Archive for April, 2018

Horticulturalist in Thailand

Posted on April 27th, 2018

Howdy! My name is Krista, I am a Horticultural Technician at Greenjeans. I recently escaped the prolonged Edmonton winter for the oppressive heat, beautiful beaches and the delicious curry of Thailand. It was a wonderful experience and chance to appreciate how much I love my job. One of my favourite things about being in Thailand… Read more

The Moss Art Revolution

Posted on April 20th, 2018

Don’t miss the Moss Art Revolution! We certainly haven’t at Greenjeans! People all over the world are taking horizontal dwelling plants and flipping their axis. Living walls, plant walls, green buildings, and vertical farms. The ingenious approach to growing and appreciating plants which trees have known all along. This reminder of trees, forest floors, and… Read more

Zingiber officinale

Posted on April 13th, 2018

Ginger is growing a bit of a name for itself. Increasing popularity in Europe and North America means countries viable for ginger crops are increasing their production. However China is still the leading competitor for ginger sales. Countries giving China a run for its money include India Nigeria and Peru. Why is Ginger becoming popular… Read more

Bamboo Whisperer

Posted on April 7th, 2018

Ashley maybe one of our youngest employees but don’t let her youth fool you, she’s a wealth of knowledge. She is also the only one of us, strong, soft and patient enough to be called; the Bamboo Whisperer. We have thrown a lot of Bamboo Palms in Ashley’s direction over the years, and she has… Read more