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AIPH Plant Health Survey identifies promising global industry investment in plant health and biosecurity for a resilient future

The AIPH International Plant Health Survey 2021 reveals the promise of a bio-secure future for the ornamental horticultural industry. It…

Seminar on Enforcement of Plant Variety Rights in China

A three-day seminar on Enforcement of Plant Variety Rights in China took place from 30 November to 2 December 2020,…

EU Commission willing to take more robust measures to protect CPVR

The EU Commission has included the revision of the Community Plant Variety Right (CPVR) Regulation 2100/94 into the IP Action…

Growers and traders discuss the impacts of Brexit on the global ornamental horticulture industry

It is less than 20 working days until the end of 2020, and there is still no definitive agreement of…

AIPH approves Euroflora 2021 in Genova, Italy

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has approved an application from Italy to host an International Horticultural Show in…

Webinar on Intellectual Property Protection in the Green Value Chain

Plant breeders, growers, traders and retailers are invited to a webinar designed to help the horticultural supply chain get a…

Two Brexit webinars to support the global ornamental horticulture industry

The International Association of Horticultural Producers – AIPH, FloraCulture International and World Horti Center are working together to organise two…

Biophilia – the importance of nature for feeling good

Although the term biophilia has been around for several decades, it is now being used more frequently with a renewed…

Horticultural Expo Organisers are Positive for the Future

Delegates at the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) International Horticultural Expo Conference received the positive news of progress from…

AIPH looks to the future with new members and a new strategic plan

The General Meeting of the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) concluded the online edition of the 72nd Annual Congress…

Resilience and Positivity in the face of adversity at the AIPH Recovery from Crisis Conference

On 15th September 2020, the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) brought together an impressive line-up of expert international industry…

AIPH Plant Health Survey identifies promising global industry investment in plant health and biosecurity for a resilient future

The AIPH International Plant Health Survey 2021 reveals the promise of a bio-secure future for the ornamental horticultural industry. It…

AIPH Plant Health Survey identifies promising global industry investment in plant health and biosecurity for a resilient future

The AIPH International Plant Health Survey 2021 reveals the promise of a bio-secure future for the ornamental horticultural industry. It…

Webinar presents the intersection between built infrastructure, nature, and wellbeing.

Nature has never been more important in our lives whether at work, at home or at leisure. Quantifiable benefits of…

Enter the prestigious AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2022

Showcase your achievements - enter the International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) 2022. Established by the International Association of Horticultural…

Houseplants webinar reviews how the industry can sustain the current ‘plantdemic’

FloraCulture International (FCI) magazine, supported by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), attracted ornamental growers, traders, retailers, and suppliers…

Showcase your ‘Living Green’ city at the AIPH World Green City Awards 2022 – online entries now open!

Cities around the world are keen to showcase their ‘Living Green’ credentials, says the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH)…

Webinar to address how to capitalise on the recent houseplant trend

FloraCulture International (FCI) magazine, supported by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), invites ornamental growers, traders, retailers, and suppliers…

Webinar report – AIPH and WCoG green roofs and walls briefing presents a convincing and inspiring case for city greening

The environmental, health and economic benefits of nature-based-solutions are a convincing argument for integrating green roofs and green walls into…

International webinar showcasing how cities will benefit from taking an extra-dimensional approach to city greening through green roofs and walls

As the environmental, health and economic benefits of green roofs and walls are recognised across the globe, cities are integrating…

Re-imagining cities to incorporate nature-based solutions for water management

Cities that embrace the use of nature-based-solutions for water management have helped to identify highly effective techniques that will make…

The AIPH International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards 2022 Opens for Entries

The International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards 2022, organised by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), is now…

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Are you building a collaborative city for the benefit of people and nature?

AIPH World Green City Awards 2022 call for entries supported by The Nature of Cities. Collaborative cities that are working…

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Does your city have a winning vision to connect with nature?

AIPH World Green City Awards 2022 call for entries supported by Biophilic Cities. Cities that value the role of nature…

Webinar to explore the use of plants in city water management in a changing climate

‘Nature-based solutions for water management in cities’ is the second climate action topic in the series of City of London…

Green architecture concept. Building exterior covered with plants in modern city

AIPH Green City Conference sparks purposeful thinking on greening for urban living and the future of our planet

As the world celebrated Earth Day on 22nd April 2021 The International Association of Horticultural Producers, AIPH, was also marking…

Park in Shanghai

AIPH World Green City Awards launched to champion ‘Living Green’

In response to the growing importance of greening our world’s cities, the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has launched…

AIPH Green City Conference presents Champions of Green Cities who share their inspiring stories

The International Association of Horticultural Producers, AIPH, is the world’s Champion for the Power of Plants. Through their Green City…

Expo 2021 Yangzhou officially opens in China with the theme of ‘Green City, Healthy Life’

The opening ceremony of Expo 2021 Yangzhou was held on 8 April in the ecological garden park of Zaolinwan Tourist…

‘Clarification of the EDV status of new varieties needs to develop’

Mia Buma of the AIPH Novelty Protection Group writes, AIPH has contributed to the UPOV discussions concerning the Essentially Derived…

AIPH announces City of London Green City Briefings that bring the urgency and opportunity of climate action to the attention of city leaders around the world

The International Association of Horticultural Producers, AIPH, in collaboration with the Worshipful Company of Gardeners, is delighted to announce the…

Announcing the AIPH Champions of Green Cities Conference

The International Association of Horticultural Producers, AIPH, is the world’s champion for the power of plants. Through their Green City…

AIPH International Plant Health Conference highlights the need for more industry collaboration to improve global plant biosecurity

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) online conference ‘Working Together for Better Plant Health’ on 24 March 2021, brought…

AIPH will announce the results of the first global plant health programmes survey at the virtual Plant Health Conference 2021

The online conference ‘Working Together for Better Plant Health’ will happen on 24 March 2021 and is free to attend…

‘Making the unimaginable happen’ — organisers demonstrate resilience at the AIPH Virtual Expo Conference

The virtual AIPH International Horticultural Expo Conference on 16 March attracted over 140 delegates online from over 50 countries worldwide,…

Water droplet on a green leaf

Working Together for Better Plant Health

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) is inviting all those involved in the ornamental horticulture supply chain to attend…

Small leaves growing

‘Global interpretation of how New Breeding Techniques would benefit horticulture’

The International Association of Horticultural Producers - AIPH, welcomed participants from around the world to an online seminar on Novelty…

Expo 2021 Hatay (Turkey) to postpone opening by eight months

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) and Expo 2021 Hatay have agreed upon 10 December 2021 to 30 May…

AIPH welcomes new member Ornamental Plants & Flowers Mexico and Approves OPF Mexico 2021

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) welcomes membership from Ornamental Plants and Flowers (OPF) Mexico. The new member is…

Seminar on Enforcement of Plant Variety Rights in China

A three-day seminar on Enforcement of Plant Variety Rights in China took place from 30 November to 2 December 2020,…

EU Commission willing to take more robust measures to protect CPVR

The EU Commission has included the revision of the Community Plant Variety Right (CPVR) Regulation 2100/94 into the IP Action…

Growers and traders discuss the impacts of Brexit on the global ornamental horticulture industry

It is less than 20 working days until the end of 2020, and there is still no definitive agreement of…

AIPH Plant Health Survey identifies promising global industry investment in plant health and biosecurity for a resilient future

The AIPH International Plant Health Survey 2021 reveals the promise of a bio-secure future for the ornamental horticultural industry. It…

AIPH Plant Health Survey identifies promising global industry investment in plant health and biosecurity for a resilient future

The AIPH International Plant Health Survey 2021 reveals the promise of a bio-secure future for the ornamental horticultural industry. It…

AIPH Green City Conference presents Champions of Green Cities who share their inspiring stories

The International Association of Horticultural Producers, AIPH, is the world’s Champion for the Power of Plants. Through their Green City…

AIPH International Plant Health Conference highlights the need for more industry collaboration to improve global plant biosecurity

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) online conference ‘Working Together for Better Plant Health’ on 24 March 2021, brought…

AIPH will announce the results of the first global plant health programmes survey at the virtual Plant Health Conference 2021

The online conference ‘Working Together for Better Plant Health’ will happen on 24 March 2021 and is free to attend…

Water droplet on a green leaf

Working Together for Better Plant Health

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) is inviting all those involved in the ornamental horticulture supply chain to attend…

Small leaves growing

‘Global interpretation of how New Breeding Techniques would benefit horticulture’

The International Association of Horticultural Producers - AIPH, welcomed participants from around the world to an online seminar on Novelty…

Webinar to address how to capitalise on the recent houseplant trend

FloraCulture International (FCI) magazine, supported by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), invites ornamental growers, traders, retailers, and suppliers…

Webinar to address how to capitalise on the recent houseplant trend

FloraCulture International (FCI) magazine, supported by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), invites ornamental growers, traders, retailers, and suppliers…

International webinar showcasing how cities will benefit from taking an extra-dimensional approach to city greening through green roofs and walls

As the environmental, health and economic benefits of green roofs and walls are recognised across the globe, cities are integrating…

AIPH Green City Conference presents Champions of Green Cities who share their inspiring stories

The International Association of Horticultural Producers, AIPH, is the world’s Champion for the Power of Plants. Through their Green City…

Expo 2021 Yangzhou officially opens in China with the theme of ‘Green City, Healthy Life’

The opening ceremony of Expo 2021 Yangzhou was held on 8 April in the ecological garden park of Zaolinwan Tourist…

AIPH announces City of London Green City Briefings that bring the urgency and opportunity of climate action to the attention of city leaders around the world

The International Association of Horticultural Producers, AIPH, in collaboration with the Worshipful Company of Gardeners, is delighted to announce the…

Announcing the AIPH Champions of Green Cities Conference

The International Association of Horticultural Producers, AIPH, is the world’s champion for the power of plants. Through their Green City…

AIPH International Plant Health Conference highlights the need for more industry collaboration to improve global plant biosecurity

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) online conference ‘Working Together for Better Plant Health’ on 24 March 2021, brought…

‘Making the unimaginable happen’ — organisers demonstrate resilience at the AIPH Virtual Expo Conference

The virtual AIPH International Horticultural Expo Conference on 16 March attracted over 140 delegates online from over 50 countries worldwide,…

Man waving the AIPH flag in an exhibition

AIPH announces Virtual International Expo Conference on 16 March

With a mandate agreed by an international convention, the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), has been approving and regulating…

Resilience and Positivity in the face of adversity at the AIPH Recovery from Crisis Conference

On 15th September 2020, the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) brought together an impressive line-up of expert international industry…

AIPH, FCI and FlowersExpo Moscow to host a free webinar on the Russian flowers and plants market

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) and its publication FloraCulture International magazine will be hosting a free webinar on…

Three weeks left to register for the online flowers and plants industry event of the year

Thirty leading plants and flowers industry figures from seventeen countries and regions have joined the speaker line up to make…

AIPH announces a Virtual International Horticultural Expo Conference on 30 September

With a mandate agreed by international convention, AIPH, the International Association of Horticultural Producers has been approving and regulating International…

Speaker line-up announced for AIPH Virtual International Conference on 15 September

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has announced some of the expert speakers for its Virtual International Conference; ‘Recovery…

AIPH looks to the future at its next Spring Meeting in Miami

The 2020 Spring Meeting of the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) will be from 1st-4th March, in Miami, USA.…

Sustainability more and more of a priority

It was a year ago, after Ter Laak Orchids won the AIPH International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) 2018, that…

BOOK NOW AND SAVE ON TICKETS FOR THE AIPH INTERNATIONAL GROWER OF THE YEAR AWARDS

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) International Grower of the Year Awards (IGOTY) 2018 takes place in January, sponsored…

AIPH Green City Conference presents Champions of Green Cities who share their inspiring stories

The International Association of Horticultural Producers, AIPH, is the world’s Champion for the Power of Plants. Through their Green City…

AIPH Green City Conference presents Champions of Green Cities who share their inspiring stories

The International Association of Horticultural Producers, AIPH, is the world’s Champion for the Power of Plants. Through their Green City…

Expo 2021 Yangzhou officially opens in China with the theme of ‘Green City, Healthy Life’

The opening ceremony of Expo 2021 Yangzhou was held on 8 April in the ecological garden park of Zaolinwan Tourist…

‘Making the unimaginable happen’ — organisers demonstrate resilience at the AIPH Virtual Expo Conference

The virtual AIPH International Horticultural Expo Conference on 16 March attracted over 140 delegates online from over 50 countries worldwide,…

Man waving the AIPH flag in an exhibition

AIPH announces Virtual International Expo Conference on 16 March

With a mandate agreed by an international convention, the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), has been approving and regulating…

Expo 2021 Hatay (Turkey) to postpone opening by eight months

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) and Expo 2021 Hatay have agreed upon 10 December 2021 to 30 May…

AIPH welcomes new member Ornamental Plants & Flowers Mexico and Approves OPF Mexico 2021

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) welcomes membership from Ornamental Plants and Flowers (OPF) Mexico. The new member is…

AIPH approves Euroflora 2021 in Genova, Italy

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has approved an application from Italy to host an International Horticultural Show in…

Horticultural Expo Organisers are Positive for the Future

Delegates at the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) International Horticultural Expo Conference received the positive news of progress from…

AIPH looks to the future with new members and a new strategic plan

The General Meeting of the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) concluded the online edition of the 72nd Annual Congress…

Resilience and Positivity in the face of adversity at the AIPH Recovery from Crisis Conference

On 15th September 2020, the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) brought together an impressive line-up of expert international industry…

AIPH, FCI and FlowersExpo Moscow to host a free webinar on the Russian flowers and plants market

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) and its publication FloraCulture International magazine will be hosting a free webinar on…

AIPH announces a Virtual International Horticultural Expo Conference on 30 September

With a mandate agreed by international convention, AIPH, the International Association of Horticultural Producers has been approving and regulating International…

Doha to host International Horticultural Expo in 2023

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has reviewed upcoming International Horticultural Exhibitions, that falls under its approval, due to…

FCI webinar to support growers coming out of the COVID-19 crisis

FloraCulture International (FCI) is pleased to invite ornamentals growers from around the world to join a free webinar that will…

AIPH announces major online conference to support ornamentals industry recovery

‘Recovery from Crisis – the future for Ornamentals’ is the title of a major online conference to be organised by…

AIPH EXPOS PROMOTION 2020

Hosting an International Horticultural Exhibition gives the opportunity for your city to lead the world in creating greener cities for…

AIPH looks to the future at its next Spring Meeting in Miami

The 2020 Spring Meeting of the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) will be from 1st-4th March, in Miami, USA.…

Expo 2027 Yokohama Celebrates AIPH Approval on Japan Day at Expo 2019 Beijing

Organisers of Expo 2027 Yokohama celebrated gaining the approval of the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) at Japan’s National…

AIPH Award Goes to the Netherlands at Closing of 2018 Taichung World Flora Expo

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has presented a special honorary award to the City of Almere, the Netherlands…

HOW TO ORGANISE A SUCCESSFUL EXPO

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) held an International Horticultural Expo on the 18th September 2018 in Padova, Italy,…

AIPH Gives Full Support to Taichung Declaration

The Taichung World Flora Expo 2018 entitled ‘The Sound of Blooming’ has launched a declaration which gives GNP (Gross National…

ARE YOU THE NEXT AIPH INTERNATIONAL GROWER OF THE YEAR?

Could you be the world’s best grower? Why not find out by entering the AIPH International Grower of the Year…

AIPH EXPO CONFERENCE TELLS HOW TO ORGANISE AN INTERNATIONAL HORTICULTURAL EXHIBITION

There are so many factors to consider when organising an International Horticultural Exhibition…How an Expo benefits a city and how…

DEADLINE EXTENDED FOR AIPH INTERNATIONAL GROWER OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2019

By popular demand the deadline has been extended for the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards (IGOTY) 2019. Growers…

AIPH APPROVES FLORMART 2018 TRADE FAIR IN ITALY

AIPH Secretary General, Tim Briercliffe and Geo Spa (owners of Flormart) Chairman, Andrea Olivi The International Association of Horticultural Producers…

CALLING THE BEST GROWERS OF FINISHED PLANTS AND TREES

Finished plant and tree growers from all over the world are invited to compete for Gold in the International Association…

GREENTECH IS FIRST TRADE FAIR TO BE APPROVED BY AIPH

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has granted approval to GreenTech as the first ‘Class D’ International Horticultural Trade…

CELEBRATE WITH HORTICULTURAL INDUSTRY LEADERS AT THE 2018 IGOTY AWARDS

The International Grower of the Year awards are where global horticulture celebrates the best in ornamentals production. Last year ornamentals…

OBTAIN INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION FOR YOUR CUT FLOWER OR BULB PRODUCTION

Growers of cut flowers, foliage, and bulbs are encouraged to make themselves known and enter the International Association of Horticultural…

SAVE THE DATE – AIPH INTERNATIONAL GROWER OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2018

AIPH invites the ornamentals horticulture industry to save the date for the AIPH International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards…

AIPH APPROVES ‘GARDEN OF CIVILISATIONS’ EXPO IN TURKEY

AIPH has approved an application from the region of Hatay in Turkey to host a ‘B Class’ International Horticultural Exhibition…

AIPH APPROVES ‘GROW GREEN. EAT GREEN. LIVE GREEN’ EXPO IN BOLOGNA

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has approved an application from the region of Bologna and Emilia Romagna in…

FLORES EL CAPIRO S.A., COLOMBIA, WINS AIPH INTERNATIONAL GROWER OF THE YEAR 2017

Flores El Capiro S.A., Colombia, is the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) 2017.…

LAST CHANCE TO BUY TICKETS FOR AIPH INTERNATIONAL GROWER OF THE YEAR AWARDS

Ticket sales close on 13 January for the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards (IGOTY) 2017. The awards, sponsored…

DON’T MISS EARLY BIRD TICKETS FOR AIPH IGOTY AWARDS

The AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards (IGOTY) 2017 takes place next month, sponsored by Headline Partner, Royal Flora…

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR AIPH IGOTY AWARDS 2017

Nine ornamental growers, from Belgium, China, Colombia, Denmark, The Netherlands, Russia and UK, have reached the finals of the AIPH…

FLOWERS AND CHILDREN UNITED THE WORLD AT EXPO 2016 ANTALYA IN TURKEY

President of the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), Bernard Oosterom, spoke of the important role that Expo 2016 Antalya…

AWARD WINNING GARDENS CELEBRATE AT EXPO 2016 ANTALYA

The garden of the People’s Republic of China won the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) prize at the A1…

SHANGHAI GARDEN WINS AIPH PRIZE AT TANGSHAN EXPO

The garden designed, built and maintained by the Chinese city of Shanghai has won the International Association of Horticultural Producers…

TANGSHAN EXPO TRIGGERS ‘GREEN CITY DECLARATION’

Following the success of Tangshan International Horticultural Exposition 2016, the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) is calling for a…

HORTICULTURAL EXPO ORGANISERS TAKE ADVICE FROM EXPO 2015 MILAN

The former General Manager of Expo 2015 Milan, Pietro Galli, shared his wealth of experience with delegates at the International…

The Importance of International Events and How the Revenues Created Benefit the Industry

Landscape, a UK trade event dedicated to products, services and innovation for the design, build and management of exterior and…

MAKING CITIES GREENER AND HEALTHIER

The use of ‘living green’ as a vital component of city development will be demonstrated at the International Association of…

INSPIRATION AND BEST PRACTICE FOR EXPO ORGANISERS

AIPH International Horticultural Expo Conference Congress Centre Expo 2016 Antalya, Turkey 28-29 September 2016 The AIPH International Horticultural Expo Conference takes…

FINAL CALL FOR ENTRIES FOR INTERNATIONAL GROWER OF THE YEAR AWARDS

This is the final call for entries to the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) International Grower of the Year…

AIPH INTERNATIONAL GROWER OF THE YEAR AWARDS EXTENDS ENTRY DEADLINE

By popular demand the deadline has been extended for the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards (IGOTY) 2017. Growers…

AIPH IGOTY 2017 SIGNS ROYAL FLORAHOLLAND AS HEADLINE PARTNER

Royal FloraHolland is to support the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards (IGOTY) 2017 as Headline Partner. The awards…

Are you a leading grower of ornamental young plants?

Growers of ornamental young plants with business excellence are encouraged to enter the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) International…

Get global recognition for your cut flower production

Growers of cut flowers are encouraged to make themselves known and enter the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) International…

Calling the best growers of finished plants and trees

Growers of ornamental finished plants and trees are encouraged to show the world how good they are by entering the…

AIPH Forum hears how International Horticultural Expos benefit city development

Over 100 delegates from cities and horticultural trade organisations from China, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong, Japan, Republic of Korea, Singapore,…

Tangshan transforms to a greener city with opening of International Horticultural Exhibition

The city of Tangshan in China last week opened the 2016 Tangshan International Horticultural Exposition. During an amazing opening ceremony,…

Expo 2016 Antalya opened with world class ceremony

President of the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), Bernard Oosterom, congratulated Turkey on creating a spectacular A1 International Horticultural…

AIPH invites growers worldwide to enter the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2017

AIPH invites ornamentals growers from all around the world to enter the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards (IGOTY)…

Green City concepts demonstrated on AIPH/OAiB Garden at Expo 2016 Antalya

AIPH and Turkish Ornamental Plants and Products Exporters Association (OAiB) have joined forces to promote Green City concepts on their…

AIPH to hold forum in China on organising an International Horticultural Exhibition

              Coinciding with the 2016 Tangshan International Horticultural Exposition, the first AIPH International Horticultural…

2016 Tangshan International Horticultural Exposition opens next month

            The 2016 Tangshan International Horticultural Exposition opens on 29 April until 16 October 2016,…

Tickets open for Turkey’s International Horticultural Expo

          Tickets are available for EXPO 2016 Antalya, which opens in two months on 23 April…

International Green City Conference to demonstrate how City Greening makes healthier, happier places

          AIPH and Canadian Nursery Landscape Association (CNLA) invites all those with an interest in making…

Costa Farms wins AIPH International Grower of the Year 2016

Costa Farms, USA, has been awarded the accolade of the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) International Grower of the…

The Netherlands and Turkey are finalists in the Cut Flowers category of the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2016

  Ornamentals growers from The Netherlands and Turkey are finalists in the Cut Flowers category of the AIPH International Grower…

Last chance to book for the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2016

This is the last week to book tickets to join the world’s best ornamentals growers at the AIPH International Grower…

The finalists of the Finished Plants and Trees category of the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2016

Ornamentals growers from Canada, China, UK and USA are finalists in the Finished Plants and Trees category of the AIPH…

Germany, Netherlands and China are finalists in the Young Plants category of the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2016

Ornamentals growers from Germany, Netherlands and China are finalists in the Young Plants category of the AIPH International Grower of…

Chris Beytes to MC at AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2016

Chris Beytes, Editor of GrowerTalks and Green Profit magazine, is to be the master of ceremonies at the AIPH International…

Early bird tickets on sale now for AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2016

Early bird tickets for the Gala Dinner of the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2016 are available now…

Book your place at the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2016 – Gala Dinner

28 January 2016, IPM Essen, Germany AIPH invites growers, traders, suppliers, retailers, business leaders and all those linked to the…

Taking Your Business Forward at GreenUrbanScape Asia 2015!

GreenUrbanScape Asia 2015 takes place on  5 – 7 November 2015 at Singapore EXPO Convention and Exhibition Centre. GreenUrbanScape Asia is…

AIPH approves horticultural world exhibition in Almere, The Netherlands – Floriade Amsterdam Almere 2022

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has finalised agreements with the city of Almere and the ‘Nederlandse Tuinbouwraad’ (NTR)…

Entry deadline extended for AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2016

The deadline for entry to the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) International Grower of the Year Awards 2016 has…

New look AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2016

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has launched a ‘new look’ competition for the 2016 AIPH International Grower of…

Attracting visitors – a key topic at AIPH Expo Conference

How to attract more visitors to your horticultural exhibition and make it a high quality event will be a strong…

AIPH 2015 Spring Meeting in Paris

Next month organisations representing growers of ornamental horticultural crops will be meeting at the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH)…

AIPH announces new Affiliate Membership category

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has launched a new, Affiliate Member category.It has been introduced to enable any…

Theme development – a key topic at AIPH Expo Conference 19 March

How to identify and implement the right expo theme will be a key takeaway from the new, AIPH Expo Conference…

AIPH launches new Horicultural EXPO Conference

Exhibition organisers are invited to attend the new, AIPH Expo Conference which takes place on Thursday 19 March 2015 at…

2013 ISF World Seed Congress in Athens, Greece

The Seed Industry as vibrant as ever !!  With 1583 participants, the 2013 ISF World Seed Congress in Athens, Greece…

II International Orchid Symposium, Bangkok (Thailand), February 2014

First announcement and call for papers: II International Orchid Symposium, Bangkok (Thailand), February 2014 Check out http://www.ishs.org/symposium/341 for more details.

Suncheon Bay Garden Expo 2013 from April 20th through October 20th

The Suncheon Bay Garden Expo 2013, authorized by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), is slated to be held…

Tim Briercliffe appointed as Secretary General AIPH

AIPH to expand activity for growers with appointment of new Secretary General The Executive Committee of the International Association of…

AIPH, FCI and FlowersExpo Moscow to host a free webinar on the Russian flowers and plants market

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) and its publication FloraCulture International magazine will be hosting a free webinar on…

AIPH, FCI and FlowersExpo Moscow to host a free webinar on the Russian flowers and plants market

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) and its publication FloraCulture International magazine will be hosting a free webinar on…

AIPH and Union Fleurs Publish International Statistics – Flowers & Plants 2019 Yearbook

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), in association with Union Fleurs – the International Flower Trade Association, has published…

AIPH AND UNION FLEURS PUBLISH 2018 INTERNATIONAL STATISTICS YEARBOOK – FLOWERS & PLANTS

AIPH and Union Fleurs Publish 2018 International Statistics Yearbook The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), in association with Union…

2017 INTERNATIONAL STATISTICAL YEARBOOK AVAILABLE NOW

The International Statistics Flowers and Plants 2017 yearbook shares the available data on the global production and trade of flowers…

AIPH AND UNION FLEURS LAUNCH INTERNATIONAL STATISTICS – FLOWERS AND PLANTS 2016

International Statistics – Flowers and Plants 2016 is now available. The latest volume contains the current available data on the…

International Statistics – Flowers and Plants 2015 out now

International Statistics – Flowers and Plants 2015 is now available. The latest volume contains the current available data on the…

AIPH and Union Fleurs launch International Statistics – Flowers and Plants 2014

International Statistics – Flowers and Plants 2014 is now available. The latest volume contains the current available data on the…

Statistical Yearbook Edition 2012 now available on CD

Compiling figures on production, acreage and trade movements is an important task, especially since some countries do not keep meticulous…

Statistical Yearbook Edition 2013 available on CD

International Statistics Flowers and Plants 2013 is the result of extensive research and data compilation by Leibniz University of Hannover. …

Webinar presents the intersection between built infrastructure, nature, and wellbeing.

Nature has never been more important in our lives whether at work, at home or at leisure. Quantifiable benefits of…

Webinar presents the intersection between built infrastructure, nature, and wellbeing.

Nature has never been more important in our lives whether at work, at home or at leisure. Quantifiable benefits of…

Showcase your ‘Living Green’ city at the AIPH World Green City Awards 2022 – online entries now open!

Cities around the world are keen to showcase their ‘Living Green’ credentials, says the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH)…

Webinar report – AIPH and WCoG green roofs and walls briefing presents a convincing and inspiring case for city greening

The environmental, health and economic benefits of nature-based-solutions are a convincing argument for integrating green roofs and green walls into…

International webinar showcasing how cities will benefit from taking an extra-dimensional approach to city greening through green roofs and walls

As the environmental, health and economic benefits of green roofs and walls are recognised across the globe, cities are integrating…

Re-imagining cities to incorporate nature-based solutions for water management

Cities that embrace the use of nature-based-solutions for water management have helped to identify highly effective techniques that will make…

Cheerful woman in the park with her friends

Are you building a collaborative city for the benefit of people and nature?

AIPH World Green City Awards 2022 call for entries supported by The Nature of Cities. Collaborative cities that are working…

Montréal, Canada

Does your city have a winning vision to connect with nature?

AIPH World Green City Awards 2022 call for entries supported by Biophilic Cities. Cities that value the role of nature…

Webinar to explore the use of plants in city water management in a changing climate

‘Nature-based solutions for water management in cities’ is the second climate action topic in the series of City of London…

Green architecture concept. Building exterior covered with plants in modern city

AIPH Green City Conference sparks purposeful thinking on greening for urban living and the future of our planet

As the world celebrated Earth Day on 22nd April 2021 The International Association of Horticultural Producers, AIPH, was also marking…

Park in Shanghai

AIPH World Green City Awards launched to champion ‘Living Green’

In response to the growing importance of greening our world’s cities, the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has launched…

AIPH Green City Conference presents Champions of Green Cities who share their inspiring stories

The International Association of Horticultural Producers, AIPH, is the world’s Champion for the Power of Plants. Through their Green City…

AIPH announces City of London Green City Briefings that bring the urgency and opportunity of climate action to the attention of city leaders around the world

The International Association of Horticultural Producers, AIPH, in collaboration with the Worshipful Company of Gardeners, is delighted to announce the…

Announcing the AIPH Champions of Green Cities Conference

The International Association of Horticultural Producers, AIPH, is the world’s champion for the power of plants. Through their Green City…

A green park and trees in front of skyscrapers - Champions of Green Cities

Champions of Green Cities

At a time when nature around the world is being threatened, recognition of the value of nature in cities is…

Collaboration with nurseries delivers effective urban forest strategies for cities

The word ‘forest’ evokes the feeling of being immersed in a richness of nature and, in an urban context, promises…

Biophilia – the importance of nature for feeling good

Although the term biophilia has been around for several decades, it is now being used more frequently with a renewed…

Italian cities are getting greener

Flormart survey finds that the importance of urban green space in public health and well-being will largely influence the future…

AIPH and ICLEI announce partnership to stimulate Green Cities and build CitiesWithNature

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), through its Green City initiative, and ICLEI, through its Cities Biodiversity Center (CBC),…

Countries share their Green City initiatives at AIPH Spring Meeting, Miami, the USA

On 2 March 2020, the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) brought together key industry players in the beautiful city…

A clear vision for 2020

As the year 2020 gathers momentum, promises are made globally to secure the future of humankind and this planet that…

AIPH looks to the future at its next Spring Meeting in Miami

The 2020 Spring Meeting of the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) will be from 1st-4th March, in Miami, USA.…

HOW TO RETRO-FIT OLD CITIES WITH ‘LIVING GREEN’

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) held its International Green City Conference on 19th September 2018 in Padova, to…

Why Buildings Need Greening on the Inside Too

The industry has been active in promoting the importance of the Green City for some years now. At the heart…

How Hot Are You?

Just now, throughout most of Europe, it’s hot! Not only is it hot now but it has been for weeks.…

AIPH CONFERENCE TO FOCUS ON GREENING OLD CITIES

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) invites all those with an interest in greening cities to its next International…

CITIES WITH ‘LIVING GREEN’ ESSENTIAL FOR NEXT GENERATION

Access to quality greenspace and horticultural landscapes is vital for the development of our children and the wellbeing of all…

Join us for the 2016 International Green City Conference

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) invites all those with an interest in improving cities to experience the fusion…

Britain’s chief doctor prescribes gardening at AIPH Green City Conference

Friday, 4 April 2014Gardening is the solution to wider issues such as obesity, flooding and air pollution, which can all…

Frosts Landscape Construction to be Headline Partner at London Green City Conference and Dinner

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) is pleased to announce that Frosts Landscape Construction Ltd is to be the…

Landscapes can counteract growing cost of healthcare

The way we design and manage our landscapes can have hugely beneficial impacts on public health. Extensive evidence shows that…

Landscape designer of London’s Garden Bridge adds inspirational finale to AIPH Green City Dinner

A talk on London’s Garden Bridge by its planting designer Dan Pearson is set to wow guests at the AIPH…

Mayor of Dutch city Almere to open London Green City Conference

The Mayor of Almere in The Netherlands, will open the AIPH International Green City Conference to be held at One…

Enter the prestigious AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2022

Showcase your achievements - enter the International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) 2022. Established by the International Association of Horticultural…

Enter the prestigious AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2022

Showcase your achievements - enter the International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) 2022. Established by the International Association of Horticultural…

The AIPH International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards 2022 Opens for Entries

The International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards 2022, organised by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), is now…

Houseplants webinar reviews how the industry can sustain the current ‘plantdemic’

FloraCulture International (FCI) magazine, supported by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), attracted ornamental growers, traders, retailers, and suppliers…

Houseplants webinar reviews how the industry can sustain the current ‘plantdemic’

FloraCulture International (FCI) magazine, supported by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), attracted ornamental growers, traders, retailers, and suppliers…

AIPH Plant Health Survey identifies promising global industry investment in plant health and biosecurity for a resilient future

The AIPH International Plant Health Survey 2021 reveals the promise of a bio-secure future for the ornamental horticultural industry. It…

AIPH Plant Health Survey identifies promising global industry investment in plant health and biosecurity for a resilient future

The AIPH International Plant Health Survey 2021 reveals the promise of a bio-secure future for the ornamental horticultural industry. It…

Webinar to address how to capitalise on the recent houseplant trend

FloraCulture International (FCI) magazine, supported by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), invites ornamental growers, traders, retailers, and suppliers…

The AIPH International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards 2022 Opens for Entries

The International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards 2022, organised by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), is now…

‘Clarification of the EDV status of new varieties needs to develop’

Mia Buma of the AIPH Novelty Protection Group writes, AIPH has contributed to the UPOV discussions concerning the Essentially Derived…

AIPH International Plant Health Conference highlights the need for more industry collaboration to improve global plant biosecurity

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) online conference ‘Working Together for Better Plant Health’ on 24 March 2021, brought…

AIPH will announce the results of the first global plant health programmes survey at the virtual Plant Health Conference 2021

The online conference ‘Working Together for Better Plant Health’ will happen on 24 March 2021 and is free to attend…

Small leaves growing

‘Global interpretation of how New Breeding Techniques would benefit horticulture’

The International Association of Horticultural Producers - AIPH, welcomed participants from around the world to an online seminar on Novelty…

Seminar on Enforcement of Plant Variety Rights in China

A three-day seminar on Enforcement of Plant Variety Rights in China took place from 30 November to 2 December 2020,…

EU Commission willing to take more robust measures to protect CPVR

The EU Commission has included the revision of the Community Plant Variety Right (CPVR) Regulation 2100/94 into the IP Action…

Webinar on Intellectual Property Protection in the Green Value Chain

Plant breeders, growers, traders and retailers are invited to a webinar designed to help the horticultural supply chain get a…

Two Brexit webinars to support the global ornamental horticulture industry

The International Association of Horticultural Producers – AIPH, FloraCulture International and World Horti Center are working together to organise two…

AIPH, CIOPORA, Euroseeds and Plantum Request Revision of the Council Regulation (EC) No 2100/94 on Community Plant Variety Rights

In a joint letter addressed to the EU Directorate General for Health and Food Safety, AIPH, CIOPORA, Euroseeds and Plantum…

AIPH, CIOPORA and Union Fleurs call for reason and fairness regarding payments of royalties in 2020

Growers and breeders of ornamental plants and flowers are being called upon to show fairness and understanding as the time…

AIPH announces major online conference to support ornamentals industry recovery

‘Recovery from Crisis – the future for Ornamentals’ is the title of a major online conference to be organised by…

AIPH and ICLEI announce partnership to stimulate Green Cities and build CitiesWithNature

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), through its Green City initiative, and ICLEI, through its Cities Biodiversity Center (CBC),…

Sustainability more and more of a priority

It was a year ago, after Ter Laak Orchids won the AIPH International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) 2018, that…

Implications of Brexit for Ornamental Horticulture

Following the vote by UK citizens to leave the EU we are now in a period of uncertainty before the…

Floriculture Sustainability Initiative

AIPH joins forces with other frontrunners in the supply chain towards a more sustainable floriculture sector. In recent years the…

AIPH welcomes Royal Assent for Canadian Plant Breeders Rights amendments

International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has welcomed the very recent Royal Assent for changes to Plant Breeders’ Rights (PBR)…

EU implementation of Nagoya Protocol will harm growers

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has filed a request for intervention in the action to annul the so-called…

Jiangsu Province awarded AIPH Prize for best garden at Qingdao International Horticultural Exposition

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has awarded its prize for the best garden at the Qingdao International Horticultural…

AIPH and Union Fleurs launch International Statistics – Flowers and Plants 2014

International Statistics – Flowers and Plants 2014 is now available. The latest volume contains the current available data on the…

AIPH awards Gold Medal to China Flower Association President

Madame Jiang Zehui, President of China Flower Association (CFA), has been awarded the prestigious Gold Medal by the International Association…

Inspiration and collaboration emerge as key themes from AIPH Congress

Over 100 delegates from around the world participated in the 66th International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) Annual Congress held…

AIPH pleads for effective enforcement tools for Plant Variety Rights

This month saw the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) plead for effective enforcement tools for Plant Variety Rights (PVR)at…

AIPH Spring Meeting debates global ornamental plant trade and environmental challenges

Representatives from organisations representing growers of ornamental horticultural crops met in London, UK on 2nd April to share information and…

EU Community Plant Variety Office (CPVO) presents the sixth edition of its online newsletter

On January, 30 2014 the EU Community Plant Variety Office (CPVO) presented the sixth edition of its online newsletter: http://www.cpvo.europa.eu/main/en/home/news/newsletters…

Re-focus on greening towns and cities

AIPH International Green City Conference - Tuesday, 1 April 2014 ‘Growing green and healthy places’ is the theme of this…

AIPH joins Floriculture Sustainability Initiative

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) is now formally a member of the Floriculture Sustainability Initiative (FSI) following approval…

AIPH welcomes new Canadian bill in support of Plant Breeders Rights

On December 9 the Government of Canada introduced a new bill that will stimulate investment and innovation in Canada's agricultural…

Call for entries for AIPH International Grower of the Year 2014

Grower associations around the world are invited to enter a candidate into the prestigious International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH)…

4th International Symposium on Weeds and Invasive Plants to be held at Montpellier SupAgro, Montpellier (France), from 18 to 23 May 2014

The registration is now open for the 4th International Symposium on Weeds and Invasive Plants to be held at Montpellier…

AIPH calls for changes to UPOV rules to prevent the stifling of innovation in ornamental horticulture

“The current UPOV (International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants) rules on ‘Essentially Derived Varieties’ (EDV) are…

Global issues facing ornamental horticultural production debated at AIPH Congress

Over 90 delegates from around the world took part in strategic planning sessions, committees and professional tours during the 65th…

Sheridan Nurseries, Canada win AIPH 2013 International Grower of the Year

Sheridan Nurseries in Georgetown, Ontario, Canada has been announced the winners of the coveted Golden Rose for the second year…

Masterclass intellectual property rights in seed business, organised by Wageningen University

Please find herewith in the pdf the invitation, programme and registration information of the Masterclass about Intellectual Proterty Rights in…

The CPVO’s fifth edition of its online newsletter has been published

The CPVO has presented the fifth edition of its online newsletter: http://www.cpvo.europa.eu/main/en/home/news/newsletters This newsletter will provide you with an easy readable…

AIPH Congress in Niagara Falls 8-12 September 2013

AIPH organises the 65th annual congress in Niagara Falls, Canada, from 8 to 12 September 2013. It will be a…

ESA’s patent database PINTO is now live!

To facilitate information of plant breeders by increasing transparency regarding the patent status of commercially available plant varieties, ESA European…

Colombian court strikes down law approving 1991 UPOV Convention

From the FCI-website-News, by Shawn Sullivan BOGOTA, Colombia, May 28, 2013: Colombia’s Constitutional Court has declared unconstitutional a 2012 law…

CPVO Rome Seminar 30-5-2013

On the 30st of May the CPVO seminar Enforcement of plant breeders rights in Italy took place in Rome. AIPH…

EPPO/CoE/EEA/IUCN ISSG International Workshop on how to communicate on pests and invasive alien plants, 8-10 October 2013, Oeiras, Portugal

A joint EPPO/CoE/EEA/IUCN ISSG Workshop will be organized on 2013-10-08/10 in Oeiras in Portugal at the kind invitation of the…

Conference Invasive alien species in urban areas in Europe, 5 September 2013, IUCN Global Headquarters, Gland, Switzerland

IUCN will organise a conference on invasive species in urban areas in Europe on the 5th of September 2013. This conference…

Final Call: I International Symposium on Ornamentals in Africa (September 2013, Kenya)

We would like to inform you that the abstract submission and registration for the I International Symposium on Ornamentals in…

Decision of the Supreme Court of the US in illegal copying of patented Soyabeans of patent holder Monsanto, last Monday 13-5-2013

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously Monday that when farmers use patented seed for more than one planting in violation…

European Seed Association ESA launches a new patent database on July 1st

European Seed Association ESA launches a new patent database on July 1st; but already as of today, a link to a…

Landscape and Urban Horticulture and Education, Research Training and Consultancy

The 29th International Horticultural Congress will be held in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia over the 17-22 August 2014. Full details may…

ISHS Commission Education, Research Training and Consultancy Newsletter (April 2013)

The April 2013 issue (number 10) of the ISHS Commission Education, Research Training and Consultancy Newsletter is available in the…

2nd Announcement: VI International Symposium on the Taxonomy of Cultivated Plants

VI International Symposium on the Taxonomy of Cultivated Plants Beijing, China, July 2013 http://www.ishs.org/symposium/322 The theme of the Symposium is:…

IV International Conference on Landscape and Urban Horticulture (India, 2013): Abstract submission deadline

IV International Conference on Landscape and Urban Horticulture: Impact of Landscape Horticulture on Development of Urban Economy with Green Environment.…

CIOPORA Annual General Meeting (AGM) April 22-25, 2013 in Angers; CIOPORA prepares a new Green Paper and CIOPORA launches a new website

CIOPORA will dedicate the full day of her AGM 2013 to internal debate on a new CIOPORA position on Patens…

English version report roundtable discussion in the Netherlands available

Last month the English version of the report of the oral consultation hold in summer 2012 in the Netherlands has…

Symposium on the Benefits of Plant Variety Protection for Farmers and Growers

On the 2nd of November 2012 the Symposium on the Benefits of Plant Variety Protection for Farmers and Growers, organized…

The CPVO is pleased to present the fourth edition of its online newsletter

http://www.cpvo.europa.eu/main/en/home/news/newsletters This newsletter will provide you with an easy readable update of some important developments and events for the CPVO…

Report UPOV CAJ and Council meetings 29 October – 1 November 2012

Read the report written by Mia Buma on Members only under Reports of meetings attended by AIPH

2013 Edition of the Communities in Bloom International Challenge

Communities in Bloom will organize the 2013 Edition for the Communities in Bloom International Challenge. The International Challenge involves winners…

Houseplants webinar reviews how the industry can sustain the current ‘plantdemic’

FloraCulture International (FCI) magazine, supported by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), attracted ornamental growers, traders, retailers, and suppliers…

Houseplants webinar reviews how the industry can sustain the current ‘plantdemic’

FloraCulture International (FCI) magazine, supported by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), attracted ornamental growers, traders, retailers, and suppliers…

The AIPH International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards 2022 Opens for Entries

The International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards 2022, organised by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), is now…

Showcase your ‘Living Green’ city at the AIPH World Green City Awards 2022 – online entries now open!

Cities around the world are keen to showcase their ‘Living Green’ credentials, says the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH)…

Showcase your ‘Living Green’ city at the AIPH World Green City Awards 2022 – online entries now open!

Cities around the world are keen to showcase their ‘Living Green’ credentials, says the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH)…

Cheerful woman in the park with her friends

Are you building a collaborative city for the benefit of people and nature?

AIPH World Green City Awards 2022 call for entries supported by The Nature of Cities. Collaborative cities that are working…

Montréal, Canada

Does your city have a winning vision to connect with nature?

AIPH World Green City Awards 2022 call for entries supported by Biophilic Cities. Cities that value the role of nature…