New tag promotes All American Selection Winners

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MasterTag announces that it will now stock in inventory, two new tags that identify and promote All American Selection (AAS) Winners. Special plants deserve a special tag, states this … [Read more...]

New plants highlighted on US conference

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New perennials will be highlighted on March 15 at the Perennial Plant Conference of The University of Connecticut (US) by Barbara Balgoyen, Customer Service and Technical Consultant, Walters … [Read more...]

Bronze medal for Hydrangea paniculata Bobo

Hydrangea paniculata Bobo ‘Ilvobo’ - Photo Proven Winners

At the the novelty competition Innovert of the French trade fair Salon du Végétal 2012 Hydrangea paniculata Bobo ‘Ilvobo’ was awarded with a bronze medal. This entry from Belgium grower DE … [Read more...]

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Invitation to Amaryllis Innovation

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From 9-23 March, Dutch Amaryllis breeder/grower Gebroeders van Velden in ’s-Gravenzande organizes the Amaryllis days. During these open days – called Amaryllis Innovation – a wide range of … [Read more...]

Bronze medal for fringed Cyclamen Halios CURLY Purple

Cyclamen Halios CURLY Purple

Cyclamen Halios CURLY Purple with edge of French cyclamen breeder S.A.S Morel Diffusion was awarded with a bronze medal at the novelty competition Innovert of the French trade fair Salon du … [Read more...]

Silver for vibrant pink Calibrachoa

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Calibrachoa x Superbells Cherry Star of Plan Ornamental SAS in Angers, France was awarded with a silver medal at the novelty competition Innovert of the French trade fair Salon du Végétal. … [Read more...]

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Rosa Babylon Eyes series gets gold at French show

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In February, the jury of the 2012 Innovert competition of the French trade fair Salon du Végétal in Angers awarded in February the Rosa Babylon Eyes series, including Sunshine, Pastel, Coral … [Read more...]

Acer ‘Frisine’ surprises with yellow bordered leaves

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The multicoloured Acer platanoides ‘Frisine’ was found in 2006 alongside a road in the Czech Republic. The yellow bordered leaves are stunning in springtime. Frisine has a columnar habit … [Read more...]

Louis Kester manager at Schoneveld Breeding

Louis Kester

Louis Kester (45) starts on March 15 as commercial manager at Schoneveld Breeding. The company, based in The Netherlands, is specialized in breeding flowering pot plants, Cyclamen and … [Read more...]

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Lo & Behold: a new vision on Buddleia

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“While Steve Jobs had the vision for the iphone, Dr. Dennis Werner had a vision for a new and breed of Buddleia”, says Englishman Tim Wood in his newsletter The Plant Hunter. “He called his … [Read more...]