Green Goods

Bemis Farms Nursery owners receive Sunbeam Social Media Award

October 5, 2023
Bemis Farms Nursery owners receive Sunbeam Social Media Award

Suntory Flowers recently announced that Ed and Tina Bemis of Bemis Farms Nursery are the winners of the Alive With Flowers — Sunbeam Social Media Award, in partnership with America in Bloom (AIB). Awards were... more »
PDSI partners with garden influencer

October 5, 2023
PDSI partners with garden influencer

Plant Development Services (PDSI) recently announced a strategic partnership with garden content creator Linda Vater. This collaboration will highlight PDSI’s flagship brands in videos, new digital planting guides, newsletters, web articles, and more. As people... more »
MrMaple Brothers buy historic Buchholz Nursery

October 4, 2023
MrMaple brothers buy Buchholz Nursery

MrMaple.com announced it has purchased Buchholz and Buchholz Nursery in Gaston, Oregon.  Owned by brothers Matthew and Timothy Nichols, MrMaple.com sells Japanese maples and rare and unusual plants via mail order. Talon Buchholz and Buchholz... more »

October 2, 2023
University of Florida offers Greenhouse Training Online course in Weed Management

Understand all aspects of weed management in nurseries and greenhouses — including weed identification, developing herbicide programs, and the latest non-chemical methods of weed control that work. Weed Management is part of the award-winning Greenhouse... more »
DeVry Greenhouses joins ThinkPlants Perennial Young Plant Network

October 2, 2023
DeVry Greenhouses joins ThinkPlants network

ThinkPlants recently announced that DeVry Greenhouses has joined its network of breeders, growers and suppliers. This new addition expands the portfolio of genetics and broadens the reach ThinkPlants and its suppliers and customers have in... more »
Angela Storm is now North American product manager for Dümmen Orange North America.

September 29, 2023
Angela Storm returns to Dümmen Orange as product manager

Dümmen Orange North America recently welcomed Angela Storm back as its product manager for potted crops. She was formerly a regional sales manager for Dümmen Orange North America for nearly six years. After a brief... more »
Dümmen Orange Plant Scientist Receives 2023 Paul Ecke Jr. Award from San Diego Botanic Garden

September 22, 2023
Dümmen Orange plant breeder receives Paul Ecke Jr. Award from San Diego Botanic Garden

Dümmen Orange senior plant breeder and manager Ruth Kobayashi, Ph.D., recently received the 2023 Paul Ecke Jr. Award of Excellence winner by San Diego Botanic Garden. The Encinitas-based nonprofit, which includes a 37-acre garden located... more »
Homestead-Florida-nursery-for-sale

September 21, 2023
Florida nursery to be sold at auction

A 72.2-acre commercial nursery property located approximately 7 miles northeast of Homestead, Florida, is set to be auctioned at 5 p.m. EDT on Oct. 13 via live auction with online bidding available. Ranch & Farm Auctions,... more »
Suntory Flowers’ flamingo topiaries dazzle at Florida botanical garden

September 21, 2023
Suntory Flowers’ flamingo topiaries dazzle at Florida botanical garden

Suntory Flowers’ catharanthus Soiree Kawaii varieties adorned 24 flamingo topiaries at Peace River Botanical & Sculpture Gardens in Punta Gorda, Florida, from Dec. 15 through Sept. 13. The first half of the year, the flamingos... more »
University of Florida launches climate management course

September 20, 2023
University of Florida launches climate management course

A new climate management online course — starting Oct. 16 — has been added to the Greenhouse Online Training series from The University of Florida IFAS Extension (UF). Climate Management will take your environmental control... more »
Star Roses and Plants publishes 2024 Woody Ornamentals & Edibles Catalog

September 19, 2023
Star Roses and Plants publishes 2024 Woody Ornamentals & Edibles Catalog

Star Roses and Plants recently announced the release of its 2024 Woody Ornamentals & Edibles Catalog. This 109-page resource is filled with eight new introductions, nine reference guides, over 130 varieties and more. Other key... more »
Jimmy McCanlies Monrovia National Sales Coach

September 19, 2023
Monrovia hires new national sales coach

Monrovia recently announced that Jimmy McCanlies has joined the company as the new national sales coach. With more than 25 years of experience in agriculture and horticulture sales and operations, McCanlies brings training, coaching, and... more »