American Nurseryman Magazine - Horticulture Magazine and Horticulture Books - September 2013


  • Out of the Shadows
    It's a common misconception that shaded gardens can't support ornamental grasses. Several selections thrive in shade and help bring that often-overlooked space to life.
    By Zika Wolfe
  • A Brave New Campaign
    Developed by the Arizona Nursery Association and adopted by partners across the country, the Plant Something! marketing program has built momentum by starting from the ground up.
    By Sally Benson
  • Why Names Matter
    Using appropriate plant names isn't being pedantic, it's being accurate. If you know your nomenclature, you can more accurately diagnose problems and find the right solutions.
    By Jim Chatfield, Joe Boggs, Pam Bennett and Maria Zampini
  • Today's Tractors
    Small, versatile tractors are the go-to vehicle for growing and landscape operations. Check out some of the hottest picks on the market today.