Green Goods

Smith Gardens assumes operations of Skagit Horticulture

April 10, 2024
Smith Gardens assumes operations of Skagit Horticulture

Smith Gardens has acquired Skagit Horticulture’s inventory and assumes control of the Riverbend facility operating out of Mount Vernon, Washington. Operations at the Riverbend site will transition to Smith Gardens’ leadership. The Riverbend site is... more »
Danziger shares visitors' top picks from CAST 2024

April 9, 2024
Danziger shares visitors’ top picks from CAST 2024

Danziger recently revealed its visitors top picks from its 2024 CAST display in Gilroy, California. Visitors' choices reportedly went beyond new colors, gravitating toward unique solutions for growers. “Visitors to our CAST display told us... more »
HilverdaFlorist CAST 2024

April 9, 2024
2025, 2026 California Spring Trials dates announced

Organizers of California Spring Trials (CAST) have announced the following dates for the next two years: March 26-29, 2025 March 25-28, 2026 more »
Ferry-Morse Celebrates National Gardening Day with Annual “Garden Get-Together” Facebook Live

April 5, 2024
Ferry-Morse to celebrate National Gardening Day with virtual Garden Get-Together

Ferry-Morse announced its annual Garden Get-Together will take place at 2 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, April 9 on the Ferry-Morse Facebook page. Just before National Gardening Day on April 14, the event will share inspirational... more »
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April 4, 2024
Take a virtual tour of Westhoff at CAST 2024

Westhoff has created a virtual walking tour of its 2024 CAST highlights to enjoy from your desktop, with clickable images to learn more about the new varieties shown. If you have a VR headset, check... more »
Dummen Orange sells off orchids business

April 3, 2024
Dümmen Orange sells off orchids business

Dümmen Orange has reached an agreement with the business management team on the sale of its global orchids business. As of April 1, all Phalaenopsis activities worldwide including breeding, propagation and sales will be managed... more »
USDA offers toolkit for retailers to promote organics

April 2, 2024
USDA offers toolkit for retailers to promote organics

The USDA National Organic Program (NOP) has published an online retail toolkit of consumer-focused, educational resources to highlight the value of the organic label. Consumer research shows that consumers do not always understand what the... more »
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April 1, 2024
Garden Media Group announces alliance to boost flower bulb sales

The Garden Media Group and Royal Anthos have solidified their ongoing partnership with a three-year strategic alliance intended to boost flower bulb sales across the U.S. Royal Anthos has secured a European Union grant, underlining... more »

April 2024
Top recommendations for shoulder-season sales

The power of plants is still a driving force in today’s consumer market — people just can’t get enough! The key for retailers, however, is to build on those initial spring fever sales, inspire them... more »
Star Roses and Plants hires sales development manager

March 27, 2024
Star Roses and Plants hires sales development manager

Star Roses and Plants has hired Jack O’Donnell as sales development manager. O’Donnell has more than 25 years of experience in horticulture sales and business development. In this new role, O’Donnell will work closely with... more »
Monrovia offers fresh color ideas for the spring garden

March 27, 2024
Monrovia offers fresh color ideas for the spring garden

Monrovia has two new tools to inspire consumers interested in the latest color trends, design ideas and plant combinations to create their dream spring garden. Join Monrovia’s chief marketing officer, Katie Tamony, and plant hunter,... more »
Bailey names 2 new territory sales representatives

March 26, 2024
Bailey names 2 new territory sales representatives

Bailey has announced that Johanna George and Paul Hassing have joined the company as territory sales representatives. George will partner with customers in southeast Minnesota, eastern Iowa and Missouri. Hassing will partner with customers in... more »