Garden Center Editorial Calendar

January

Hard Goods

Plastic pots

Green Goods

Annuals, Edibles

Dècor/Gifts

Miniature & fairy gardening, Holiday décor

Products

Tools, carts & equipment

Supplement

Spring Profit Centers

Close Date

12/15/17

Materials Due

12/22/17


February

Hard Goods

Spring Survival Guide

Green Goods

Spring Survival Guide

Dècor/Gifts

Spring Survival Guide

Products

Spring Survival Guide

Supplement

GCP&S

Close Date

1/15/18

Materials Due

1/22/18


March

Hard Goods

Patio furniture

Green Goods

Ornamental grasses, Branded plants

Dècor/Gifts

Wind chimes

Products

Birding

Supplement

New Product Introductions / Spring Trials Special Section

Close Date

2/15/18

Materials Due

2/22/18


April

Hard Goods

Fire pits/grills

Green Goods

Perennials, Roses

Dècor/Gifts

Pottery & containers

Products

Watering tools & accessories

Supplement

Trade Show Guide

Close Date

3/15/18

Materials Due

3/22/18


May

Hard Goods

Software

Green Goods

Trees/shrubs

Dècor/Gifts

Garden ornaments

Products

Control Products

Supplement

Miniature/Fairy Gardening Report/Social Media Report

Close Date

4/13/18

Materials Due

4/20/18


June

Hard Goods

Water features

Green Goods

Fall plants

Dècor/Gifts

Gardener gear

Products

Growing media & soil amendments

Supplement

Increasing Profits Supplement / GCP&S

Close Date

5/15/18

Materials Due

5/22/18


July

Hard Goods

Fertilizers/growth products, Statuary

Green Goods

Poinsettias/holiday plants

Dècor/Gifts

Animal-themed décor

Products

Hydroponics

Supplement

Grower-Retailer Report

Close Date

6/15/18

Materials Due

6/22/18


August

Hard Goods

Urban gardening, Signs, labels & tags

Green Goods

Seeds, Bulbs

Dècor/Gifts

Fountains

Products

Organics

Supplement

Ask the Experts

Close Date

7/13/18

Materials Due

7/20/18


September

Hard Goods

Top 100 Independent Garden Centers

Green Goods

Top 100 Independent Garden Centers

Dècor/Gifts

Top 100 Independent Garden Centers

Products

Top 100 Independent Garden Centers

Supplement

Top 100 Independent Garden Centers

Close Date

8/15/18

Materials Due

8/22/18


October

Hard Goods

Plant care products

Green Goods

Natives, succulents & drought-tolerant plants

Dècor/Gifts

Bird feeders & houses

Products

Plant stakes/supports

Supplement

GCP&S

Close Date

9/14/18

Materials Due

9/21/18


November

Hard Goods

State of the Industry

Green Goods

State of the Industry

Dècor/Gifts

State of the Industry

Products

State of the Industry

Supplement

State of the Industry

Close Date

10/16/18

Materials Due

10/23/18


December

Hard Goods

Water gardening,Bulk/bagged goods

Green Goods

Veggies, herb starts & seeds, Container plants & combinations

Dècor/Gifts

Indoor decor, Made in the USA

Products

Indoor growing supplies

Supplement

Variety guide/GCP&S

Close Date

11/15/18

Materials Due

11/20/18

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