These 40 individuals are propelling the horticulture industry forward. These pollen-free double flowers grab attention with a rose-like appearance and light fragrance. Are you looking for a way to confidently replace your impatiens walleriana? The development of sustainable landscapes is becoming increasingly reliant on the selection of drought- and salinity-tolerant plants. The leaves and flowers of this Mexican hyssop add a sweet licorice aroma to the landscape or patio containers. Consumer demand for high-quality, locally produced cut flowers is on the rise. Find out what you can do to successfully produce marketable specialty cuts. Grandio is the new large-flowered series bred for today’s greenhouse production systems, as well as for excellent garden performance in both spring and fall.
July 24, 2014
D.S. Cole Growers' annual open house will take place from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on July 31 in Loudon, N.H. Visitors will have an opportunity to see new variety trials and... more
July 24, 2014
The 2014 Poinsettias of Pennsylvania Trials will take place Nov. 13, at the Dan Schantz Farm and Greenhouses in Zionsville, Pennsylvania. The trial will feature over 130... more
July 24, 2014
Rocket Farms showed its support for the fight against breast cancer at the Tough Enough to Wear Pink event July 17, 2014 at the California Rodeo Salinas. Rocket Farms gifted... more
July 24, 2014
The 2014 Farwest Trade Show, Aug. 21 to 23 in Portland, Oregon, will host a seminar titled, “Using New Technologies to Optimize the Greenhouse Environment for Efficiency and... more
July 09, 2014
Application of plant growth retardants (PGRs) is the most common technique used by greenhouse growers to control crop height. When used at an appropriate rate and volume,... more
July 09, 2014
This year, Selecta introduces all-new genetics of interspecific impatiens for a great opportunity to grow and merchandise a shade product with confidence. Bounce is highly... more
July 09, 2014
If you like Oriental lilies, the spectacular new Roselily series of double Orientals from Zabo Plant may soon become your new favorite type of Oriental lily. This series... more
July 09, 2014
When I started at the University of Florida in the early 1980s, we had no effective products for biological control of diseases. It was the time frame when many of our... more
July 09, 2014
Water shortage and poor water quality are critical challenges to gardening and landscaping in many regions of the world and will no doubt continue to challenge our industry.... more
Microgreen growing system

This single rack hydroponic growing system utilizes complete hydroponic nutrients and growing media, and no pest control is needed. The system has 16 PVC grow channels arranged on a steel frame. Each shelf is four channels wide by seven channels high. This vertical, stacked system makes the most... more

  • Microgreen growing system
    This single rack hydroponic growing system utilizes complete hydroponic nutrients and growing media, and no pest control is needed. The system has 16 PVC grow channels arranged on a steel frame. Each...
    Microgreen growing system
  • The completely assembled and customized J Series Ratio:Feeder Injector System has what growers want — time and space efficiency with convenience. Just slide it into place, hook up the water lines and...
  • A new series, Grandalia dahlias continually produce rich, vibrant blooms. With double flower forms available in five colors and two novelty colors, they are highly attractive to consumers for...
  • With two modes of action and two active ingredients, including one that is unique to the industry, Palladium fungicide delivers preventive and curative disease control. Labeled for use in greenhouses...
  • SUPERthrive quickly builds a strong root base and reduces transplant shock. Its formula is enhanced with kelp, integrating contemporary plant research with the unique nutritional formula that...
  • The SunPatiens family is growing with the five newest members: Compact Pink and Royal Magenta, Spreading Clear White, Scarlet and Shell Pink. Sun or shade, rain or shine, spring through fall,...
  • The Poly Arch RD2 was developed to meet the needs of cost-conscience growers. Engineered for use with poly-covered roofs, the simplified bolt-together and gutter-connected design makes the RD2 not...
  • Say hello to the newest member of the shade structure family — the Vertex. Make a statement and show your colors with this simple, stylish shade house. It features an easy snap button frame and...
  • The new GreenPower TLED InstantFit lamp offers an affordable way to make the switch to LED. Growers simply replace their existing instant-start ballast and then click the GreenPower TLED light source...
  • An effective insect control program should do more than attack the adults — it should break the lifecycle. Distance insect growth regulator controls whitefly, fungus gnat, scale and other insects by...
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
Your customers demand a consistent, high quality finished product grown from Proven Winners and Proven Selections liners. Having access to crop culture information developed... more
YC Nursery had a challenge: find a growing container that was specially configured to meet their large scale production needs, and that met the increasing demand from... more
"Inspire & Refresh! What Spring Training Really Should Look Like," presented by Dr. Bridget K. Behe, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Horticulture... more
You can now view the webinar on "The Importance of Biological Additives in Growing Media." Growing media companies have worked many years on... more
We all know that our industry struggles with how Baby Boomers are gardening less as they... more
After perusing all the breeders' Spring Trials literature and catalogs and walking the... more
Are you looking for solutions to growing healthier and more profitable plants? Then mark... 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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