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November 14, 2023
Survey: 20% of respondents plan to buy their first real Christmas tree this year

The Real Christmas Tree Board (RCTB) has released results of its annual survey of Americans adults ages 21 to 54 years who say they either celebrate/observe Christmas or display a Christmas tree. “All kinds of... more »
Danziger publishes 2023-2024 cut flower catalog

November 14, 2023
Danziger publishes 2023-2024 cut flower catalog

Danziger recently announced it has released its 2024-2025 cut flower catalog, with more than 100 new varieties. Highlights include: Huge assortment of images for viewing and downloading for your use Links to expanded technical information... more »
Benary appoints Dwight Deppen as new Sales & Marketing Manager

November 10, 2023
Benary appoints Dwight Deppen new sales and marketing manager

Benary has promoted Dwight Deppen to the position of sales and marketing manager for Benary North America. He will manage the sales and marketing team, as well as all aspects of Benary’s sales and marketing... more »
Natorp's Nursery joins Ship My Plants network

November 8, 2023
Natorp’s Nursery joins Ship My Plants network

Ship My Plants recently announced that Mason, Ohio-based Natorp's Nursery has joined its seller network. With a rich history dating back to 1916, Natorp's Nursery has been a trailblazer in horticulture, serving Cincinnati and beyond... more »

November 8, 2023
Dan Schantz Farm & Greenhouses is for sale

Dan Schantz Farm & Greenhouses, a well-known, well-established greenhouse operation in Allentown, Pennsylvania, is now up for sale. The State of Pennsylvania released notice of a potential loss of 120 jobs taking place this December,... more »
Monrovia opens registration for 2024 'Bee a Winner' pollinator plant giveaway

November 8, 2023
Monrovia opens registration for 2024 ‘Bee a Winner’ pollinator plant giveaway

Pollinator gardening is a big draw — not just for the bees and butterflies, but gardeners and customers, too. Tie into the buzz around Pollinator Month and Pollinator Week with Monrovia's 'Bee a Winner' pollinator... more »
Danziger publishes new Durabella combination digital catalog inside 2

November 7, 2023
Danziger releases new Durabella combination digital catalog

Danziger’s Durabella combination program is now detailed in a new digital catalog. Included are more than 30 new combinations that were not included in the 2024 catalog, allowing growers  more combo choices than ever. Many of... more »
Smithers-Oasis introduces OASIS Forage products for floral arrangements

November 7, 2023
Smithers-Oasis introduces OASIS Forage products for floral arrangements

Smithers-Oasis recently unveiled OASIS Forage Products, allowing gardeners to craft stunning designs using foraged florals and foliage. “Foraging is more than arranging plants in a vase. It is about connecting with nature and orchestrating her... more »
NGB promotes the 2024 “Year of the” crops

November 2, 2023
NGB promotes the 2024 “Year of the” crops

National Garden Bureau (NGB) has created, and is making available, on-point marketing tools to help retailers promote the 2024 “Year of the” crops. These tools are designed to make life easier and allow all to... more »
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October 31, 2023
Axiom survey finds home gardening interest continues to rise

Interest in home gardening continues to rise despite concerns about the economy, weather and increased time spent at work in 2023. The new study found that home gardeners spent more time and money on gardening... more »
Plantpeddler Poinsettia Variety Day will be held on Thursday, Nov. 30 in Cresco, Iowa

October 31, 2023
Plantpeddler to host Poinsettia Variety Day in November

Plantpeddler Poinsettia Variety Day will be held on Thursday, Nov. 30 in Cresco, Iowa. Breeder representatives will be present to support both the genetics and the growers. There are over 160 commercial and pre-release poinsettia... more »
Albin Hagstrom & Son Officially Begins Christmas Production for 2023 Holiday Season

October 27, 2023
Albin Hagstrom & Son begins Christmas production for 2023 holiday season

Albin Hagstrom & Son has announced that production of Christmas products for the 2023 holiday season has begun.  Hundreds of handcrafted wreaths and additional decorative products, thousands of feet of hand-tied garlands, and countless stems... more »