As a gardener, I usually stick with tried and true garden products and landscaping plants. As a writer of garden topics, I like looking at what other people are doing. So each year, I research landscaping and garden trends to see what is popular. In doing so, I find many different predictions. Here’s why.
Many people seek information about the garden industry. Growers want to know the trends to determine what and how much to have ready for garden centers. Garden centers want to know current garden trends to plan purchasing. Writers of garden topics for newspaper, magazines or online outlets want to know about garden trends to share with the public.
No matter who is looking for information, they may contact different sources to compile garden trend reports. Because garden trends in
Arizona are not going to be the same as garden trends in , when you are seeking information, look for reports generated regionally. The sources of that information may come from any or all of the following. Maine
Garden center product sales reports
The results of mailed or internet-based surveys conducted by garden centers or producers of garden magazines also provide a source of information to show current buying trends.