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Florist staff feels the love 365 days a year

Florist staff feels the love 365 days a year

The annual survey released by the National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics shows U.S. consumers are expected to spend an average of...
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...
Better draining hydrangea container saves on soil, transport

Better draining hydrangea container saves on soil, transport

Ronald van Dijk, Henke Kunststoffe: It started with the idea of improving the draining capacity of a 14 cm hydrangea container and resulted in...
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...
Plant Sale Aims To Improve Maine West Greenhouse

Plant Sale Aims To Improve Maine West Greenhouse

The current greenhouse at Maine West High School in Des Plaines. Plants currently growing in a classroom at Des Plaines’ Maine West High...

Watsonville’s Last Remaining Rose Grower Finds Its Market

by Johanna Miller, Register Pajaronian WATSONVILLE--Walking through a rose garden, it can be hard to resist bending down to take a whiff of at...
This popular online florist offers more than 100 fresh bouquets for Mother's Day — here are the best ones

This popular online florist offers more than 100 fresh bouquets for Mother’s Day —...

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...
California Is Preparing for Extreme Weather. It’s Time to Plant Some Trees.

California Is Preparing for Extreme Weather. It’s Time to Plant Some Trees.

Matthew Garner is one of the California Conservation Corps workers restoring a floodplain in Modesto, Calif. MODESTO, Calif. — For years, there has been...
Spain: Over 7 million roses expected to be sold this Sant Jordi

Spain: Over 7 million roses expected to be sold this Sant Jordi

Last Friday, Mercabarna-flor presented the prospects for the marketing of roses this Sant Jordi in an event chaired by the Councillor for Business,...
Heliohex and Cornell University Collaborate to Research Better LED Lighting for Plants

Heliohex and Cornell University Collaborate to Research Better LED Lighting for Plants

Heliohex, a New York State-based designer and manufacturer of unique LED lighting for horticulture based at CenterState CEO’s The Tech Garden, recently teamed up...
Climate screens let tropical orchids grow in Dutch cold

Climate screens let tropical orchids grow in Dutch cold

At the edge of the Dutch North Sea lies one of the largest orchid greenhouses in Europe. Svensson climate screens help to create...

Kenya: Concerted Campaign Helps Women in Flower Industry Get a Better Deal

This Valentine's Day florists are predicting sales of USD$95 million in the UK alone. But where do they all come from? Kenya is second...
This is how thousands of plants at the Philadelphia Flower Show bloom early and on time

This is how thousands of plants at the Philadelphia Flower Show bloom early and...

In the greenhouses of Meadowbrook Farm, growers trick a wide range plants to bloom in time for the Philadelphia Flower Show at exactly the...
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...
For this flower, it's ready, set, launch

For this flower, it’s ready, set, launch

Courtesy of Callin Switzer Flowers are just about the last thing in nature you’d list as fast, but the mountain laurels’ filaments are an...
Meet the latest Louisiana Super Plant: Intenz Classic celosia, a fabulous pollinator plant

Meet the latest Louisiana Super Plant: Intenz Classic celosia, a fabulous pollinator plant

Photos from LSU AgCenter Celosia "Intenz Classic" has been designated a Louisiana Super Plants selection for spring 2018 by the LSU AgCenter. This...
The Return of Decadent ’80s Flowers

The Return of Decadent ’80s Flowers

Artificially dyed baby’s breath and orchids in a range of pastel hues, along with glossy anthuriums, birds of paradise and hybrid tea roses...

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...
Flower Hill's 'Growing Kindness In Sunshine' shines a light on giving back

Flower Hill’s ‘Growing Kindness In Sunshine’ shines a light on giving back

A Feeding San Diego garden planted at Flower Hill Promenade as part of the "Growing Kindness in Sunshine" program. (Karen Billing) Flower Hill...
Entrepreneur blossoms in Zionsville business

Entrepreneur blossoms in Zionsville business

Jarred Meeks I Times Sentinel BUDDING BUSINESS : From Buds to Blooms plans to serve Zionsville Flower Company customers for the remainder of...

Keeping the tradition alive

© 2018-Register-Pajaronian Watsonville’s last remaining rose grower finds its market By: Johanna Miller - Updated: 48 minutes ago WATSONVILLE--Walking through a rose garden, it...
DeGroot: Nurseries in Florida are selling all of the tropical plants they can grow

Nurseries in Florida are selling all of the tropical plants they can grow

The surge in popularity of tropical plants is suiting the Florida growers just fine, thank you very much. So strong is the surge that...
Oserian Flowers diversifies its commercial activities

Oserian Flowers diversifies its commercial activities

Oserian Development Company Ltd, one of the largest flower growers and exporters in Kenya has embarked on a plan to diversify its commercial activities....
In rose beds, money blooms

In rose beds, money blooms

MADRID, Colombia - The majority of roses Americans give one another on Valentine's Day, roughly 200 million in all, grow here, the savanna outside...
Fake Mushroom Lures Pollinators into Floral Trap

Fake Mushroom Lures Pollinators into Floral Trap

Two cast iron plants in captivity. Credit: Nino Barbieri Wikimedia (CC BY-SA 3.0) The cast iron plant, unusually for its kind, is named for...

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