AFE Launches Career Center for the Floral Industry

February 26, 2020 American Floral Endowment

This American Floral Endowment (AFE) has launched a new industry-wide Career Center to connect floral industry employers with job seekers, students, and other professionals pursuing careers in the floriculture and horticulture fields.

Asia’s Largest Flower Market in SW China Resumes Operation

February 26, 2020 Xinhua

The Kunming Dounan Flower Market, Asia’s largest fresh cut flower trading market in southwest China’s Yunnan Province, resumed operation Monday when the province lowered its coronavirus emergency response from first-level to third-level.

Danziger: Annuals Look Better Longer by Choosing the Right Varieties

February 26, 2020 Danziger

Nothing takes a toll on annuals quite like heat stress. From the garden center to the home garden, hot temperatures can wreak havoc on the health and beauty of just about any plant. The best way for growers to help beat the heat and the stress of having sub-par containers and combos is to choose the right plants.

2020 Trials at Cornell Botanic Gardens

February 25, 2020 Cornell University

After a successful first season at Cornell Botanic Gardens in 2019, the Cornell Annual Trials Program will again be held on the grounds adjacent to the Nevin Welcome Center.

CA Flower Mall Petalers Design Kobe Bryant Rose Tribute and Ofrenda

February 25, 2020 California Flower Mall

California Flower Mall’s family business teams were hit hard by the tragic death of Kobe and Gianna Bryant and their friends on January 26, 2020. Three thousand miles away, Floreco Inc. rose farmers in Latacunga, Ecuador; also devout fans of Kobe Bryant were devastated to learn their hero – on and off the court – was gone.