Keith Kirsten Horticulture International (Pty) Ltd is a South African based leading horticultural company. We are totally industry-driven seeking the best growers, globally, to produce the finest plant varieties. Our strict identification, selection and development of superior varieties, including ornamental introductions, ensure superior plant composition is achieved.
Strategic marketing | KKHI promotes breeders' plants internationally, focusing on the environment and sustainable biodiversity. Brands that we market include Keith Kirsten, Proven Winners, David Austin Old English Roses and Anthony Tesselaar Plants (Pty) Ltd (including the famous Rosa Flower Carpet Roses).
Specialist services | KKHI acts as Head Licensee, Agent and Marketer of breeders' and growers' plant varieties, offering a Royalty Administration Service for plants for which we own the rights to and also on behalf of breeders and growers. Plant Breeder's Rights and Trade Mark applications are made easy through our experienced professionals.
Procurement | KKHI sources from top growers and provide the industry with the expert services of one of the world's renowned horticulturists. KKHI identifies the best of breeds across the globe bringing them to retailers in South Africa and abroad. New and old plant varieties have made their way across South Africa and the world through KKHI.
International Horticulture & Landscape Consultants | From Hotels to Wine estates and large corporate contracts, KKHI develops landscape projects for corporate and private clients.
Unique and Specialist Associations | Through local and international specialist associations, KKHI is able to market varieties from anywhere in the world, promoting gardening in innovative ways supported by gardening and horticultural media relationships that Keith has built over thirty years of retailing, writing, radio and television, lecturing and traveling.
Gardening and Industry Tours | Keith Kirsten hosts various gardening and industry tours throughout the world.
Lectures | Keith Kirsten lectures on a wide variety of subjects presented in a way that make the professional and amateur alike feel inspired and motivated. Soon, Keith Kirsten will also be presenting workshops.