Flowers Genetics

Syngenta offers the widest range of pot and bedding plants in the industry. Every year, Syngenta produces over 500 million cuttings, over five million gram seeds and one billion young plants.

Flowers GeneticsWe are the number one genetics supplier in four of the six best-selling crops worldwide – Geraniums, Pansies, Impatiens walleriana and Chrysanthemums – which together account for some 60 percent of the flowers genetics market. Other core crops include poinsettia, New Guinea impatiens, begonia, cyclamen and petunia. All in all, we offer over 2,500 proprietary varieties.

Syngenta has a long history in the ornamentals industry. We combine the strengths and experience from our origins in Holland (Sluis & Groot), Germany (Fischer) and the United States (Goldsmith and Yoder). For over 140 years, Syngenta has led the way in applying innovative technology and breeding techniques to the benefit of professional growers and to the delight of the hobby gardener.

Syngenta Flowers breeds for color, shape, size, longevity and resistance to drought and bacteria. Our breeding efforts have led to a genetic offer that is second to none in the flowers industry.