Part 2:

Sneak peek FlowerTrails 2015

Next month, the Flower Trials will be held from 9 till 12 June. At this three-day event, 49 breeders at 30 locations in Westland and Aalsmeer in The Netherlands and Rheinland Westfalen in Germany will show their pot and bedding innovations, creative concepts and a wide range of crop assortments. In the coming weeks will highlight one product from each participating company in a series of five articles. In this second edition, we show the top products of 9 companies in the Aalsmeer region.

HilverdaKooij: Helleborus Hybid Wintebells

Helleborus Hybrids Winterbells is a variety displaying unique characteristics. These plants flower very early in the season and subsequently do so for seven months. They are heat-tolerant and appropriate for controlled growth by programmed cultivation.

Horteve Breeding: Hortensia macrophylla Anda

The Hortensia macrophylla Anda, type mophead, has a dark coloured, compact foliage. It distinguishes itself by its strength and colouring.

Koppe: Betulia Red

The Betulia is the balcony and patio plant of Koppe. Its varieties are produced on an exclusive basis by a number of European growers during the spring and summer. They are thus serving the top segment of this market in annual summer-flowering plants.

Moerheim Nem Plants bv: Surfinia® Sumo

A Sumo is big, powerful and undefeatable. Surfinia® Sumo offers you the best of Japan. With its large flowers and impressive vigour Sumo is a powerful performer in the garden. Even with its stunning size, Sumo is extremely fast. Sumo grows rapidly, flowers early and can be grown into a full grown plant in a cultivation period of 6 weeks. Unique for a plant this size! Sumo is available in two striking colours: Sumo Rose and Sumo Purple.

Morel Diffusion: Latinia SUCCESS Red

In the Latinia series we find uniform and early flowering cyclamen. The advantages of this series are its compactness and large flowers, the fact that it is easy to grow, even in difficult conditions, and that this series is very homogeneous.

PanAmerican Seed & Kieft Seed: Kabloom F1 Calibrachoa

The first Calibrachoa from seed provides more opportunities for scheduling of production for this popular class. It is the ideal input for grower choice premium quarts. Also well-suited to 4 to 6-in./10 to 15-cm pots, hanging baskets and mixed combos. Bushy, trailing plants show off abundant, bright blooms.
Available in core solid colours.

Royal van Zanten: Alstroemeria - Colorita

The Colorita is a special eye-catching pot alstroemeria for balcony, patio and garden. Low-maintenance enjoyment all summer long! When placed in the sun the colorita's flower from spring till early winter. The plant survives the winter if temperatures don't drop below -5°C. The plant is available in about 20 different varieties.

Takii Europe B.V. : Helianthus annuus Sunrich Orange

Sunrich Orange Summer and Lemon Summer flower 5 to 10 days earlier than F1 Sunrich Orange and Lemon, but the flower shapes and colors are identical to Sunrich Orange and Lemon, respectively. The plant is suitable for spring to summer cultivation with sowing and growing under long-day conditions.

Thompson and Morgan: Bidens 'Gold Nuggets'

A striking new double form of Bidens ferulifolia with a compact, lax habit, and an exceptionally long flowering period. The golden, double blooms almost outshine the sun as they burst open and smother the ferny foliage from early summer onwards. Brighten up your hanging baskets and containers, or let their trailing stems spread through gravel gardens and the front of borders. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 45cm (18"). The plant is ideal for patio and ground cover, flowers from July till October and should be placed in full sunlight.

Voor meer informatie:
Parallel Boulevard 214d
The Netherlands
T: +31 71 - 364 91 01
F: +31 71 - 364 91 02

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