Associations

January 29, 2020
NGB Expands 2020 Product Programs

For 100 years, National Garden Bureau (NGB) has been showcasing and promoting their member’s products to fulfill a mission of providing information to home gardeners. Its first foray into this area, the New Varieties/New Plants... more »

January 28, 2020
AmericanHort Board of Directors Nominations Being Accepted

The AmericanHort Board of Directors recently announced the application period for the 2020 board of director nominations is now open. Applications are being accepted until Feb. 21 from AmericanHort members interested in being nominated for... more »
Eve's Garden-CARicature Collection

January 27, 2020
TPIE 2020 Cool Product Awards Announced

The Garden Center Group had the largest number ever of garden retailers as judges in attendance at TPIE this year, helping to find great products to present the Cool Product Awards, said Danny Summers, managing... more »

January 24, 2020
HRI Announces Scholarship Recipient

The Horticultural Research Institute (HRI), in conjunction with the Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show Inc. (MANTS), recently announced that Nicholas Dzurenda, a junior at Virginia Tech, as its 2019-2020 Carville M. Akehurst Memorial Scholarship recipient. Dzurenda,... more »

January 20, 2020
2020 HortScholar Applications Sought

AmericanHort is now accepting applications for its 2020 HortScholar program. Students applying for this program can be enrolled in any horticulture-related program at any degree level.  Applications will be accepted at AmericanHort.org/Scholars until March 1, 2020. The HortScholar... more »

January 2020
Focused on the Future of Gardening

National Garden Bureau (NGB) Executive Director Diane Blazek wants people to know that the organization she leads is a source for not only garden centers, but for home gardeners, members of the media, social media... more »

January 6, 2020
NGB to Bring 4 Influential Horticulturists to California Spring Trials

National Garden Bureau (NGB), the non-profit organization promoting gardening on behalf of the horticulture industry and its members, announced it is traveling to the California Spring Trials (CAST) with four influential horticulturists. The goal and intent... more »

December 18, 2019
NGB/AAS Release 2020 Summer Summit Dates

All-America Selections, Home Garden Seed Association and National Garden Bureau have announced the 2020 summer meeting will take place Sept. 9-11, with the AAS Judges meeting held early on Sep. 12, in Vancouver, B.C. Annually, All-America... more »
2020 Farwest Show Accepting Booth Applications

December 16, 2019
2020 Farwest Show Accepting Booth Applications

The 2020 Farwest Show is now accepting exhibitor booth applications as it heads into its 48th year showcasing the excellence of the green industry. The horticultural trade show, reportedly the biggest green industry show in... more »

December 3, 2019
AmericanHort Introduces Plant Sentry as New Affinity Program Partner

AmericanHort has announced the newest addition to its lineup of affinity business program partners, Plant Sentry.  Plant Sentry is a software program pioneered by Nature Hills Nursery that provides a comprehensive plant compliance tool designed... more »
Coleus Main Street Beale Street (National)

November 20, 2019
Seven New All-America Selections Winners Crowned

All-America Selections, North America’s oldest and most well-known non-profit plant trialing organization, after tabulating results from the 2019 trial season, announces seven new AAS Winners. Each of the following new AAS Winners was trialed throughout... more »

November 19, 2019
AmericanHort Welcomes New Staff Members

AmericanHort recently announced the addition of Holly Scoggins as director of educational programming and Nicolas Leas as digital web manager. Scoggins has a Ph.D. in horticultural science from North Carolina State University and has been a professor in... more »