March 6, 2018
California Spring Trials 2018 Northern Region Preview: Spring Meadow Nursery, Syngenta, Danziger, Cohen, Hishtil, Jaldety, Nir
Check out this California Spring Trials 2018 Northern Region preview of new varieties from Spring Meadow Nursery, Syngenta Flowers, Danziger, Cohen Nurseries, Hishtil Nurseries, Jaldety Nurseries, and Nir Nurseries.
March 14, 2018
Bell Nursery Acquired by Central Garden & Pet
Greenhouse Grower just learned that Bell Nursery, headquartered in Elkridge, MD, has been acquired by Central Garden & Pet Company, a leading innovator, producer, and distributor of branded and private label products for the lawn and garden and pet supplies markets.
March 5, 2018
Webinar on March 15 Addresses Impact of Trucking Regulations on Hort Industry
AmericanHort is hosting a free webinar on Thursday, March 15, concerning the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate for trucking and its impact on the horticulture industry.
February 20, 2018
13 New Poinsettias and Succulents for Holiday Sales, Crafting, and Landscaping
Poinsettias and succulents are both in-demand products with today’s consumers. Here’s a look at some of the newer introductions available for retail sales in 2018 and 2019.
February 6, 2018
20 Trends That Dominated at TPIE
If you're looking to stay on top of the current trends to stay ahead of the competition and increase value to your clients by helping them stay at the forefront of their industry, check out some of the new products and ideas we saw trending at TPIE this year.
February 1, 2018
New Greenhouse Transplanters Aim for Improved Accuracy, Flexibility
Manufacturers of transplanters and sticking machines for cuttings have developed new systems that can meet the needs of growers of all sizes. Here’s a look at some of the latest products on the market.
January 26, 2018
Allan Armitage: A Closer Look at New Annuals for 2018
Petunias, marigolds, pansies, lantanas, and zinnias will always be needed, but here are some other annuals I think may increase sales.
January 23, 2018
2018 Costa Open House: Standout Plants and Products
See what plants and products caught our eye at the Costa Farms open house in Miami, FL.
January 20, 2018
New Tech Could Lead to More Efficient Use of Light in the Greenhouse
Working with a $2.45 million USDA grant, a team of University of Colorado Boulder researchers are developing a scalable, cost-effective new greenhouse material.
January 19, 2018
Hot-Selling Succulents Remain Hip, With No End in Sight
Succulents continue to fascinate people of all ages and gardening abilities. Perhaps that’s because they still have the right stuff to attract attention.
January 9, 2018
2018 California Spring Trials Dates, Times, Locations
It’s time to start planning for a great road trip in April to see all the latest plants on display. This quick reference guide will help you map out your trip.
January 5, 2018
State of the Greenhouse Industry: Dealing With Your Banks in 2018 Will Take Patience
Financial institutions are still reluctant to part with capital for agricultural and horticultural growth, despite economic indicators. Here’s why banks have raised the bar on lending.
December 21, 2017
Dümmen Orange Confirms Presence of Xanthomonas in Begonia Stock
In a December 16 letter to its customers, Dümmen Orange said it had encountered an issue in its El Salvador-based Las Mercedes production facility, where bacterial leaf spot had been confirmed in begonia production.
December 9, 2017
Southern California Wildfires Narrowly Miss Most Grower Operations
Here’s an update on horticulture businesses in the areas affected by the California wildfires.