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Canada Blooms features new Canadian Shield rose
Posted Feb 24, 2017
Garden Making, February 17, 2017 Canada Blooms helps celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary in 2017 with a distinctly Canadian flavour to the show, from the design of the displays to the plants being used. Centre of attention will be the new Canadian Shield rose developed by Vineland Research and Innovation Centre and Canada’s horticultural industry. Read more

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Mar 3, 2017
Vineland will be a tour stop as part of the pre-conference events taking place March 2. For more information about the conference, please visit their website 

Latest Media Release

Posted Nov 15, 2016
There’s a big party planned for Canada’s 150th anniversary in 2017, and Canada Blooms is going to help with the celebration. When the 21st annual Canada Blooms flower and garden show — the largest of its kind in the country — opens in March, there will be a distinctly Canadian flavour to the show, from the design of the displays to the plants being used. Central to this O Canada theme is the 2017 Plant of the Year, the Canadian Shield™ rose as part of Vineland's 49th Parallel Collection. Read more

Latest Reports

Rapport inaugural de Vineland intitulé Impact

November, 2016


  • La poire Cold SnapTM - Le fruit préféré de l'hiverMC
  • Des options respectueuses de l'environnement pour contrôler les insectes nuisibles qui s'attaquent aux fleurs
  • L'industrie canadienne de la nouvelle variété de pommes SmittenTM est prometteuse
  • Rouge, vin rouge : Vineland met au point une technologie appassimento sophistiquée pour répondre aux besoins des vignerons et aux goûts des consommateurs
  • Les retombés liées au raisin PixieTM, toutes sauf miniatures

Latest Innovation Report

The 2016-2017 Innovation Report

October, 2016


  • The dirt on healthy urban trees
  • Say what? Talking science with consumers
  • Appassimento chamber ups Ontario's wine game
  • Crafting a sustainable cider industry
  • The scent of a tomato
  • Patience and possibilities: Vineland's apple program takes root
  • Rose collection begins to bloom
  • Cold SnapTM spreading and that's a good thing
  • A mite-y discovery
  • Innovative automation technologies around the corner

Latest Newsletters

The winter 2016 Vineland newsletter

Dec 1, 2016


  • Canadian ShieldTM named Plant of the Year
  • Opening new markets for hardy landscape roses
  • Vineland appoints new members to Board of Directors
  • Vineland Science and Stakeholder Advisory Council members 2016/17