Benefits of Nature is working on a green and healthy environment

Bringing green life to the living environment of millions of people. And, in the process, reducing the footprint of companies and their products in the international agriculture and horticulture sector as much as possible. That is the mission behind Benefits of Nature. Dutch Plantin is a member of this quality label. Testing new substrates together…

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Ecuador’s rose cultivation industry is booming

Those thick-stemmed roses with large flowers in bright colours? It is quite likely they stem from Ecuador. Here, at the equator, there is plenty of sunlight while the nights remain quite cool. As a result, the young plants grow slowly but develop fully, and the roses grow firm and large. Increasingly, nowadays, growers in Ecuador…

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Blueberries on coconut substrates: these are the benefits

Worldwide, coconut substrates are the go-to soil for strawberries and raspberries, and increasingly for blackberries as well. Blueberries have hardly been involved in this development; they are still largely grown on peat substrates – while for this plant, too, coconut is the ideal soil material. We can explain why. Peat: essential or not? A soil…

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