Volume 21 Number 2 Spring 2009

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From the President
Dave Dowling

What’s in a Name
John Friel

Culture Profile  Production of Tulips as Cut Flowers
Stanton Gill, Chuck Schuster, Richard Anacker,
Shannon Wadkins, and Suzanne Klick

A New Look at Flower Fragrance
David G. Clark

Small Things Considered  Considering Supermarkets?
Gay Smith

Cornell-copia  Petal Drop in Sunflowers: Varietal Differences
Suiyigheh Joyous Tata and Chris H. Wien

Grower Grant Research Results  Ornamental Grasses for the Cut Flower Trade
Erin Benzakein

IPM Update  Marmorated Stink Bugs – Increasing in Many States
Stanton Gill

Research Update
Nitrogen Uptake from Foliar-sprayed Urea on Hydrangeas
IPM in High Tunnels
Producing Cut Flower in High Tunnels
New Introduction: ‘Mimi’ Sweet Pea
Megan Bame

Grower Profile  Josie Crowson, Josie’s Fresh Flowers, Nacogdoches, Texas
Megan Bame

Back to Basics  2009: Year of the Recovery?
Charlie Hall

Regional Reports
Polly Hutchison
Andrea Gagnon
Susan Wright
Quinton Tschetter
South and Central
Josie Crowson
Brenda Smith
Jeriann Sabin


From the Director
Judy M. Laushman