Plantpeddler Inc.

Begonia Halo

Voting for The Medal of Excellence Award

June 5, 2023

Mike Gooder of Plantpeddler has entered Begonia Halo from Koppe for a …

4.5in Premium Annual

Take a Walk Through the Greenhouse

May 2, 2023

Click on the link below to see the beautiful plants in the …

Grower Success Photo Request 2023

Get out your camera (or your phone) It’s Picture time!!

April 24, 2023

Spring is here and it’s time to capture some images of your …

Senator Grassley & Gooder Family 2023

Senator Chuck Grassley Visits Plantpeddler

April 14, 2023

Cresco, Iowa, USA. On the beautiful Spring sun-filled afternoon of April 11th, …

ISU Hort Red Apple Award 2023

Plantpeddler’s Mike and Rachel Gooder receive 2023 “Iowa State University Outstanding Horticulture Alumni of the Year” award

April 11, 2023

Mike and Rachel Gooder, owners of Plantpeddler Inc, Cresco, IA., received the …

Staff picture in Trial Gardens 2022

Plantpeddler Launches Updated Website

April 6, 2023

Press Release: 04/05/23 For Immediate Release Plantpeddler Launches Updated Website After months …

Beautiful Begonia 10

Spring Season is Upon Us

April 5, 2023

Now that the snow and ice should be a past memory, we …

306 Crazy Petunia, Petunias that come in all kinds of crazy colors.

Maintaining the Clean Chain through Finished Production

March 15, 2023

From breeders, through stock production, to Plantpeddler as your rooted cutting provider, …

Establishing OASIS® Rooted Poinsettia Cuttings

March 15, 2023

At Plantpeddler, we root Poinsettias in OASIS® Growing Media. Oasis is engineered …

Begonia I'Conia Portofino Sunrise. Large peachy double blooms.

Variety Day 2022

January 31, 2023

Plantpeddler hosted Variety Day 2022 on Friday August 5; a day focused …

Accent Liners Available

January 6, 2023

Book now from our “At Once” Availability

Greenhouses full of colorful Poinsettias for people to look at, compare and vote for their favorite one.

Poinsettia Variety Day 2022

December 5, 2022

The Variety Day for Plantpeddler’s annual Poinsettia Trial was well attended by …

Rooted Garden Mum Liner

Mum and Poinsettia Liners

February 22, 2022

Place your orders by March 8th to receive our EOD!

Greenhouses full of colorful Poinsettias for people to look at, compare and pick out their favorite one.

Poinsettia Variety Day 2021

December 6, 2021

Take a look at the top voted Poinsettias.

Tom H, Chuck G, Mike G visit in DC with AM Hort Impact Washington

American Hort Impact ’21

September 22, 2021

Mike Gooder of Plantpeddler Inc and Tom Hughes of Hughes Nursery and …

Variety Day 2021

August 16, 2021

Take a look here for the top 25 winners.

ISO Robots are machines that have an arm and hand that are able to to stick cuttings.

Technology Shaping Culture

July 19, 2021

Greenhouse Technology Video

Poinsettia Variety Day 2020

December 7, 2020

Variety Day was hosted on Thursday, December 3

Up close picture of a red poinsettia with pink flecking.

The Poinsettia

December 3, 2020

History, Care Tips and More

Rooted Poinsettia liner ready to be potted up.

Quality Rooted Liners Mums and Poinsettias

December 1, 2020

You can count on Plantpeddler for premium rooted liners.

Red poinsettias just starting to turn red.

Colors of the Holiday Season

October 8, 2020

Took a walk in the greenhouse…

Red, pink, coral and yellow Florencio Begonia hanging baskets in the trial garden.

New for 2021.

October 5, 2020

Florencio Begonias.

Joni Ernst Visit

September 3, 2020

Greenhouse facility tour and gathering with the staff

People in the trial gardens voting and looking at new varieties.

Variety Day 2020

August 13, 2020

Results from the trial gardens.

Plantpeddler Mourn Loss of Connie Goodman

February 12, 2020

Our most valuable player has left the greenhouse.

Up close picture of bright red Poinsettias in the greenhouse on benches.

Poinsettia Variety Day 2019

December 9, 2019

Top 10 Red and Top 10 White and Assorted Colors

Finkenauer Visit at Plantpeddler

August 9, 2019

U.S. Representative Abigail Finkenauer visited Plantpeddler on July 30.

Variety Day 2019

August 5, 2019

Over 250 to enjoy the beautiful day.

Plantpeddler crew with shovels for ground breaking ceremony.

Howard County Company Starts Big Expansion

June 18, 2019

Major expansion in Cresco Iowa

Red, yellow and orange Asiatic lilies all planted into the same pot for a wow fall color affect.

It’s Asiatic Lily Time

June 25, 2012

We do have our summer crop of Asiatic Lilies now available.