March 2000
When I encountered noted innovator and defrocked plug guru Rott Schnakebitte at yet another academic gathering (this time the Floriculture Forum, which convened a few weekends ago at the Chicago Botanical Gardens), I finally...
Grower Profile Years in business: Built in 1982; purchased by Jerry Van Hoven in 1990 Size: 11 acres under glass, 3 under poly, 10 acres of outside production for fall crops Crops grown: Pot crops, cyclamen, primroses,...
Capable of causing diseases on foliage as well as on roots and stems, Rhizoctonia spp., are among the most diverse of the fungal pathogens; proper identification is necessary for best control.     By A. R. Chase...
If times are good, you likely are anticipating (and dreading) going into town to convince someone to lend you a ridiculous amount of money for land or capital expansion; the more you know about what makes lenders tick, the...
Each month the editors select and publish particularly interesting or topical questions from the Onhort.com "Ask the Experts" Web page. We invite you to visit www.onhort.com to check out the other posted questions or to ask...
Introduced by Paul Ecke Ranch ‘Heirloom Red’, ‘Heirloom Peace’ and ‘Heirloom Pink’ This family has silver gray-green leaves with white variegation on the margins. Bracts are held up and cover the leaves. In this crop the...