Plant Trials Service
What are plant trials?
To test that the plant is distinct, uniform and stable and to develop technical information that can assist growers in the production of the new variety and by performing plant trials in a nursery environment these factors can be established.
Ideal Place for performing Plant Trials?
The ideal place for plant trials is in a garden, nursery, university plant trials, commercial plant trials etc.The point is that the plant trials will test that the variety is distinct, uniform and stable but most of all that it will make a good garden plant.
Uses of Plant Trials:
A breeder gets an idea about what are the growing requirements of the plant. The breeder can also be assured that the new variety is distinct from other similar varieties before committing expensive production time and preparing plant protection.