TITLE

Garden of Earthly Delights

AUTHOR(S)
Ruiz, Rebecca
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;5/25/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 9, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the life and passion of horticulturist Dan Heims who owns the company, Terra Nova Nurseries Inc., in Canby, Oregon. It states that Heims focuses on the Brunnera plant which is an ideal variegation, and is looking for signs of a distinctive mutation that could make his company a lot of money. It mentions that Heims is known for exploiting a mutation in the Heuchera, a plant with rosette-shaped leaves and delicate flowers native to North American gardens.
ACCESSION #
41676110

 

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