Newest member at Graff Breeding - Roger Kehoe

As of today we are pleased to present Roger Kehoe as the newest member / colleague at Graff Breeding A/S.

Roger

Roger will be working parttime for Graff Breeding and are going to help and support us and our partners in North America.

Roger Kehoe have more than 45 years of experience, that he is bringing to Graff Breeding. For the last couple of years Roger have been working for some of the industry leaderes such as; Costa Farms and Ecke Ranch. It’s the mix between his; knowledge, curiosity and experience from these great companies, that he will bring to Graff Breeding and our partners.

For more information contact;

Poul Graff pg@graff.dk

Petit Orange at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017

Our novelty Petit Orange (winner of IPM Innovation Award 2017) will be displayed at this years RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017 in the Great Pavilion. Petit Orange is nominated in the category; Plant of the Year for Floral Exhibitors. 

Here at Graff Breeding we are overwhelmed to be accepted into the category. 

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HibisQs® Petit™ is a newly developed type of Hibiscus, characterized with a lot of small, beautiful and conspicuous flowers. Breed towards the modern consumers who want a more minimalist but still exotic product to their urban lifestyle, inside as well as outside. HibisQs® Petit™ is not just characterized by smaller flowers – at least as important are the unique flowers willingness that characterizes Petit™. HibisQs® Petit™ loves and needs light - and should therefore be placed in a bright spot, giving the HibisQs® Petit™ its daily gleam of sunshine.

 
 

RHS Chelsea Flower Show is charity show that promote the best within gardening and help those in need. For more information about RHS and RHS Chelsea Flower show visit; https://www.rhs.org.uk/shows-events/rhs-chelsea-flower-show

IPM Innovation Award 2017

We are pleased to announce that our new variety HibisQs® 'Petit™ Orange' has won the "IPM Innovation Award 2017" in the category "Flowering Pot Plants".

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HibisQs® Petit™ Orange is a traditional Hibiscus Rosa Sinensis, but it differentiates itself with it's characteristic small-sized and two colored flower. The plant is naturelcompact and the leaves are small, strong and shiny. Like most of our HibisQs®, this variety 'Petit™ Orange' have a long shelf- and lifetime, why it will bring color and joy to every spot it is placed - inside as well as outside. 

An overwhelming honor for Graff Breeding

All of us at Graff are proud and grateful to announce that we have been awarded International Grower of the year 2017 by AIPH in the category ‘Young Plants’. We would like to use the opportunity to thank everyone in our network, for your positive comments and your participation in helping us achieve this great honor. Last but not least, there should also sound a big applause and thank you to all our partners around the world for helping us come so far – without you, your support and trust in us, this would not have been possible. 

For more information about AIPH, visit their website: www.aiph.org/groweroftheyear