The PICCOPLANT Syringa assortment includes more than 400 varieties. It covers all ranges of colours with simple and double flowers.
Apart from Syringa vulgaris many other hybrids hybrids from Syringa chinensis, Syringa hyacinthiflora, Syringa prestoniae etc. are offered.
To promote the sale of the plants eyecatching and showy labels were developed.
Private gardeners have also the opportunity to be inspired by the plants available in the Online-Shop powered by PICCOPLANT www.fliedertraum.de . About 40 very rare lilac varieties are available in different sizes.
The following distinctive cultivars from different breeders received the Award of Garden Merit by the Royal Horticultural Society Garden
and are available in PICCOPLANTs production
The following criteria were fulfilled:
- excellent for ordinary garden use
- reasonably resistant to pests and diseases
- of good constitution
- essentially stable in form and colour
- reasonably easy to grow
Hardiness Ratings are as follows: H5 – Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Temperature range -15 to -10ºC
S. vulgaris 'Mrs Edward Harding' , AGM (H5) Double, magenta flowers
S. vulgaris 'Firmament' AGM (H5), Single, pale blue flowers
S. v.'Andenken an Ludwig Spaeth', AGM(H5) Single, deep magenta
S. x hyacinthiflora 'Esther Staley', AGM (H5) Dark-red buds, opening to lilac-pink flowers
S. vulgaris 'Sensation', AGM (H5) Single, deep purple flowers, edged white
S. x hyacinthiflora 'Maidens Blush', AGM (H5) Single, pale pink flowers
S. vulgaris 'Edward J. Gardner', AGM (H5) Double, pale pink flowers
S. v. 'Souvenir de Alice Harding', AGM (H5). Double, white flowers
S. vulgaris ‘Primrose' AGM (H5), Single, creamy yellow flowers
S. vulgaris 'Sweetheart' AGM (H5) Double, soft pink flowers
S. vulgaris 'Charles Joly' AGM (H5) Double, purple flowers
S. v. 'Krasavitsa Moskvy', AGM (H5) Double, pink buds, opening to white flowers
S. v. 'Olimpiada Kolesnikova', AGM (H5) Deep pink buds opening to paler, double flowers
S. v. 'Mme. Antoine Buchner', AGM (H5) Double, pink flowers
S. v. 'Dwight D Eisenhower', (H5) Single, pale lavender-blue
S. vulgaris 'Lucie Baltet‘, AGM (H5 ) Single, pale pink flowers
S. v. 'Mme Lemoine', AGM (H5) Double, white flowers
S. x hyacinthiflora 'Buffon', AGM (H5) Single, lavender pink flowers
The PICCOPLANT azalea-assortment includes ca. 50 different varieties, mainly Knap-Hill Hybrids. Each plant is essentially a unique miracle. They display green foliage in summer, colourful leaves in autumn and when they bloom in May and June they really go for it!
The plants are delivered as young plants in multitrays or in Tb9 pots and in 2 litre containers with flower buds.
The PICCOPLANT Rhododendron assortment includes about 170 varieties.It covers all ranges of colours of the large flowering hybrids. Additionally, low-growing Yakushimanum- und Repens-hybrids are available.The assortiment is rounded off by a selection of Williamsianum- und Wardiihybrids.
PICCOPLANT sells especially healthy, bushy plants with a whole host of flower buds.
The plants are delivered as young plants in multitrays or in Tb9 pots and in 2 litre containers with flower buds. Especially beautiful and rare varieties for private customers can be odered in the Online-Shop powered by PICCOPLANT http://rhodotraum.de/ .
More Information: www.piccoplant.de
Within the group of Bamboo dwarf, medium-sized and large varieties are offered (Phylostachis, Sasa, Pseudosasa, Pleioblastus, Fargesia).
Miskantus und Arundo are offered for ornamental application or biomass production.
So that our lilacs can be marketed better, we have developed a unique marketing instrument.
We use folding labels with a photo of the plant in bloom and a history of the plant's name. Lilac-scented labels can also be delivered on request.
Lilac-coloured covers spice up the pots, posters and CC banners are also available.
Piccoplant is a modern plant nursery, which is looking back on a 28-year-long experience in biotechnological R&D. Therefore, the company’s centrepiece are its laboratories. At Piccoplant, we take seedlings from elite-plants, which are afterwards bred in vitro on special nutrient solutions. With the best possible living conditions and in sterility, to form new offspring. The outcome of this micropropagation are healthy plants – absolutely free of viruses or bacteria.
At present, we produce several million juvenile plants of high quality in our labs. With over 400 lilac varieties in six different quantities (multipallet, Tb9 in a 24-pieces tray, 3-litre-, 7,5-litre-, 15-litre and 60-litre-container), Piccoplant is by far the largest producer of lilacs worldwide.
In Addition, the company is known for its production of rhododendron (app. 170 varieties) and azalea (app. 50 varieties). In the past years, we expanded our assortment with other “garden-beautifying” plants, like for example bamboo, Viburnum, Philadelphus and Vaccinium. We provide these plants as juvenile plants in multipallets, Tb9/24-pieces-tray, as well as in 2- and 3-litre-containers.
Therefore, Piccoplant Mikrovermehrungen GmbH is offering:
· Propagation of high performance plants,
· Exclusive propagation for breeders
· Installation of genebanks
· Exemption of viruses, etc.
More information can be obtained on our website www.piccoplant.de.
Within our specialisation on lilacs, we are offering a special concept for the retail sector, which runs under the brand of “Lovely Lilac”. In order to transport the unparalleled scent of lilacs to the selling environment, lilacs are delivered to the customer with elaborately designed expandable photo labels, which are applicated with lilac fragrances. These labels are fabricated for every single variety and contain a picture of the blooming plant, as well as specialised information in up to four languages (German, English, French and Russian). The concept will be supported through attractive lilac-coloured pot-cover, as well as several CC-banners.
Through our shopsite www.fliedertraum.de, private customers can find their favourite lilacs in a sophisticated assortment, enjoy beautiful lilac-pictures, discover rare varieties and inform themselves with a lot of facts and answers about lilacs. This “package of information and well-being” was enhanced in the past year by development of several sources in the Social Media: The Blogsite www.blog.fliedertraum.de reports regularly out of the fields of lilacs an Piccoplant. At Pinterest and Instagram, we are posting photos of lilac buds and decoration. Facebook, in turn, is our general portal to the world wide web and hosts information and contact around “Fliedertraum”.