Events

'Berry Awesome' results

'Berry Awesome' results

October 27, 2015

At Walters Gardens, Trials Manager Jeremy Windemuller shares the positive reactions visitors have had to the new 'Berry Awesome' variety of hibiscus. Read More

Similar differences

Similar differences

August 7, 2015

Brian Weesies of Mast Young Plants explains how not all varieties will perform the same way, even if they’re within the same series. Read More

Edibles on trial

Edibles on trial

August 7, 2015

Laura Robles, R&D manager for Mast Young Plants, explains what goes into the vegetable trial garden for All-America Selections. Read More

Stand up to the challenge

Stand up to the challenge

August 7, 2015

Daedre Craig of the Michigan State University Horticulture Gardens discusses the All-America Selections varieties MSU is trialing this year. Read More

When life gives you weather

When life gives you weather

August 7, 2015

This year, the elements and pests were a challenge for the Michigan State University Horticulture Gardens. Trials Manager Daedre Craig talks about how MSU got around those obstacles. Read More

Big and bold blooms for a compact variety

Big and bold blooms for a compact variety

January 24, 2014

T.Jay Higgins of Sun-Fire Nurseries/Suntory shares the new Sundenia dipladenia introductions. One of this year’s Cool Awards winners (see Show Notes), they feature lots of color (red, coral, and white) and the shrub-like quality of dipladenia, but the big blooms of mandevilla. Read More

Custom printed, thermoformed pots and ‘skittles’ colors too

Custom printed, thermoformed pots and ‘skittles’ colors too

January 24, 2014

Poppelmann’s Lindsay Childers describes the capabilities of the Flex Plus Printer Container program, the advantages of thermoformed pots, and the company’s Trend Colors for pots: bright red, orange, purple, blue, and green. Or, as Childers says, the “Skittles colors.” Read More

TPIE revs up

TPIE revs up

January 24, 2013

Charlie Martin, TPIE committee chairman, shares his excitement about the event's opening day and highlights some of the key products attendees will see on the show floor. Read More