Longwood to Host Independent Plant Breeders
Longwood Gardens and Garden Genetics will play host to the 2010 Independent Plant Breeders Conference in Kennett Square, Pa., November 3-5. Attendees will have access to pertinent educational opportunities led by a lengthy list of trusted industry experts.
The conference will commence with an evening reception and a private viewing of Longwood’s Chrysanthemum Display in the Conservatory. The following two days will cover a range of topics, which include: selection of plants with commercial potential, interspecific and intergeneric hybridization, how to market new plants and naming plants – to name a few.
For more information on topics and speakers, and to register for the 2010 Independent Plant Breeders Conference, visit www.longwoodgardens.org/PlantBreedersConference.html.