Melanie is a plant enthusiast and expert contributor at and Melanie's experience in internet marketing, business management, and horticulture allows her to bring a unique perspective to the community. Melanie received a Bachelor's degree in Organizational Leadership from Purdue University and is the Marketing Director at NewPro Containers.

15 Smartphone Photography Tips to Instan...

Sales growth can be directly linked to marketing that utilizes high-quality photography. Photographs help potential clients visualize how your pr[...]  » Read More

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Why Moss Walls [Infographic]

Moss walls are more than just a fad. Experts say this plant design movement is here to stay. The infographic below shows just why moss walls are [...]  » Read More

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7 Horrifying Plants that will Add a Chil...

In the spirit of Halloween, we’ve compiled a list of some of the most horrifying plants that lurk in nature. WARNING: the following post c[...]  » Read More

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5 Things You Don’t Want to Miss at...

This year’s Tropical Plant Industry Exhibition (TPIE) is fast approaching. Scheduled to take place January 20-22 in Fort Lauderdale, Florid[...]  » Read More

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Increasing Sales with High Quality Produ...

With an estimate that one trillion photos will be taken in 2015, I think it is safe to say that we, as a society, are visual beings. Due to smart[...]  » Read More

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The Plantscaper’s Playlist: 12 Moo...

The interiorscape industry has been abuzz with talks of biophilic design and the inherent bond between humans and nature. We are continually advo[...]  » Read More

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