November 19, 2015
Attendees at the University of Florida's Poinsettia Field Trial Day will have the opportunity to earn three pesticide CEU credits in the Ornamental and Turf category for the... more
November 11, 2015
The Macfarlane Research Greenhouses, a facility of the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire, will host the 2015 Poinsettia Trials... more
November 09, 2015
McHutchison Horticultural Distributors has hired Jessica Feuerbach as a new Midwestern sales representative.  Feuerbach grew up in the nursery industry in her... more
November 05, 2015
The University of Florida Poinsettia Field Trial Day is expanding this year. Now attendees will have the opportunity to not only see how the latest poinsettia varieties... more
November 14, 2015
The gerbera daisy continues to be one of the most recognizable and popular flowers in garden centers. Consumers love the wide variety of colors and the nostalgic daisy flower... more
November 14, 2015
What can make a great perennial better? Cross it with another great perennial. That’s exactly what breeders did with stachys ‘Lilac Falls’. Although it’s listed as stachys, ‘... more
October 23, 2015
This very special Asclepias curassavica has beautiful green and white variegated foliage that is tinged with red, orange and pink leaf tips. The bright orange-red flower... more
October 23, 2015
Gaillardia are one of the most recognizable and popular perennials in production today. With its flower power, this perennial staple can be produced for sales in the spring,... more
September 23, 2015
One of the key economic stories shaping the last half of 2015 is when and by how much the Federal Reserve will raise its federal funds rate. The federal funds rate — the... more

A flowering thriller with dusty lavender flowers,‘Meteor Shower’ is more vigorous than other compact Verbena bonariensis. It is heat and drought tolerant, and reaches 30-36 inches tall.

  • A flowering thriller with dusty lavender flowers,‘Meteor Shower’ is more vigorous than other compact Verbena bonariensis. It is heat and drought tolerant, and reaches 30-36 inches tall.
  • ‘Dalaya Red + White’ presents exotic bicolor blooms and great springto- fall performance. It is mildew resistant, so it looks fresh and healthy from bench to garden. This mid-size, mediumvigor plant...
  • The newest addition to the popular Stream series, ‘Raspberry Stream’ flowers from early spring through fall. It boasts deep-pink blooms on a floriferous, ball-shaped plant structure that is ideal as...
  • Aloha calibrachoa boasts big flowers with tropical colors. Plants feature medium vigor and are ideal for basket production. Their semi-upright growth habit is very suitable for mixed planters. Rooted...
  • The new PartyTime series comes in three exciting colors: Lime, Sangria and Pink Berry. Compact plants are dense and well branched, and feature trailing to semi-trailing habits. All three colors offer...
  • A brand new series bred for earliness and uniformity, Cloud Nine varieties are up to seven days earlier than competing varieties and are ideal to grow together. Both Blue and White have smaller...
  • Noa varieties offer a great profusion of exquisite flowers from early spring until late fall. Plants are strongly branched and exhibit a compact trailing growth habit. They work well in baskets, pots...
  • Get a big harvest from a small plant! Loaded with 1-inch, cherry-sized tomatoes from summer until frost, 'Baby Boomer' is perfect for the patio. Each wildly prolific plant yields 300 or more little...
  • The new cherry-sized 'Chocolate Sprinkles' has a unique look and full-bodied tomato flavor. It's the first in this type with a disease-resistance package. The indeterminate plant produces firm, crack...
  • As its name implies, 'Sangria' is a rich rose-red strap leaf variety. It has a perky habit and is sun tolerant. This caladium works well in the landscape as a short to intermediate variety and is...

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