Hummert's 2018 Plants & Cuttings
 

An extensive and colorful compendium of starter plant materials in the form of plugs, cuttings (rooted & unrooted) plus small plants of annuals, perennials, herbs, foliage plants, ferns, geraniums, hibiscus, blooming tropicals, bougainvillea, clematis, grasses, berries and vegetables. Each grower is listed below along with their catalog and an easy to use order form. Minimums apply per grower. When ordering plants and cuttings, quantities are ordered per plant not per tray. Any royalties, boxing, or tag charges are noted for each grower. If they are additional, they will appear as a separate line item on your order. Be sure to note your requested ship date for every order. Contact your sales representative for more information.


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FALL BULBS

 

Stuifbergen
Flowerbulbs & Perennials
 
Stuifbergen Flowerbulb export is a wholesale supplier of quality flowerbulbs and perennials, to garden centers, nurseries, greenhouses and the landscape trade. Located in Lee’s Summit Missouri USA and Noordwijkerhout in the Netherlands. In order to serve our USA customers in the best possible way, we maintain several distribution centers in our sales area.
 

 

ANNUALS

 

Malmborg's Inc - 86A
Annuals & Herbs
 
Malmborg's Inc. has been a leading geranium propagator since 1961. This product mix has expanded over the years to include numerous lines of spring vegetative items, mums & asters; now totaling more than 700 varieties. They continue to expand their product line to provide our customers with the newest and highest quality rooted cuttings available. Their 26 strip trays sold as 25's are perfect for smaller growers that want a variety without having to order large quantities per variety.
 
 
Tags: Tags are included in the price and shipped 1/plant
Royalties: N/A
Shipping Method: FedEx 2nd day air
FOB: Minnesota
Minimums: Minimum order for the Preforma 26 strip is 300 plants. All other tray sizes have a 2 box minimum per order. See ‘PACKAGING’ link below for quantities of plants per box. 
Boxing Charges: There is a winter boxing (Styrofoam lining of box) charge of $4.50 per box (86-ABOX-1) for shipments that ship from week 1 – 13.
Packaging:
Preforma 26 strip: Sold as 25. They are shipped in multiples of 100 with a minimum of 300.
 
Kwik Kombos: 17 strip has the same width and length as the above mentioned Preforma 26 strip. These strips can be combined in packaging with the Preforma 26 strip.
Box Size: 23”L x 18”W x 14”H
Weight: 25 pounds
 
Ellepot 18 and 24 strips are shipped in multiples of 4 strips. These CANNOT be combined in the boxes with the Preforma 26 strip or the Kwik Kombo 17 strip.
Box Size: 26”L x 24”W x 10”H
Weight: 28 pounds
*Assorted Trays of 78 are true size flats and ship two per box. One tray can be combined with two 18/24 strips to fill box.

 


 

Millstadt Young Plants - 85J, 85Z
 
Over the years, Millstadt Young Plants has continued to expand from the once small Heimos Greenhouses they have bloomed into the parent company of Millstadt Greenhouses, Millstadt Young Plants, and numerous retail outlets. After 63 years, the company encompasses over 2 million square feet in production space. Their Millstadt facility was built in 2001.
 
 
Ship dates:
Geraniums: 104 sold as a 100, 52 sold as a 50;   Year round
New Guinea IMP: 102 sold as a 100; Delivery weeks 40 - 20
Vegetative Liners: 102 sold as 100; Delivery weeks 40 - 30
Kwik Kombos & Trixi Multi-Liner: 50 Sold as 50; Delivery weeks 40 - 30
Vinca Major, Asparagus Fern, Draceana: 102 Sold as a 100: Delivery weeks 1-12
Natural Off Plants: 102 (Coleus) & 104 (Moskito) Sold as 100; Delivery weeks 1-52
Tags: Included unless specified “NO TAGS”. Cost is $.05 per tag. Minimums & multiples are 50 tags/variety. All tags are shipped from Master Tag, except Natural Off Plants. Please note on orders tag multiple or ratio.  Can order by line item. (85-JTAG) (This option is used when multiple liners are plants in one pot requiring only one tag)
Royalties: Included within product price
Shipping Method: FedEx at customer’s risk. Customer pick up in Millstadt or grower truck within Midwest region.
FOB: Millstadt, IL
Minimums: 1 case    
Packaging:
FedEx shipments: $8.00/case (85-JBOX)
Pick up Customers: Tubes around Plants $1.00/tray (85-JPAK)
Description Dimensions Configuration
Geraniums 4 trays (102) 30” x 22” x 15" 2 x 2
Geraniums 2 trays (102) 22” x 16” x 15" 2 x 1
Vegetative 6 trays (102 or 50) & NGI (102) 24” x 22” x 13" 2 x 3
Vegetative 2 trays (102 or 50) & NGI (102) 25” x 22” x 5” 2 x 1

Claims: Customer must note visible damage when signing for receipt. Claims are to be submitted within 48 hours of product receipt, along with pictures
Early Order Discount: An early order discount (EOD) will be applied to all orders received on or before September 30, 2017. Mums are excluded from EOD

 


 

Pleasant View Growers (PVG) - 85N
Annuals, Perennials, Grasses, & Herbs
 
For PVG it’s about providing the most flexible choice of liner solutions. Their extensive liner programs cover every situation and budget. They offer the most popular varieties and the best color combinations all backed by the Proven Winners brand--the most recognized brand in the nation today. Nothing sells faster than Proven Winners.
 
 
Early order pricing available on all orders submitted before November 1, 2017. Liner orders received before the end of day on November 1st will receive the 2% discount.
 
Tags: Ship automatically at no extra charge
Royalties: Additional when applicable. See price list for more information. (85-NROY-1)
Shipping Method: All orders shipped FedEx Next day air (200+ tray shipping discounts available; call for more information)
FOB: New Hampshire
Minimums: Order 1 case
Notes: Proven Package: Proven Winners® Perennials 1 Gallon is the new default container size All Proven Winners® perennial plants will automatically be shipped with 1 Gallon Premium Proven Winners® branded containers unless specified differently at time of order. Additional sizes are available. See Branded Container program on page 270 & 271 for more details.

 


 

Sunbelt - 86B
Annuals, Herbs, & Vegetables
 
Wenke Greenhouses has been a part of the horticulture industry since 1942. They have grown to encompass more than 50 acres and are devoted to providing the best plant material in the industry. In addition to quality, assortment, reliability and exceptional customer service, they offer top quality plant genetics from Syngenta Flowers, Suntory, Selecta, Danziger, Agribio and more.  Wenke is among the nation's Top 25 producers of bedding plants.
 
 
Tags: Shipped automatically and additional (see individual price/plant) (86-BTAG-1)
Royalties: Included in the price
Shipping Method: FedEx 2nd Day air
FOB: Georgia
Minimums: 1 box – see packaging information below for each tray size
Boxing Charges:  $9.50 boxing charge/box (86-BBOX-1); $5 heat pack/box (86-BHPK-1)
Packaging:

Plug Trays

Tray Size Cutting Per Tray Plants Per Box Trays Per Box Available Dates
128 Plug 128 512 4 09/01/16 - 07/24/17
 
Rooted Cutting Trays
Tray Size Cuttings Per Tray Plants Per Box Trays Per Box Available Dates
84 Liner 82 328 4 09/01/16 - 07/24/17
72 Liner 72 288 4 09/01/16 - 07/24/17
100 Liner 100 300 3 09/01/16 - 07/24/17
50 Tray 50 200 4 09/01/16 - 07/24/17
51 Split Liner 50 400 8 09/01/16 - 07/24/17

 


 

Wenke - 86B
Annuals, Herbs, & Vegetables
 
Wenke Greenhouses has been a part of the horticulture industry since 1942. They have grown to encompass more than 50 acres and are devoted to providing the best plant material in the industry. In addition to quality, assortment, reliability and exceptional customer service, they offer top quality plant genetics from Syngenta Flowers, Suntory, Selecta, Danziger, Agribio and more.  Wenke is among the nation's Top 25 producers of bedding plants.
 
 
Tags: Shipped automatically and additional (see individual price/plant) (86-BTAG-1)
Royalties: Included in the price
Shipping Method: FedEx 2nd Day air
FOB: Michigan
Minimums: 1 box – see packaging information below for each tray size
Boxing Charges:  $9.50 boxing charge/box (86-BBOX-1); $5 heat pack/box (86-BHPK-1)
Packaging:
Plug Trays
Tray Size Plugs Per Tray Plants Per  Box Trays Per Box Available Dates
512 Tray 425 2125 4 10/02/16 - 12/17/16
288 Tray 280 1400 5 9/26/16 - 7/24/17
288 Tray 260 1300 5 9/26/16 - 7/24/17
128 Elle 128 512 4 9/26/16 - 7/24/17
128 Tray 128 512 4 9/26/16 - 7/24/17
50 Tray 50 200 4 9/26/16 - 7/24/17
 
Rooted Cutting Trays
Tray Size Cutting Per Tray Plants per Box Trays Per Box Available Dates
72 Liner 72 288 4 9/26/16 - 7/24/17
100 Liner 100 300 3 9/26/16 - 7/24/17
84 Liner 84 336 4 9/26/16 - 7/24/17
4" 10 pk 10 20 2 12/5/2016 - 03/25/17
72 Elle 72 288 4 9/26/16 - 7/24/17
51 Split Liner 50 400 8 9/26/16 - 7/24/17
50 tray  50 150 3 9/26/16 - 7/24/17
 

 


 

Fahr Greenhouse - 86R
Annuals & Herbs
 
Fahr is a family owned company that has been in business since 1950. They have 75,000 square foot of greenhouses and approximately 3 acres of outdoor production. Rooted annual cuttings are available in 26, 36, and 105 cell trays and are shipped from a central location in the Midwest.
 
 
Tags: Additional and must order. $0.08 each (86-RTAG-1)
Royalties: Included in the price
Shipping Method: FedEx Ground (states local to MO – flat box rate of $18-$20)
FOB: Missouri
Minimums: 1 box – see packaging information below for each tray size
Boxing Charges:  $2.00/box (86-RBOX-1)
Packaging:
 
Tray Size
Trays/Box
26 cell
6
36 cell
2
105 cell
2

 

 

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PERENNIALS

 

AG3 - 85D
Tropicals, Perennials, Ferns, Hosta, & Carnivorous
 
AG 3, Inc. is a liner producer specializing in tissue culture production. Their facility offers continuous availability on hard to find and new plant varieties. They strive to meet the needs of customers by offering diverse selections and providing a research and development program to ensure you only receive top quality plant materials.
 
 
Tags: (85-DTAG-1)
Royalties: Additional when applicable. See price list for more information. (85-DROY-1)
Shipping Method: FedEx
FOB: Florida
Minimums: 2 trays
Boxing Charges: $3.50/2 tray box or $5.50 for winter pack box (85-DBOX-1); $7.00 4-6 tray count box or $9.50 for winter pack box
Split Tray Fee: Partial trays and bare-root fees are $18.00 per tray. Partial trays are limited to two varieties. (85-DSPL-1)

 


 

Casa Flora - 85B
Ferns, Selaginella, & Perennials
 
Casa Flora, Inc. is a world-leading producer of ferns and heuchera based in Dallas, Texas, with additional facilities in Florida and China. They offer a full range of product sizes to meet the varying needs of our customers. From small 288 liners for our specialist customers, to our standard 72-cell, to pre-finished 4” pots that quickly close the cycle for our smaller customers, we have a liner tailored to your requirements. They aim to be “Your One Stop Fern Source” for tropical and hardy ferns.
 
 
Tags: Additional at $0.16 each (85-BTAG-1)
Royalties: Additional where applicable. See price list for more information. (85-BROY-1)
Shipping Method: FedEx, USPS, or UPS
FOB: Texas or Florida
Minimums: 1 box – full boxes only see boxing information below.
Boxing Charges: (85-BBOX-1)
$8.50 additional for winter boxing
 
Size Trays/Box Total # of Plants Boxing Charge
288 6 1728 $6.90
72 4 288 $6.40
40 3 120 $6.40
4 2 30 $6.40

 


 

Emerald Coast Growers (ECG) - 86M
Perennials, Herbs, Grasses, & Hostas
 
Founded in 1991, Emerald Coast Growers rapidly became a frontrunner in propagating ornamental grasses. While maintaining that leadership, they have also established themselves as a respected liner producer of perennials and specialty annuals.
 
 
Tags: Tags are additional and must be ordered at $0.13 each (86-MTAG-1)
Royalties: Additional when applicable. See price list for more information. (86-MROY-1)
Shipping Method: FedEx or UPS
FOB: Florida or  Pennsylvania
Minimums: 1 tray
Boxing Charges: $2.25 boxing charge/tray or winter insulation boxing charge of $3.50/tray (86-MBOX-1)

 

 

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SPECIALTY

 

Agri-Starts - 85P
Tropicals, Blueberries, Blackberries, & Raspberries
 
Since their humble beginnings in 1984, their family mission has been for Agri-Starts to be the world's leading and most reliable supplier of plant tissue culture starter plants and services. Their tissue culture laboratories have the ability to produce millions of contaminant-free elite plants for all types of markets. The key benefits of tissue culture are consistent quality, juvenile vigor, superior branching, and true to type plants at a rapid pace.
 
 
Tags: Additional and must order. Option of color picture tags or stick tags. See price sheet for more information. (85-PTAG-1)
Royalties: N/A
Shipping Method: UPS or FedEx
FOB: Florida
Minimums: 2 trays (144 plants)
Boxing Charges: $4.00/2 tray box or $7.25/4 tray box. Heat pack option for both box sizes at an additional charge. (85-PBOX-1)
Split Tray Fee: $18 split tray fee is available. 2 varieties (36 plants)/tray. (85-PSPL-1)
Check here for availability.

 


 

Donahue's Clematis - 85F
 
Donahue's Clematis are the #1 Clematis propagators. They offer over 130 varieties total that are available in 2.5” and 3.5” liners or 1 gallon finished sizes. The 2.5” liners are well rooted 1 year old plants that are ideal for finishing in 1 gallon pots. The 3.5” liners are well rooted 2 year old plants that will finish a 1 gallon pot more quickly and can be used in larger containers. Each liner is shipped with a color picture label and bamboo stake. The finished clematis are grown in a 1 gallon bright violet container, lock-on trellis, and a jumbo portrait label and ready for your retail store. Collections of assorted varieties are also available.
 
 
Tags: Shipped automatically at no charge; Jumbo tags available at additional charge.
Royalties: N/A
Shipping Method: UPS ground
FOB: Minnesota
Minimums: 1 case - see packaging information below.
Packaging:

 
Size Total Plants Packaged/Tray Trays/Case
50 150 - 3
70 140 - 2
2.5" 50 (5/variety) 25 2
3.5" 32 (4/variety) 16 2
#1 175 (5/variety) - 1 plt

Boxing Charges: $3.00 boxing charge per 100 clematis for 2.5” & 3.5” liners (85-FBOX-1)
Case dimensions: 27”L x 14”W x 9”H; 21-26lbs
All Orders for 2.5” and 3.5” clematis liners of Sweet Summer Love require a Proven Winners pot and label and will be shipped with the liners automatically.  Cost for pot and label is $.75 per liner of Sweet Summer Love.  Gallon pots of Sweet Summer Love will be grown in the Proven Winners pot not the purple pot

 


 

Sun-Fire Nurseries - 85H
Bougainvillea, Mandevillia, Ipomea, & Hibiscus
 
Sun-Fire Nurseries provides Mandevilla, Bougainvillea, and Hisbiscus liners. They are a family owned business with roots deeply imbedded in the production of ornamentals. They offer a wide selection of tropical liners, and are continually adding to their product line.
 
Catalog  |  Price List  |  Availability
 
Tags: Shipped automatically but additional (85-HTAG-1)
Royalties: Additional when applicable. See price list for more information. (85-HROY-1)
Shipping Method: Fedex
FOB: Florida
Minimums: 1 box; see boxing information below.
Boxing Charges: (85-HBOX-1)
Heat packs for winter boxing $1.75 each
 
Tray Size
Trays/Box
Boxing Charge
Winter Boxing Charge
21 cell tray
2
$6.00
$10.00
AFTER 1/1/17
21 cell tray
4 $6.00 $10.00
50 & 72 cell trays
3
$6.00
$10.50

Marketing: Additional per plant. See price list for more information. (85-HMKT-1)

 


 

Bates Sons & Daughters
Caladium
 
Bates Sons & Daughters, Inc. has been a family owned and operated caladium business for over 65 years. They pride themselves on high quality caladium bulbs and selections of varieties offered. All of their caladium bulbs are hand-graded and hand-counted.
 
 
Tags: n/a
Royalties: n/a
Shipping Method: UPS
FOB: Florida
Minimums: 1 case
Boxing Charges: n/a
 
Bulbs Sizes
#2 (1.0" - 1.5")
#1 (1.5" - 2.5")
Jumbo (2.5" - 3.5")
Mammoth (3.5" +)

 

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TURF GRASS

 

Todd Valley Farms
Turf Grass
 
Todd Valley Farms provides customers with the newest and best in grass cultivars produced by the latest technology. With over 500 acres of turf grass, over 60,000 square feet in greenhouse production space, and decades of experience in the turf industry, TVF can provide you with the very best in turfgrass plugs. 
 
 
Tags: N/A
Royalties: Included in price.  If propagated after purchase for sale additional fees apply.
Shipping Method: UPS or FedEx Ground
FOB: Mead, NE.  Shipping is conducted all year.  However, grasses shipped outside the planting dates for that zone are subject to damage at the buyers risk.
Minimums: 1 tray (no partial trays)
Shipping & Handling Information: Shipping and Handling costs are 19% of the cost of the trays.  Minimum charge of $14. 
 

 

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