Nagoya Protocol
02 March 2016

The Nagoya Protocol is in the news and not in a good way. You can read the article here. Breeders and growers must ensure...

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New regulations and advice for Xylella
15 January 2016

APHA, the UK Animal and Plant Health Agency, has issued new guidance to professionals in horticulture (growers, retailers, landscapers, designers – in fact, anyone...

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IPM Essen 2016
07 January 2016

Graham will be at IPM Essen from 26 to 29 January. Contact us if you would like to arrange a meeting. IPM Essen is...

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Patents vs Plant Variety Rights
17 December 2015

The European Parliament today debated the conflict, potential or existing, between Patents and Plant Variety Rights. The discussion was driven by a proposed motion...

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A reminder of summer
16 December 2015

Whilst sorting through our photo library, we found this beautiful reminder of summer – Lavandula x intermedia Olympia (left) with Lavandula angustifolia Blue Ice....

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Chelsea – a few web links
14 May 2015

We are crazy with preparations for the Royal Horticultural Society’s Chelsea Flower Show, which starts next week. We will be launching three new varieties...

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IPM Essen
22 January 2015

Graham will be at IPM Essen for all next week, meeting licensees, potential licensees, breeders, local territory agents and other contacts. Contact us if...

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Christmas and New Year holidays
17 December 2014

The Plants For Europe offices will be closed from 24th December and will reopen on 5th January. During the holiday, email and telephone messages...

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Let’s get digital!
18 November 2014

For some time, we have been exploring a better solution than issuing agreements on paper. We have found that trial agreements were going missing,...

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Phlox paniculata Becky Towe awarded AGM
01 September 2014

Phlox paniculata Becky Towe, an excellent variegated summer-flowering phlox variety, has been granted an Award of Garden Merit (AGM) by the Royal Horticultural Society...

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Salvia Ember’s Wish awarded Silver Medal at Plantarium!
01 September 2014

Salvia Ember’s Wish, bred by Plant Growers Australia Pty Ltd, has been awarded a Silver Medal at the 2014 Plantarium trade show in Boskoop,...

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Shipping plants to PFE
07 July 2014

If you ship plants to PFE from outside the EU, you need to be aware that the details of our freight broker have changed....

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