Saturday 11 November 2017
What’s new, what’s green, what’s connecting?
The Trade Fair 2017 was successfull and we look back. With more than 650 stands, the Trade Fair is the largest international trade fair for the ornamental plant sector. We have received a record number of visitors.
Friday 27 October 2017
Nico Grootendorst, Dutch breeding company Evanthia:
Brassicas in Bogota: "Great area for bright colors"
Brassicas, brassicas and more brassicas. At Colombian farm Netalya, over 500,000 cut flower brassicas are grown on an altitude of 2,950 meters above sea level in Bogota. "Because of the cold nights, the circumstances in this area are great to let these brassicas receive their bright color", says Nico Grootendorst of Dutch breeding company Evanthia. According to him, Netalya has become a real brassica specialist over the last years. Earlier this month, he was at the farm, and with the video below he gives an impression of how the Evanthia brassicas are grown. Read more >
Monday 31 July 2017
Get the ultimate summer feeling with the sunniest queen of the flowers! If you would have the change to crown one flower to queen of summer flower? Then you definitely choose the majestic sunflower! On the consumer website Mooiwatbloemendoen.nl was July 2017 the month of the sunflower. Read more
Friday 28 July 2017
Interested in the latest and best in Helianthus?
At our beautiful coastal location on the edge of the Westland region, you can find Evanthia’s Helianthus Trial Ground, sown with a wide assortment of Helianthus including our commercial assortment and experimental types. Read more about the surprisal trial.
Tuesday 4 July 2017
On 4th July, 8 classic cars (Citroën Deux-Chevaux ) made a photogenic tour from Het Rijk van de Keizer in in Amsterdam to sunflower grower Timo Steenwijk in Abbenes (Haarlemmermeer). Read more about the Sunflower Rally en view the aftermovie and the photoalbum.