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Belgian Suppliers Offer Personal Service

Belgian Suppliers Offer Personal Service

With Flanders as its main production region (approximately 90%), Belgium is one of the largest European exporters of trees, plants and flowers.

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Belgian exporters not only provide high-quality ornamental plants, but also guarantee personal service, excellent professional skill and enormous flexibility, also in the wh...

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Sales Trends for Late Summer

Sales Trends for Late Summer

So, which garden plants are in demand by consumers in the next two months?

A pretty accurate idea comes from the Top 10 below, based on historical sales statistics from the two previous years at the Groen-Direkt Plant Fairs.

The Top 10 is a composite on the number of plants sold in the first coulmn and on turnover in the second listing.

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Seiont in Full Bloom!

Seiont in Full Bloom!

Seiont Nurseries were delighted to see the return of the HTA National Plant Show 2022 last month.

There was continued interest in their great range of Heuchera in Plugs and P9, Hardy Ferns and new shrub ranges. Cortaderia Tiny Pampa (pictured right) won a Bronze Award. 

New 9cm Hebe Production Ready Now!

Seiont confirm their new batch...

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Superb Opportunity for Nursery Sales Professional

Superb Opportunity for Nursery Sales Professional

Tuscany Growers are seeking a new Assistant Sales Manager at their Pistoia location in Tuscany. The successful applicant must be fluent in English with a second language, preferably in either German or French.

He/She will be based at their office and nursery location and be available for travel to clients across Europe and to provide personal support at Trade Events....

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Breeding Winter Cyclamen

Breeding Winter Cyclamen

Are you still considering which product could be an option for your production in the late autumn and winter months?

Energy prices are extremely high in Europe now and these costs are an important factor when choosing the right product. Have you thought about products that are specifically developed for cold season production?

Reduced Energy Input

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A Further Chapter of Success!

A Further Chapter of Success!

We spoke recently with Nigel Judd, M.D. of Genesis Plant Marketing and how he views the current 'Breeder' climate.

“At Genesis, the Autumn and Winter period of 2021/2 was the busiest yet with much activity in terms of both potential new licensees coming to the company but also in the general demand of new products."

"Activity in the UK has increased with muc...

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What do you wish to see at the 50th Four Oaks?

What do you wish to see at the 50th Four Oaks?

The 50th Anniversary edition of the Four Oaks event is scheduled to take place on September 6th & 7th 2022.

Visitor views are being sought on which topics should make the final schedule.

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Juicy Launch from Genesis!

Juicy Launch from Genesis!

Tayberries are a cross between a blackberry and a raspberry. The Tayberry Bounty Berry is a new variety which is notable for the generous quantity of fruit it produces: very much a heavy cropper!

Raspberry Flavour

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Behind the Scenes @ Plant Market B.V.

Behind the Scenes @ Plant Market B.V.

If you are regularly looking at full planting lists or an addition to your own assortment, you might wonder if there are smarter, faster or better ways to do this.

Is there one place to order all your garden plants? The answer is Yes! 

Plant Market has the solution for professionals and growers. So why not join Plant Market and become one of their partners?

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Plant Select and Ilex Concepts Join Forces

Plant Select and Ilex Concepts Join Forces

Plant Select and Ilex Concepts have concluded an exclusive partnership for the cultivation and sale of Ilex crenata 'Dark Green' under the brand name i-LEXIT.

Ilex crenata 'Dark Green', a selection of Plant Select, has a strong growth as an alternative of Buxus and has become more widely known as an interesting evergreen structure plant with many application poss...

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