March 14, 2014
Terra Nova Nurseries’ Agastache ‘Kudos Gold’ Features Lemon Gold Flowers
Terra Nova Nurseries announced a new 'sneak peek' introduction called agastache ‘Kudos Gold’.
March 13, 2014
Perennial Plant Association Names Panicum Virgatum ‘Northwind’ The 2014 Plant Of The Year
Panicum virgatum ‘Northwind’ is the Perennial Plant Association’s 2014 Perennial Plant of the Year. Panicum virgatum carries the common name of switchgrass.
March 12, 2014
2013 Poinsettia Cultivar Evaluation From The Ohio State University And AmericanHort
The Ohio State University and AmericanHort collaborates on a poinsettia rating project that aims to inform growers about the differences between consumer and grower preferences on new poinsettia cultivars.
March 11, 2014
Stokesia ‘Divinity’, an exclusive from Emerald Coast Growers
Stokesia ‘Divinity’ is an exclusive plant, selected and developed right here at Emerald Coast Growers. It’s a great compact plant with white flowers that have a hint of yellow in the center, which matures to pure white. It’ll be a great addition in quarts and gallons in your spring program.
March 10, 2014
What Will Be The Popular Perennial Genera Of The Future?
Breeders share their throughts on the genera that will be the future of this plant category.
February 28, 2014
4 National All-America Selections Winners For 2014
All-America Selections (AAS) announced four more national winners for 2014 just in time for the gardening season.
February 24, 2014
Colorado State University Announces Top 10 Performing Perennials From 2013 Trials
Ten plants were designated as top-performing herbaceous perennials from the 2013 Colorado State University trials. They have been overwintered for two winters and three growing seasons before they were given this distinction.
February 18, 2014
Metrolina Announces The 2014 Plant Of The Year
For the second year, Metrolina Greenhouses turned to consumers to find out what they want in a plant and what they would choose as their top pick. The grower held its second annual Plant Of The Year Contest to determine a new winner for 2014. A group of 53 panelists were given two months to try out 10 different plants, and in the end, vote for their favorite.
February 18, 2014
Seven New Plant Varieties Awarded At IPM 2014 In Germany
Out of 56 new varieties and plants, seven were distinguished with awards by a panel of judges at IPM 2014, the international trade fair in Germany.
February 11, 2014
Shrub Madness Will Crown One Proven Winners Shrub A Champion
Plant geeks will raise a Proven Winners ColorChoice varieties to the level of victor in the first annual Shrub Madness Plant Playoffs. The basketball tournament-style bracket will move through six rounds of competition at the Proven Winners ColorChoice Facebook page.
February 10, 2014
PlantRight Names Three More Invasive Plants To Guide California Nursery Production
This month, Sustainable Conservation’s PlantRight campaign publishes a new list of invasive garden plants to help California’s nursery trade and their customers make more informed planting and purchasing decisions.
February 4, 2014
Costa Farms’ Season Premier Trials Shows Off Cool New Plants, Products And Ideas
Check out the highlights of Costa Farms 2014 Season Premier Trials, including new varieties for 2015 and new marketing concepts.
January 30, 2014
Village Nurseries Introduces More Than 300 New Plant Varieties
Village Nurseries has recently added more than 300 new plants to its plant selection to help landscape professionals achieve new design concepts.