Perennials Extravaganza

Darwin Perennials DayDarwin Perennials organizes Wednesday, June 21 in the Gardens at Ball in West Chicago, Illinois (US) their open house. The company warns everybody that it will not be an ordinary open house. In the invitation the day is called Pennerials Extravaganza. The day offers the possibility to meet with more than 30 perennial suppliers and see their 2018 lineups. Furthermore the new 2018 Darwin Perennials varieties will be presented in all forms. New for 2018 will also be the First-Year-Flowering retail-ready color from Kieft Seed. In the Zone 5 overwintered trial garden commercial comparisons of top-selling varieties can be seen. The latest roses and flowering shrubs from Star Roses and Plants will be one of the highlights of the day too.
Using trial results to increase sales beyond flowering windows
Bob Blew, Vice President of Centerton Nursery will provide answers on the question ‘Why We Grow What We Grow’ and will discus the variety selection by this premier wholesale grower for the IGC market. ‘Creating Shoulder Business from Spring to Fall with Perennials’ is the title of a lecture by Greg Soles. Darwins Perennials Product Representative will show how to use Darwin’s perennial culture trial results to increase sales beyond natural flowering windows.