The winter trade shows are upon us and the J. Berry team looks forward to connecting with you at the following events:
Jim, Jonathan, Tamara and Keith will be in Baltimore January 9-11 for for MANTS. You can catch them on the show floor or visit our grower partners listed below who are also recognizable by their Black Diamond or Hollywood Hibiscus signage and swag at both MANTS and TPIE.
We are proud to announce the following talented individuals who have recently joined J. Berry:
John Wilson is our new Young Plants Division Manager. John brings over 40 years of experience in the horticulture field to J. Berry, from being Operations Manager at one of the early young plant companies, Colorado Cuttings in Lafayette, CO, to being General Manager for Pacific Plug and Liner in Watsonville, CA. John has also held positions as General Manager/Operations Manager for two separate top 100 companies. Most recently John was Corporate Head Grower for Seville Farms here in Texas.
We also welcome Lisa Enochs as our new Account Manager. Lisa was most recently employed at Altman’s Plant Farm for over four years. As such she is well versed in all aspects of the business and we know her experience will serve our customers well.
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J. Berry was founded in 2006 by father and son Jim and Jonathan Berry. Over the past 12 years, J. Berry has expanded by leaps and bounds. In addition to the finished wholesale nursery business, the company now includes both a new Young Plants and a new Genetics Division. All divisions are focused on bringing innovation to the market, and providing infinite possibilities to consumers via superior packaging and marketing of plants that exceed performance expectations - whether grown in containers or a landscape setting. The company’s unique multi-pronged position as a breeder, nursery and small plant producer ensures that only top quality plants join their product offerings. J. Berry is home to exciting consumer plant brands including Black Diamond® and Emerald Empire® Crapemyrtles, Déjà Bloom® Azaleas, the tropical Hollywood™ Hibiscus collection, Summer Spice™ Hardy Hibiscus and Crown Jewel™ Begonias.