Plant breeder Peter Moore celebrates 60 years in horticulture by donating royalties to Perennial
2 March 2020, by Matthew Appleby Horticulture Week
Peter Moore is celebrating 60 years in horticulture by donating 25% of the royalties for 2020 from four plants to the charity, Perennial.
The plants are:
- Sarcococca ‘Winter Gem’
- Choisya ‘White Dazzler’
- Buddleja ‘Silver Anniversary’
- Buddleja ‘Berries and Cream’
Moore started work at Hillier in 1960 as a propagator and bred world-renowned plants including Choisya ‘Aztec Pearl’ and Weigela ‘Dark Horse’ before moving to Longstock Nursery in 1997.