Wave News

  • How will your spring sales be next year?

    Uploaded on 30-04-2014

    Forecasting your spring sales doesn’t get any easier with the spring behaving so inconsistently over the past couple of years. And yet now is the time to start preparing your pansy production for next year. But luckily the increasing popularity of Cool Wave makes planning trailing pansy production an easier decision to make. In the spring of 2015, expect more demand and more promotion to help drive your sales. Quoting a buyer for a large retail chain in Europe: “I thought it was mostly a mar...


  • Cool Wave draws numbers to Greenhouse event

    Uploaded on 14-04-2014

    Cool Wave was the big attraction at this year’s ‘Come into the Greenhouse’ event in the Netherlands, with over 3,000 visitors to the Cool Wave stand as part of the Florensis event in Hendrik Ido Ambacht on Saturday 5th April. The current Cool Wave favourites were on display, plus the forthcoming new colours – Red Wing and Blueberry Swirl. These colours are expected in stores in the autumn of 2014. More than 200,000 visitors took part in the ‘Come into the Greenhouse’ weekend, which a...


  • Rob Verlinden on the road with Cool Wave Pansies

    Uploaded on 24-03-2014

    None other than Rob Verlinden, well-known Dutch tv-gardener, recently helped garden centre Groenrijk Hans Menken in The Netherlands to celebrate its 25th anniversary. During his show Rob wowed the audience by creating and giving away combination planters using Cool Wave Pansies. Rob has tried Cool Wave for himself and is very enthusiastic about how large Cool Wave plants grow, spread and hang and how full of flowers each plant becomes so that the result is that when you combine 3 plants in a han...


  • The Spring is coming!

    Uploaded on 12-02-2014

    Lighter days and increased temperatures means only one thing – the spring is coming! Slowly but surely your early spring garden plants will be waking up from the call of spring and coming out into flower, and there’s nothing more spring-like and early, than beautiful Cool Wave Pansies! What is nicer than putting the dark days of winter behind you and get back out into the garden to tidy up and putting things straight after a blustery and storm ridden winter? Once your garden is tidied up spi...


  • Cool Wave wins Taspo Award

    Uploaded on 12-11-2013

    The spreading pansy, Cool Wave Golden Yellow has been crowned Best Bred Product for 2013 at the recently held TASPO Awards in Berlin, Germany. Since the introduction eight years ago, the Taspo Awards have quickly become a benchmark industry awards ceremony in horticulture. The awards are presented annually in various classes and even being nominated is an honour, let alone to win. Each award recognizes companies, concepts or products for outstanding performance and innovation. Last year, in the ...