The Chauvin Hortensia

The Compagny

CHAUVIN Hortensia is a specialist in Hydrangea - Horetensia young plants and potted plants with 24 full-time employees and more than 50 seasonal workers working on projects adapted to the issues of today and tomorrow.






Our commitment towards

  • The quality of our products
  • The health and safety of our employees
  • Protecting the environment


  • More than 60 years experience in plants over 4 production sites in the "Loire Valley"
  • High-performance production means with 3 hectares of covered area, 15 hectares of cultivation platforms and 11,000 m3 of cold storage
  • 85% of turnover from exporting over more than 18 countries

Our strengh

Technological performance

  • State of the art production facilities
  • GPS guided positioning and distancing robot
  • Efficient greenhouses
  • Cold storage rooms

Methods and quality

  • Task forces to continuously improve our processes
  • Biological integrated control
  • MPS*eco-label for a certification of our good environmental practices

Research & development

  • Research plan for new varieties development
  • HYDRANOVA, breeding company in the context of the BRIO collaborative program
  • PHYSI'HO biological research program



Our assets

  • Specially selected varieties and novelties without equal
  • Product innovation and up to date equipment
  • Expertise in managing our production processes
  • Tailor-made mastery
  • Technical advice and consultancy available
  • Export logistics expertise
  • Synergies linked to the first plant cluster "l'Anjou" (VEGEPOLYS, BHR...)