Diane Blazek has a truly unique perspective in the gardening world. She works behind the scenes with top movers and shakers in bedding plants, annuals and edibles. At All American Selections and National Garden Bureau she has direct connections to both flower and vegetable breeders and commercial growers.
Diane and I discuss the future of drought-tolerant gardens, strange sightings on the green house circuit, and a plethora of gardening gossip including flower popularity. NGB sponsors the annual American Garden Award where you can vote for your favourite flower!
In This Episode You Will Discover:
- the next major trend in gardening
- why herbs are a gateway plant for many gardeners
- how a small breeder signed a major contract thanks to a nod in a contest
- 2 hot new plants: Cajun Bell Pepper and Santa Cruz Sunset
- have you heard of the “DigiPlexus” yet?
- Attention Garden Lovers! Get a free online flower catalog and 10% off your first order of bulbs at Blooming Bulbs. Click here to enjoy beautiful flowers for less.
- Don’t Panic, it’s Organic! Are you a serious student of organic gardening? CLICK HERE for one of my favorite resources loaded with tips for building your own organic garden.
- How healthy are you really? Take the test at http://NutritionWeCanTrust.com
All America Selections: http://all-americaselections.org/
National Garden Bureau: http://ngb.org/
American Garden Award: http://americangardenaward.com/
Proven Winners: http://provenwinners.com
Watch the Podcast Interview Here: