Ornamental Wholesale Market Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Ornamental Terminal Prices as of 13-FEB-2018                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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---ACACIA (MIMOSA): OFFERINGS LIGHT. per bunch NL long 8.50-9.50 mostly 8.50   
---AGAPANTHUS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. bunched 10s NL White Varieties long 14.00      
---ALSTROEMERIA: MARKET ABOUT STEADY. bunched 10s EC Assorted Colors long      
7.50-8.50 mostly 8.50                                                          
---AMARANTHUS: MARKET STEADY. bunched 10s NL Hanging Type long 18.50-22.50     
mostly 18.50                                                                   
---AMARYLLIS: MARKET STEADY. per stem NL Assorted Colors long 3.50-4.00 mostly 
3.50                                                                           
---ANEMONE: MARKET STEADY. bunched 10s IT long 15.00 NL exlong 15.00 long 10.00
NY long 12.00 med 8.50                                                         
---ANTHURIUM: MARKET STEADY. per stem CD Standard Type exlge 5.00-6.00 mostly  
6.00 lge 3.00 HI Standard Type med 3.00-3.75 sml 2.25 Green Varieties med 3.75 
Pink Varieties med 3.75 Red Varieties med 3.75 Obake Type lge 4.75 NL Standard 
Type exlge 6.00 med 3.99                                                       
---ASTER: OFFERINGS LIGHT. per bunch CB Monte Casino long 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.50
---BELLS OF IRELAND (MOLUCELLA): MARKET STEADY. per bunch CA long 8.50 EC long 
8.50-9.50 mostly 8.50 med 6.90 NL long 14.00                                   
---BIRD OF PARADISE (STRELITZIA): MARKET STEADY. per stem MX exlong 1.75       
bunched 5s MX long 12.50-15.00 mostly 12.50                                    
---BOUVARDIA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. bunched 10s NL long 15.00                       
---BUPLEURUM: OFFERINGS LIGHT. per bunch CA long 8.50 EC long 8.50             
---CALLA (ZANTEDESCHIA): MARKET STEADY. per stem CD Standard Type Assorted     
Colors long 2.00-2.50 EC Standard Type Assorted Colors long 2.00-2.60 mostly   
2.50 Variegated(Green Goddess) long 4.50 NL Standard Type Assorted Colors long 
2.00-2.80 mostly 2.00 White Varieties long 2.00-2.40 mostly 2.00 bunched 10s EC
Miniature Type long 20.00 NL Miniature Type Assorted Colors long 20.00         
---CAMPANULA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. bunched 10s CA long 8.50-10.00 mostly 8.50 NL   
long 12.50                                                                     
---CARNATIONS: MARKET STEADY. per stem CB Sel Assorted Colors .40-.50 mostly   
.42                                                                            
---CARNATIONS, MINIATURE: MARKET STEADY. per bunch CB Assorted Colors long     
3.50-5.00 mostly 5.00                                                          
---CELOSIA: MARKET STEADY. per bunch CA Wheat long 8.50                        
---CHRYSANTHEMUMS: MARKET STEADY. per stem CB Standard long 1.00 EC Standard   
long 1.10-1.25 mostly 1.25 bunched 10s CB Disbud Spider assorted colors long   
6.75-7.50 mostly 7.50                                                          
---CRASPEDIA (BILLY BALLS): MARKET STEADY. bunched 10s NL long 8.50-10.00      
mostly 8.50                                                                    
---DAFFODIL: MARKET STEADY. bunched 10s CD Various Varieties long 8.50 short   
1.25-1.50 mostly 1.50                                                          
---DELPHINIUM: MARKET STEADY. bunched 5s EC Hybrid long 12.00-12.50 mostly     
12.50 bunched 10s CA Belladonna long 12.00-12.50 per stem EC Hybrid long 2.50  
---FORSYTHIA: MARKET STEADY. per bunch CA long 13.50 med 10.00 short 7.50 IS   
long 12.50 NL exlong 28.00-32.50 mostly 32.50                                  
---FREESIA: MARKET NL LOWER; CD STEADY. bunched 10s CD long 10.00 NL long      
12.50-14.00 mostly 14.00                                                       
---GERBERA: MARKET STEADY. per stem CD Standard Type long 1.20-1.50 mostly 1.25
Miniature Type long .85-1.00 mostly .90 NL Standard Type long 1.75-2.25 mostly 
1.75                                                                           
---GINGER (ALPINIA): MARKET STEADY. per stem CR Red Type long 2.50 occas higher
short 1.10 Pink Type long 2.50 occas higher short 1.10 Honeycomb long 2.00     
occas higher EC Red Type long 1.75-2.50 mostly 1.75-2.00 box lots 1.25 short   
1.10 Pink Type long 1.75-2.50 mostly 1.75-2.00 short 1.10 HI Red Type long 2.00
med 1.50 short .85-.95 mostly .95 Pink Type long 2.50 occas higher med 2.00 IT 
Red Type short .85                                                             
---GLADIOLA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. bunched 10s CA Standard Type long 12.00-12.50    
---GODETIA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. per bunch EC long 8.50                            
---GYPSOPHILA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. per bunch EC Million Stars long 7.50-8.50      
mostly 7.50                                                                    
---HEATHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT. per bunch CA Heather long 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.50  
---HYACINTH: MARKET STEADY. bunched 5s NL long 6.85-8.75 mostly 7.50           
---HYDRANGEA: MARKET STEADY. per stem CB Various Varieties long 3.00-4.00      
mostly 3.00 Blue short 1.85-2.50 mostly 2.00 White short 1.85-2.50 mostly 2.00 
NL Various Varieties Assorted Colors long 4.95-6.95 mostly 4.95 NZ Various     
Varieties Assorted Colors long 8.50                                            
---HYPERICUM: MARKET STEADY. per bunch EC Pinky Flair long 7.50-8.50 mostly    
8.50 NL Pinky Flair exlong 15.00 long 10.00                                    
---IRIS, DUTCH TYPE: MARKET STEADY. bunched 10s CA Dark Blue Varieties long    
6.50-7.50 mostly 6.50 CD Dark Blue Varieties long 6.50-8.50 mostly 6.50        
---LARKSPUR (CONSOLIDA): MARKET STEADY. bunched 10s CA long 9.50-10.00 mostly  
9.50                                                                           
---LEUCOSPERMUM (PIN CUSHION): OFFERINGS LIGHT. per stem EC long 1.99          
---LIATRIS: MARKET STEADY. bunched 10s CB long 7.50-8.50 mostly 7.50           
---LILIES: MARKET ABOUT STEADY. bunched 10s CA Asiatic Type long 13.50 4-5     
blooms Oriental Type Siberia long 25.00 Sorbonne long 25.00 CD Asiatic Type    
long 13.50-15.00 mostly 15.00 2-3 blooms Oriental Type Siberia long 25.00 4-5  
blooms Oriental Type Siberia long 30.00-35.00 mostly 30.00 2-3 blooms Oriental 
Type Sorbonne long 25.00 4-5 blooms Oriental Type Sorbonne long 30.00-35.00    
mostly 30.00 CR Asiatic Type long 13.50-15.00 mostly 13.50 NL Asiatic Type long
18.50 2-3 blooms Oriental Type Siberia long 25.00-30.00 mostly 30.00 4-5 blooms
Oriental Type Siberia long 32.50-35.00 mostly 32.50 2-3 blooms Oriental Type   
Sorbonne long 25.00-30.00 mostly 30.00 4-5 blooms Oriental Type Sorbonne long  
32.50-35.00 mostly 32.50                                                       
---LISIANTHUS (EUSTOMA): MARKET STEADY. bunched 10s CD med 12.50-13.50 mostly  
12.50 EC long 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 IS long 15.00 NL exlong 24.00 long      
18.50-20.00 mostly 18.50                                                       
---LYSIMACHIA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. per bunch NL long 9.50                         
---ORCHID-CYMBIDIUM: MARKET ABOUT STEADY. per spray NL Miniature Type lge 14.00
med 7.50 Standard Type exlge 16.00-20.00 mostly 20.00                          
---ORCHID-OTHERS: MARKET STEADY. per spray NL Phalaenopsis long 17.50-20.00    
mostly 20.00 NZ Vanda long 9.95 bunched 5s HI Dendrobium Assorted Colors exlong
14.75 long 12.25 TL Mokara Assorted Colors long 7.50-8.50 mostly 7.50 bunched  
10s TL Dendrobium exlong 30.00-35.00 mostly 30.00 long 15.00-18.50 mostly 16.00
Assorted Colors medium 12.00-13.50 mostly 12.50 Oncidium long 17.50 Orange     
28.00                                                                          
---PHLOX: OFFERINGS LIGHT. per bunch CA long 10.00                             
---POMPONS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. per bunch EC long 3.25-3.50 mostly 3.50           
---QUEEN ANNE'S LACE: OFFERINGS LIGHT. per bunch EC exlong 8.50-10.00 mostly   
10.00 long 7.50                                                                
---RANUNCULUS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. bunched 10s IS long 12.00-12.50 IT exlong 30.00
NL long 15.00-20.00 mostly 20.00                                               
---RICE FLOWER (OZOTHAMNUS): MARKET STEADY. per bunch EC long 10.00            
---ROSE, GARDEN HYBRIDS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. per stem EC long 3.50                
---ROSE, HYBRID TEA: MARKET HIGHER. per stem EC Red Varieties 70cm 1.85-2.00   
mostly 1.95 60cm 1.75-2.00 mostly 1.75 50cm 1.35-1.50 mostly 1.50 Asstd Colors 
Without Red 70cm 1.35-1.50 mostly 1.50 60cm 1.00-1.35 mostly 1.35              
---ROSE, SPRAY TYPE: OFFERINGS LIGHT. bunched 10s EC Assorted Colors long      
11.00-12.50 mostly 12.50                                                       
---SNAPDRAGON: OFFERINGS LIGHT. bunched 10s CD long 12.50                      
---SOLIDAGO: OFFERINGS LIGHT. per bunch EC long 6.50-8.50 mostly 7.50          
---STATICE (LIMONIUM): MARKET STEADY. per bunch EC Sinuata long 6.00-6.50      
mostly 6.50 Limonium Hybrids Misty Blue long 8.50-9.50 mostly 9.50             
---STOCK: OFFERINGS LIGHT. bunched 10s CA Double Varieties Assorted Colors long
12.00 NL Double Varieties Assorted Colors long 8.50                            
---SUNFLOWER: MARKET STEADY. bunched 5s CA long 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.50 CD long  
6.50-7.50 mostly 7.50 EC long 5.00 NENG long 6.50 NJ long 6.50-7.50 mostly 6.50
PA long 6.50 PE long 6.00-6.50 bunched 10s CA long 12.50 CD long 12.50 EC long 
8.50-10.00 mostly 10.00 NJ long 11.00 per stem CA exlong 1.25-1.75 mostly 1.25 
---SWEET PEA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. bunched 25s NL long 12.50-14.00 mostly 12.50    
---TRACHELIUM: MARKET STEADY. per bunch EC long 8.50-10.00 mostly 8.50         
---TULIPS: MARKET ABOUT STEADY. bunched 10s CA Parrot Type long 10.00 CD       
Standard Type long 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.50 NJ Standard Type long 5.95-6.50 NL    
Standard Type long 6.50-7.50 mostly 6.50 Parrot Type long 10.00-12.75 mostly   
12.50 French Type Assorted Colors long 24.00 Red long 20.00 White long 24.00   
---TWEEDIA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. per bunch IS long 10.00 NL long 12.00             
---VERONICA: MARKET STEADY. per bunch EC long 8.50 NL exlong 12.50 long 10.00  
---WAXFLOWER: MARKET STEADY. per bunch CA long 10.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 IS long
12.00-12.50 NL long 11.50-12.00 mostly 12.00