The CoHort Zone

January 18, 2012

UpShoot eNews: Plant Fashionistas

Two new LCN Selections were among the 50 hottest plants in horticulture, rocking the runway in the Sweet Melissa Fashion Show at the National Green Centre Show earlier this month. Weeping Extraordinaire™ cherry tree and Bobbee™ compact bayberry…[MORE]

January 7, 2012

Crabapple’s 10th Anniversary and Fall Planting Advice

Guest Blog Post by: Carol Michel Originally posted on May Dream Gardens Blog, September 7, 2007 Ten years ago I planted this crabapple (Malus ‘Guinivere’) in a bed bordered by the side of the garage, the front porch…[MORE]

December 20, 2011

UpShoot eNews: Riding on Positive Vibes

Thank you so very much for the postive feedback on our debut newsletter last month. I truly appreciate the kind words as well as the constructive criticism. There is always room for improvement – so…[MORE]

November 22, 2011

UpShoot eNews: Horticulture from Root to Leaf

I’m thrilled to announce that Lake County New Plants has evolved into UpShoot™ LLC! My father Jim Zampini and I are passionate about plants and through UpShoot we’re able to help eveyone – from breeders to plantsmen and grower…[MORE]

October 1, 2011

Nursery Insight: A Decade of Change

Prunus Snow Fountains Weeping Cherry

By Maria Zampini September 11, 2001. It is the day in my lifetime that will live in infamy. I happened to be attending the ANLA Legislative Leadership Conference in Washington, D.C., when terrorism struck our…[MORE]