February 20, 2017
5 New Varieties Shaking Up the Poinsettia Tradition
With poinsettias trending toward non-traditional colors, growers may find new opportunities to spread sales beyond the winter holidays. Here are five of the newest euphorbia varieties to hit the market that may play a role in redefining the future of the poinsettia market.
February 15, 2017
Syngenta Introduces Two New Flower Series for 2017
‘Sunfinity’ Sunflower produces multiple branches with numerous flowers that bloom all season long, while ‘Obsession Cascade’ Verbena quickly fills containers with vibrant flower patterns.
February 8, 2017
5 Ways to Tie Poinsettias to Lifestyle Trends for Increased Sales
With poinsettia planning upon us, here are a few ideas to incorporate them into upcoming lifestyle and home décor trends to help increase sales.
February 7, 2017
Costa Farms’ Season Premier Presents a First Look at New Varieties for 2018
The annual event brings breeders, growers, and retailers together to compare new plant varieties and evaluate their performance. Here's a look at some of the new varieties featured in the trial gardens.
February 5, 2017
Flower Breeders Making Donations for Heart Disease and Cancer Research
Companies such as Jackson & Perkins and Proven Winners ColorChoice Shrubs are donating portions of their sales to groups such as the American Heart Association and the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
February 1, 2017
Allan Armitage California Spring Trials Scholarship Winner is Tyler Beasley
Beasley, a junior at Oregon State University’s Ecampus who also manages a local community college greenhouse, will join Armitage and a team of Greenhouse Grower editors in attending and reporting on the 2017 California Spring Trials.
January 29, 2017
Pacific Plug & Liner Offering a Rustic Experience at California Spring Trials
“Camp Perennial” is designed to bring nostalgia and light-hearted fun together with a highly cultivated selection of quality varieties and complete programs.
January 25, 2017
Allan Armitage Describes Veggies, Shade Plants, and Climbers That Can Help You Find Success in 2017
Here's a look at plants that could help you with successful growing in 2017.
January 24, 2017
29 New Flowering and Foliage Plants from TPIE 2017
The Tropical Plant Industry Exhibition (TPIE) was the place to be Jan. 18-20 to catch a peek at some of the new plant introductions making their first appearance on the market.
January 24, 2017
Dümmen Orange Acquires Quick Plug, a Cutting Compost Supplier
Quick Plug technology is designed to open up opportunities for automation and robotization of several product groups and add quality to rooted products.
January 23, 2017
Princettia Euphorbias Charm Vacationers at Disney Resorts
Suntory’s Princettia euphorbias have brought a new color palette to the holiday landscapes at Walt Disney World’s resorts and theme parks in central Florida.
January 21, 2017
2016 Pike Creek Horticulture Center Field Trials Results
Check out the 2016 field trials results for The Pike Creek Horticulture Center in Kenosha, WI.