Providing production opportunities for growers, new varieties and colours have been introduced to the Earley Ornamentals range – one of the leading UK young plant producers. The company’s extensive bedding, basket and patio range and its increasingly popular perennial collection are featured in its two latest catalogues – now available for 2021.
Introducing new varieties for 2021
New to Earley Ornamentals are two stunning Bella Fuchsia®, upright Bella Fuchsia ® Bianca with its large, double flowers, and semi-trailing Bella Fuchsia ® Diana which offers single, medium-sized flowers – ideal for impulse sales. For growers looking for an early flowering green leaf geranium, new Geranium PAC® Candy Pink boasts appealing semi-double flowers. Another interesting introduction is mid-season Primrose Sparkly Mix, which has attractive, lace-edged flowers.
Other additions to the 2021 range include fast-growing Calibrachoa Candy Shop new colour Grape Splash Imp, a uniquely patterned bicolour. There are also new colours for long flowering Diascia Breezee Appleblossom and Orange, an on-trend SunPatiens® Vigorous Lavender Bicolour and new Petunia Crazytunia® colours – all high performing cutting raised options for summer.
Seed raised choices include new colour Anemone Harmony White Imp, with new colours introduced to Pansy Freefall®, Freefall® XL and Mariposa, which now has 18 colours. There are also more colours for Polyanthus Supernova and Primula Veris and Rubens and for Senetti® growers, there are two new cutting raised colours.
Meeting Perennial demand
The star range in the Earley Ornamentals Perennial category is Premium Perennials, which now includes over 40 new products for 2021.
For the coming season, highlights comprise showy Leucanthemum Luna, hot red Salvia Royal Bumble, fully double Geranium Cloud Nine, rosette type Primula Belarina Mandarin and Heuchera Silver Gum Drop with its vibrant pink flowers.
Speaking about the new products, Earley Ornamentals Managing Director Simon Earley said:
“Whilst Covid-19 has presented its challenges, we’re confident our range is better than ever for 2021. Our on-going product development and selection ensures optimum plant choices to maximise growing capacity and performance. This approach combined with our flexibility means we are able to offer professional growers a service that allows them to stay ahead in today’s challenging environment.”
The new Earley Ornamentals Catalogue 2021 for bedding, basket and patio and the Perennial Catalogue 2021 are now available to download here.