In 2015, the nursery celebrated its 50th anniversary. Initially, it was located on a plot of just 1 ha (today 19 ha), at Rijksweg 30a in Ederveen, where our office is still localized.
In the early 1970s, Gerrit Hoogenraad, the founder of the nursery, came to the conclusion that there would be a future shift from filed grow cultivation to container production. He was one of the first producers in the Netherlands who bought a potting machine.
Gerrit is still involved in the activities of the nursery, although he has already transferred responsibility for the management of the company to his son Sebastiaan and daughter-in-law Hannie.
We actively support organizations that help the needy, one of them is