January 17, 2017
Sakata Seed Names New Senior Sales Manager for Ornamentals
Joe Cimino comes to Sakata with past experience at Sun Gro and Florexpo.
December 3, 2016
New Mobile Responsive Website From All-America Selections Offers Improved Navigation
All-America Selections has launched a newly redesigned and revamped mobile-responsive website that includes a more attractive design, enhanced search tools, and easier and simpler navigation.
December 2, 2016
Kelly Norris: How The “Me Too” Philosophy Affects Plant Breeding
When you’re selling the exact same thing as everyone else, it’s unrealistic to expect customers to buy only from you.
September 27, 2016
9 New Blooming Potted Plants To Jazz Up The Home And Garden
Blooming potted plants are the ideal gift for anyone, from a homesick college student to a spouse in need of some cheering up. Check out nine these new introductions hitting the retail market in 2017.
September 7, 2016
Check Out The Best Annuals For Attracting Bees And Butterflies
Public interest in protecting bees and other pollinators has initiated a new market for flowers that are good food plants for pollinators. Here's a list of annuals Michigan State University Extension recommends that are attractive to bees and other pollinators.
September 6, 2016
10 Colorful Spring Plants For Sales In 2017
Trends with plants come and go, but color always sells. These spring crops for 2017 offer color choices ranging from bold and vibrant hues to understated, softer tones, and they’re versatile enough to be used in baskets, containers, beds, and borders.
September 5, 2016
7 New Shrubs And Foliage Plants For Spring Interest
Perennials and annuals aren’t the only plants that supply spring color to the garden. Shrubs and foliage plants also add color and interest and are a great way to round out your spring product mix.
August 2, 2016
Ohio State University 2016 Plant Trials Offer Real-Time Evaluations
The Ohio State University (OSU) displayed more than 500 cultivars for evaluation this year at the Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Gardens in Columbus, OH. Several Cultivate'16 attendees took the opportunity to wander the trial grounds and evaluate in-ground entries and those in sun and shade containers and hanging baskets.
July 15, 2016
New Product Catalog From Terra Nova Nurseries Designed To Be More User-Friendly
The new catalog, which made its debut at Cultivate’16, offers easy access to organized genera grouped alphabetically, and also by size, color, habit, top sellers, photography, newest varieties, and USDA horticultural zones.
May 10, 2016
13 New Native Plants And Nativars For Going Green [Slideshow]
Native plants are becoming a bigger part of living green, as consumers become more aware of the role regional native plants play in promoting biodiversity in the garden, in urban landscapes, and in habitat restoration. Here are 13 new native plants breeders are offering to consider for your product mix.
May 8, 2016
Green Leaf Plants Hosting Two Open Houses This Summer In Pennsylvania
During the open houses, grower attendees can check out Green Leaf’s new variety introductions and programs, and take a greenhouse tour.
April 29, 2016
Kelly Norris: Why The Plant Collector Market Is Set To Explode, And What It Means For You
In his latest column for Greenhouse Grower magazine, Kelly Norris says there are more plant collectors out there than we think, which opens the way for the gift plant market to explode.
April 13, 2016
Danziger “Dan” Flower Farm Breeding Focuses On Market Alignment, Grower Success
The company is using available technological breeding advancements to align its products with market demand and give them every chance for commercial success.
April 13, 2016
Hort Couture Builds Relationships With Independent Breeders
The company works with independent breeders from all over the world to introduce unique genetics to the market.
April 12, 2016
Kientzler Broadens Its North American Product Offerings
Kientzler is expanding its role in the North American market, collaborating with independent breeders and working internally to add to its product lines.