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March 31, 2015
From September 15-16, AmericanHort is hosting a tour of growing facilities in the Minneapolis region. The Field & Covered Production Tour stops include: -Bailey Nurseries... more
March 27, 2015
Premeasured water soluble pouches are now available from Nature’s Source Plant Probiotic. One pouch can treat a 10,000-square-foot greenhouse or nursery production when... more
March 27, 2015
The Horticultural Research Institute has collaborated with AmericanHort, Society of American Florists and the American Floral Endowment to produce an educational video... more
March 26, 2015
Lawn & Garden Retailer's free 30-minute webinar on "Enchanting with MIniature Gardening" is now available online. The presentation will cover the differences... more
March 11, 2015
Growing up on a cattle farm in rural Virginia, 2015 GPN/Nexus Intern of the Year, James Rockwell, found himself immersed in the agriculture industry at an early age.  “I... more
March 11, 2015
Recently, I discovered what my second favorite day of the year is after Thanksgiving.  No, it is not my birthday or Christmas. Nor is it any clever day like St. Patrick’... more
March 11, 2015
As I am writing this, I am still coming off the endorphins generated from an invigorating tour of nursery and greenhouse growers in Germany and the Netherlands, as well as... more
March 11, 2015
Satisfying the needs of today’s consumer is a challenge all growers face. But that is actually the foundation Garden State Growers in Pittstown, New Jersey, has built its... more
March 11, 2015
While long known as a superior cut flower, gypsophila has only recently gained attention for its potential as an excellent pot plant, container plant and even for its ability... more
‘Pegasus’ Begonia

‘Pegasus’ features thick, deep-green, glossy leaves with silver overlay. It is beautiful on its own and also makes an exceptional thriller with other vigorous shade-loving plants. ‘Pegasus’ grows 12 to 16 inches tall and spreads 16 to 18 inches.

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  • ‘Pegasus’ Begonia
    ‘Pegasus’ features thick, deep-green, glossy leaves with silver overlay. It is beautiful on its own and also makes an exceptional thriller with other vigorous shade-loving plants. ‘Pegasus’ grows 12...
    ‘Pegasus’ Begonia
  • ‘Flash Mob Pinkceptional’ petunia
    An early, mid-vigor plant, ‘Flash Mob Pinkceptional’ mounds and then trails. It performs very well in planters and baskets. It grows 10 to 16 inches tall and spreads 20 to 30 inches.
    ‘Flash Mob Pinkceptional’ petunia
  • ‘Dancing Wind’ andropogon
    ‘Dancing Wind’ is a native ornamental grass that was selected for its red fall color that turns scarlet after frost. The upright clumping plants grow 6 feet tall and prefer a well-drained soil in...
    ‘Dancing Wind’ andropogon
  • ‘Hula Godiva’ ‘Hula Lavender’
    The Hula calibrachoa series boasts hoops of color on large bicolor flowers. These exciting calibrachoa varieties perform well in stand-alone baskets as well as combination plantings. Use a disease-...
    ‘Hula Godiva’ ‘Hula Lavender’
  • 'Ostica Meringue' 'Ostica Burgundy'
    The Ostica series has vibrant and colorful flowers with a distinct eye that seems to mesmerize the onlooker. Ostica varieties feature early flowering and a compact growth habit. No cooling is...
    'Ostica Meringue' 'Ostica Burgundy'
  • Rock Candy Penstemon Series
    Three new colors join the popular Rock Candy Penstemon Series.  Flowers appear in late spring and re-bloom later in the season from a trim. Compact plants with good basal branching do not...
    Rock Candy Penstemon Series
  • Ball FloraPlant
    This hardy verbena is bred to take the heat and stay in flower longer. EnduraScape is the first verbena that is hardy to the low teens and reblooms in spring. Available in seven colors, EnduraScape...
    Ball FloraPlant
  • Sakata
    Known for its large vibrant flowers and superior outdoor performance, SuperCal is the ideal combination of petunia and calibrachoa. SuperCal is early blooming, pH tolerant and ideal for cold-frame/...
    Sakata
  • Syngenta Flowers
    ‘Big Kiss Red’ boasts super-sized flowers that are up to 5 inches in diameter. Bushy plants fill up containers quickly and love the heat.
    Syngenta Flowers
  • Green Fuse Botanicals
    The latest addition to the Windchimes Upright series, Lilac/Rose features large, brilliantly colored flowers that face outward maximizing the display at retail. The mature height is 10 to 16 inches.
    Green Fuse Botanicals
Growers and garden center retailers need varied solutions to meet their particular needs to stay abreast of the exploding demand for edible and fragrant herbs and vegetables... more
Stone Creek Hydroponics, a family-owned and operated farm in northeast Georgia, knows how to adapt to customer needs. When owner Zachary Unruh started the business in 2010,... more
Chameleon Grow Systems has developed a plasma grow light from the light emitting plasma offering from LUXIM in Sunnyvale, Calif. What differentiates plasma grow lighting from... more
Smith Gardens, with locations in Oregon, Washington and California, has been serving the Pacific Northwest market for over 100 years. Each year the family-run operation ships... more
During the one-hour webinar, Paul Pilon, Perennial Solutions Consulting, will cover both common as well as less familiar issues growers can encounter... more
"Inspire & Refresh! What Spring Training Really Should Look Like," presented by Dr. Bridget K. Behe, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Horticulture... more
As the winter of 2014-15 finally begins to come to an end, it’s time to start thinking... more
According to the calendar, spring is finally here! It supposedly arrived last Friday... more
Over the last few weeks, I've been sharing some of the latest introductions that will... more
Researchers at  Harvard University, the University of California-Berkeley and the... more
This year’s OFA Short Course (July 14 to 17, in Columbus, Ohio) was phenomenal.  As... more
  By the time you see this article, Fall 2012 will be in full swing — hopefully a... more

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