News: french plant news

First SIVAL TV Webinar

First SIVAL TV Webinar

SIVAL invites you to its first TV Webinar (by Réussir ) next Tuesday March 9 at 4.30 p.m. (CET).

The theme for this is 'Faced with COVID', how to welcome and recruit the workforce.

Specialist Speakers

In the form of a live TV set, specialist speakers, experts and professionals in the sector offer you to answer these challen...

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Adding 'Blue' to a Flowering Garden

Adding 'Blue' to a Flowering Garden

The best way to add blue to a flowering garden is with a selection of 'compact' Blue Agapanthus! 

You need one of the well-bred narrow leafed types like the Storm®Agapanthus series, all growing on compact bushes with stems of 30-40cms.

Well-bred plants are worth adding to your list of favourites becau...

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New Programme for Salon du Vegetal

New Programme for Salon du Vegetal

The Covid19 pandemic has had a major impact on the global horticultural sector.

In this context, Destination Angers, organizer of the Salon du Vegetal, have deferred their 2020 event to next year. This trade show will now be held at the Angers Exhibition Centre from February 9-10, 2021.

The event will engage itself in the exchange, the innovations demonstration and the search ...

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5th Time in Essen for Javoy Nurseries

5th Time in Essen for Javoy Nurseries

Javoy nurseries will exhibit for the 5th time at IPM Essen this week. (Stand 6G14-3)

There they will showcase some new and exclusive easy-growing Clematis varieties.

Vibrant Colours

These provide good establishment once re-potted or planted in the garden, and are drought, wind and disease-resistant. Their aesthe...

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'Climate Change and Trees' Conference

'Climate Change and Trees' Conference

Hester MacDonald reports on this recent conference held in HEPIA (Haute école de Paysage, Ingénierie et Architecture) in Geneva.

The Swiss branch of the French organisation Plante et Cité recently hosted this event on the subject of Trees and Climate Change.

Defining 'Mediterranean Climate'

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From Hybrid to the Garden!

From Hybrid to the Garden!

Salon du Végétal 2019 encompassed the complete sequence of how plants originate, through to the gardens and landscape of our cities.

For the first time, this trade show gathered the entire horticultural production and nursery industry including breeders, propagators, seedling producers, seed producers.

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Countdown to Salon du Végétal

Countdown to Salon du Végétal

The 'must-see' event for plant professionals in France and Europe, the Salon du Végétal will be held next week from 10 - 12 September 2019 at the Parc des Expositions in Nantes.

Wealth of the Plant World

For this 34th edition, the event is changing its face and begins a real homecoming. Th...

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We Need More Flowers!

We Need More Flowers!

All the important moments in life are reinforced with flowers, and because flowers have such a positive effect on people, we need more of them.

The successful ‘We need more Flowers’ campaign was recently launched for a second time. 

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"Les bienfaits magiques des arbres"

"Les bienfaits magiques des arbres"

In our series of Book Reviews, Hester Macdonald reviews this new publication for 'hungry tree buffs' .

This recently published book by Stéphane Krebs, (a third generation Swiss landscaper with a passion for trees), is intended for the popular market.

Divided into Section...

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Change of Timing for Salon du Végétal

Change of Timing for Salon du Végétal

The 'must-see' event for plant professionals in France and Europe, the Salon du Végétal will be held this year from 10 - 12 September 2019 at the Parc des Expositions in Nantes.

Wealth of the Plant World

For this 34th edition, the event is changing its face and begins a real homecomin...

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