With the boom of the organic market, demand for sustainably produced, local food, an influx of farmers’ markets and ultimately, an increasing army of grow-your-own foodies, many ornamentals growers are converting some of their square footage to produce. Peter Konjoian is one such grower, who made it official at the 2013 OFA Short Course, saying,
Despite a slow start in March due to cold weather, nursery growers in Northern Ohio are seeing encouraging signs of economic growth after weathering through several tough years.
Looking for new dahlia varieties to incorporate in your crop mix? Here are 4 beauties your customers will love.
Gorgeous foliage makes these new introductions must-haves for next year.
Here are six new chrysanthemums varieties to brighten up your fall sales.
We asked greenhouse growers about the biggest opportunities they capitalized on this spring in our Spring Recap Survey. Here’s a rundown of the top 10 responses. 1. More vegetables and herbs. Whether it was tomatoes, peppers or other vegetables, growers were meeting the need for vegetable plants. “Understanding the edibles market a little better, we
Salvia provides a ton of color and interest in the landscape. Here are four beautiful new varieties that you can produce for your 2014 sales seasons.
Colocasia Royal Hawaiian ‘White Lava’ is the latest in the elephant ear breeding of Hawaii’s Dr. John Cho. ‘White Lava’ forms a tight clump that provides a tropical look in the garden without sacrificing premium real estate. Large glossy green leaves are adorned with a wide band of creamy white down the center of each
Premium XL Hang Tag MasterTag offers a new Premium XL Hang Tag, which features two-sided printing for more important information. Hang it on a basket or attach it to a label stick. Premium XL offers a consistent look with other tags in the MasterTag XL line. More printable space allows for more information to be
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