March 31, 2015
From September 15-16, AmericanHort is hosting a tour of growing facilities in the Minneapolis region. The Field & Covered Production Tour stops include: -Bailey Nurseries... more
March 27, 2015
The Horticultural Research Institute has collaborated with AmericanHort, Society of American Florists and the American Floral Endowment to produce an educational video... more
March 25, 2015
ZeroTol 2.0 and Oxiphos product labels from BioSafe Systems have received an update. ZeroTol 2.0 can now be used as a foliar, soil drench, irrigation or fog application on... more
March 25, 2015
DNA Green Group’s acquisition of Rijnplant has been finalized. Rijnplant Breeding, headquartered in De Lier, the Netherlands, specializes in breeding, propagation and growing... more
February 13, 2015
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... more
November 07, 2014
There are numerous definitions of the word ‘striking.’ One definition is: conspicuously  attractive or impressive. ‘Striking’ is precisely the word that comes to mind... more
November 07, 2014
Retail sales of cannabis began in Colorado on Jan. 1, 2014. Prior to the start of marijuana sales, Colorado voters last fall approved an excise tax of 15 percent that gives... more
October 08, 2014
The production of containerized floriculture crops often involves techniques to limit extension growth to produce compact plants. In some situations though, a grower may wish... 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

Collate offers all the proven benefits of ethephon in a concentrated liquid formulation containing two lbs. of active ingredient per gallon. It increases lateral branching in many popular ornamental varieties, including azalea, chrysanthemum, geranium, lantana, petunia and verbena.

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  • Collate offers all the proven benefits of ethephon in a concentrated liquid formulation containing two lbs. of active ingredient per gallon. It increases lateral branching in many popular ornamental...
  • Featuring a 4 percent concentration of paclobutrazol, Piccolo 10 XC is 10 times stronger than standard 0.4 percent formulations of the popular PGR. One quart of Piccolo 10 XC equals 2.5 gallons of...
  • Piccolo, a high-purity paclobutrazol growth regulator, aims to produce more compact, consistent quality plants. This product may be applied by spray or drench on a wide variety of ornamental plants...
  • Chlormequat SPC is designed to help produce more compact ornamentals with enhanced leaf coloration and stronger stems. Plants treated with Chlormequat SPC not only will have better aesthetic...
  • Configure is a 2 percent liquid solution of benzyladenine, a synthetic cytokinin, introduced in 2007 to stimulate branching and flower bud initiation on Christmas cactus, echinacea and hosta. As with...
  • Citadel is an effective growth retardant for use on a broad variety of ornamental crops including poinsettias, geraniums, azaleas, hibiscus, bedding plants and other herbaceous and woody ornamental...
  • Configure is intended to increase lateral/basal branching and promote flowering in certain ornamental crops. Applications of Configure should also reduce the overall height of the plant. It is...

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