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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 »
NGB reveals 2024 Green Thumb Award winners

December 6, 2023
NGB reveals 2024 Green Thumb Award winners

National Garden Bureau, a 103-year-old non-profit organization that promotes gardening on behalf of the horticulture industry, is proud to announce the 2024 Green Thumb Award winners.  This year’s winners, for the first time, are in... more »
Plantpeddler announces Poinsettia Variety Day 2023 results

December 5, 2023
Plantpeddler announces Poinsettia Variety Day 2023 results

On Thursday, Nov. 30, representatives from all commercial poinsettia breeders, brokers, and growers attended Plantpeddler's Poinsettia Variety Day from over 18 states to see more than 175 commercial and pre-release poinsettia varieties. The trial was... more »
Bailey honors brand licensee partners with award

December 4, 2023
Bailey honors brand licensee partners with award

Bailey has honored four brand licensee partners for their exceptional work with Bailey Consumer Brands Endless Summer hydrangeas, First Editions Shrubs & Trees, and Easy Elegance roses. "We appreciate each of our partners that represent... more »
NGB adds 2024 intros to its 'New Plants' program

December 4, 2023
NGB adds 2024 intros to its ‘New Plants’ program

National Garden Bureau (NGB) has announced it has added new varieties for 2024 to its "New Plants" program. For almost 40 years, NGB has been showcasing and promoting its members' new plant varieties in the... more »
Rick Schoellhorn, former Proven Winners director of new products, dies

November 30, 2023
Industry mourns Rick Schoellhorn’s passing

Richard (“Rick”) Kent Schoellhorn, retired director of new products for Proven Winners, died Nov. 25 after a two-year struggle with lung cancer. He was 66. His California roots provided him a love of plants and... more »
2 join Monrovia's New Plants team

November 29, 2023
2 join Monrovia’s New Plants team

Monrovia has expanded its New Plants program team, with Fela Lafi taking on the role of new plant trials manager and Georgia Clay as plant selections manager. This expansion intends to allow Monrovia to trial... more »

November 28, 2023
Danziger shares videos and images from Israel R&D center

Danziger has made available new videos and images directly from its research and development center in Israel. Get a sneak peek inside Danziger’s greenhouses in Israel in this video, hosted by Ori Danziger, deputy CEO. The... more »
Selecta One Releases 2024 Poinsettias Catalog

November 21, 2023
Selecta One releases 2024 Poinsettias Catalog

Selecta One has released its 2024 Poinsettias Catalog. The 50-page catalog includes details on three new poinsettia varieties for 2024: 'Christmas Chorus', 'Peach Glow' and 'Christmas Song', as well culture tips from Gary Vollmer, technical... more »
Danziger’s founder Ernest Danziger celebrates 100 birthday

November 17, 2023
Danziger’s founder Ernest Danziger celebrates 100th birthday

Ernest and Zehava Danziger founded their company in the early 1950s. At that time, they could not have imagined that in 2023 Danziger would produce and sell more than 750 million plants and cuttings worldwide,... more »