Plug & Liner Special Programs
|Throughout the year Harris Seeds offers many specialty plug & liner programs. You will not find these popular programs in our Plug & Liner Catalog, as they fall into a different sales season. Check back often, as new programs are added throughout the year.|
51 Strip Vegetable Plugs From Raker |
We’ve selected the best of the best in today’s vegetable varieties that are high yielding, disease resistant plants, and are perfect for planting directly in the field or potting up for bedding plant sales. This season, you’ll find 24 of our very best tomato, pepper, and eggplant varieties available in convenient 51-cell strip trays. Due to high demand, this year we’ve added broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower, and grafted tomatoes to this popular program! Grown by C. Raker & Sons, a nationally recognized grower, the 51 strip tray program offers an ideal way for small to mid-size growers to raise several varieties without purchasing hundreds of any one variety. Cell size is 1.5” deep x 1.19” diameter, large enough to plant directly into pots, containers, or the field after hardening off. All 27 varieties are highlighted along with ordering details on the order form found below.
Resources: Download order form, Watch "The Motivation and Benefits of Grafting" video from Cornell Cooperative Extension.
Proven Winners® National Combo – Try It, You’ll Love It!
Each year, after a season of trialing to find the best looking and performing combination planting, the Proven Winners® group markets a 3 variety, consumer-selected combo that is promoted heavily in a number of gardening magazines. Give the 2014 Proven Winners National Combo a go this season and see your customers walk off with these beauties in the spring! Strawberry Kiss, a blend of Superbells® Pink calibrachoa, Supertunia® Mini Appleblossom petunia, and Superbena® Royal Whitecap verbena, will offer your customers a planter of beauty and resilience all summer long. Grown by Four Star Greenhouse and Pleasant View Gardens, the varieties come in different trays sizes per supplier as noted on order from.
Resources: Download order form.
Sales Success with SunPatiens and SuperCal's!
Grow your way to sales success with two annual series that are gaining in popularity each year. SunPatiens, a sun-loving New Guinea Impatiens series, love to perform, especially in full sun! The remarkably versatile plants perform powerfully in a wide range of conditions: full sun, partial shade, rain, and fog. Their robust root system establishes itself more quickly and deeply, giving SunPatiens varieties a resilience that other New Guinea's lack. Petchoa SuperCal's are gaining market momentum as growers and gardeners alike witness their high impact performance over a myriad of climatic conditions. SuperCal's combine the best traits of Petunia and Calibrachoa, bringing the consumer clean, fully floriferous plants in an attractive range of colors.
Resources: Catalog Feature Page, SuperCal Sell Sheet, SunPatiens Sell Sheet, Ornamentals Blog
Poinsettia Liners from Raker (no longer available for 2013)
• Choose from over 100 varieties from the world's top Poinsettia breeders, like Ecke, Selecta, and Syngenta.
• Find a wide selection of color choices, along with exotic and novelty varieties.
• 25 cell strip trays allow you to grow a large selection of different colors or try out some varieties that are new to you.
• Low minimums allow growers who are new to Poinsettia production to get started economically.
Resources: View Raker's Color Poinsettia Catalog.
Fall Liners (Mums & Asters) from Raker(no longer available for 2013)
• Choose from over 220 varieties of Fall Mums and Asters.
• Find the “Best of the Best” in today’s breeding, including top notch Syngenta® and GroLink® varieties.
• Available as either pinched or un-pinched liners!
• Stellar bud count, color, habit and vigor means superior performance for growers, retailers, and gardeners.
• Easy-to-grow new multi liners now available!
• GroLink Belgian Mums® produce abundant flowers on ball-shaped plants, are extremely durable and ship easily.
Download order form.