The field trials take place in Boskoop on the Harry van de Laar Show Garden and in Zundert at Boomkwekerij Bömer. The plants are  are judged several times on ornamental and utility value.

The list below consists of the plants or the assortment that are being trialled, whether it’s a field- or startrial, and the location of the trial.

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Trade Show Trial Plantarium 2019

During Plantarium 2019, the trial committee of the KVBC again assessed new plants, a number of which were awarded a medal. Below is an overview of the novelties awarded with gold, silver and bronze medals.

Goud – Beste Nieuwigheid Plantarium 2019

Goud

Zilver

Brons

Trial at Garden Trials 2019

The trial committee of the KVBC assessed many different new plants during the Garden Trials and Trade fare, which took place for the second time. 9 of them have received a medal. They can all be viewed under Novelties. Below is an overview of the novelties awarded with gold, silver and bronze medals.

Gold – Best Novelty

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Trade Show Trials at GrootGroenPlus 2018

At the international tradeshow GrootGroenPlus 2018  in Zundert the trial committee of the KVBC has awarded 8 medals to innovative and distinctive cultivars: 1 golden, 3 silver and  4 bronze medals.  Below the award-winning novelties:

Godlen novelty GrootGroenPlus 2018

  • Cornus ‘Pevé Sammy’

Silver novelties GrootGroenPlus 2018

  • Gaultheria procumbens ‘Slagmoer18’ (COLOR SURPRISE)
  • Miscanthus sinensis ‘Boucle’
  • Rhododendron ‘RLH1 8P1’ (AZALEA BLOOMCHAMPION PINK)

Bronze novelties GrootGroenPlus 2018

  • Cryptomeria japonica ‘Funny’
  • Liquidambar styraciflua ‘Cathedral’
  • Prunus laurocerasus ‘VERSTRA’ (ELLY)
  • Skimmia japonica ‘Illubolwi’ (GOLD SERIES ILLUSION)

Trade Show Trial at GrootGroenPlus 2017

During the GrootGroenPlus 2017 trade fair, the KVBC trial committee assessed many different new plants. 5 of them have received a medal. They can all be viewed under Novelties, with photos arranged by medal. Below is an overview of the novelties awarded with gold, silver and bronze medals.

Golden novelties GrootGroenPlus 2017

Silver novelty GrootGroenPlus 2017

Bronze novelties GrootGroenPlus 2017

Trade Show Trial at Plantarium 2017

During Plantarium 2017, the KVBC trial committee assessed new plants, a number of which were awarded a medal. Below is an overview of the novelties and entrants who have been judged with a gold, silver and bronze medal.

Golden novelties Plantarium 2017

Silver novelties Plantarium 2017

Bronze novelties Plantarium 2017