Thursday, May 28, 2015

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20 bright ideas from 20 IGCs

By Garden Center

To celebrate Garden Center’s 20th anniversary, we scoured the country to find inspirational independent garden centers with active social media pages, strong websites, creative workshops, lively festivities and more. Browse this section for ideas for your own store. More

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Proud Mari marigold

Proud Mari is an F1 hybrid African Marigold with thick flower stems. Available in three colors, Proud Mari provides excellent landscape performance... More

Dragon’s Breath celosia

Dragon's Breath, an extra-large, late flowering celosia, produces an abundance of vibrant red foliage that is perfect in mixed containers and fall... More

Alyssum ‘North Face’

North Face is a new tetraploid Alyssum with large, pure white flowers on a well branched and compact habit. The well-structured plant is ideal for... More

New Guinea Impatiens Sun Harmony White

New Guinea Impatiens Sun Harmony White features large bright white flowers against contrasting lively green leaves. Blooms continuously &... More

Coleus Globetrotter Series

This series’ unique globe-shaped habit remains tight and upright throughout the season. They can be used as a border plant or in combination... More

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