Garden & Farm Briefs Winter 2019-20

January 27, 2020

East Coast Garden Center named in Top 100 list

East Coast Garden Center ranked No. 81 on the 2019 Garden Center Top 100 Independent Garden Centers List, which was published in December. “Our Top 100 list includes some of the best companies in the garden center industry,” said Garden Center Editor Kate Spirgen. “It’s an honor to celebrate independent retailers and local businesses that contribute directly to their communities.”

“We are extremely proud to receive this recognition,” said ECGC co-owner Chris Cordrey. “This achievement ties directly to our mission to provide our customers excellence in products, services and customer satisfaction.”

East Coast Garden Center has received many awards over its 20-year history. This is its first year to receive this Top 100 national industry award.

Lewes in Bloom list of plants available online

On the Lewes in Bloom website, there is a list of plants that names all the annuals Lewes in Bloom has planted throughout the city, by location. For the free list and information on membership and support, go to or find Lewes in Bloom on Facebook.

Lewes in Bloom is a volunteer organization. It promotes the beautification and maintenance of historic Lewes and the community at large. It is dedicated to helping Lewes boost its attractiveness through efforts including historical preservation, environmental awareness, a children’s garden, floral displays and more.