Dümmen Orange Welcomes New Director Business Development to the Executive Committee

Dümmen Orange, the world’s largest breeder and propagator in floriculture, announces that Perry Wismans is appointed as Director Business Development and joins the Dümmen Orange Executive Committee.

U.S. Senator Chris Murphy Urges USDA to Continue to Support U.S. Floral Industry, American-Grown Flowers

U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) called on the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on Friday to continue supporting the American floral and horticulture industry. In a letter to U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, Murphy emphasized the importance of supporting the America’s floricultural industry.

Plantarium Reveals Plans at IPM Essen

February 19, 2020 Plantarium

Your Greenspiration Matchmaker, Plantarium’s new promise. Plantarium presented its newly charted course at IPM Essen.

Get to Know this Floribunda ‘Soul Sister’, Bred by Christian Bedard

Soul Sister was bred by Christian Bedard in the United States in 2008. It was introduced in the United States by Weeks in 2012 as ‘Koko Loco’. This rose was released in Australia in 2015 as ‘Soul Sister’ by Swane’s Nurseries as Agent for Weeks.

New Hortinno Magisnow ‘Winter Beauty’ Scores Double at IPM Essen

February 18, 2020 Hortibreed

The rhododendron simsii Hortinno® Magisnow Winter Beauty® by Hortibreed NV based in Lochristi, Belgium, won two awards at the IPM international horticultural trade fair in Essen: after winning the “IPM Novelty 2020” award in the category “Flowering indoor plant”, it was also elected the most popular novelty by the public.