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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 Presents our Pest Management Seminar at the Pacific Agriculture Show in Abbottsford, British Columbia on January 30th, 2014
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
St Catharines, Ontario
Spring Valley Gardens (Niagara) Inc. was founded by the Van Koeveringe family in 1979. Today, SVG is owned and operated by brothers John, Jake and Ron.
With two locations and over 300,000 feet of production, and warehouse area; millions of units move through their facilities yearly.
Their production consists of a wide assortment of flowering potted plants including spring bulbs, azaleas, primula, hibiscus, mums,…
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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.
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…
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…
Rieger begonias are a cross between tuberous and wax begonias. The result is beautiful glossy foliage with an abundance of dainty flowers. The blooms are an interesting combination of single and double-petaled flowers all produced on the same plant. Adds color and cheer to any room…
Boston Ferns are a top houseplant choice for their lush foliage that looks great with any décor. They thrive on humidity, so daily misting in winter months and a gravel and water-filled saucer beneath the pot in warmer months are highly recommended.
Bouganvilleas are easy to care for and add a tropical touch to interiors or outside on the patio or porch. They come in a variety of brilliant colors. The flowers are actually very small and inconspicuous; it is the colorful modified leaves, called "bracts" that produce the fabulous…
Scientifically Bromeliads come from broad range of genus with wide ranging habits and sizes. In the houseplant category, Bromeliad usually refers to plants that seem to grow on air, clinging to rocky surfaces or bits of moss and wood. These types need good air circulation and warm…
Cacti are perfect for bringing the warmth, color and texture of plants indoors with a minimum of attention needed. They can often go for weeks on a single watering and regular supply of bright light. Mix a variety of the different shapes such as barrel, rosette, spike and paddle for…
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