Special Trade Shows

Preparations California Spring Trials in full swing

The preparations for the California Spring Trials are in full swing as it is set to go from Wednesday, March 29 through Sunday, April 2, 2022. At 10 locations throughout California, nearly 40 breeders will present their new, excising and potential novelties and concepts.  Eager to get an impression of the…

HortiFlora Expo comes back after four years of absence

HortiFlora Expo, the international floriculture trade fair of Ethiopia is on again after four years of absence. Corona being the reason why the last edition took place in 2019, the Ethiopian Horticulture Producers Exporters Association EHPEA is warmly welcoming international visitors to HortiFlora Expo…

Countdown for the Flower and Plant Show in Istanbul

Bringing together the stakeholders of the ornamental plants and landscaping industry at an international fair, The Flower and Plant Show 2023 opens its doors on February 16. Hundreds of industry-related products are exhibited, such as trees, flowers, and bulbs, indoor and outdoor ornamental plants,…

Take a journey through the world of orchids at Orchid Inspiration Days 2023

This year, ten orchid growers are opening their nurseries for the eighth time in a row to showcase their colorful range to clients and end customers. Orchids in various colors and shapes provide an inspiring display at each of the ten locations. ParticipantsAfter the success of the previous events,…

Energy+ Alliance (E+A)

Seven companies unite to help growers beat the energy crisis and boost crop growth

Gas engine specialist LouwSon Energy will launch an exciting new CHP partnership – the Energy+ Alliance (E+A) – at the Dutch trade show HortiContact 2023. Offering whole-of-market engine support, CHP supply, and energy generation solutions, E+A will help growers and greenhouse owners to generate on-site…

15th and 16th September, 2023

Preparations for Naivasha Horticultural Fair 2023 in full swing

The Naivasha Horticultural Fair will be held on the 15th and 16th of September at the Naivasha Sports club in Naivasha, Kenya, and the fair is expanding yearly. Click here for an impression of the 2022 edition. Chairman Richard McGonnel: "N H Fair continues to expand each year, and this year we do not…

Plant novelties awarded in six categories

39th International Plant Fair, IPM Essen was ceremonially opened

The 39th International Plant Fair IPM Essen has started. Messe Essen welcomed around 300 guests to the official opening ceremony - including representatives from business and politics, such as the Consul General of Great Britain, Rafe Courage, and the State Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Food and…

New exhibitor information and renderings for 2023 Philadelphia Flower Show

In a press conference held at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (PAFA), The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) unveiled five new design concepts that will be a part of the 2023 Flower Show’s major exhibitions, showcasing large-scale gardens over 900 square feet. PHS created an art gallery…

Floricultura focuses on long vase life Phalaenopsis varieties

Floricultura is set to showcase a large selection of its long-vase-life Phalaenopsis varieties at IPM Essen, Germany. A vase life (or shelf life) of 110 days is becoming more standard in the industry, and by offering these varieties, the breeding and propagation specialist is catering to the…

Paper bag for naturally moist soil

The specialization of Erdenwerk Kleeschulte in peat-free and peat-reduced soils and substrates is a business out of sustainable conviction. The tireless search for an environmentally friendly packaging solution is only logical. After intensive joint research with dy-pack Verpackungen GmbH from…

Peat substitutes and fermentation residues on display at IPM

The Julius Kühn Institute will show five ongoing projects on peat substitutes in horticulture at IPM 2023 in Essen. Among the exhibits awaiting visitors are stinging nettles.…

Dümmen Orange’s new fuchsia series Ballerina’s stars at IPM

Breeder and propagator Dümmen Orange presents a varied mix of annuals, perennials, and pot plants at IPM this year, including a preview of the new 2023 assortment. The star of…

We have all been waiting for this for a long time:

Selecta one at IPM 2023: Developments in the field of sustainability

Finally, the IPM in Essen is allowed to open its doors again to the professional audience of the green industry! As a globally successful company, Selecta one will, of course,…

CHA Horticultural Forum at IPM Essen to host DEFRA as it discusses new approach for Import/Export Border Controls

The Commercial Horticultural Association (CHA) is looking forward to welcoming visitors to the IPM Essen exhibition (24-27th January) and, in particular, to the International…

IPM press conference to hold a panel packed with speakers

New plant varieties, innovative technology, and trendy sales ideas for the green retail trade: after a break due to the pandemic, IPM ESSEN will finally be back at Messe Essen from 24 to 27 January 2023. The trend-setting order and networking platform for the global green industry offers solutions for…

"Energy will be top of mind at IPM Essen"

"Energy is arguably the biggest challenge for greenhouse growers in these times. Rising prices and supply uncertainty have hit many growers and have even led some to skip the winter grow cycle altogether. So naturally, energy is on everyone's mind at the upcoming IPM exhibition in Essen", says Ziv Shaked…

Theme trade fair GrootGroenPlus 2023: Dynamic and Digital

The theme of the 33rd edition of the trade fair, which will be held on 4-6 October 2023, is announced: in December, the theme Dynamic and Digital was unanimously chosen.…

Gearing up for IPM Essen

The international green sector has been waiting for this: IPM ESSEN opens its doors again after a break due to the pandemic. The world's leading trade fair for horticulture will attract visitors from…

"First spring edition fully booked"

Plantarium|Groen-Direkt raring to go

With barely a month to go to the fair's opening, the organizers of Plantarium|Groen-Direkt are finalizing the preparations. Exhibitors are busy completing their profiles on…

January 18-20, 2023

US (FL): What to expect at Costa Farm's booth at the TPIE?

The Tropical Plant International Expo (TPIE) will take place this week in Tampa, FL, and Costa Farms will be a key exhibitor during this expo. One can Preschedule a booth…

Plantipp to show over 11 novelties at IPM 2023

After years of waiting, the time has finally come: IPM ESSEN - the world's leading trade fair for horticulture - will allow the green sector to meet face-to-face once again.…

CHA Horticultural Forum at IPM Essen to host DEFRA as it discusses new approach for Import/Export Border Controls

The Commercial Horticultural Association (CHA) is looking forward to welcoming visitors to the IPM Essen exhibition (24-27th January) and, in particular, to the International…

New hydrangea’s from HBA at IPM Essen

From January 24 to January 27, Dutch breeder HBA from De Kwakel will introduce a number of new pot hydrangeas at the IPM Essen in Germany. On display are Fabolo blue and Floria blue, among others. The new catalog 2023/2024, containing a complete overview of the pot range, is also available at the HBA…

"The focus must be on more optimism and more experiences at the point of sale"

At Christmasworld, trade visitors will experience the latest themes and trends for festive decorations that enliven the retail trade and city centers alike. A great wealth of expert know-how and inspiration for varied assortments for a successful business season is on the agenda of the event program. "In…

Sneak peek at the new Creek Hill Nursery varieties for 2023

Peek into the future this winter with new varieties from Creek Hill Nursery, formally announced at the January MANTS trade show in Baltimore, Maryland. Available for shipping this spring, these crops can be ordered through your favorite broker, via the Creek Hill shopping cart, or directly by email or…

US: Spring Meadow Nursery introduces new Proven Winners ColorChoice varieties for 2023 trade shows

Spring Meadow Nursery is proud to unveil 25 new Proven Winners® ColorChoice® shrub varieties for 2023, many of which will be available for viewing this January in the Spring Meadow booth at trade shows across the country. Double Play® Dolly™ Bringing new excitement to existing Proven Winners® ColorChoice®…

January 9-11, 2023, in Baltimore:

US (MD): Ready for MANTS?

The Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show (MANTS) is around the corner, and the 900+ exhibitors are adding the final touches to their booths and are preparing to share the latest products and innovations. The Baltimore Convention Center in Maryland, USA, will open its doors on January 11 where they will welcome visitors from all over…

Dummen Orange

Dümmen Orange anticipates a strong return at HortEx 2023

Dümmen Orange has great expectations for the dynamic and growing Vietnamese market. Since 2021, a Dümmen Orange commercial representative serves its local Vietnamese business partners and flower growers, offering a wide portfolio of starting materials, such as Calibrachoa, Petunia, NGI, Anthurium, and…

The art of recycled plastic

With 'The art of recycled plastic,' Desch is launching a new communication concept that elevates the making of products from recycled plastic to an art form. Kees Waqué, Manager of Retail and Marketing, talks about this unique concept, why it's time to look at plastic differently, and how Desch is going to show this art form. The…

Elsner pac: At the IPM with gardener solutions

"The energy crisis is not only challenging for ourselves, but also for our customers. That is why we are stepping up the development of larger young plant products and breeding more sustainable varieties so that our customers in Europe themselves have to use less energy," comments Jörg Mehle, Sales…


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