Marketing

November/December 2023
Trending in ‘24: 6 home gardening trends to watch for next season

It’s not always about the “latest and greatest” — garden trends sometimes also include topics or gardening practices that have gained renewed interest due to new gardeners picking up the pastime. Here are some gardening... more »

October 23, 2023
580 retailers participate in SAF’s Petal It Forward event

The Society of American Florists’ ninth annual Petal It Forward event on Oct. 18 drew in participants from 580 floral businesses in all 50 states (and seven countries) — all helping to spread the joy of flowers. The... more »
Terra Nova Nurseries releases companion plants list for 2024 Colors of the Year

October 20, 2023
Terra Nova Nurseries releases companion plants list for 2024 Colors of the Year

Terra Nova Nurseries is sharing a list of 25 companion plants corresponding with several popular colors of the year announced for 2024. The company’s selection of best-of-breeding varieties showcases a range of hues and tones... more »
Dümmen Orange contributes nearly $250,000 to Yellowstone Forever

October 18, 2023
Dümmen Orange contributes nearly $250K to Yellowstone Forever

Dümmen Orange has contributed nearly $250,000 in donations to Yellowstone Forever, the official nonprofit partner of Yellowstone National Park. This total includes donations over the past three years from Dümmen Orange to Yellowstone Forever. “We are thrilled that... more »

October 9, 2023
Guide available on preparing for Small Business Saturday

Nonprofit Heart on Main Street has released a guide for retailers to prepare for Small Business Saturday. Small Business Saturday is a pivotal day for independent retailer, allowing opportunities to increase sales, engage with the... more »
NGB Therapeutic Garden Grant _Edgerton Hospital Healing Garden

October 5, 2023
NGB Therapeutic Garden Grant winners announced

National Garden Bureau, along with program sponsors American Meadows, Ball Horticultural and Sakata Seed America, have announced the five therapeutic gardens receiving grants and in-kind donations totaling more than $7,500.  This announcement marks the 10th... more »
Bemis Farms Nursery owners receive Sunbeam Social Media Award

October 5, 2023
Bemis Farms Nursery owners receive Sunbeam Social Media Award

Suntory Flowers recently announced that Ed and Tina Bemis of Bemis Farms Nursery are the winners of the Alive With Flowers — Sunbeam Social Media Award, in partnership with America in Bloom (AIB). Awards were... more »
PDSI partners with garden influencer

October 5, 2023
PDSI partners with garden influencer

Plant Development Services (PDSI) recently announced a strategic partnership with garden content creator Linda Vater. This collaboration will highlight PDSI’s flagship brands in videos, new digital planting guides, newsletters, web articles, and more. As people... more »
That Flower Feeling Color Logo

October 3, 2023
That Flower Feeling schedules free floral marketing webinar

That Flower Feeling, a marketing initiative dedicated to the growth of the fresh cut flower industry, recently announced it will host a webinar "Mastering Floral Marketing Assets: A Path to Business Growth" at 2 p.m.... more »

October 3, 2023
Register now to learn from the most innovative garden centers

Join L&GR editors and some of the industry’s most innovative garden center owners and operators for a first-of-its-kind roundtable, scheduled to take place online at 2 p.m. on Nov. 2. Register here. During this engaging... more »
Garden Center Group announces 2024 dates.

September 29, 2023
Garden Center Group announces 2024 dates

Danny Summers, managing director of The Garden Center Group, recently announced dates and location of its 2024 Fall Event. The event is scheduled to take place Sept. 23-26, 2024, in Dallas, Texas. The annual event... more »
Garden Media Group 35 years

September 26, 2023
Garden Media Group celebrates 35 years

Over the last three and a half decades, the horticulture industry has seen many success stories — Knock Out Roses, Endless Summer hydrangeas, Costa Farms’ O2 for You and Wave petunias, to name a few.... more »