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Anthurium Million Flowers Red caught the eye at FlowersExpo Moscow

Russia: "Many is the new big"

Russians are known for their love of large-headed flowers. However, when looking at the products that received a lot of attention at the FlowersExpo Moscow, 'big' was not always the word that would cross your mind first. 'Many' would be a better suited word. An example is the new pot anthurium Million.....

Hot trends in mums, and what is the market looking for?

Beginning August 28th, and for a whole week, Danziger held an open-days event at its Antioquia site in Colombia. Gearing up for the next season, hundreds of industry stakeholders, from all around the world, came to explore novelties and catch up with the latest trends.“As breeders, it is our job to make sure.....

NL: Bouman Anthuriums introduces anthurium cut flower Marea

Dutch grower Bouman Anthuriums introduces the new anthurium cut flower Marea. The flower has a green base colour and changes more and more into pink during its vase life. The veins have a dark pink colour, this enhances the vintage look. The flower size is about 13 cm. The cold tolerance of Marea is fine,.....

Danziger scoops up awards at FlowersExpo Russia

Danziger varieties picked up 3 awards at the recent FlowersExpo exhibition in the “Novelty of the Year” and the "Best Quality of Products" categories.Red Velvet Scoop is a new addition to the Scoop series with a dark red color and a velvety texture, and Safora Oshi Pink is a Limonium altaica variety with an.....

Terra Nova commemorates 25th anniversary with new catalog

Terra Nova Nurseries has released the 2017-2018 edition of its plant catalog, which was designed to commemorate the company’s 25th year in business.Terra Nova Nurseries’ staff conceptualized and designed the catalog’s more than 190 pages to serve as a systemized and resourceful sales tool, avoiding standard.....

FlowersExpo Moscow:

Ball is Winner of the Exhibition best display design

The FlowersExpo, International Exhibition on Floriculture & Green Industry was held on September 12th-14th, 2017 at the Crocus Expo center in Moscow Russia.The Ball booth was the Winner of the Competition: The best display design. The booth was designed to launch the New Gypsophila SNOWBALL bred by Ball.....

Benson Hill launches CRISPR 3.0

Benson Hill Biosystems, an agricultural technology company that uses cloud biology to unlock the genetic potential of plants, announced at the Ag Innovation Showcase the commercial launch of CRISPR 3.0, a novel family of Cms1 nucleases as part of its suite of genomics tools to accelerate crop performance.....

Video: All you need to know about seed pelleting

In this video, PanAmerican Seed shares the seed pelleting process, with a look behind the scenes at how seed is pelleted and tested for high-quality results.The company also posted a second video, in which they share sowing advice to properly melt pelleted seed for good germination. PanAmerican Seed.....

Campanula unrooted cuttings available from Schoneveld

Schoneveld Breeding has two Campanula cultivars in their assortment from cuttings, namely the Campanula Ambella and the Campanula Adansa.Campanula Ambella (Campanula Portenschlagiana)These plants have a pleasing round plantshape and an abundance of bell-shaped flowers that bloom from early spring through.....

Haiku

Deliflor introduces red spray chrysanthemum

A new red spray chrysanthemum called Haiku will be introduced by Erik van der Hoeven on Monday 11 September (week 37). This intense red, velvet flower was given a Japanese name for a special occasion at the Japanese embassy. Haiku refers to a specific art of poetry in Japan. This poetic flower is.....

United Selections presents assortment at upcoming fairs

United Selections is part of this year’s Naivasha horticultural fair again, where they will showcase some of the new additions to their assortment. It will be the first time for the company to show them to clients and stakeholders.These new varieties are; Madam Cerise, World Class, Denali, Calgary, Casual,.....

Leo Ammerlaan, Van der Lugt and the Grow Group

Dutch propagators announce merger plans

Three Dutch plant growers have announced their intention to merge with effect from 1st January 2018.This involves the plant nurseries Leo Ammerlaan, Van der Lugt (both from Bleiswijk / Berkel & Rodenrijs) and the Grow Group (from Naaldwijk, with sites in Bergschenhoek, Baarlo and Kessel). They will.....

Melissa Red now available from Armada Young Plants

Melissa Red, sister of Melissa Dark Orange, is available from now on at Royal Flora Holland. The variety has a velvet red color with an excellent keeping quality. Together with Melissa Dark Orange, this santini is extremely suitable for use in autumn floral arrangements.For more information:Armada Young.....

Deliflor introduces Baltica Salmon

Baltica has been a well-known brand in chrysanthemums for years now. From week 35 the Baltica range will be expanded with Baltica Salmon, a soft colour of salmon. Linflowers will introduce Baltica Salmon in week 35 (Friday September 1), followed by Zentoo in week 37. This Baltica variety keeps its soft.....