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Beekenkamp, Westhoff, Gediflora, Flamingo Holland, Plug Connection

Strong colours on display at Floricultura Pacific

Also Floricultura Pacific was home to the California Spring Trials this year. At their location in Salinas they hosted five companies; Beekenkamp, Westhoff, Gediflora, Westhoff, Flamingo Holland and Plug Connection. In this article, we will present the highlights of each of these participating.....

Terra Nova, J. Berry, Kientzler and KiwiFlora:

Windmill Nurseries home to flourishing innovations during CAST 2017

What was presented at Windmill Nurseries' location in Buellton during the California Spring Trials? In this article, we present the highlights of the participating companies at this location; Terra Nova, J. Berry, Kientzler and KiwiFlora. For J. Berry it was their first Spring Trials experience. Windmill.....

Testing new varieties in the vaselife room

Interplant is constantly working on improving the quality of its rose varieties. That is very important, as they are keen to develop the best cut roses in all facets. Vase life tests really help investigate many important things such as how does the flower behave? How do the petals look? What is the overall.....

CIOPORA takes on Toronto during AGM 2017

CIOPORA opens its 56th Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Toronto on April 24. This event will gather innovative breeders from the ornamental and fruit industries, as well as intellectual property (IP) experts, for a five-day agenda brimming with discussions and presentations on all aspects of current national.....

Highlights of Thompson and Morgan, ABZ Seeds, Plant Source International and Vista Farms

This was on display at Speedling during CAST 2017

Did you visit the California Spring Trials, but haven't had time to visit the Speedling location in San Juan Bautista? Or haven't you visited the CAST at all? No worries, we will present the highlights of each participating company in a series of articles. In this article we will present the highlights of.....

US: Monsanto surpasses pollinator habitat goal

Monsanto announced that it has reached key milestones in protecting species and promoting sustainable landscapes, two major components of its biodiversity strategy.In fiscal year 2016, Monsanto established 72 habitats at company sites across the U.S. for monarch butterflies and other pollinators. The company.....

Interplant on the road

This week, Interplant was present with a flower presentation at Flower Handling Services Holland. They showed their latest spray rose varieties for an enthusiastic audience. Grower and good client of Interplant, Molo River Roses was being put into the spotlights during this event. Some of the new varieties.....

Highlights at HMA Plants, PP&L, Cultivaris and Hem Genetics

What you missed at the CAST 2017

Many varieties were on display at the California Spring Trials 2017. So, even if you visited the event, you could have missed some. For this reason, FloralDaily.com will present several highlights that were on display at the participating companies in the coming weeks. In this article, we highlight the.....

Israel: Gene edited plants will not be regulated

Danziger Innovations announces that the Israeli National Committee for Transgenic Plants (NCTP) has made yet another major step in regulating gene editing methodologies.The most recent Committee decision, of August 2016 published in March 2017, maintains that the development of plants through gene editing.....

Genetic relationship and diversity in ornamental palms

For the first time, genetic diversity among 14 ornamental palm accessions originating from different countries and grown in different regions in Egypt were examined.Identification of genetic variation and phylogenetic relationships in ornamental palms would be useful for its genetic identification,.....

Plant Sciences prize awarded to Wageningen graduate

Wageningen University & Research graduate Maria Fernandéz de Bobadilla received the East-West Seed graduation award for Plant Sciences (5,000 Euro) at the Royal Holland Society for Sciences and Humanities. Maria’s research focuses on how plants deal with their environment when affected by more.....

Twenty years of Gardengirls

In 2017, the Gardengirls brand celebrates its 20 years jubilee. Gardengirls is synonym for heather, particularly for winter-hardy bud-bloomers. The autumn-flowering heather Calluna vulgaris is in Germany the No. 1 of all bedding plants produced and for sure the No. 1 in the important autumn market.Since 43.....

13th - 16th of June, Netherlands

Delishow / FlowerTrials again slated for June 2017

At last it’s there: from Tuesday, 13 June through Friday, 16 June, Deliflor Chrysanten will present its Delishow 2017. We cordially invite you to join us for an all inclusive guided tour through these flower trials.This is where you can take a good close look at more than 250 different varieties for.....

April 11-12, Nakuru

Kenya: United Selections announces Open Days

United Selections will hold their Open Days in Nakuru, Kenya on Tuesday 11th of April and Wednesday 12th of April 2017.Participants of the two open days will be presented with an opportunity to learn more about the 2017 Assortment and other interesting varieties for both low and high altitudes, some of which.....