The latest genetics ready to add value to your nursery business


Nurseries can benefit in a range of ways by engaging with Global Plant Genetics:

  • Access to the latest new varieties for commercialisation to give you an edge on your competitors
  • Industry leading technical support so that you can maximise your production
  • Innovative marketing ideas to enhance your nursery offer
  • Contract propagation opportunities in specific situations

Intellectual Property

There is a wide ranging intellectual property portfolio available to nursery businesses across the world. Working with us, you will be able to access new material, all the way from newly developed selections right through to fully marketable varieties. Depending on the specific product, you may even have the opportunity to benefit from territory based exclusivity.

Intellectual Property for Nurseries

Working with Global Plant Genetics you can gain access to a world leading portfolio of new varieties of

  • Strawberries
  • Raspberries
  • Blueberries
  • Blackberries
  • Asparagus
  • Grape rootstocks

Meet the Experts

Jamie Petchell - The Asparagus Plant Genetics Man

Jamie Petchell

The Asparagus Man

Jamie Petchell is co-owner of Global Plant Genetics. He is world-renowned within the asparagus industry for his knowledge of the crop and for delivering optimum results to growers. He also has wide-ranging experience in berry crops across several Continents. Jamie is most satisfied by seeing through new hybrids from initial testing, through agronomic trials and into full commercialisation.

Rupert Hargreaves - The Berries Man - Plant Genetics

Rupert Hargreaves

The Berries Man

Rupert Hargreaves co-owns Global Plant Genetics. He is an experienced director with a passion for berry crops and intellectual property management. He also spends time researching new crop opportunities for the business. Rupert delivers optimum results for breeders and growers of berries worldwide.