RSS Feed

New Plants

A guide to new species and cultivars of plants and crops launched and newly available on the market

Latest New Plants

Clematis 'Meghan' to be launched at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Clematis 'Meghan' to be launched at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Thorncroft Clematis is launching a clematis named after Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019.

Hardy Cottage Garden Plants launches three perennials for Chelsea

Hardy Cottage Garden Plants launches three perennials for Chelsea

Hardy's Cottage Garden Plants is to launch three new long flowering perennials at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019- Digitalis 'Firebird', Salvia 'Amethyst Lips' and Dianthus 'Cherry Burst.

Fleuroselect awards three breeding breakthroughs

Fleuroselect awards three breeding breakthroughs

Three "breeding breakthroughs" obtaining an outstanding score on innovation, beauty and garden performance have been awarded Gold Medals by Fleuroselect 2020.

How will impatiens make a mark in 2019?

How will impatiens make a mark in 2019?

Ball Colegrave launches downy mildew-free Beacon impatiens

Ball Colegrave launches downy mildew-free Beacon impatiens

Since the widespread outbreak of impatiens downy mildew in 2012 "many growers and retailers hesitated to stock the bedding plant and home gardeners have been mourning the loss of a much loved garden favourite".

Seabrook says BeautiCal could sell six million plants

Seabrook says BeautiCal could sell six million plants

Garden writer Peter Seabrook says Sakata's Petunia x calibrachoa BeautiCal could be the introduction of the year.


Follow us on:
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Twitter
  • Google +
Horticulture Jobs
More Horticulture Jobs

Are you a landscape supplier?

Horticulture Week Landscape Project Leads

If so, you should be receiving our new service for Horticulture Week subscribers delivering landscape project leads from live, approved, planning applications across the UK.
Heuchera 'Silver Gumdrop'

Heuchera 'Silver Gumdrop'

Heuchera 'Silver Gumdrop' was bred by Walters Gardens Inc. from Zeeland MI (USA).

Echinacea purpurea (Balsomanita) Sombrero Sangrita

Echinacea purpurea (Balsomanita) Sombrero Sangrita

The plant is protected under plant breeding legislation and was bred by Darwin Perennials from West Chicago, US.

Clematis 'Zo12153' (MANDY)

Clematis 'Zo12153' (MANDY)

Clematis 'Zo12153' (MANDY) was bred, cultivated and propagated by Clematiskwekerij J. van Zoest B.V. from Boskoop and introduced at Plantarium in 2018.

Sempervivum arachnoideum 'Belsemred1' (Coral Red)

Sempervivum arachnoideum 'Belsemred1' (Coral Red)

Sempervivum arachnoideum 'Belsemred1' (Coral Red) is a beautiful, strong Sempervivum with a bright-red colour.

Rudbeckia hirta 'Laughing SmileyZ'

Rudbeckia hirta 'Laughing SmileyZ'

AB Cultivars B.V. from Zuidwolde is submitting three cultivars from the Rudbeckia SmileyZ series for the novelty showcase.

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Hokomareda' (Magical Red Amethyst)

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Hokomareda' (Magical Red Amethyst)

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Hokomareda' (Magical Red Amethyst) is a beautiful new Hydrangea macrophylla from the successful Magical series.

Albizia julibrissin 'Pos 1' (Tropical Dream)

Albizia julibrissin 'Pos 1' (Tropical Dream)

Albizia julibrissin 'Pos 1' (Tropical Dream) is the longest blooming, hardy, small tree for cooler climates.

Calluna vulgaris 'Betty' (Gardengirls)

Calluna vulgaris 'Betty' (Gardengirls)

Calluna vulgaris 'Betty' (Gardengirls(r)) has pure white buds which are larger than those of other varieties.

Clematis 'Evipo097' (Kitty Boulevard Up Climbers)

Clematis 'Evipo097' (Kitty Boulevard Up Climbers)

Clematis 'Evipo097' (Kitty Boulevard Up Climbers) is a compact, abundantly blooming, white Clematis.

Corokia buddlejoides 'Coco'

Corokia buddlejoides 'Coco'

Corokia buddlejoides 'Coco' is an evergreen, decorative shrub that grows to approximately 100 cm.

Lonicera periclymenum 'Strawberries & Cream'

Lonicera periclymenum 'Strawberries & Cream'

Pentastic Blush

Pentastic Blush

Dianthus 'Peach Party'

Dianthus 'Peach Party'

Dryopteris 'Jurassic Gold'

Dryopteris 'Jurassic Gold'

Diervilla 'Diva'

Diervilla 'Diva'

Petunia 'Purple Cream'

Petunia 'Purple Cream'

Petunia 'Vista Fuchsia'

Petunia 'Vista Fuchsia'

Salvia Rockin 'Fuchsia'

Salvia Rockin 'Fuchsia'

Heuchera 'Forever Red'

Heuchera 'Forever Red'

Clematis 'Tranquilite' (Raymond Evison)

Clematis 'Tranquilite' (Raymond Evison)

A plant named to acknowledge the wonderful care that people receive at Les Bourgs Hospice in Guernsey.

Acer palmatum 'Metamorphosis' (Burncoose)

Acer palmatum 'Metamorphosis' (Burncoose)

The distinct yellow leaf in spring sets METAMORPHOSA apart.

Hydrangea hybrid 'Runaway Bride'

Hydrangea hybrid 'Runaway Bride'

Ushio Sakazaki came upon a remote Asian species of Hydrangea in the wild, and crossed this with the well-known Hydrangea macrophylla.

Phormium 'Blondie' (HTA/Wyevale Nurseries)

Phormium 'Blondie' (HTA/Wyevale Nurseries)

This new cultivar is a sport selection that was spotted in a crop of Phormium subsp. hookeri 'Cream Delight' in Tauranga, New Zealand back in 2011.

Salvia 'Kisses and Wishes' (Hardy's Cottage Garden Plants)

Salvia 'Kisses and Wishes' (Hardy's Cottage Garden Plants)

This was discovered as a mutation from Salvia 'Wendy's Wish' by Sarah Jane Knott of Southwater.

Polemonium 'Kaleidoscope'  (Hardy's Cottage Garden Plants)

Polemonium 'Kaleidoscope' (Hardy's Cottage Garden Plants)

Hardy perennial, flowering spring to early summer.

Zantedeschia 'Flirt' (Brighter Blooms)

Zantedeschia 'Flirt' (Brighter Blooms)

Zantedeschia 'Flirt' was bred in New Zealand by Andrew Wearmouth.

Tomato 'Shimmer' (Pennard Plants)

Tomato 'Shimmer' (Pennard Plants)

A red, gold and green striped plum tomato with exceptional taste and high levels of lycopene.

Viola 'Bridie' (Victorian Violas)

Viola 'Bridie' (Victorian Violas)

This unique scented viola has attractive frilled, pale primrose petals edged with violet and offers versatility for planting on the patio or in the garden.

Pepper 'Lemon Dream'

Pepper 'Lemon Dream'

A companion plant to 'Tangerine Dream' but more compact.

Hydrangea 'Gold Rush' (Hillier)

Hydrangea 'Gold Rush' (Hillier)

A handsome plant as a subspecies with the added season of interest being the large, velvety, flame orange spring leaves that mature to strong golden-yellow early summer.