Mitchell’s Nursery & Greenhouse first caught the poinsettia bug in 1996, but the operation didn’t begin trialing the plant until 2004

November 21, 2016

Poinsettia Trials Across The Eastern U.S. To Take Place In Early December

Poinsettia growers interested in keeping up with the latest variety and production trends have the chance to attend university open houses in New Hampshire, Louisiana, and Ohio.

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Coleus 'Main Street River Walk'

November 21, 2016

2016 Michigan State University Field Trials Results

Check out the 2016 field trials results for Michigan State University in East Lansing, MI.

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Field trials at Lucas Greenhouses

November 20, 2016

2016 Lucas Greenhouses Field Trials Results

Check out the 2016 Field Trials results for Lucas Greenhouses in Monroeville, NJ.

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Catharanthus 'Soiree Kawaii Coral'

November 19, 2016

Kansas State University 2016 Field Trials Results

Check out the 2016 field trial results for Kansas State University in Lawrence, KS.

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2016 Massachusetts Horticultural Society field trials

November 18, 2016

2016 Massachusetts Horticultural Society Field Trials Results

Check out the 2016 field trials results for the Massachusetts Horticultural Society in Wellesley, MA.

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November 18, 2016

All-America Selections Announces Its 2017 Slate Of Variety Winners

Brokers, growers, mail order, and seed packet companies can purchase these varieties immediately. Retailers and consumers will find AAS Winners for sale for the 2017 gardening season as supply becomes available throughout the chain of distribution.

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Vinca 'Valiant Lilac'

November 17, 2016

2016 Metrolina Greenhouses Field Trials Results

Check out the 2016 field trials results for Metrolina Greenhouses in Huntersville, NC.

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Dahlia 'Hypnotica Lavender'

November 16, 2016

D.S. Cole Growers 2016 Field Trials Results

Check out the 2016 field trial results for D.S. Cole Growers in Loudon, NH.

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'Nagoya' Flowering Kale (Sakata Ornamentals)

November 16, 2016

Sakata Expands Its Access To Patents For Variety Development

Sakata Seed recently joined the Vegetable Licensing Platform, which will help the company create new varieties that address challenges such as disease resistance and bring better quality products to market.

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November 15, 2016

2016 Mast Young Plants Field Trials Results

Check out the 2016 field trials results for Mast Young Plants in Grand Rapids, MI.

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Coleus 'French Quarter'

November 14, 2016

2016 Louisiana State University Field Trials Results

Check out the 2016 field trial results for Louisiana State University in Hammond, LA.

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national-plant-trials-database

November 14, 2016

National Plant Trials Database Tops 50,000 Plant Ratings

As the 2016 trialing season comes to an end, the National Plant Trials database, which was launched in 2012, added more than 11,600 ratings from 20 trial grounds this year.

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November 13, 2016

Colorado State University 2016 Field Trials Results

Check out the 2016 field trial results for Colorado State University in Fort Collins, CO.

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lindsay-muchmore, Pleasant View Gardens

November 12, 2016

Lindsay Muchmore Joins Pleasant View Gardens As Its Product And Program Specialist

Muchmore will work with growers as well as plant brokers to help them successfully manage programs and products from Pleasant View and Proven Winners.

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vaughn-fletcher-suntory

November 10, 2016

Vaughn Fletcher Brings Marketing Experience To Consulting Role At Suntory Flowers

Fletcher, who recently joined the Suntory Flowers team, says his experience attending trials over the years helps him identify varieties that perform well for both growers and consumers.

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year-of-the-pansy

November 9, 2016

National Garden Bureau Providing Promotional Materials For “Year Of The” Program

Marketing resources such as fact sheets, bench cards, and videos are available on the NGB website.

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Costa Farms’ Trial Gardens mimic spring garden conditions across the U.S. to test the metal of new varieties - Feature

November 7, 2016

Costa Farms 2016 Field Trial Results

Check out the 2016 field trial results for Costa Farms in Miami, FL.

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Calibrachoa Superbells Pomegranate Punch

November 7, 2016

Cornell University 2016 Field Trial Results

Check out the field trial results for plant varieties trialed at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY.

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October 31, 2016

Growing Tips For The Chameleon Calibrachoa Series

The flower patterns of the different varieties in the Chameleon Calibrachoa series stand out to Doug Cole of D.S. Cole Growers, who says the colors in each flower are exceptional due to the contrast from one part to another.

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longwood-gardens-thousand-bloom-chrysanthemum

October 31, 2016

Longwood Gardens Unveils Largest Mum Grown Outside Of Asia

The Thousand Bloom Chrysanthemum features 1,523 uniform blooms on one plant. It is a highlight of the annual Chrysanthemum Festival at Longwood Gardens.

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