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Please contact Raker (517-542-2316) for a printed copy of the 2018 Raker List.
For Availability Information:
Kristy Stanton

For Program Information:
Steve Reed

For Printed Catalog Requests:
Deb Eichler

Printed Catalog Request Form
For 2017, Raker offers 239 Pansies – including 3 NEW varieties – and 110 Violas – including 9 NEW varieties. Raker sources Pansy and Viola seeds from American Takii, Ball Seed, Floranova, Pan American, Sakata, and Syngenta Flowers – offering the broadest wholesale collection in the horticulture industry.

Raker Pansy and Viola plugs are grown in 128-, 285-, and 335-plug trays. Pansy and Viola plugs are six to seven weeks old at delivery and ready to take-off immediately after transplant.

program release: week 11
delivery: weeks 18-52
The 2017 Season Saver program offers Annuals, Vegetables, and Herbs for weeks 18-30 (May 1 – July 30). Extend your sales season with Season Saver! Items are sown in 128- & 288-plug trays. Transplant for late Summer 2nd & 3rd Turn Vegetables; Fresh Herb 6-packs; Summer Bedding; 6-inch, 8-inch, and Gallon Summer Color; Hanging Baskets; and/or Mixed Containers. Season Saver offers a program discount of 20% (+ Volume & EO Discounts).

Click here for a complete Season Saver listing

program release: week 18
delivery: weeks 18-52
For 2017, Raker offers 120 Poinsettias – including 3 NEW varieties. Raker sources Poinsettia cuttings from Dummen Orange (Ecke), Selecta, and Syngenta – offering the broadest wholesale collection in the industry. Raker Poinsettia liners are grown in a 25-strip tray (36-strip tray with 11 empty cells to promote lateral branching). Poinsettia liners are well rooted at delivery and ready to take-off immediately after transplant.

program release: week 5
delivery: weeks 28-37
For 2017, Raker offers 259 Garden Mums – including 26 NEW varieties – from Gediflora, Syngenta, and Dummen. Colors available are Red, Bronze, Coral, Orange, Yellow, Pink, Purple and White.

In addition to Gardens Mums, Raker offers 15 Asters, 1 Montauk Daisy, 13 Igloo Dendranthemum and 16 Raker EXCLUSIVE Mumbos!

Mumbos are triple-stuck Garden Mum liners and are the newest and hottest trend in Garden Mums. Using select families of Garden Mums, Mumbos offer totally unique color combinations. All Raker Mumbos use Garden Mum and Aster families with the same flower dates, growth habit, flower shape, and flower size. They have all been vigorously tested in the Raker Trial Gardens season after season.

Raker is proud to offer for the 2017 season the entire line of Igloo Hardy Mums – Including three new colors! Product is limited availability so book early. Igloos are a true Zone 5 Perennial and will come back year after year. They have similar growth and cultural requirements making them easy to incorporate into your existing Mum Aster Daisy Program.

Please click here for the 2017 Mum Aster Daisy webinar delivered by Steve Reed on 12/19/2016.

program release: week 41
delivery: weeks 5-12 and 17-38