Surviving tough economic times is top of mind for Tim Landers (pictured at right), just as it is for many Americans in 2009. “House plants aren’t something people require to survive,” says Landers, owner of Benchmark Foliage, Inc., in Plymouth, Fla. “People are hunkering down and doing without a lot of frills. Even corporations have
About Debbie Clayton
Debbie Clayton is a freelance writer based in Ambler, Pa. She has more than 20 years of experience writing about agriculture, turf, ornamentals and specialty crops. She serves on the board of directors for the Turf and Ornamental Communications Association.