"The Florida market is starting later but stronger than it has in years. This is following the coldest number of winter days witout significant sales that we have recorded. We also have had the most widespread cold damage to our tropical landscapes…"
"Michael, you are dead on with what we are lacking in connecting to the younger generation who don't want to WORK in the garden. The opportunity is with the technology they can't keep their hands off of. How do we get them to think of what…"
"Those are both real beauties. I like specimens like these and agave that really pop in the garden. Rather than plant of the year do we need a new promotional program focused on specimens. This could be more of a web based promotion showing nice…"
"Jim, I can think of at least 4 petunia breeders (after consolidation) that are influencing major improvement. GM drought tolerance and freeze tolerance are big reasons for the customer to buy petunias. What about fragrance? Where is that in the GM…"
"I think we have to sell success and Waves, Ramblins and Vista Bubblegum do that in the most of the country with outstanding summer performence. In the deep south, southwest and much of California the primary need is for cool season, short day…"
Thanks for the feedback. Those floating containers never did do well for us. Made me wonder how Epcot keeps their's so beautiful. We finally took them out. Maybe we should have added the wicks that came with them to keep them moist?