has been developed to inform readers about the importance of
Ornamental Breeding and Genetics of various crops (cut
flowers, potplants, garden plants,
bulbous plants see also
LiliumBreeding, the main breeding companies of these crops and an overview
of the used breeding techniques.
ornamentals organize every 3 years a symposium on this topic.
In 2009 more than 280
ornamental researchers, breeders and others interested in
breeding and genetics of ornamental plants have participated
23rd meeting held in Leiden, The Netherlands. The 24th meeting was held
in 2012 in Warsaw, Poland. The 25th meeting will be held in 2015
in Melle, Belgium (http://www.eucarpiaornamentals2015.be).