Description: For the last 5 years, lavender sales have been increasing in all markets by solid double digits and all levels of the supply chain are missing a great opportunity for selling a high-margin crop. A large part of this increase in lavender sales was caused by specific branded cultivars that presented major improvements; the biggest shift being that these new options are incredibly grower-friendly - a term never before associated with this crop. Still, it remains a challenging crop at many stages. In this session, learn tips, tricks, and techniques from one of the premier lavender growers in North America. You'll learn what to do, what NOT to do, and what you should be offering to ensure success and profit from unrooted cuttings to final placement in the landscape.
Level: Fundamental Type: Growing
Peace Tree Farm ... How We Grow Matters. Plants You'd Buy for Yourself --- Herbs, Begonias, and Cutting Edge Plants for the Exceptional Retailer. Superior plants and genetics, state-of-the-art greenhouses and environmentally-friendly sustainable techniques enable us to provide superb quality plants to fine independent garden centers, botanical gardens and museums, and all enthusiastic gardeners. Peace Tree Farm is a Certified Organic greenhouse company located in the countryside of Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Peace Tree Farm encompases an acre of greenhouses on a historic 25-acre farm. It was named 'Peace Tree Farm' inspired by the Native American word "tohickon", which means "peace tree". We have specialized in propagating and growing unique, unusual, and collectible plants for discerning customers since 1983!
Address: 295 Park Drive West Kintnersville, PA 18930 Email: Lloyd@peacetreefarm.com Contact: Phone: (610) 847-8152 FAX: (610) 847-5287