Visitors vote Rose Timeless Purple as Best in Show

Rosa Timeless Purple - photo: Wharton Nurseries

Visitors to the HTA National Plant Show 2018 which was held this week in the UK have voted Timeless Purple as Best in Show at the New Plant Awards. Timeless Purple is a rose from … [Read more...]

‘Lightning Strike’ to be introduced at Cultivate’18

Calamagrostis x acutiflora Lightning Strike – photo: Emerald Coast Growers

Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Lightning Strike' is one of the new products to be introduced by Emerald Coast Growers (ECG) at Cultivate'18, the US trade fair in Columbus, Ohio that will be … [Read more...]

Gold for 100% recycled paper packaging

EcoExpert pot - photo: Modiform

EcoExpert, a range of packaging produced from 100% recycled paper won the Gold Medal in the Category Distribution/Floristry of the Innovert competition of the French trade fair Salon du … [Read more...]

Another Best of Show distinction for Frank P Matthews

Laburnum anagyroides Yellow Rocket - photo: Frank P Matthews

Laburnum anagyroides Yellow Rocket from UK-based nursery Frank P Matthews has been crowned this year as Best in Show at the New Plant Awards of the HTA National Plant Show 2018. The show … [Read more...]

Webinar ‘Exciting New Plants Entering the Pipeline’

Brent Pemberton - photo: Texas A&M Agricultural Research and Extension Center

‘Exciting New Plants Entering the Pipeline’ is the title of a one-hour webinar which will be held on Thursday July 19. In this webinar, Dr. Brent Pemberton, Professor and Regents Fellow at … [Read more...]

Genetic breakthrough in terms of Saliva guaranitica colour

Salvia 'Amante' – photo: New World Plants

Salvia 'Amante' is a new introduction of a Saliva guaranitica hybrid which is related to Salvia 'Amistad'. Breeding company and royalty management agency New World Plants, Herefordshire (UK) … [Read more...]

‘Cordyline with magnificent bright pink leaves’

Cordyline australis ‘Zumba’ – photo: Rouxel

Cordyline australis ‘Zumba’ is one of the entries of the new plants competition Innovert of the French trade fair Salon du Végétal 2018 which will be held this week (June 19-21). ‘Zumba’ is … [Read more...]

Comprahensive annuals and perennials reports

2018 California Spring Trials Report – photo Eason Horticultural Resources

The team of sales people and office staff of Eason Horticultural Resources (EHR) have returned from their annual visit to the California Spring Trials (CAST). EHR serves in North America as … [Read more...]

‘A sensational, frilled plant with evergreen wavy foliage’

Farfugium japonicum ‘Wavy Gravy’ presented by Lloyd Traven – photo: Concept Plants

Farfugium japonicum ‘Wavy Gravy’ is a new cultivar that is characterized by its compact, uniform, round mounded plant habit, its young puberulent foliage that remains densely pubescent even … [Read more...]

Sneak preview on ‘groundbreaking rooting technology’

Basewell bare root cuttings - photo: Dümmen Orange

In April 2018 Dümmen Orange already announced the introduction of Basewell as ‘an innovative groundbreaking rooting technology’. This week the company offers a sneak preview on this … [Read more...]