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62nd Congress of the "Communauté européenne des jeunes horticulteurs
- CEJH" will take place will be held in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg from 16 to 23 July 2023.

Under the slogan "Discover the unexpected green sides of Luxembourg in the last Grand Duchy in the world", the Young Gardeners invite you to the Grand Duchy. This under the organisation & coordination of the FHL professional association of gardeners & florists, young European gardeners from the entire European green sector such as landscape gardeners, florists, nurserymen, ornamental plant and vegetable gardeners will explore the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the green heart of Europe. The starting point of the CEJH Congress event is the city of Luxembourg, the youth hostel, Fort Olizy.

After a first day of sightseeing, the renaturation of the Petrusse with its sustainable green spaces in the urban recreation area of the city of Luxembourg as well as the exploration of the "underground" of the city park "Edouard André" with the friends of the history of the fortress, the final part of the 1st day, if the schedule allows it, will be the visit of the "Stade de Luxembourg". The 1st day of the Congress will be crowned with the official opening of the Congress of the Community of European Young Gardeners (CEJH) in the presence of national & European personalities from the horticultural sector. It is already the 3rd time that the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg hosts this congress event and the organisation & coordination is guaranteed by the FHL, the national business association of gardeners & florists.

Other planned highlights in the congress programme are: the new infrastructures of the horticultural school of the "Lycée Technique Agricole" in Gilsdorf, the 'Awarded Garden of Excellence' rose garden of the "Château de Munsbach", the revitalisation of the industrial wastelands in Belval as well as many innovative family businesses from the floriculture, horticulture & viticulture sector. As well as many other 'Luxembourgish' horticultural features will enrich the diverse, unexpected, green CEJH Congress programme.

Further information about the program of the CEJH Congress titled 'Discover the unexpected green sides of the last Grand Duchy in the world!' and the registration link will be sent to you by email with the keyword 'I will find out the truth 2023' to fhl@lwk.lu. The registration deadline is May 15, 2023.

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Sum up of the congress in Latvia and Estonia 2019



We had a great time and learned very much from our visit to the Baltic countries this July. Thanks to the staff at Bulduri Horticultural School in Latvia and the Palusalu family in Estonia we experienced gardens, landscapes, culture and companies with lots of beauty and innovation. Take a look at the inspiring photoreport here (link).

Congress 2018

Sum up of the congress in Malmö 2018

The 59th CEJH congress was held in Sweden 22-28 of August, 2018. The event attracted 58 young horticulturists from eight different countries to the region of Skåne and the city of Malmö. It was a week with really hot weather pushing 30 degrees some days. The programme consisted of visits to nurseries, roof gardens, an apple farm, greenhouse production, landscapers and more. A congress tree was planted at the Swedish University of Agriculture in Alnarp. We thank all sponsors and participants!

Check out the photoreport from 2018!

59th CEJH congress in Malmö

Wändels Trädgård: Swedens largest perennial nursery.

59th CEJH congress in Malmö

Spisa Smaker: high tech green house production of potted herbs for supermarkets.

59th CEJH congress in Malmö

Happy folks in the sun!

Sum up of the congress in South Tyrol, 2017


58th CEJH-congress in South Tyrol

The 58th CEJH-congress in South Tyrol, 2nd-8th of July 2017, was a great success. More than 60 people from nine countries met up in the beautiful valleys of northern Italy to experience a five days program of horticultural companies, grand nature and fine food.

The general meeting in Laimburg

At the general meeting in Laimburg, Auer, Silvia Steinert from Germany was chosen for the position of third chairman of the CEJH board. Here together with second chairman Bert Baeten (left) and President Rikard Jansson (right). We look forward to her idears and contributions for the young horticulturists!

The tree Planting ceremony

A snakebark maple was planted at the tree planting ceremony at the congress centre: the horticultural school of Laimburg. The digging was made by (from left) Paul Mair - Principal of the Laimburg school, Rikard Jansson - President of CEJH, Matthias Hofer - Chairman of the South Tyrolean Young Horticulturists and Valtl Raffeiner - chairman of the South Tyrolean Horticultural Enterprises.