April 2023
Space deadline: 2/23/2023 | Materials deadline: 3/2/2023

April 2023

Editorial Topics

  • April is Kids Garden Month / Attracting New Gardeners Year-Round
  • Garden Center Technology/Automation
  • Signs, Displays and Merchandising
  • Management Issues

Product Focus

  • Garden Pharmacy
  • Exterior Design
  • Garden Center Supplies

Special Advertorial Section: Merchandising/Garden Center Supplies

Deadlines

  • Ad Close Date: 2/23/2023
  • Materials Due: 3/2/2023

May 2023

Editorial Topics

  • Beyond Brick-and-Mortar Sales
  • Partnering with Local Businesses
  • Exploring Floral/Dried Botanicals
  • Business Insight

Product Focus

  • Garden Accents and Décor
  • Birding & Wildlife

Special Advertorial Section: Organics in the Garden Center

Deadlines

  • Ad Close Date: 3/22/2023
  • Materials Due: 3/29/2023

June 2023

Editorial Topics

  • June is Pollinators, Perennials Month
  • Cultivate’23 Preview
  • Planning for the Fall Season
  • Retail Ideas from California Spring Trials
  • Staff Hiring/Training

Product Focus

  • Garden Gifts
  • Pots & Planters
  • Exterior Design
  • Cultivate’23 Booth Previews

Special Advertorial Section: Garden Gifts

Bonus Distribution

  • Dallas Total Home & Gift Market
  • National Lawn & Garden Show

Deadlines

  • Ad Close Date: 4/21/2023
  • Materials Due: 4/28/2023

July 2023

Editorial Topics

  • Holiday Ideas for Your Garden Center
  • Spring Garden Center Tour Recap
  • New Varieties from California Spring Trials
  • Management Issues
  • The Garden Center Show Preview

Product Focus

  • Garden Accents and Décor
  • Plant Materials/Green Goods
  • Birding
  • The Garden Center Show Booth Previews

Bonus Distribution

  • Cultivate’23
  • Atlanta Market

Deadlines

  • Ad Close Date: 5/19/2023
  • Materials Due: 5/26/2023

August 2023

Editorial Topics

  • Garden Center Events and Promotions
  • Garden Center Gifts
  • Tips for Merchandising
  • Maximizing Your POS System
  • Successful Business Strategies

Product Focus

  • Holiday
  • Miniature Gardening
  • Garden Pharmacy

Special Advertorial Section: Holiday Advertorial Section

Bonus Distribution

  • Farwest Show
  • Griffin Expo
  • The Garden Center Show

Deadlines

  • Ad Close Date: 6/20/2023
  • Materials Due: 6/27/2023

September/October 2023

Editorial Topics

  • Engaging with New and Returning Customers
  • Houseplants/Indoor Gardening
  • Merchandising Ideas
  • The 2023 New Product Visual Purchasing Guide
  • Business Insight

Product Focus

  • Visual Purchasing Guide

Specials: Distributor Show Issue

Bonus Distribution

  • Arett Open House
  • Prince Show
  • BFG Expo Cleveland
  • BFG Expo Reno
  • Griffin Expo
  • The Garden Center Group

Deadlines

  • Ad Close Date: 7/28/2023
  • Materials Due: 8/4/2023

November/December 2023

Editorial Topics

  • Planning for 2024
  • Summer Garden Center Tour Recaps
  • Award-Winning Varieties
  • Management Issues

Product Focus

  • Eco-Friendly
  • Pots & Planters
  • Outdoor Living
  • AmericasMart Product Previews

Deadlines

  • Ad Close Date: 9/28/2023
  • Materials Due: 10/5/2023

November/December 2023