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

Marimo moss balls

Marimo moss balls trend as bestselling houseplants

Garden retailers say marimo moss balls are topselling indoor plants.

Dahlia Labella Grande Orange Bicolor - credit: Earley Ornamentals

Earley Ornamentals plant recommendations for Pantone Peach Fuzz Colour of the Year 2024

Presenting a significant opportunity for UK growers is the Pantone Colour of the Year 2024 - Peach Fuzz.

It's a Wonderful Life rose from Whartons

Pantone colour of the year 2024 peach fuzz: 12 growers list their plant choices UPDATED

There are plenty of plants to match the 'compassionate yet nurturing shade' chosen by the trends company as top colour for 2024 with Ball, Wharton's, Frank P Matthews, Plants for Europe, Harkness, Volmary, PanAmerican, Plantipp and Earley listing plant choices for HortWeek.

venus fly trap

Venus fly trap sales up 40%

A TV advert is leading to unusually high sales of a plant not usually much sold in the winter.

blue hydrangea

Emerging and receding online garden plants shows wet weather and tradition trend

A move to more traditional gardening search terms this year has been identified by SEO agency Salience.

Floral Fantasia

Fleuroselect reveals plants of the year 2024-28

The international flower seed breeders association has picked the plants it will promote for the next five years.


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Latest Plant Award Winners

Credit: Rose Society UK

Rose breeder Chris Warner receives Dean Hole medal

The Rose Society UK has announced Chris Warner from Newport, Shropshire as the winner of the Dean Hole medal.

Credit: Fleuroselect

Fleuroselect hosts convention to honour 50th anniversary

Almost 100 delegates from 10 countries made their way to Amsterdam, the Netherlands, to attend the 51st Annual Convention last month.

Image: Fleuroselect

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.


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