Friday, March 16, 2012

Friday Fun Farm Facts -- Michigan Floriculture

Did you know?

Michigan leads the nation in geraniums, potted hostas, marigold flats, and Easter lilies.

Michigan's number one cut flower is the gladiolus with approximately 33.9 million spikes sold annually.

Michigan is the third largest floriculture producer, only surpassed by Florida and California.

It is estimated that floriculture provides more than 14,000 jobs in Michigan.

1 comment:

  1. No I did not know! I love gladiolus and 14,000 jobs, that's amazing!


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