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January 2020
New Year, New Plants

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January 2020
18 Holiday-Themed Plants to Boost Sales

With Christmas over, the New Year offers terrific opportunities to create fresh, holiday-driven consumer marketing campaigns tied to unique, interesting plants. While poinsettias and paperwhites will always grace December displays, what if you could generate... more »

December 4, 2019
Selecta One Ships Lazzeri Poinsettias

Selecta One recently announced it will produce key poinsettia genetics from Italian breeder and young plant supplier Lazzeri Società Agricola S.R.L. Beginning in 2020, and shipping from all three Selecta One production farms, are two... more »

November/December 2019
The Winners’ Circle

It is not easy to predict which new introductions will perform from the greenhouse to the end consumer. That is why multiple organizations take on the responsibility of trialing and evaluating new varieties each year... more »
Star Roses and Plants Launches Bloomables

July 11, 2019
Star Roses and Plants Launches Bloomables

Star Roses and Plants recently announced the launch of Bloomables, a collection of its best flowering genetics that are easy to grow for the grower and the consumer. “These varieties of roses and woody plants look... more »
Ready for Retail California Spring Trials

July 2019
Ready for Retail

Each year, California Spring Trials (CAST) provides our industry with the opportunity to see and learn about the latest new variety introductions that are on tap for the coming year. This year, CAST took place... more »

June 10, 2019
PanAm Seed Receives Patent for Beacon Impatiens

PanAmerican Seed  recently announced that a United States utility patent (US 10,285,362) was granted for its new Beacon impatiens. Beacon’s patent is for having a unique form of disease resistance to Impatiens downy mildew.  It covers all six... more »

June 10, 2019
Syngenta Flowers Acquires Varinova Cyclamen Business

Last week, Syngenta Flowers announced it had successfully completed its acquisition of Varinova’s cyclamen business. The combination of technical expertise and the innovative varieties from Varinova with the market access and world-class science of Syngenta... more »

May 28, 2019
Reynolda Gardens, Spring Meadow Nursery Work Together to Fight Boxwood Blight

The boxwood blight that is wiping out generations-old plants across the southeast, hit Wake Forest University’s Reynolda Gardens in the fall of 2018, prompting experts to connect with Spring Meadow Nursery to identify a boxwood replacement that is... more »

May 28, 2019
2019 Southern Garden Tour to Take Place in June

The 2019 Southern Garden Tour is set to take place June 4-6, in Alabama, Georgia and North Carolina. This is your chance to check out the trial gardens of some of the leading growers and... more »

May 13, 2019
Cannabis and Hemp Conference to Meet in July in Ohio

This July, GPN’s second Cannabis and Hemp Conference will take place in Columbus, Ohio. This one-day conference is designed to provide attendees with the latest insight, tips and guidelines for growing success in the cannabis... more »

May 13, 2019
Texas A&M to Present Webinar on New Plants

Brent Pemberton at Texas A&M University will present a one-hour webinar on “Exciting New Plants Entering the Pipeline,” on May 17, 2019. The webinar will take place at 11 a.m. CDT. During the webinar, Pemberton... more »


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