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Airpot Technique at Floriade Expo 2022
Two pop-up tree nurseries have been built on the Floriade 2022 site.
This is where trees have been temporarily potted using an airpot technique. This system has been specially developed to allow trees to grow out of the open ground, temporarily above the surface which allows the planting season to be extended.
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Solano™ Orange sunflowers from KMB Flowers
We are now in summer time and have been able to enjoy the occasional pale rays of sunlight. Mark Bouw of KMB Flowers is now boosting this sunshine with Solano™ Orange.
This radiant orange variety from the new Solano™ sunflower collection brings high quality and opens the sunflower season with confidence.
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Holland Dahlia Event Confirmed for 2021
The 5th annual Holland Dahlia Event will take place from Sept 1st - 3rd.
The reach of the event and the campaign surrounding it has grown enormously in these past four years. In 2020, the event was held online, with a clear focus on communication via social media. The visiting locations and show gardens were also open.
Although the Holland ...
The AIPH World Green City Awards celebrate the inclusion of plant life and nature into city design, planning and function and applaud the leaders of this growing movement.
AIPH strongly believes that the correct use of plants and the landscape in cities plays a critical role in the fight against climate change and all its associated impacts. It is proven that greener cities make healthier citizens and stimulate social and e...Read more...
Increased Speed Boosts AngelaWeb Programme
ICL’s award-winning precision nutrition programme AngelaWeb has been updated and is now faster and more user-friendly than before, while also featuring recommendations for the new generation Osmocote 5.
“At a time when growers are looking to optimise crop performance, while improving labour and nutrient efficiency, precision nutrient is an attractive proposition,&rdq...Read more...
Controlled Environment Innovation
Driving productivity and demonstrating value for growers engaged with controlled environment agriculture (CEA) is of primary focus for U.K. Government agri-tech centre, CHAP.
With controlled environments such as greenhouses and vertical farming units growing in popularity, it’s becoming ever important to demonstrate the wide-ranging benefits of such systems.
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Fresh New Brand for B.A.L.I.
The British Association of Landscape Industries (BALI) has unveiled its new look ahead of its 50th year in business in 2022, marking the start of a new chapter in the Trade Association’s prestigious history.
Spearheading the brand is the Association’s fresh, contemporary new identity, boldly updated for 2021 while celebrating its heritage.Read more...
Plant Supply Restores World Heritage Site!
100-year-old commercial nursery, Johnsons of Whixley has supplied thousands of plants to help restore the grounds of the historic Studley Royal water garden to their former glory.
The estate is just 18 miles from Johnsons’ HQ in North Yorkshire and is one of Europe’s finest examples of an 18th-century garden.
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'Frosty' Spring Fails to Halt Sales to UK!
The severe frost that recently hit Italy caused damage to many plants in the Tuscany Region and in Pistoia in particular. These included those in blossom, new vegetations and fruit trees.
Despite this spring time shock, Tuscany Growers are delighted to report on increased sales and delivery to the U.K. There is strong demand for Bamboo (phyllostachis), Rhyncopspermum (be...Read more...
Blended Format for GreenTech Amsterdam
GreenTech Live & Online will be organised as an alternative event in blended format from 28 - 30 September 2021.
Organiser RAI Amsterdam expects the event will be more feasible after the summer period due to the openness to travel and the vaccination programmes. The aim is to organise a high-quality blended event which makes it possible to connect with the Global Horticulture com...Read more...