ePlantSource Announces Five New Partnerships
ePlantSource has announced the addition of five new suppliers to the list of partner companies who provide their products on ePlantSource.com. The additional partners will offer customers new products as well as expanded options for programs and locations.
New partners added for the 2014-2015 season are:
- Athena Brazil
- Lucas Greenhouses
- Millstadt Young Plants
- Speedling Incorporated
- Terra Nova Nurseries
Athena Brazil, located in Sao Paulo, Brazil, is an unrooted cuttings producer offering more than 300 patented and non-patented varieties. All prices include delivery direct to the customers door. The company boasts an order fulfillment of more than 99.6 percent and less than 0.3 percent in claims. (www.athenabrazil.com)
Lucas Greenhouses, located in Monroeville, N.J., is a high-quality producer of rooted cuttings and pre-finished annuals and poinsettias. The company currently lists its pre-finish and rooted poinsettia programs on ePlantSource.com, but beginning in June 2014, customers can place orders for their entire assortment of rooted cuttings for shipments beginning in early fall. For more than 35 years the company has been committed to providing the industry with top-quality products. (www.lucasgreenhouses.com)
Millstadt Young Plants, in Millstadt, Ill., also currently lists its rooted poinsettias on ePlantSource.com, but as of June 2014 it will expand this to its entire assortment of rooted cuttings for shipments starting in the early fall. Millstadt is a family-owned and operated company dedicated to providing outstanding products to the industry since 1951. (www.ngheimos.com)
Speedling Incorporated, based in Sun City, Fla., has been offering ornamental plugs, liners, 10-week seed geraniums, perennials and pansies, as well as other greenhouse essentials since 1968. It is a leader in horticultural technology, growing more than 1 billion vegetable and ornamental transplants annually. ePlantSource will list the company’s live goods for the upcoming season. (www.speedling.com)
Terra Nova Nurseries, Canby, Ore., is a world leader in perennial plant breeding, and its more than 700 varieties will soon be available as rooted and unrooted cuttings on ePlantSource.com. The company is highly regarded as a provider of superior plant breeding with varieties that offer excellent garden performance. (www.terranovanurseries.com)
“It is our goal to provide our customers with access to the best producers in the market. With these recent additions to our list of partners, we continue to do just that,” says Gary Falkenstein, president and CEO at ePlantSource. “We are thrilled to partner with such innovative companies and look forward to doing business with them and providing our customers with additional resources for the 2014-2015 season.”
Catalog listings, availability, pricing and other program details for the new suppliers will be posted at ePlantSource.com within the next couple of months for the peak ordering season beginning in June 2014.
Visit www.eplantsource.com/partners to see a current list of ePlantSource’s partners.