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PDSI to exhibit award-winning plants at MANTS 2024

December 19, 2023
PDSI to exhibit award-winning plants at MANTS 2024

Plant Development Services (PDSI) announced it will display several award winning varieties at the Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show (MANTS) on Jan. 10-12, 2024. The nationally and internationally award-winning plants include those honored by the RHS... more »
Top 25 Lawn & Garden Retailer news stories of 2023

December 19, 2023
Top 25 Lawn & Garden Retailer news stories of 2023

From personnel and expansion news to award-winning plants, these were the 25 most-read news stories on the Lawn & Garden Retailer website in 2023 based on click rates. 1. Proven Winners names top picks from... more »
Family Tree Nursery green goods merchandising

December 18, 2023
Bigger gardens, increased garden-related purchases expected in 2024

A new study released by Axiom Marketing shows positive signs that new and novice gardeners will expand their gardens, plant more, spend more money and spend more time gardening in 2024. The new study surveyed... more »

December 18, 2023
AFE Research Director Terril Nell Retires, Laura Barth takes the reins

A new year at the American Floral Endowment will also bring a new chapter for their research program. Terril Nell, Ph.D., research director for AAF, is retiring at the end of the month and passing... more »
Terra Nova Nurseries variety named top performer at 2023 CSU Flower Trials

December 15, 2023
Terra Nova Nurseries variety named top performer at 2023 CSU Flower Trials

Terra Nova Nurseries has announced the company’s brunnera ‘Alexandria’ variety received the Top Performer award at the 2023 Colorado State University (CSU) Flower Trials. ‘Alexandria’ earned the award due to its superior performance in the... more »

December 14, 2023
Danziger will exhibit at TPIE for the first time

For the first time, Danziger will have a booth at the 2024 Tropical Plant International Expo (TPIE), taking place Jan. 17-19 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Visitors can experience a hands-on, up-close look at offerings from... more »

As seen in the January 2024 Issue of Lawn & Garden Retailer
As seen in the January 2024 Issue of Lawn & Garden Retailer

The following companies were featured in the January 2024 issue of Lawn & Garden Retailer. Learn more about their products by clicking through to their websites. Abbott Accent Decor American Takii Anamese Garden & Home Auk... more »
Industry mourns Pleasant View Gardens founder Jonathan Huntington

December 13, 2023
Industry mourns Pleasant View Gardens founder Jonathan Huntington

The Huntington family and Pleasant View Gardens family have released a statement: "It is with heavy hearts and great sadness to share that our founder, Jonathan Huntington, passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec. 8 at... more »
Van Belle Nursery documentary highlights 50 years in business

December 13, 2023
Van Belle Nursery documentary highlights 50 years in business

Van Belle Nursery is marking its 50th anniversary with a self-produced documentary and Christmas message. Van Belle is a family owned and operated wholesale nursery and propagation partner that began in 1973 by founders Bill... more »
Garden Media Group has released its picks for Pantone Color of the Year Peach Fuzz

December 13, 2023
Breeders release plant lists for 2024 Pantone Color of the Year

Peach Fuzz, the Pantone Color of the Year for 2024, is once again a hue rooted in nature. Garden Media Group has released its picks for this peachy hue.   Astilbe 'Peach Blossom' (Ship My... more »

December 13, 2023
More homeowners will invest in their front yards, according to Monrovia research

The 2024 gardening season will find more homeowners investing in their front yards, according to Monrovia. Each year, Monrovia conducts a national research survey, asking 1,400 homeowners about their plant purchases and gardening interests. That... more »

December 13, 2023
Bloomin’ Easy to release exclusive perennials in 2024

Bloomin’ Easy has announced that it will release its first exclusive perennials next year, starting with Salvia Perpetual Purple in January. Attendees of the Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show (MANTS) and Landscape Ontario Congress Trade Show... more »