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Come to the Coast for CAST!

OXNARD, USA: The team at PlantHaven would like to extend our invitation to join us for the annual showcase of the new varieties that is CAST / California Spring Trials. See the newest plant varieties on the market in 2017 en beyond! PlantHaven has some surprises in store so...
Posted On 23 Mar 2017
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Journal of Environmental Horticulture Publishes Research on Impact of Temperature on Herbicide Activity

WASHINGTON, DC and COLUMBUS, OH—March 9, 2017— Weeds are arguably the most common pest problem in landscape management. Almost everyone can spot a weed, especially when it’s chickweed sticking out like a sore thumb in a stand of dormant bermudagrass in March. Landscape...
Posted On 14 Mar 2017
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AmericanHort and the Ohio Nursery Landscape Association Collaborate to Advance Common Goals

OHIO, USA: AmericanHort will work with the Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association (ONLA) to help advance the green industry and member companies.   Ken Fisher, AmericanHort President and CEO, will begin strategically working with the ONLA Board of Directors and ONLA’s...
Posted On 11 Mar 2017
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Horticultural Research Institute Publishes Bee-Friendly Plant Lists

OHIO, USA: The Horticultural Research Institute, the research affiliate of AmericanHort, is pleased to announce the release of “Plants Bees Like Best,” a new publication providing research-based tree and shrub recommendations for supporting bee health. This resource is the...
Posted On 05 Mar 2017
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HRI Announces Spring Meadow – Proven Winners Endowment Fund Scholarship Recipients

WASHINGTON, DC and COLUMBUS, OH: Horticultural Research Institute (HRI), the research arm of AmericanHort, is pleased to announce the names of the three recipients of the 2017 Spring Meadow – Proven Winners Endowment Fund Scholarship. Each student received $3000 in...
Posted On 24 Feb 2017
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Leading horticulture researchers explore new innovations in emerging agriculture

FORT COLLINS, USA: Philips Lighting (Euronext Amsterdam ticker: LIGHT), a global leader in lighting, today announced that Colorado State University (CSU) and the horticulture LED lighting group from Philips Lighting recently collaborated to host the first ever LED...
Posted On 23 Feb 2017
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Come to the Coast for CAST!

The team at PlantHaven would like to extend our invitation to join us for the annual showcase of new varieties that is CAST/California Spring Trials. See the newest plant varienties on the market in 2017 and beyond! PlantHaven has some surprises in store so don’t miss...
Posted On 22 Feb 2017
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Boxwood Blight: Researchers Looking Outside of the Box for Solutions

WASHINGTON, DC and COLUMBUS, OH, USA: Boxwood blight (BB) continues to spread throughout the US. The University of Illinois Plant Clinic recently announced its presence in Illinois. The clinic received two boxwood samples late 2016. Both were from northeast Illinois and were...
Posted On 03 Feb 2017
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Dutch Ecodome to occupy pride of place at Philadelphia Flower Show

PHILADELPHIA, USA: This year’s theme for the Philadelphia Flower Show (March 11-19) is ‘Holland- Flowering the World’. Already sure to attract huge crowds is the Ecodome, a creation of award-winning landscape architect Nico Wissing from the Netherlands. Wissing developed the...
Posted On 31 Jan 2017
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Recap Tropical Plant Industry Exhibition (TPIE)

FT. LAUDERDALE, USA: With the sounds of a soothing steel drum setting a relaxed, yet productive pace, the Tropical Plant Industry Exhibition ( TPIE) took place January 18 – 20 at the Broward County Convention Center in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. More than 400 exhibitors in...
Posted On 27 Jan 2017
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