The Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens in Columbus, Ohio, is in its third year of annuals, perennials and vegetables trials. It is also host to the All-America Selections vegetable and annuals display gardens. Take a look at some of the varieties being put to the test.
ScottsMiracle-Gro announced last week that the company’s indirect subsidiary, Scotts Canada Ltd., has acquired Fafard and Brothers Ltd., a producer of high-quality peat moss and high-performance growing media products
Gotham Greens announced October 7 that it has partnered with Method Products, an eco-friendly cleaning product company – to build what they are calling the “world’s largest rooftop farm” at Method’s new manufacturing plant in the Pullman neighborhood, on Chicago’s south side.
After five months of voting, the 2014 American Garden Award Winners have been announced. Check out the top three winners, chosen by the general public through online voting, in-garden votes and text votes.
Long bloom times and multi-season interest are just two of the reasons you won’t want to miss out on growing these 17 varieties next year.
Watering is elemental to healthy plants, but one of the hardest concepts for new employees to master in the greenhouse. Recommend these tips to start them off right.
Driver shortages and increased shipping costs plagued some growers in spring 2014, possibly due to new hours-of-service regulations that have caused upheaval in the trucking industry.
The harvest season has been challenging, according to the Canadian Sphagnum Peat Moss Association (CSPMA), with lower-than-expected harvest of peat moss across most production regions in Canada, due primarily to adverse weather conditions across the country.
The Proven Winners’ Roadshow Team will keep the season going with four informative presentations taking place this fall in four different cities.
Ball Horticultural Company’s product search app for smartphones and tablets puts plant information at growers’ fingertips.