October 22, 2015

Three Solutions For More Efficient Plant Shipping

Many products are available to help growers minimize cost, increase efficiency and maintain the best plant quality possible during shipment. Here are just a few options designed to make the process smoother.

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A Modern Take On The Classic Garden Party

October 21, 2015

PlantNite Offers A Modern Take On The Classic Garden Party

PlantNite is a company that brings plants to the people by organizing 2-hour social events in local bars and restaurants.

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October 20, 2015

How To Attract The Best Greenhouse Job Candidates

Hire five-star employees for your greenhouse with seven techniques guaranteed to attract the type of talent that strengthens your operation.

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Eucomis 'Aloha Kona'

October 20, 2015

Eucomis Aloha Series: A New Bulb Crop For Containers

The Eucomis Aloha series of Pineapple lilies may be the next money making bulbs for the deck with their compact habits and shorter stems that are perfect for containers.

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Tidal Creek Growers

October 17, 2015

Tidal Creek Growers Up Close And Personal [Photo Gallery]

As one of the newest growers to make Greenhouse Grower's Top 100 Growers list at No. 98, Tidal Creek is a sharp operation dedicated to delivering high-quality products and top-notch customer service Check out this photo gallery to see its Davidsonville and Earlville facilities in Maryland and learn more about the operation.

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Horticultural Label Applicators (Gold Seal)

October 15, 2015

6 Tag And Label Products That Add Value To Greenhouse Products

Tags and labels today need to add more than just visual appeal. They carry helpful information that can educate and inspire the consumer, adding value to your products. Check out these new options in tag and label technology.

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GP3000

October 14, 2015

New On-Demand Printer Provides Durable, High-Quality Tags

New technology in on-demand printing will soon be available to growers from Primera Technology Incorporated. The GP3000, a new on-demand, full-color tag, stake and label printer, prints on both sides of tags, stakes and labels with inks that are highly water- and UV-resistant.

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October 13, 2015

Stop One-Size-Fits-All For Annual-Plants Pricing

It is time for our industry to change its practice of one-size-fits-all pricing for annuals to one that reflects their uniqueness and true value.

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October 12, 2015

The Recipe For Growing Beautiful Perovskia

Growing impressive finished Perovskia plants in the greenhouse takes careful attention to lighting and finishing.

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Heuchera 'Red Lightning' (Terra Nova Nurseries)

October 6, 2015

14 New Perennials For Containers, Pollinators, Beds And Borders

With an abundance of blooms and textures, new fuss-free perennials add interest to the garden year after year. Here are 14 perennials new for 2016 to consider for your growing operation.

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October 5, 2015

Smart Business Sense At Tidal Creek Growers Yields Success

Tidal Creek Growers stays competitive by focusing on what really turns a profit. It helps the large operation successfully balance contract growing with growing for retail garden centers.

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Tidal Creek Growers Contract Mums

October 5, 2015

Fine-Tuning Greenhouse Contract Growing Keeps Costs In Line At Tidal Creek Growers

Tidal Creek Growers, No. 98 on Greenhouse Grower's Top 100 list, started out as a contract growing business and contracts still account for 35 percent of its business today. In order to keep costs in check and profits steady, owner Jake Van Wingerden is narrowing in on the types of crops he is willing to grow.

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