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.
January 20, 2017
New Director of Sales for Bedding Plants and Perennials at Danziger
Anna Chernyavsky, who joined Danziger in August 2016, will be in charge of the U.S. and United Kingdom markets.
January 19, 2017
Bailey Nurseries Hosting Spring Previews in February
The previews, which provide education, new variety information, and retail support programs, will take place in Illinois, Minnesota, and Boston.
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.
January 17, 2017
Ernst Benary Partners With Chinese Young Plant Grower on New Venture
The partnership creates a new company called Jinpin Flower Seedling Company, which will focus on providing young plants to the rapidly growing Chinese bedding plant market.
January 11, 2017
New Tropical and Foliage Plants That Offer Hidden Benefits
Tropical and foliage plants can offer extra paybacks to your customers in terms of health-promoting benefits such as filtering the air, reducing stress, and absorbing noise. Consider these new varieties, hitting the retail market in 2017, for your product mix.