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Plantarium doors open for 2014!

Plantarium doors open for 2014!

The 32nd edition of Plantarium will open its doors for the official reception tomorrow evening (Tuesday 26th August). There are several newly designed areas for visitors to inspect this year.

Plantarium Experience Centre

The central axis of this year's Plantarium consists of 20 atmospheric little show gardens, the Plantarium 20. Regionally renowned growers, garden designers and se...

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New Leaflet launch

New Leaflet launch

Hillview Hardy Plants have launched their 2014/15 promotional leaflet. This details the latest plant news including their National Collections of Acanthus and Albuca. These can be seen in production at their Worfield nursery, nr. Bridgnorth.

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54 new varieties signal 2015 Catalogue!

54 new varieties signal 2015 Catalogue!

The new 2015 JustMust catalogue is published today (August 22). This details 361 unusual and special perennials supplied as plug plants. The new catalogue from this premier supplier will also be available at the Four Oaks trade show (stand D37) and at the South West Growers show (1st October) in Exeter.

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Everris to unveil latest innovations

Everris to unveil latest innovations

Everris will unveil their latest innovations to its new water soluble fertilizer (WSF) ranges – Universol and Peters Excel – at the Four Oaks Trade Show next month. (Stands B31/32/39/40/51/52)

“As a result of increased rainwater harvesting, we are seeing rising soft water usage on UK nurseries,” says Everris Marketing Manager, Dave Steward. “Soft water is very low in dissolved nutrients. Meanwh...

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Campanula ‘Iridescent Bells’® set for Plantarium!

Campanula ‘Iridescent Bells’® set for Plantarium! 

Two new plants will dominate the Rijnbeek and Son perennials stand at Plantarium next week. (Stand 51)

‘Iridescent Bells’® is a really unique Campanula with intense dark purple buds, opening into beautiful soft lavender blue bells, which gives a unique bi-colour effect. Iridescent Bells® starts flowering in May and keeps flowering until November. There is no other Campanula t...

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Agapanthus Storm™ series – Blue Storm™

Agapanthus Storm™ series – Blue Storm™

Through extensive trials and evaluation, Tesselaar Plants have identified the Agapanthus selection “Blue Storm” as the ideal companion to complement its highly successful Agapanthus “Snow Storm” introduction. This is because this variety exhibited all the key characteristics that had made Snow Storm popular with gardeners in Australia and other parts of the world.

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Plantipp introduce 19 new varieties!

Plantipp introduce 19 new varieties!

During next week's Plantarium, Plantipp BV, the specialists in royalty management will introduce 19 new varieties on stand 35. These have been entered for the novelties inspection which is carried out by the Boskoop Royal Horticultural Society. After the introduction of the Delosperma Jewel of Desert®-series in 2013, Plantipp now draws attention to the Delosperma Wheels of Wonder® (below). These new Delosp...

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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...

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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.

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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...

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