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Seeds and Plants to Commercial Growers!

Seeds and Plants to Commercial Growers!

Ball Colegrave (formerly Colegrave Seeds), is the UK’s leading wholesale distributor of seed and plants to commercial growers and local authorities. The company was founded in 1962 by the late David Colegrave and his wife Nancy. David pioneered with the introduction of the first F1 Hybrids to the UK market, a significant turning point in the history of ornamental bedding plants.

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New 'Rose' Introductions planned at IPM!

New 'Rose' Introductions planned at IPM!

IPM Essen 2015 will see the largest ever UK participation from the two main British pavilions and other satellite stands at the event. Many first-time exhibitors will be showcasing new product ranges and varieties, alongside some more familiar participants.

'The Poet's Wife'

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Gold Winners at GrootGroenPlus!

Gold Winners at GrootGroenPlus!

At the recent GrootGroenPlus trade fair in Zundert, two Gold prizes were awarded to the Novelty entrants including 'Best in Show'.

Compact Evergreen Shrub

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Spectacular self-portrait of Van Gogh

Spectacular self-portrait of Van Gogh

Today, (Thursday, 9 October,) the Executive Board of Keukenhof planted the first bulbs for a flower mosaic of Vincent Van Gogh. 2015 will be the Year of Van Gogh, and Keukenhof will be marking the occasion by honouring the famous Dutch artist. The highlight of this Van Gogh-themed year will be the flower mosaic based on a self-portrait by the artist.The mosaic will measure 250 square metres and is pl...

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Let's immerse in Greenery!

Let's immerse in Greenery!

The 30th Salon du Végétal will take place from 17 to 19 February 2015 in Angers (France) with the strong theme ‘Let’s immerse in greenery’. The message for 2015 is to discover the pleasure of complete immersion in the heart of the flower and plant world which convenes in the same place.

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The future comes to life...at FloraHolland!

The future comes to life...at FloraHolland!

Next month sees the FloraHolland Trade Fair in Aalsmeer. Held from Wednesday 5th to Friday 7th November, the FloraHolland flower auction plays host to where International Floriculture comes together.

Growers and breeders from the Netherlands and...

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Cut flowers or Potted colour?

Cut flowers or potted colour?

There are people who buy cut flowers to decorate the home. And there are those who do it with pots filled with living, flowering plants. Now if you're someone who visits the florist, buys several different types of flower and foliage and enjoys creating a blog-worthy arrangement, then routine is critical.

But if you’re like most people, you probably buy a bunch of something that looks nice, take it home an...

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Capitalise on $50 billion investment!

Capitalise on $50 billion investment!

The UAE is attracting almost $50 billion worth of construction projects this year.

The Outdoor Design & Build Show (13 – 15 April 2015 at the Dubai World Trade Centre), is hosted by Dubai Municipality for the third consecutive year. This will attra...

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Products and Technology on display

Products and Technology on display

As well as the range of trees, the third edition of Expo TCO from 1st -2nd October in Opheusden will also have ornamental shrubs, conifers and perennials on display. In addition, the fair will feature a great deal of technology.

Avenue Trees ta...

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Exciting programme at GrootGroenPlus!

Exciting programme at GrootGroenPlus!

The annual GrootGroenPlus event in Zundert takes place next week from 1st- 3rd October. The exhibitor space is fully allocated and novelties have been entered for inspection. Other features of the programme are also taking shape. The themes for the around-the-large-green-table sessions have been announced.

Bigger than in 2013

GrootGroenPlus 2014 will not only surpa...

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