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Ball Seed Thrive brochures

Ball Seed Releases 2021 Landscape Solutions Resource

The landscape service of Ball Seed has announced the 2021 edition of its THRIVE Landscape Solutions brochures. These annual resources continue to put expert, regional plant advice in the hands of greenhouse growers to help... more »

Petunia Hells - Westhoff

USDA Approves Sale of Orange Petunias

In response to petition 19-099-01p from Westhoff, the USDA and APHIS have announced the official non-regulated status of the A1-DFR gene-containing petunias, commonly referred to as "orange petunias." As of this date, petunia varieties containing... more »

Bushel and Berry strawberries

Bushel and Berry Introduces Three New Strawberries

Bushel and Berry, the collection of homegrown berries from Star Roses and Plants has announced the introduction of three new strawberry plants for 2021. These ornamental, everbearing strawberries are the first non-blueberry addition to the... more »

Mast Young Plants window box trial

Novelty Window Box Planters

I have been attending the Mast Young Plants annual trial in Michigan for over 15 years and have incorporated many of their new varieties in my trial articles. This is an extensive trial incorporating trials... more »

Year of the Sunflower

Celebrate the Sunflower

To help promote gardening and create excitement and inspiration at the retail and consumer levels, the National Garden Bureau (NGB) selects a handful of crop categories to celebrate each year. As part of its “Year... more »

Culture Report - New Guinea impatiens

Culture Report: New Guinea Impatiens Harmony Colorfall Series

Harmony Colorfall is a true trailing New Guinea impatiens that is bred and selected for its ability to make a beautiful hanging basket. These varieties are well suited for 10-inch or larger baskets and patio... more »

Sakata Profusion zinnia

Sakata’s New Zinnia Earns Two Gold Medals

A new variety of zinnia developed by Sakata Seed, 'Profusion Red Yellow Bicolor', has been awarded Gold Medals at two of the world's top flower competitions: All-America Selections (AAS) in the U.S. and Fleuroselect (FS)... more »

Petunia Extravaganza

It is important to put the evolution and development of seed and vegetative petunias in historical perspective. The breeding and improvements in habit, uniformity, day length neutrality, classes, disease resistance, garden performance, floriferousness and flower... more »

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