At the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, UK companies will introduce 12 new plants from around the world managed by Plantipp.
Thompson & Morgan introduce the following new varieties with royalty management by Plantipp:
> Agapanthus Fireworks: bred by De Wet Plant Breeders from South Africa
> Ajuga tenorii Princess Nadia: bred by Nadia Plants from Netherlands
> Nepeta Neptune: found by Kees Jan Kraan from Netherlands
> Chlorophytum saunderisiae Starlight: won by Ian Lief from South Africa
> Clematis Kokonoe: bred by Shigeaki Ochiai from Japan
> Clematis Little Lemons: bred by J. van Zoest from Netherlands
Hillier introduces these varieties:
> Cordyline australis Pink Star: found by Grzegorz Tuszyński from Poland
> Weigela Picobella Rosa: bred by Bert Verhoef from Netherlands
> Isoplexis Bella: bred by Birdie Lenard- Fountain from the United States
Isoplexis Bella is also presented at Chelsea by Suttons Nurseries. This company also introduces:
> Delphinium elatum Cinderella: bred by Dowdeswell’s Delphiniums from the US
> Sedum takesimense Atlantis: bred by Hortech from the US
> Vaccinium corymbosum Flamingo: won by G. Hoogenraad from Netherlands.
The RHS Chelsea Flower Show will be held from 21-25 May 2019 in London.
Photo by Nadia Plants/Plantipp