Some of the trends predicted for 2020 are green collar jobs, frogs, plant-based foods and the color blue. Mushrooms and houseplants also are projected to gain continued momentum.
But how do we know? And how have we been so spot on predicting trends in each of the last 19 Garden Trend Reports?
We use use a number of tools to uncover emerging trends and monitor data in the garden and horticulture landscape. We've got our finger on the pulse of the horticulture, outdoor living, and lawn and garden industries.
Garden trends are also influenced by economics, demographic shifts, technological advances, lifestyle shifts, wellness, policy and more.
From the rise of the Made in the U.S.A. and ‘buy local’ movement to men getting in the garden, growing vegetables and a growing interest in plant based foods, we always have our eye on the horizon.
Read on to learn how we predict, anticipate, or, even better, shape trends to your business’ advantage.