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What would you like to insure?

Are you looking for the right insurance cover for your garden center? And you would like individual advice to find a tailor-made solution? Our risk consultants will be happy to assist you!

Plant cultivation

You care about your plants? So do we! Our insurance coverage is as individual as your plants. Select the best solution for your garden center plants.

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Protect your greenhouses - to make sure you stay on the safe side financially in the event of damages. Our customized products help you do just that.

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Facilities and equipment / Goods and supplies

This module insures all your operating facilities, their contents as well as goods and supplies on your premises.

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Machines / Equipment

All the machines and equipment that are not permanently installed in the greenhouse (such as potting machines or heaters) can also be insured individually with us.

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Business interruption

Business interruption insurance completes the protection of your horticultural business. It is particularly recommended for horticultural businesses with retail outlets, garden centers or commercial operations.

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Cyber risks

Protection against damage caused by cyberattacks or ransomware is the basis of this insurance product and is included in every policy, as are the services provided. Four optional modules provide additional protection.

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Our consultancy services are what set us apart.

Together with our experts in the field, we will find the best solution for you.

Initial contact

Meeting someone for the first time is always something special. That’s why our consultants look forward to getting to know you and your company – with no obligations and no pressure to make immediate decisions.


Once you have had the opportunity to gain an impression of our expertise, we will take a detailed look at your company and your processes on site.

Risk analysis and prevention consulting

Providing you with protection is our main priority: we analyze your individual risks and give you helpful tips with regard to risk prevention.

Personal offer and insurance

Based on your personal risk assessment, we will select the ideal modules for you from our customized offer and provide you with tailor-made insurance cover.

Support services and claims management

Our mission is to guarantee sustainable and trust-based support and to provide you with the fastest and most effective assistance in the event of a claim.

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Who can take out insurance with Gartenbau-Versicherung?

We insure companies along the entire value chain of the horticultural sector – from seedling growers and production nurseries to garden centers and florists.

What insurance solutions do HORTISECUR G, HORTISECUR F and HORTISECUR Cyber offer?

HORTISECUR® G, our modular multi-risk insurance policy, was specifically developed for horticultural businesses with greenhouse cultivation, retail nurseries, garden centers and flower stores. HORTISECUR® G protection covers weather-related risks such as hail, storms and snow pressure, but also fire, technical failures and damage caused by mains water or burglary.

With HORTISECUR® F, we offer horticultural businesses with open-field cultivation a comprehensive insurance concept. Open-field multi-risk insurance was designed to respeond to the increase in severe weather-related damage to open-field crops. The higher risk due to the extensive use of technology is also taken into account, as are losses due to fire, lightning and explosions.

With HORTISECUR Cyber, we offer you a protective shield against viruses and cyberattacks. HORTISECUR Cyber is characterized by a modular structure: Protection against damage caused by cyberattacks, first-party damage and ransomware is the basis of this insurance product and is included in every policy. Four optional modules provide additional protection.

We also provide tailor-made insurance solutions for your protected cultivation.

What happens when a claim is submitted to Gartenbau-Versicherung?

In the event of a claim, it is vital to receive immediate assistance from your insurance company and that your claim is processed quickly and unbureaucratically. Your local advisor will carry out an initial damage assessment within 48 hours. Our emergency assistance ensures that you remain solvent and can concentrate on the essentials: Getting your business up and running again.

How can I be sure that I can rely on my advisor?

Our core competency is to identify, assess and mitigate the risks unique to horticulture. In order to achieve this, it is essential to have a highly qualified team with in-depth knowledge of the industry. All our advisors have completed vocational training and/or obtained a degree in horticulture. Together with insurance know-how and many years of experience, the result is unique expert knowledge. Depending on the damage, a specialist may also be consulted during the assessment. A total of 200 gardeners help us to assess damage, working as voluntary and independent experts.

What does Gartenbau-Versicherung's prevention advice involve?

Providing our members with advice on active risk management in their businesses is part and parcel of our services. Right from the early planning phase for a new investment, our field staff provide advice on the best choice of materials, technical equipment and the use of safety equipment. Thanks to their training and experience in horticulture, they are well placed to assess these risk factors. Only after completing the risk analysis and providing advice on risk minimization does your advisor begin the actual consultation on business insurance.

Your contact person is looking forward to hearing from you.

Our regional team of experts will be happy to help you.
You would like to report loss or damages?

Contact your risk advisor or submit a claim using our online form. Once we have received the notification of your claim, we will process it and contact you as quickly as possible.

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In the event of a claim, we are here to help.

Fast and unbureaucratic.

In the event of a claim, you need your insurance company to process your claim swiftly and unbureaucratically and provide immediate assistance.

Three things our members can count on:

Personal assistance provided by a direct contact person.

Initial damage assessment within 48 hours.

Unbureaucratic immediate assistance, e.g. liquidity within 7 days.

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