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AIPH Announce IGOTY Finalists 2023

AIPH Announce IGOTY Finalists 2023

Ten ornamental horticulture growers from around the world have reached the finals for the AIPH International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards 2023.

Organised by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) in collaboration with headline sponsor Royal FloraHolland, the IGOTY Awards champion outstanding achievement and celebrate the expertise the best growers give...

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Huge Splash of Colours!

Huge Splash of Colours!

Visitors to the annual Cyclamen Open Days of Schoneveld Breeding were met by a huge splash of colours at the start of their tour.

The Dutch breeder opened the doors of its greenhouses at the end of October to display their latest varieties.

Winter Wonderland

Visitors stepped into a winter wonderland for a guided tour through the greenhouses. ...

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7 Day Countdown for Brave2Bloom!

7 Day Countdown for Brave2Bloom!

It's now just 7 days until the inaugural Floristry conference, Brave2Bloom, takes place in Tallinn, Estonia.

Across two productive days, well-known business speakers, professionals in the flower sector will gather, and share the paths of their businesses, proven techniques of building the business models, scaling and R&D in the times of crises.  

The ...

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A Very Proud Moment for Flower Carpet Pink!

A Very Proud Moment for Flower Carpet Pink!

The World Federation of Rose Societies recently inducted Flower Carpet Pink into its World Rose Hall of Fame at their triannual global meeting in Adelaide.

It is the first ever ground cover rose given this honour. This award is only given every three years, and there are only 17 previous recipients. The Flower Carpet Pink is from the Anthony Tesselaar Plant stable.

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Evanthia Brought Colour to Trade Fair Aalsmeer!

Evanthia Brought Colour to Trade Fair Aalsmeer!

The bright leaves and flowers from Westland’s breeder and propagator, had great prominence at the recent Trade Fair Aalsmeer.

During the event, Evanthia launched its new catalogues for Cut Flowers, Tropical Plants and Pot & Bedding Plants. Their dazzling bold stand was filled with extraordinary tropical plants and cut flowers.

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Pot Grown Plant Sales Continue!

Pot Grown Plant Sales Continue!

Despite the unusually warm weather right now, Kennisplants continue to see strong sales of their pot grown material.

Sales have remained steady during 2022 and are above those pre-Covid levels of 2019.

Shrub Nursery

Zundert based Kennisplants are a shrub nursery, producing their plants as both pot grown and also in the open ...

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Great Britain is the Partner Country for IPM Essen!

Great Britain is the Partner Country for IPM Essen!

British horticulture will be the focus of the 2023 edition of IPM Essen, the world's leading horticulture trade fair. The Commercial Horticultural Association is both delighted and proud to confirm this news.

IPM Essen returns to its January slot (24-27) for 2023 as the world's leading trade fair for horticulture.

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First Flower Business Conference Set for Debut

First Flower Business Conference Set for Debut

Later this month (November 28 and 29), a large-scale business conference, Brave2Bloom will be held in Tallinn, Estonia.

Across two productive days, well-known business speakers, professionals in the flower sector will gather, and share the paths of their businesses, proven techniques of building the business models, scaling and R...

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IFTF 2022 is Ready to Bloom!

IFTF 2022 is Ready to Bloom!

IFTF 2022 is preparing to receive the thousands of International Trade visitors that have pre-registered so far.

With over 275 participating companies the number of exhibitors is approaching the level of pre Covid-19.

Record Numbers

A record high number of International Flower growers are amongst this number for next week (Nov 9-11)...

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Exciting Plans Are Well Underway!

Exciting Plans Are Well Underway!

The International Media were privileged to visit NL Plants BV during the recent GrootGroenPlus event. 

This is the new trading name of Lodders Boomkwekerijen BV. 

The nursery was originally established in the early 1970's and has created an impressive profile of plant specialities. 

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