During the first KVBC Spring Challenge, on June 15th, seven novelties were trialled by the KVBC’s trial committee. The award ceremony took place a day later on June 16. Four plants received the silver KVBC medal:
- Agapanthus ‘MP003′ (Poppin’ Purple) from Gootjes-Allplant,Heerhugowaard
- Astelia ‘A1’ (Red Shadow) from Hoogeveen Plants, Hazerswoude-Dorp
- Hydrangea macrophylla ‘HORE1644’ (Bella Pesche) from Lendert de Vos, Reeuwijk
- Sempervivum arachnoideum ‘Belsemcob2’ (Colorockz Arctic White) from Belgicactus, Westerlo, België
Hydrangea macrophylla ‘HORE140103’ (Magical Jewel) from Kolster, Boskoop, and Rhodoxis hybrida ‘Anne201406’ (Fairy Snow) from Gebr. Th & W Alkemade, Lisse, received a bronze medal.