Hydrangea Breeders Association (HBA) develops new hydrangea varieties for the customers profit and consumers satisfaction. At the joint companies’ premises the result from the crosses and other breeding activities is produced into flowering. Selections and choices are made on the spot, thus within the normal production procedures. Wishes and questions are therefore easily reported from the field / greenhouse and incorporated into a sophisticated breeding program. New varieties are being tested extensively in practice.
Legend is the infinite search by Hydrangea Breeders Association (HBA) to translate unique genetics to hydrangeas with mythical properties. Legend is a series of hydrangeas that stand out by virtue of their imaginative appearance, sustainable and profitable cultivation method, and strong market introduction.
Legend Hydrangea is a complete and versatile series of hydrangeas and new macrophylla and paniculata varieties are added continuously. With Legend, HBA brings to life the legends of the future.
Discover our LEGEND varieties below. Click on the pictures for more information
Our varieties are tested under normal production circumstances for characteristics like branching, compactness, flower induction, change of colour and of course durability under consumer conditions.
Discover our varieties. Click on the picture for more information.
The Royal series represents varieties that can be pruned deep for flowers on new shoots, but can also perfectly fit in a traditional way of production. A period of natural cold to stimulate regrowth and induction is required for these varieties.
A combination of the deep pruning and traditional method creates a long window of harvesting. Discover our varieties. Click on the picture for more information.
The Tropical varieties are specially designed and selected for areas without a long period of natural cold and with a diferent day-night regime compared to the Northern European production areas. These varieties do not require a long cold period for good stem length
At Equatorial production areas like Kenya or Colombia the tropical varieties produce flowers yearround. Discover our varieties. Click on the picture for more information.
With a new vision on the cultivation and appearance of the Paniculata hydrangea, an assortment has been developed that can be traded as half material and being sold as a flowering finished product shortly after that.
Breeding has led to surprising chararacteristics as the mentioned forcing of flowering, compactness, stunning autumn colours and nearly 100% of the stems flowering. Discover our varieties. Click on the picture for more information.
At the 2018 IPM we introduced this concept and were crowned with a special reward. Due to its compact characteristic and excellent branching the Tabletensia® is extremely suitable for bowls and for instance table decoration. This for both indoors as well as outdoors. Up untill fall Tabletensia® will bring colour to your terrace.
A concept for high-end hydrangeas for patio and terrace. The combination of unique genetics and selected producers has resulted in an end product perfectly suitable for exclusive clients. More info on www.kanmara.eu
Crowned at the BUGA 2015 and rewarded with the Innovation prize 2016, Diva fiore® has clearly been acknowledged as a winner! This remontating hydrangea produces new flowers from spring to fall. More info? Please check www.divafiore.de
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The HBA team will be pleased to welcome you.
A4 Amsterdam – Den Haag: take the Aalsmeer (N201) exit.
Take the N201 towards Aalsmeer, follow the ring road around Aalsmeer, go through the Waterwolftunnel, and then follow the N201 to its intersection with the N231 (Legmeerdijk). Turn right towards Kudelstaart / FloraHolland. Follow the N231 for about 4.5 km until you reach a location 100 m after the BP petrol station. Turn right and then left onto: Achterweg. After 1 km on the right hand.
A2 Utrecht – Amsterdam: take the Vinkeveen (N201) exit.
Follow the N201 towards Vinkeveen past Mijdrecht and Uithoorn, turn left direction Kudelstaart, FloraHolland onto the N196. Follow the N231 for about 4.5 km until you reach a location 100 m after the BP petrol station. Turn right and then left onto: Achterweg. After 1 km on the right hand side.