publication . Other literature type . 2003

Understanding Utah's Native Plant Market: Coordinating Public and Private Interest

Hooper, Virginia Harding;
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  • Published: 01 May 2003
  • Publisher: DigitalCommons@USU
  • Country: United States
Abstract
Changes in Lone Peak Conservation Nursery customer profiles cause state nursery leaders to question what their products are being used for and how trends in native plant use are changing the market for Utah native plants. The Utah native plant market is changing as interest in native plants is expanding to meet new conservation objectives, oftentimes in urban settings. This newer demand for native plants appears to be motivated by current changes in urban conservation behavior, continued population growth in the arid West, scarcity of water resources, the increasing appreciation for indigenous plant aesthetics, and concern for bio-diversity. A survey of2001 Amer...
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free text keywords: Native plant market, Utah, public and private interest, Environmental Design, Landscape Architecture
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