AmericanHort Officially Announces 2019 Impact Washington Summit

June 24, 2019 AmericanHort

AmericanHort today announced the 2019 Impact Washington Summit, September 16-18 in Washington, D.C. to unite leaders across the green industry to hear from dynamic speakers about the issues facing the industry along with educating Congress on our challenges and priorities.

Mike Treiber joins Syngenta as Ornamental Territory Manager

June 24, 2019 Syngenta

Syngenta has announced the appointment of Mike Treiber as ornamental territory manager for California, effective June 17, 2019. In this role, Treiber will assist greenhouse and nursery growers with their agronomic planning and offer trusted solutions to help them succeed.

Veteran Event Florist Shares Tricks, Tools and Time-Savers

During “Wedding Designs, Tricks and Tools You’ll Love,” Loann Burke will demonstrate exactly this kind of client-pleasing technique and showcase new products that will help you minimize labor and costs while maximizing your customers’ budgets. She’ll also lead the add-on “Hands-On Workshop: Bouquets & Bouts.” Burke’s presentations are sponsored by Smithers-Oasis.

Agapanthus Fireworks Wins Again

June 21, 2019 Plantipp

On the HTA National Plant Show, Agapanthus Fireworks (‘AMB001’) is declared winner by the RHS in the election of the ‘New Plant Award’! The jury found that this Agapanthus has the ‘wow’ factor because of its romantic and natural appearance. Even the flower buds look beautiful. It’s a beautiful, compact and sturdy plant which is suitable for both in pot and in the border.

Garden Trials and Trade Second Edition Well Received

June 21, 2019 Garden Trials and Trade

The second edition of Garden Trials and Trade was well received. Exhibitors were very satisfied with the quality of the visitors. On Tuesday and Thursday, the number of visitors fell short of the totals from the previous year. The range of products exhibited in the stands, the novelty showcase and the compact and well-arranged exhibition floor all enhanced the visitor experience.