TreeTown USA Team Receives Horticulture Industry Awards and Appointments in 2020
HOUSTON, Tex., Sep. 30, 2020 – TreeTown USA team members received several awards and appointments from respected horticulture industry organizations in 2020.
Introducing Better Boxwood, the First Collection of Scientifically Bred Blight-Resistant Boxwood
Plant Development Services Inc. (Loxley, AL) and Tree Town USA (Houston, TX) partner to introduce Better Boxwood™, the first collection of scientifically bred blight-resistant boxwood in the industry.
Bud Summers Appointed Chief Operating Officer of TreeTown USA
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TreeTown USA CEO Jonathan Saperstein today announced Bud Summers has been promoted to the position of chief operating officer of TreeTown USA.
TreeTown USA Features Exclusive Plants and Trees At The Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show
BALTIMORE, Jan. 8, 2020 – TreeTown USA will feature many of its newest plant and tree introductions from its national plant mix at The Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show opening here today at the Baltimore Convention Center.
TreeTown USA to Showcase Exclusive Plants and Trees for Landscape Architects at ASLA 2019
SAN DIEGO – Nov. 12, 2019 – TreeTown USA will display many of next year’s plant introductions at the 2019 ASLA National Conference and Expo opening here this week at the San Diego Convention Center.
TreeTown USA Features Exclusive Plants and Trees at The Landscape Expo
HOUSTON, Oct. 21, 2019 – TreeTown USA will feature many of its newest plant and tree introductions at The Landscape Expo to be held at the Long Beach Convention Center on October 23-24, 2019.
TreeTown USA to Showcase Plants Inspired by Nature at Winters Nursery Horticultural Encounter and Open House
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TreeTown USA will host an inaugural event at their Winters, California nursery, September 16-27, 2019, marking the first time that the nursery in Winters will be home to their annual Horticultural Encounter® and Open House. The event will feature an educational element, designed to provide garden center retailers and landscape professionals with a deeper understanding of how and where their plants are grown and the techniques used to make them thrive.
Cal Poly Pomona Partners with TreeTown USA for Internships in SoCal Nurseries
Neil Pathak, a plant science senior, examines flowers at a nursery in Fallbrook, Calif.
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TreeTown USA Sponsors UC Davis SmartLandscape Program for Developing Water-Conserving Landscapes
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TreeTown USA today announced it has made a donation to the University of California, Davis’ California Center for Urban Horticulture (CCUH) to help develop water-conserving landscapes under its SmartLandscape Initiative. It is part of the company’s ongoing commitment to support the horticulture industry in providing resource conservation and sustainable urban landscapes,
Tom and David House Inducted into Green Industry Hall of Fame
ORANGE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Village Nurseries, the West Coast Division of TreeTown USA, today announced the father and son team of Tom and David House, who built the company into a preeminent wholesale nursery for landscape professionals, will be among eight industry achievers honored for their contributions to the green industry by the Green Industry Hall of Fame at an awards ceremony and dinner to be held May 4, 2019 at the Proud Bird Event Center, 11022 Aviation Blvd., Los Angeles, CA.
TreeTown USA Acquires Midas Nursery Solutions
HOUSTON, March 26, 2019 -- TreeTown USA announced today it has acquired one of the leading horticulture automation companies, Midas Nursery Solutions of Hillsboro, Oregon for an undisclosed amount.
TreeTown USA New VP Excited About Next Generation of Growers and Consumers
Earlier this month, Greenhouse Grower reported on TreeTown USA bringing on David Kirby as Executive Vice President of TreeTown USA/Village Nurseries/Hines Growers. Kirby will be based at the company’s Western Division headquarters in Orange, CA.
David Kirby Appointed Executive Vice President of TreeTown USA/Village Nurseries/Hines Growers
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TreeTown USA CEO Jonathan Saperstein today announced David Kirby has been appointed to the position of executive vice president of TreeTown USA/Village Nurseries/Hines Growers.
January 22, 2019
Village Nurseries Partners with ASLA to Sponsor Landscape Architect Event at University of California South Coast REC
ORANGE, Calif., Jan. 22, 2019—Village Nurseries, the West Coast division of TreeTown USA, is co-sponsoring a Landscape Architect and Design Group event with the Southern California chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) featuring four guest speakers who will provide attendees with a better understanding on the newest plant and soil requirements for today’s projects.
December 21, 2018
Jonathan Saperstein Named Southern Nursery Association Award Winner
Atlanta, Ga. – The Southern Nursery Association (SNA) has announced the recipients of the 2019 SNA Awards. The awards will be presented at the 120th Annual SNA Business Meeting, scheduled for Jan. 8, 2019, at the Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, Md., during The SNA Conference.
December 18, 2018
University of California South Coast REC Evaluating Village Nurseries Plants for Low Water Use Performance
As California’s five-year drought continues, the need for low-water-use plants becomes increasingly vital for landscape architects and designers. To that end, the University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources (UCANR) Landscape Irrigation Trials is currently evaluating Village Nurseries’ plants for their potential as good performers in low-water-use gardens.
November 26, 2018
TreeTown USA CEO Jonathan Saperstein Named National Finalist for EY Entrepreneur of the Year
HOUSTON, Nov. 26, 2018 – TreeTown USA CEO Jonathan Saperstein has been honored with an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Gulf Coast Area Award, and named a national finalist in the consumer products and retail category, which recognizes dynamic entrepreneurs who are forging a better future through products, services, and jobs that keep the worldwide economy and local communities moving forward.
November 1, 2018
Village Nurseries Showcases New Plant Introductions for Landscape Professionals
Village Nurseries, the West Coast division of TreeTown USA©, today announced its newest plant introductions for 2019 -- many of which are patented or exclusive and not readily available at other wholesale nurseries.
September 26, 2018
TreeTown USA Awarded Patent for New ‘Morning Sun’ Variety of Japanese Blueberry Tree
TreeTown USA has been awarded a patent for a new variety of Japanese Blueberry, ‘Morning Sun’ PP #29,266, that features a strikingly vibrant red-orange flush while reaching heights up to 40 feet as a luxurious shade tree or kept smaller as a sheared and shaped accent plant.
July 25, 2018
TreeTown USA Acquires Hines Division of Color Spot Nurseries
TreeTown USA, in coordination with Wells Fargo’s acquisition of Color Spot Holdings, has announced an agreement to acquire the Hines division of Temecula, Calif.-based Color Spot Nurseries, Inc. for an undisclosed amount. The division has three facilities totaling more than 2,000 acres located in California and Oregon.
June 20, 2018
TreeTown USA Sponsors The Gardens at Texas A&M With 250-Plant Donation Representing 50 Plant Varieties
TreeTown USA has donated more than 250 plants and trees representing over 50 varieties to The Gardens at Texas A&M in College Station as an in-kind sponsor of the university’s first large-scale public teaching garden, joining a national network of high-quality university gardens.
June 15, 2018
TreeTown USA CEO Jonathan Saperstein Announced as Winner of EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Gulf Coast Area Award
EY builds on three decades of honoring entrepreneurs who break the mold in the Gulf Coast Area
May 17, 2018
Village Nurseries to Host Fourth Annual Horticultural Encounter Showcasing Planting Themes for Landscape Professionals
April 3, 2018
TreeTown USA Names Terri Cook Vice President of Human Resources; Village Nurseries Adds Industry Veterans Bud Summers and Tom Foley
March 20, 2018
Three Village Nurseries Landscape Centers Acquired by SiteOne Landscape Supply
February 13, 2018
Forbes - The Tree Manufacturer: Jonathan Saperstein, 30, Is Building A $120 Million Business Growing Trees
December 7, 2017
Nursery Management - Inside the deal
November 8, 2017
Nursery Management - Inside the Village Nurseries Deal (Hort Report Podcast)
September 28, 2017
TreeTown USA To Acquire Village Nurseries
Nursery Management - Follow the Numbers
February 16, 2017
FNGLA - Soaring High: at 29, Jonathan Saperstein is an Industry Heavyweight
October 30, 2016
Masters of Horticulture - Our Assets Go Home at Night – How Jonathan Saperstein is Changing the Green Industry
June 17, 2016
Bill Dellecker - Rejuvenation
October 27, 2015
Press Release: TreeTown USA Acquires MGNF
October 3, 2015
El Campo Leader-News - Glen Flora tree co. helps area top nation in growth
October 1, 2014
Nursery Management - Complete control: Tree Town USA relies on real-time inventory information to manage 5,000 acres of production
October 5, 2011
Masters of Horticulture - TreeTown USA