In close cooperation with the leading and well known Begonia breeder Koppe from Holland.
Koppe had their first crossings of Begonia’s conducted in the late eighties. Since year 2000 the Begonia breeding program has yearly been expanded. Koppe’s many years of experience and ongoing professionalisation have made them the world’s most innovative breeder of Begonia elatior.
Important varieties originated from Koppe are: Baladin, Barkos, Berseba Series, Binos Series, Borias and Borias Dark just to mention a few.
The “Barkos Collection” in particular has been extremely significant in improving the image of Begonia elatior among consumers. All these varieties boast a very long shelf life, feature double-flowering blooms and have beautiful bold colours. Due to their good shelf life, the Barkos varieties are also suitable for production during the cold winter months.
For more information, feel free to download the catalogue below or get in touch with one of our sales representatives.