At Horticultural Alliance, we aim to be your source not just for products but for vital knowledge that equips you for success as your industry evolves. Please browse the articles below to learn the science behind the products, plus tips, techniques and other helpful information.

January 3, 2019

3 Ways to Apply Mycorrhizae to Trees

Solution? DIEHARD™ Dry Powders Dry powders are the simplest way to use mycorrhizae. Microbes will ‘hibernate’ when conditions get too dry. This is a very stable and […]
December 31, 2018

Super Absorbent Polymers vs. Tree Bags

Solution? Horta-Sorb® Horticultural Gels are a great alternative to tree watering bags. Super Absorbent Polymers are a better way to keep new trees and shrubs hydrated during […]
September 12, 2018

7 Reasons to Use Mychorrizae Fungi

Solution? DIEHARDTM  Complete A Key Component of The Rainforest- One of the foundational components of the rain forest and its tremendous success is THE SOIL. This rich, living soil […]
May 2, 2018

Who’s Responsible for These Dead Plants?

There is nothing more frustrating than losing beautifully landscaped beds of flowers, shrubs, trees, and plants. It represents time, money, and possibly your reputation (if you’re a […]
April 26, 2018

Soil Amendments a Comparison

Solution? Mycorrhizae. What is a Traditional Soil Amendment? A soil amendment, also known as a  soil conditioner, assists plant health and growth. While this is a very […]
February 15, 2018

The Hyphae Highway – Bacteria Taxis

Solution BioRushR If you’ve ever started paying close attention to soils and soil organisms, you soon have a realization of how small these organisms are and how vast […]
December 28, 2017

Beginning of Creation – Mycorrhizae.

Including many people in the plant industry, most people have no idea what the word Mycorrhizae means, nor how Mycorrhizae fits into the plan for creation and […]
December 28, 2017

Benefits of Mycorrhizae | New Worlds Explored

In the Plant Kingdom, the newest technologies have traced the routes by which carbon flows from roots to fungi and nitrogen flows the other direction. New processes […]
December 12, 2017

Mycorrhizae for Trees – A Comparison

Solution? DIEHARDTM  Transplant For most of us in the trade buying fertilizer can be confusing at times. Do you  buy the cheap bag at 10-10-10? Or do you […]
December 4, 2017

Soil Fungi and Beneficial Bacteria – A love Story

Fungal hyphae are the connections between soil particles that allow bacteria to move about. Don’t just buy beneficial soil bacteria for your landscape. You’ll need fungi to complete […]
October 2, 2017
retail beneficial soil microbes

Online Plant Retailers – Add pure profit to every order

What do you think your customer does with the plants you ship to them? Do you think they simply plant them in the yard without any forethought, […]
October 2, 2017

Stop Dead Trees – With Beneficial Soil Microbes

How many times have you seen a new landscape installation without any dead trees? Almost always there are a few dead, or dying. And the installer is […]
October 2, 2017

Discover Mycorrhizae Fungi | A Natural Partner in the Ground

  Why buy Mycorrhizae? Mycorrhizal fungi are beneficial to plants as part of a symbiotic relationship with roots that greatly benefits both the fungus and the plant […]
January 31, 2017

Should I Inoculate with Mycorrhizae?

 Cost of Using Live Mycorrhizae inoculants In searching the internet to buy soil microbes including mycorrhizae it is hard to find answers- “What is the cost of […]
July 31, 2016
drought protection with mycorrhizal fungi

DIEHARD™ Drought Solutions: Mycorrhizae – Don’t Plant Without It!

DIEHARD™ Drought Solutions: Mycorrhizae – Don’t Plant Without It! Drought Solutions: Mycorrhizae and Gel Polymers: Don’t Plant Without IT! Anyone involved in agriculture, especially citrus, fruit and […]