WAIT! All-America Selections now has Perennial and Vegetative Winners?

Why yes, AAS does now conduct yearly trials for herbaceous perennials and vegetatively propagated annuals. Diane Blazek, AAS-NGB Since 2016, All-America Selections has offered our respected and long-standing trialing process for varieties other than just annuals and edibles from seed. There are now a good number of vegetatively propagated AAS Winners and in summer 2019, Read more about WAIT! All-America Selections now has Perennial and Vegetative Winners?[…]

There is a Gediflora family for every season!

  Bernard Chodyla, Gediflora Belgian Mums sales and technical support Belgian Mums by Gediflora continue to wow consumers with incredible colors, perfect rounded shape and garden performance. We are making our varieties easy to grow, perfectly uniform and more profitable for the grower. Gediflora genetics don’t require pinching or use of PGRs, they are more flexible Read more about There is a Gediflora family for every season![…]

New Beacon Impatiens

    Mark Gross, PanAmerican Seed Co.     PanAmerican Seed® is excited to announce the return of impatiens! There’s now a solution to bring Impatiens wallerianaback into production without the risk of disease. New Beacon™ Impatiens offers high resistance to the currently known and widely prevalent populations of Plasmopara obducens, the pathogen that causes Read more about New Beacon Impatiens[…]

TREND ALERT: Shishito Peppers are Hot! (Well, at least one in ten peppers is said to be…)

TREND ALERT: Shishito Peppers are Hot! (Well, at least one in ten peppers is said to be…) What you need to know about these unique peppers! By: Tracy K. Lee Product Development: Home Garden, Indoor Leaf, Niche Crops       Shishito peppers are popping up on menus and retail shelves all over America. Their Read more about TREND ALERT: Shishito Peppers are Hot! (Well, at least one in ten peppers is said to be…)[…]

Mite-Resistant Mandevilla Debuts at TPIE

Suntory Flowers takes its breeding to the next level with Sun Parasol Mitebuster Red.   By Delilah Onofrey   Who doesn’t love Fort Lauderdale in January? The Tropical Plant International Expo (TPIE) is the perfect place to plant paradise and introduce new Sun Parasol Mandevillas! While our star introduction will be a red hot mite-resistant Read more about Mite-Resistant Mandevilla Debuts at TPIE[…]

Peppers for the Patio: So Many Options!

By Jeannine Bogard   Extensively trialed in Gilroy, California, Syngenta peppers readily adapt to containers  as small as 10″. Compared to in-ground plantings, our pepper varieties maintain fruit size, flavor, and yield potential in containers. To avoid water stress and tipping over from high fruit load, the ideal patio pot size is 12″-14″. Cages are highly recommended Read more about Peppers for the Patio: So Many Options![…]

Set Yourself Apart With Sun Parasol

Liven up your tropical assortment with unique mandevilla varieties that sizzle all summer!   By Delilah Onofrey   From the Mediterranean to the Swiss Alps, sunny Florida to cool Canada, Suntory’s Sun Parasol mandevillas captivate gardeners all over the world and have become the most fashionable plant for patios, balconies and hanging baskets. No longer Read more about Set Yourself Apart With Sun Parasol[…]