemum Prada Sweet from breeder Fides at the flower auction FloraHolland in Naaldwijk (Netherlands). … [Read more...]

Six cute well-adapted, smaller plants

Clematis scottii - photo Kirk Fieseler/Plant Select

“Our Petites are just arriving in local garden centers”, states Plant Select in its latest newsletter. Plant Select is a cooperative program in the US administered by Denver Botanic Gardens … [Read more...]

New ‘grande dame’ among the disbudded chrysanthemums

Chrysanthemum Anabel - photo: Royal Van  Zanten

Dutch based chrysanthemum grower J. & A. Flowers started with the supply of the new disbudded white Anabel from Royal Van Zanten at the Dutch flower auction FloraHolland. The brothers Jan … [Read more...]


Four Japanese awards for Danish mini roses

Rosa Infinity - photo: Roses Forever

“Our new Infinity series of mini roses from Danish rose breeder Rosa Eskelund has been awarded four awards at the recently held Flower and Garden Show in Japan”, reports Roses Forever. The … [Read more...]

Beyond-gardening marketing program for geranium

Blooms of Bressingham has announced a new dedicated marketing program for Geranium Rozanne. Capitalising on Rozanne's many accolades and awards recognising the plant’s quality and broad … [Read more...]

Sun yellow Promenaea

Promenaea 'Sunlight' - photo: SOGO

New for the Danish pot plant industry is Promenaea 'Sunlight'. Danish marketing organization Floradania highlights this new product from SOGO Team in its latest newsletter. Sogo Team in … [Read more...]


Germany must apply international plant breeders’ rights rules

Clematis 'Fond Memories' - photo: Hortis Legal

The German Bundessortenamt which is responsible for granting of Plant Breeders' Rights, the registration of varieties in the National List and for variety and seed affairs in Germany, must … [Read more...]

Green spray chrysanthemum with unique looks

Chrysanthemum Bomber Green - photo: Dekker Chrysanten

Dutch grower Helvoort Chrysanten started with the supply of spray Chrysanthemum Bomber Green, bred by Dekker Chrysanten. Buyers at the FloraHolland auctions in Aalsmeer and Naaldwijk can … [Read more...]

‘Get that desirable blue color without aluminum sulfate’

Hydranga macrophylla L.A. Dreamin’ – photo: Ball Ornamentals

“L.A. Dreamin’ is the first Hydrangea macrophylla to show blue, pink and everything in between on the same plant without any aluminum sulfate or special fertilizer”, claims Ball Ornamentals. … [Read more...]


New Pieris sold as PlantPrimeur

Pieris 'Pink Passion' - photo: Plantipp

Last year in October at the trade fair GrootGroenPlus 2013 Pieris ‘Pink Passion’ from Ron van Opstal won a Bronze Medal. ‘Pink Passion’ is now available through Connect from the FloraHolland … [Read more...]