Plant Trends and Award winners

All the latest plant trends and the latest winners of plant awards including Four Oaks Trade Show, RHS Chelsea Flower Show, Plantarium and more.

Plant trends news

Contemporary country bistro trend predicted for 2022

Dobbies identifies plant sales trends for 2022

Dobbies Garden Centres horticultural director Marcus Eyles has some insights into what will be big in the year ahead.

Photo of plants in pots, table and chairs by Robin Wersich on Unsplash

Top Pinterest garden trends for 2022

Traditional cottage exteriors, wildflowers and sustainable spaces led trends added to inspiration boards according to Pinterest trends data analysed by WeThrift.

Ball

Ball Colegrave goes 'Very Peri' crazy

Syngenta

Syngenta Flowers matches 50 plants to Pantone colour of the year

Colour company Pantone has chosen 'Very Peri' as colour of the year 2022, a "vibrant periwinkle blue with violet red undertones".

Tropical plants boom as Britons take more staycations

Gardeners are turning to tropical plants for the feel of a summer holiday without leaving home.

Fresh Start

Flower Council Holland trends 2022 show fresh ideas post-pandemic

The Horticulture Sector Trends for 2022 for flowers, houseplants and outdoor plants show post-pandemic thinking.


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Latest Plant Award Winners

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Fleuroselect 2021 gold medal winners announced

Each one of the breeding breakthroughs obtained an outstanding score on innovation, beauty and garden performance, convincing Fleuroselect judges to award a gold medal.

Image:  Hoogeveen Plants BV /Groen-Direkt

Lomandra longifolia White Sands wins best novelty at Groen-Direkt

The visitors to Groen-Direkt Spring Fair in Holland have proclaimed Lomandra longifolia White Sands bred by Hoogeveen Plants BV in Hazerswoude as the best novelty.

Adenium obesum Fairy Tree Concept wins IPM award

Adenium obesum Fairy Tree Concept from Spanish company Plantal Producciones has won the Show Your Colours Award at IPM Essen 2020.

Sirekit Mol of Beekenkamp

Fleuroselect gold medal winners revealed

Fleuroselect 2021 gold medal winners include a Celosia, Delphinium and Rudbeckia.

Patrick Fairweather and Sharon Lowndes

IPM Essen best new plants awarded

Agapanthus 'Poppin Purple', entered by Plantipp BV and grown by UK nursery Fairweather's has been awared the best perennial prize at IPM Essen.

Lubera wins novelty bedding prize at IPM Essen

Lubera has won the award for Best Novelty Bedding Plant at IPM Essen Trade Show.


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