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New Guinea Impatiens: Impatiens Necrotic Spot Virus (INSV)

New Guinea Impatiens: Impatiens Necrotic Spot Virus (INSV)

Stunted plants and distorted leaves with dark green to black blotches, dark streaks, and necrotic concentric rings were observed on New Guinea impatiens...
I Bought a Fiddle-leaf Fig From the New Amazon Plants Store

I Bought a Fiddle-leaf Fig From the New Amazon Plants Store

Not my actual fiddle-leaf fig tree. Photo: De Agostini Picture Library/De Agostini/Getty Images As you may have heard, Amazon sells plants now ....
Florists Just Killed Louisiana's Effort at Eliminating Florist Licenses

Florists Just Killed Louisiana’s Effort at Eliminating Florist Licenses

Ralf Hirschberger/dpa/picture-alliance/Newscom Louisiana is the only state to require a license for cutting, arranging, and selling flowers. State senators in Louisiana just blocked...
Pick From One of Two Design Classes with Debi Lilly

Pick From One of Two Design Classes with Debi Lilly

The American Grown Field to Vase Dinner at The Flower Fields in Carlsbad, California, may be sold out, but all is not lost!...
Study finds key to plant growth control mechanism

Study finds key to plant growth control mechanism

Daniel Szymanski used the model plant Arabidopsis (in his hand) to map the complex pathways that control plant cell shape. The findings may be...
You can give Colombian flowers to your sweetheart guilt-free

You can give Colombian flowers to your sweetheart guilt-free

A worker prepares roses for packing ahead of Valentine’s Day at a flower plantation in Tabio, Colombia, on Feb. 1. (Luis Acosta/AFP/Getty Images) Walker...
Major Local Floral Employer Closes

Major Local Floral Employer Closes

Video BOLIVAR, Mo -- Teter's Floral Products Inc. announced this week that they would be closing their doors permanently. Now, hundreds of jobs potentially...
Know Your Farmer: The Fresh Herb Co. Is a Growing Concern in Longmont

Know Your Farmer: The Fresh Herb Co. Is a Growing Concern in Longmont

Fresh Herb Co. in Longmont specializes in ornamental flowers. Peony season will be over soon, but for Chet and Kristy Anderson of Fresh Herb...
Demand for Edible Flowers Across D.C. Just Keeps Growing

Demand for Edible Flowers Across D.C. Just Keeps Growing

Edible flowers and microgreens are appearing in more dishes and drinks throughout the area these days, cropping up everywhere from Michelin-starred restaurants such...
Yarrow: A common flower and healing herb

Yarrow: A common flower and healing herb

Yarrow is a popular native plant found throughout the Southwest. Courtesy photo Achillea millefolium, also known as common yarrow, is a popular native plant...
How an Ecuadorian rose makes the journey to your American sweetheart for Valentine’s Day

How an Ecuadorian rose makes the journey to your American sweetheart for Valentine’s Day

Long before buyers scramble to grab that last bunch of roses at the grocery store or flower shop first thing on Wednesday morning, Denver’s...
Global Ornamental Peony Market 2018: Arcieri’s Peonies, Kennicott, Adelman Peony Gardens, Castle Hayne Farms

Global Ornamental Peony Market 2018: Arcieri’s Peonies, Kennicott, Adelman Peony Gardens, Castle Hayne Farms

Ornamental Peony Market An up-to-date research has been disclosed by QY Research Group highlighting the Global Ornamental Peony segment. The report deep dives into...
Certified American Grown Flower Farm Named ‘American Small Business Champion’

Certified American Grown Flower Farm Named ‘American Small Business Champion’

Flower farmer Rita Jo Shoultz of Alaska Perfect Peony has been recognized before for her efforts to improve her industry and community. In...
The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch to Open for 2018 Season

The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch to Open for 2018 Season

Bright blooms at The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch, as they appeared in March 2014. Let the bursts of beautiful blooms come forth: the...
Nebraska’s Center for Plant Science Innovation is Transforming Agriculture

Nebraska’s Center for Plant Science Innovation is Transforming Agriculture

Tom Clemente looks in on Lili Hou, Post-Doc Research Associate in the Center for Plant Science Innovation. Tom Clemente lab in Beadle Center. March...
Carlsbad Flower Fields open Thursday

Carlsbad Flower Fields open Thursday

The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch in the spring of 2017. CARLSBAD, Calif. — The Flower Fields in Carlsbad will officially open to the...
EU grown plants banned from Chelsea Flower Show

EU grown plants banned from Chelsea Flower Show

to keep germ-ridden slugs out of UK As the much-loved British show draws ever-closer, furious officials from the Royal Horticultural Society have called...
These Women Are Making a Difference for America’s Flower Farmers

These Women Are Making a Difference for America’s Flower Farmers

Neighbors used to call Diana Roy “Flower Girl.” “I never seemed to have quite enough flowers in my own yard, so I was always...
Extreme ultraviolet radiation causes plant sterility, UC Berkeley study finds

Extreme ultraviolet radiation causes plant sterility, UC Berkeley study finds

Deserts among many biodiversity “hot spots” in California, UC Berkeley study finds California birds are nesting earlier because of rising temperatures, UC Berkeley study...

Chicago Floral Show

The World Floral Expo took place at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center of Rosemont near Chicago, Illinois. The World Floral Expo took...
Why you should plant flowers alongside vegetables

Why you should plant flowers alongside vegetables

CC BY 2.0 Selena N.B.H. Flowers have a remarkable ability to keep your veggie crop strong and healthy. Here's what you need to...
The Roses That Might Last Longer Than Your Relationship

The Roses That Might Last Longer Than Your Relationship

“A rose is a rose is a rose” Gertrude Stein wrote, referencing not the nature of love but the law of identity and the...
Long for a lavender plant? Chicago Botanic Garden has tested a few for cold-weather hardiness

Long for a lavender plant? Chicago Botanic Garden has tested a few for cold-weather...

The lavender variety Phenomenal. The deep freeze of early winter has left my lavender plant truly bedraggled. The slender gray leaves are drooping,...
Proven Winners Double Take Pink Chaenomeles wins Florall award

Proven Winners Double Take Pink Chaenomeles wins Florall award

Proven Winners Double Take Pink Chaenomeles took the 2018 Silver Florall Award for best new variety at the March 6 Belgian trade fair, Florall,...
Immobilized Plants

Are Plants Conscious?

After an hour of exposure to the anesthetic diethyl ether, the leaf traps of Venus flytraps ( Dionaea muscipula Ellis ) no longer close...

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