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The HGSA is a Trade Association and forum for members to discuss issues of mutual concern. We are garden seed packet companies, seed growers, and packet printers. To learn more about who we are, see our member profiles and our roster. 

Annual Flowers For Your Cutting Garden

Cutting a bouquet for the dining room table can feel like the ultimate in gracious living. And this pleasure is so easily attainable; some of the best cutting flowers can be grown from seed sown directly in your garden soil. Here are a few great choices for cutting, and some tips for a successful cutting garden.



“A happy and healthy community is not a fairytale. All you need is a seed.”