GAINESVILLE, Fla. — See the latest poinsettia varieties evaluated in the National Poinsettia Trials, along with UF IFAS Environmental Horticulture Dept. research including heat delay, controlled environment production, and breeding.
Location: UF Research Greenhouse Complex, 2475 Memorial Road, Gainesville, FL 32611.
|9.00||Registration and greenhouse walk-through|
|9.30||Welcome and introductions|
|9.45 to 11.00||Poinsettia cultivar trials (George Grant, UF)|
|11.00||Research presentations from the UF IFAS Environmental Horticulture Dept.|
|12.00||Lunch BBQ lunch (includes vegetarian options) sponsored by:|
|1.00 to 2.30||Poinsettia pest management recap by Lee Bloomcamp, Syngenta.
Commercial breeder and grower presentations by Beekenkamp, Dummen Orange, Selecta/Ball, Syngenta, and American Farms
Registration is $60 online registration at https://tinyurl.com/2018UFPoinsettia, $70 at the door.
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
There are no plants for sale at the Poinsettia Industry Trials on December 4. The Poinsettia Show and Sale for Master Gardeners and the public will be held on December 6 and 7.
–University of Florida
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