News - Page 162

Black Diamond® entered for New Plant Awards

Black Diamond® entered for New Plant Awards

De Jong Plant BV from Boskoop have entered three cultivars from the Hydrangea macrophylla BLACK DIAMONDS® series for the Plantarium new plant awards. BLACK DIAMONDS® grow slowly, creating a natural balance between the structure of the plant and the number of flowers. The flowers are spherical and umbelliferous and all the cultivars have striking veins on the dark-coloured leaves. The European PBR-pr...

Read more...
More than 5,500 sample batches!

More than 5,500 sample batches!

The annual Groen-Direkt Autumn Fair takes place next week. This is held at the ITC site, Noorwegenlaan 37, Hazerswoude and includes more than 5,500 sample batches of the late summer and autumn product range. 1,000 m2 of sample Christmas trees will also be on display and more than 150 suppliers are taking advantage of the Product Promotion Plaza.

...

Read more...
2 litre Perennials boost 2015 season!

2 litre Perennials boost 2015 season!

Hawkesmill Nurseries are offering a 2 litre pot size promotion to enhance early spring sales for 2015.

'Season Starter Collection'

The' Season Starter Collection' contains 144 perennials (as one trolley) showing new...

Read more...
Plantarium goes Outdoors!

Plantarium goes Outdoors!

A selection of machinery and equipment exhibitors will be presenting outdoor exhibits at Plantarium in 12 days time. Around ten stand holders will be demonstrating a variety of new developments at a new location. The outdoor demonstrations will take place in front of the Plantarium Building, close to the entrance. The demonstration site will be visible to visitors as they walk from the car pa...

Read more...
Tags:
Stylish finish with Bespoke design!

Stylish finish with Bespoke design!

Christian Day Ltd have been one of the leading suppliers to the Landscape industry for over 30 years. As manufacturers of bespoke GRP containers, they have become a benchmark for high quality. From initially serving purely the Interior Landscape sector, many of their recent contracts involve some of the most prestigious events and locations across the U.K.

...

Read more...
'Keen on Autumn' theme

'Keen on Autumn' theme

The Floralis Boskoop Autumn fair will take place from the 27th - 29th of August, in the inside area of their Cash & Carry at the Denemarkenlaan 9 in Hazerwoude. Opening hours are 7.30 am - 5 pm each day. A visit to this Autumn fair can easily be combined with a visit to the Cash & Carry of Floralis Boskoop and the International Tree Nursery Trade Fair Plantarium 2014.

...

Read more...
Tags:
Digitalis Illumination comes of age!

Digitalis Illumination comes of age!

The annual Thompson & Morgan trials, held in Suffolk, provided a valuable platform to promote all aspects of their UK and International businesses. July 2014 was no exception with visitor numbers and quality improving year on year.

There was a good mix of people and increasingly better grower numbers. Thompson and Morgan are renown for the unique nature of their breeding and they displayed a goo...

Read more...
Wide Assortment of Hydrangeas

Wide Assortment of Hydrangeas

De Jong Plant BV specialises in the cultivation and development of hydrangeas and supplies a wide assortment of species, colours and pot sizes. Improving quality, developing new species and cultivation are equally important to De Jong and these standards are reflected in their species. In the ‘Magical® Four Seasons®’ collection, the flowers change colour during blooming. The same applies to the ‘Black Steel®’ and...

Read more...
Avoid waterlogging in your glasshouse

Avoid waterlogging in the glasshouse

A unique method of eradicating soil compaction within glasshouses is available from Terrain Aeration Services. Their advice is to ensure that the ground where pots or growing bags are placed don't become too compacted over a period of time.

Excess water will collect and harmful fungi may thrive, which in turn, can cause infection to plants. When you are changing your planting regime from one cu...

Read more...
Four Oaks debut for Cast Clear®

Four Oaks debut for Cast Clear®

Cast Clear® will make its debut at Four Oaks next month (Stand A55.) This is an indication of the growth in the potential for this leading garden retail product. CastClear® is an organic non-pesticide control solution available to domestic lawn owners to deter the worms from casting. This unique liquid combination was exhibited at Glee last year where a new 'Mixed case' option was launched. For the growing num...

Read more...
Tags: