Author Archives: Gary Vollmer

About Gary Vollmer

Gary Vollmer is technical support manager for Selecta Poinsettia. He can be reached at

Choosing Poinsettia Varieties For Low-Cost Production

[imageviewer] Poinsettias continue to be a critical and challenging crop for growers. Improvements in breeding have made it easier to finish a quality plant, but flat pricing and cost increases have made profitability for growers elusive. Developing reduced-cost production models and positioning the right varieties for these models is key to poinsettia growing success. Strategies Growers