• AGM plants

    AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:

    • Excellent for ordinary use in appropriate conditions
    • Available to buy
    • Of good constitution
    • Essentially stable in form & colour
    • Reasonably resistant to pests & diseases

Conifer cultivar registration

The RHS is the International Cultivar Registration Authority for conifer cultivar names


Download registration forms here:

Application form to register a conifer name

Application form to register a conifer name (North American version)

Guidance notes for North American form


The RHS publishes The International Conifer Register, and subsequent supplements.

Conifer registers

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