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Do you know a college student studying horticulture? Is that student’s experience with plants revolutionizing the way he or she thinks and acts? If so, that student may be a candidate for Syngenta Flowers’ Goldsmith...
The North American Poinsettia Trials provide an independent evaluation of new poinsettia cultivars in three different climates — Ontario, North Carolina and Florida. Included here is information on the characteristics of the...
Marijuana production in Colorado is quickly shifting from indoor warehouse facilities to greenhouse operations.  “Twelve to 18 months ago, more than 95 percent of marijuana production was done in warehouses,” said crop...
Have you ever wondered why different groups of plants get different diseases? If you have only been growing one type of plant, such as  bedding plants, you might think all plants get the same diseases. But since I have...
I realize that after reading my tag line above, you must be thinking “of course my fertilizer injector is essential to my growing quality plant material!” The real question is, if it is that essential, how well do you...
Candytuft has been a perennial favorite for its reliably early spring color. In spite of its early flowering and popularity with consumers, iberis has been known among many growers as a hit or miss crop. Many growers have...
The Rockette series of kniphofia hybrids from EuroAmerican are new must-have genetics with distinct improvements on the classic perennial favorite: Red Hot Poker! Their uniquely textured grass-like foliage, continuous...
A-Rest and Abide are two plant growth retardants (PGRs) that contain the active ingredient ancymidol. They aren’t as commonly used in floriculture as most other PGRs, which could be attributed to ancymidol’s cost. However,...
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