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Jun 10, 2015, 09:00 ET
In support of the President's recently-released National Strategy to Promote the Health of Honey Bees and Other Pollinators, seed giant W. Atlee Burpee & Co. has donated one million Bee and Butterfly Garden flower seed packets to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of Interior (DOI) to help combat rapidly dwindling populations of honey bees and other pollinators. The seed packets have been specifically designed to foster bee-friendly gardens and habitats in home and school gardens...

W. Atlee Burpee & Co. donates one million seed packets for distribution to homes and schools as part of President's National Pollinator Initiative

 In support of the President's recently-released National Strategy to Promote the Health of Honey Bees and Other Pollinators, seed giant W....

Sep 30, 2014, 09:00 ET
What will American home gardeners be growing in 2015? A sneak peek at the new product offerings from W. Atlee Burpee & Co. offers a glimpse into the future of home gardens across all growing zones. (PRNewsFoto/W. Atlee Burpee & Co.)

Sneak peek at Burpee's 2015 lineup reveals top garden trends

 What will American home gardeners be growing in 2015? A sneak peek at the new product offerings from W. Atlee Burpee & Co. offers a...

Jun 05, 2014, 16:02 ET
Burpee Seeds to share Welcome Home Gardens with American Veterans at USDA Farmers Market Opening, June 6 (PRNewsFoto/W. Atlee Burpee & Co.)

Burpee to share Welcome Home Gardens with American Veterans at USDA Farmers Market Opening, June 6

W. Atlee Burpee Co. will join celebrity guests to honor American military personnel at the opening ceremony of the 19th season of the United States...

Mar 05, 2014, 11:18 ET

Burpee Forecast: Record Snowstorms a Blessing in Disguise for Home Gardeners

While multiple winter storms continue to cause widespread disruption across the nation, garden experts at Burpee, one of America's oldest seed...

Nov 15, 2012, 11:05 ET
Burpee, the country's leading home gardening company, introduces the first-ever sweet corn specially bred for containers.  (PRNewsFoto/W. Atlee Burpee & Co.)

Burpee's Amazing New Varieties for 2013

For summer 2013, W. Atlee Burpee, the country's leading home gardening company, offers a remarkable lineup of breakthrough vegetables, flowers,...

Sep 09, 2010, 15:46 ET

Home Gardening Industry Enjoys Another Banner Year; Burpee Reveals Top Three Veggies and Flowers for 2010

While most American industries are experiencing slowdowns and at best stagnant sales and profits, the home gardening industry is enjoying another...

Apr 29, 2010, 07:18 ET
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W. Atlee Burpee & Co. logo. (PRNewsFoto/W. Atlee Burpee & Co.)[TK]
 WARMINSTER, PA UNITED STATES
 04/28/2010

Burpee's National I Can Grow Program Continues Support of Young and Novice Gardeners

W. Atlee Burpee & Co. continues its support of younger and novice gardeners and the increased interest in children's gardening education with...

Dec 31, 2009, 12:36 ET
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Burpee's New Year's Resolution Garden kicks off success for 2010. (PRNewsFoto/W. Atlee Burpee & Co.)[RD]
 WARMINSTER, PA UNITED STATES
 12/31/2009

New Year's Resolution Garden Growing Sales for Burpee

W. Atlee Burpee & Co., the nation's leading home gardening company, reports brisk sales for its recently launched, New Year's Resolution...

Jul 14, 2008, 01:00 ET
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Microsoft Corp. and Netflix, Inc. today announced an exclusive partnership to enable consumers to instantly stream more than 10,000 movies and TV episodes from Netflix to the TV via Xbox LIVE. Above is a rendering of how movie choices from Netflix will appear on the TV via the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system, also pictured.- Courtesy of Microsoft Corp. and Netflix, Inc. (PRNewsFoto/Netflix, Inc.)[JT]
 LOS ANGELES, CA UNITED STATES
 07/14/2008

Burpee Promotes Romas to President

WARMINSTER, Pa., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- W. Atlee Burpee & Co., the nation's largest and best-known purveyor of seeds, plants and home...

Jul 05, 2000, 01:00 ET

W. Atlee Burpee & Co. Joins Forces With Heronswood Nursery, Ltd.; Merger of Two Respected Companies Benefits American Gardeners

WARMINSTER, Pa., July 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Heronswood Nursery, Ltd., owned by renowned plant explorer and author, Daniel Hinkley and W. Atlee Burpee...