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A series of six evening workshops to help you manage greenhouse stress and improve productivity.
If you or your customers export to the US, this webinar is for you!
Flowers Canada Growers Inc is pleased to announce that Kontos (spirotetramat) is now registered for greenhouse and outdoor ornamental uses. Kontos™ can be applied as a…
Guelph, ON – Beginning
on Friday, March 14th, 2014, pickOntario will be teaming up with
Canada Blooms at a ten-day exhibition of everything floral, to promote locally
Debono Greenhouses is a family business dating back more than 30 years. The farm was first started by Louis and Lidia Debono growing spring plants and field vegetables. Now operated by Victor Debono, with the help of mother Lidia and brother Edward, the operation has evolved into flower growing with just under 3 acres under cover.
Debono Greenhouses is a year round operation producing potted plants, summer per-ennials, and spring…
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In early 2012, FCO members supported a funding request for a Water Specialist to provide guidance to the floriculture sector on the issues related to water management. The Water Specialist role has two main components...
Flowers Canada (Ontario) Inc. (FCO) received funds from the Canadian Agriculture Adaptation Program (CAAP) of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) to study access to propagative materials for the bulb sector.
A most interesting bottle-trunked plant that bears clusters of dainty blooms with little care needed. Use it solo as a centerpiece or interplant with other, lower growing, succulents to create a miniature indoor landscape.
Agapanthus is Native to South Africa. The tall vertical flower stems are topped by a lush cluster of blooms. Brings a distinctive architectural style to the interior and a refreshing tropical feeling. Plant in the garden when flowers have faded and this perennial plant will bring…
The long red, weeping inflorescences of Amaranthus add a graceful elegance to arrangements. The flowers can drape from the vase down to the table, adding a dimensional style not possible with more upright flowers. Can be preserved for dried flower arrangements. Amaranthus symbolize…
Anemone is Greek for “wind flower” because the seeds of the flowers are carried long distances on the wind. The charm and beauty of this flower have been appreciated since the days of the ancient Greeks. It can be found mentioned in many ancient myths and stories. The flower…
Anthurium bring the beauty of lush, green foliage to any room, with little care. An added bonus are the large, interesting blooms that look as if someone painted a leaf with glossy enamel! The blooms make for long lasting cut flowers, but be cautious of the sap, which can cause skin…
Matsumoto Asters are a cheerful addition to any bouquet. Their bright yellow centers give them a daisy-like charm. Asters are the birth flower for the month of September and symbolize “variety”.
Astilbe’s finely cut foliage and feathery flower sprays add grace and elegance to formal arrangements, or a relaxed garden feeling to casual bouquets. The dense, loose flower sprays add height and fullness.
Azaleas are popular in gardens throughout the world for their glossy foliage and eye-catching clusters of funnel-like blooms. These same features in Florist Azaleas make them a wonderful choice for instantly brightening any room as a houseplant! May bloom up to six weeks indoors!
All of the great features prized in traditional Florist Azaleas but with a twist. Tree Azaleas provide the same glossy foliage and lush, colorful blooms as regular Azaleas but on a plant that has been groomed into a small tree form. A wonderful gift idea for gardening friends who…
From a distance Baby’s Tears could easily be confused for moss, its low habit and dense mat of dainty little leaves cover the ground like a carpet. Its delicate charm conceals a surprisingly rugged plant. Baby’s tears grow very quickly, and look charming trailing over the edge of…
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