ePlantSource Adds Five Partners
ePlantSource announced five additional partner companies who will be selling products through their e-commerce site, www.ePlantSource.com.
As a result, two new categories also will be added to the site with tropicals and ferns now included in the more than 13,800 varieties available to purchase on ePlantSource.com
The new partners added for the 2014-2015 season are:
- Gulley Wholesale Greenhouse;
- Hardystarts by Welby Gardens;
- Santa Rosa Tropicals; and
- Wenke/Sunbelt Greenhouses.
AgriStarts specializes in tropical foliage and edible plants from tissue culture, from their on-site labs in Apopka and Mt. Dora, Fla. As a leader in the industry of tissue culture and new plant introductions, they recognize the benefits of producing edible plants via tissue culture and have long been known for excellent service, attention to detail, and state of the art production techniques.
Gulley Wholesale Greenhouse
Located in Southwest Fort Collins, Colo., Gulley Wholesale Greenhouse benefits from a climate that allows for favorable growing conditions 365 days a year. They offer a wide range of annual, perennial, ornamental grass and herb “poppers” for greenhouse growers that are fully rooted plugs and liners ready to pop into larger containers for finishing.
Hardystarts by Welby Gardens
Welby Gardens produces more than 3,000 different varieties in the favorable high light and arid environment of Denver. Their vast selection makes it simple for growers to receive a wide variety of plant materials from one source. The Hardystarts brand of professional liners is available to professional greenhouse growers and currently the Selecta varieties will be the only ones offered through ePlantSource.com.
Santa Rosa Tropicals
Nestled in the hills in Santa Rosa, Calif., the Santa Rosa Tropicals expansive greenhouse facility has been producing ferns for over four decades. Their commitment to quality shows in the careful attention paid to every plant at each stage of the growth process to ensure that their customers are receiving the finest ferns available.
With more than 40 acres of greenhouses in Kalamazoo, Mich., and Douglas, Ga., Wenke/Sunbelt Greenhouses is one of the largest growers in the country. They provide the highest quality in plants and are dedicated to on-time deliveries to meet the needs of greenhouse growers. With their wide variety of plants and commitment to quality, they are a highly esteemed wholesale producer for garden centers, landscapers and other greenhouse growers.
“ePlantSource is providing customers a new way of ordering their live goods and it is exciting to see so many producers get behind the concept,” said Gary Falkenstein, president/CEO at ePlantSource, “we are looking forward to the 2014-2015 season and working with such professional and high-quality suppliers to provide our customers with the best in the industry.”
Program details, pricing and catalog information is currently being loaded to the site for the new partners and will be available soon for customers to place orders.