Why Choose ForemostCo®

Hint: It matters where you source your starter material. We know you have options when it comes to sourcing starter material; options that lead to choices which ultimately lead to the beautification of homes and offices throughout the world. We are keenly aware that the products we source can inspire with a splash of color and a dash of green. To that end, we will always seek to provide the very best starter material available.

Perfection is the ever elusive goal that we all reach for but can never attain. We live in the real world and our claims must be based in the real world. That is why our promise to you is that while we strive for perfection, we guarantee to you that we will provide “Consistent Quality and Exceptional Service®. This is not just a catch phrase but a cornerstone of who we are as a family of companies.


We’re Gonna Need a Bigger Greenhouse!

If you relate the insatiable demand for foliage by consumers to the shark in “Jaws,” then the piddly boat Brody, Quint and Hooper were on could be analogous to our industry. Consumers in North America are ravenous for more and more interesting plants while we’re all pushing as hard as [...]

Why Succulents Are Trending in the Garden Again

by Chris Rocheleau, ForemostCo®, Inc. Succulents were a popular category among consumers throughout the 2010s, but by around 2017, things started to taper off a little bit. As an industry, we were producing too many similar items. The end user might want blue echeveria, and we were offering them 30 [...]

Let’s Talk Chlorophytum

by Andrew Britten, ForemostCo®, Inc. Chlorophytum comosum, or spider plants, have been a foliage staple in our industry for as long as I have been alive, and much beyond that as well (I am trying very hard not to identify as young or old). They are a perennial flowering tropical [...]

8 Surprising Health Benefits of Gardening

Planting flowers and vegetables can reap bountiful bouquets and delicious harvests for your dining table. But did you know gardening also can do wonders for your well-being? Here are eight surprising health benefits of gardening. 1. Gardening can build self-esteem. Maybe you don’t think you were born with a green [...]

Let’s Talk Pandemic & Horticulture

By Andrew Britten, ForemostCo®, Inc. As I sit here and write this, I am now into day 73 of my Safer at Home crusade. It is not because I had/have the virus, but because I had five levels of my spine fused together in my neck. To say the least, [...]

Peer-to-Peer Grower Advice on Coming Out of Spring Stronger Than Ever

by Chris Rocheleau, ForemostCo®, Inc. The horticulture industry is made up of hard working, innovative, and durable people. People who have dealt with changes in markets over time, increased restrictions on labor laws, tightening regulations on pesticide usage, gas price/shipping cost increases, devastating storms, cold/wet springs, diseases that have removed [...]

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