Southern Living Plant Collection Loropetalums are “Tough as Nails” in Texas
A fresh look at a flowery beauty
The Southern Living Plant Collection, an extraordinary group of new shrubs and perennials, is arriving at garden centers across America. Buddy Lee, a friend and talented plant breeder, is the driving force behind this exciting group of plants.
New Flowers for the South
Selected for success, these sun-loving blooms will look great right through fall no matter how hot or humid the weather gets this year.
Southern Living Plant Collection Adds New Growers
Plant Development Services Inc. (PDSI), in conjunction with Southern Living magazine, recently added seven new wholesale growers to the Southern Living Plant Collection's licensed grower group. Since spring 2008, the Southern Living Plant Collection has provided Southern consumers with innovative new plants designed to excel in gardens plagued by the South's unique landscape challenges.
New Plants For the New Year
The New Year is a great time to think about interesting plants for your garden. For gardeners, it is a wonderful time to think about adding some new life to our outdoor spaces.
Southern Living Plant Collection Grows Larger
The Southern Living Plant Collection was first introduced last spring, and Plant Development Services Incorporated (PDSI) and Southern Living recently unveiled new shrubs, bulbs and annuals for spring 2009. New plants in the collection, like the 2008 introductions, are still designed to solve specific challenges in the landscape.
PDSI Names New Director of Plant Innovations
LOXLEY, Ala. March 9, 2007- Plant Development Services Inc. (PDSI) today named Robert E. Buddy Lee as Director of Plant Innovations. Lee is an internationally known plant breeder and the creator of Encore Azalea. He is one of the most respected plant breeders and horticulturalists in North America, with over 30 years experience in nursery management, breeding, propagation and new plant development.
Southern Living® and PDSI will Partner in Exclusive Live Goods Licensing Deal
Loxley, AL - Southern Living magazine and Alabama-based Plant Development Services, Inc. (PDSI) have entered into an exclusive Live Goods Licensing Agreement to develop and market a collection of plants throughout the United States and Canada. This collection will be marketed exclusively under the Southern Living brand.