Plantarium novelty selection 2017 unveiled

A second set of entries for the 23-26 August Boskoop-based Plantarium nursery show have been released.

Phlox paniculata 'Pink Candy' (Early) - image: Dümmen Orange
Phlox paniculata 'Pink Candy' (Early) - image: Dümmen Orange

The first part includes two from English breeder Peter Moore, while the new selection includes three from Dummen Orange.

Abelia grandiflora 'Opstal103' (Magic Daydream) - image: Boomkwekerij R. van Opstal

Abelia grandiflora 'Opstal103' (Magic Daydream) was bred and submitted by Boomkwekwerij R. van Opstal BV from Zundert, which also markets it. Management is by Planttip BV from IJsselstein.

Calluna vulgaris 'Cologne' (Skyline®), 'Seastar' and 'Sela' have been submitted by Eden's Creations from Wezep. Europlant Canders from Straelen (Germany) markets the plant.

Chamaecyparis thyoides 'Spitsbergen' (Woody World®) is a mutation originating from the existing variety Chamaecyparis thyoides 'Gizeh' (Excellent Point). Kwekerij Hoekert from Wezep markets this novelty. Eden's Creations has submitted the plant for the novelty showcase.

Chlorophytum saundersiae 'Starlight' is from Kientzler Jungpflanzen of Gensingen (Germany) and is marketed by Hoogeveen Plants BV. Ian Lief from Durban, Outer West (South Africa) is the breeder. Management is by Planttip BV from IJsselstein.

Delosperma '18-512' (Jewel of Desert Sunstone) - image: Alkemade BV, Gebr. Th. & W

Delosperma '18-512' (Jewel of Desert Sunstone) and Delosperma '18-162' (Jewel of Desert Candystone) are from Gebr. Th. & W. Alkemade BV from Lisse. The breeder is Florisaika from Quito (Ecuador). Management is by Planttip BV from IJsselstein.

Gaura lindheimeri 'Graceful Pink' (Graceful) - image: Dümmen Orange

Gaura lindheimeri 'Graceful Pink' (Graceful) was bred by Dümmen Orange from Aalsmeer, which also markets the plant and submitted it for the showcase.

Leucanthemum maimum 'Christine' (Sweet Daisy) - image: Dümmen Orange

Leucanthemum maimum 'Christine' (Sweet Daisy) is from Dümmen Orange from Aalsmeer, which is the breeder of this plant. The plant was submitted by Dümmen Orange, which also markets it.

Phlox paniculata 'Pink Candy' (Early) was also bred by Dümmen Orange from Aalsmeer, which also markets the plant and submitted it for the novelty showcase.


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