Poinsettias are the signature plant of the holiday season. Here are new varieties to consider adding to your crop selection for premium holiday crop sales.
Evaluate your business to determine how you can make your products and services more relevant to next-generation consumers.
Consumers are increasingly researching and buying plants online, forgoing traditional brick-and-mortar stores. Here’s how BigBadFlower.com and other online plant sellers will capitalize one growing internet sales.
The Sill provides fashionable, easy-care plants and services to busy city dwellers.
In the second part of a two-part series, Michigan State University researchers share their findings in germinating seedlings with LED lights.
Reducing temperatures during finishing (RTF) can reduce energy and input costs when producing poinsettias. Check out research from Purdue University and University of New Hampshire on how RTF influenced plant height, bract area index and time to marketability and first pollen shed.
Dyed flowers have their place in the market, but genetically blue orchids will provide true blue color and interest for many months.
BotaniGard biological insecticide controls whiteflies, thrips and aphids — even resistant strains.
Aria insecticide from FMC controls greenhouse pests including aphids, thrips and whiteflies.
Engulf is a new insecticide from Nufarm that provides mite control using a new active ingredient. As a class 21A miticide, Engulf offers a rotation alternative with long-lasting, translaminar activity against all major species of mites.