Monthly Archives: July 2012

Funky Tropical Greens

This summer we are carrying tropical greens, some of which you might not have known could be used as cut greens. Sansevierias (a.k.a. Mother-in-Law’s tongue), which were popular in the 70’s as houseplants have made a resurgence as landscape plants. They also function well as long-lasting cuts in a vase. […]

By | 2012-07-24T13:42:34+00:00 July 24th, 2012|Blog|0 Comments

Growing Cut Flowers in Florida

My "growing " interest in sourcing local cut flowers led me to a report published on the University of Florida's EDIS website, where you can find a wealth of agriculture-related information. While sunflowers, snapdragons and leatherleaf fern all enjoy the attention of farmers in our part of the country, there is room for other cultivars [...]

By | 2012-07-09T16:13:38+00:00 July 9th, 2012|Blog|1 Comment