University of Florida Poinsettia Trials Will Take Place Dec. 4
The University of Florida (UF) will hold its 2018 Poinsettia Industry Trials on Tuesday, Dec. 4. The event is a chance for growers to see the latest poinsettia varieties evaluated in the National Poinsettia Trials, along with UF’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Environmental Horticulture Department research, including heat delay, controlled environment production, and breeding.
The trials take place at the UF Research Greenhouse Complex in Gainesville, FL. The morning focus will be on cultivar trials results, along with research presentations. In the afternoon, attendees can learn about poinsettia pest management tips, as well as industry insights from leading commercial breeders and growers.