P. Allen Smith recently launched seven new gardening and home decor product lines at the Independent Garden Centers Show at Chicago’s Navy Pier.

Smith, an Arkansas native, is an award-winning garden and lifestyle designer and host of public television's P. Allen Smith's Garden Home and syndicated 30-minute show P. Allen Smith Gardens. He is the author of the best-selling Garden Home series of books published by Clarkson Potter/Random House, including Bringing the Garden Indoors: Container, Crafts and Bouquets for Every Room, published in 2009. His latest book, P. Allen Smith’s Seasonal Recipes from the Garden, will be released in late December.  

 The product lines include:

P. Allen Smith’s Platinum Collection of annuals and perennials from Proven Winners

P. Allen Smith Edibles from the Berry Family of Nurseries, beginning with six varieties of blueberries, available Spring 2011

P. Allen Smith Holiday Collection, holiday wreathes and greenery from the Berry Family of Nurseries

P. Allen Smith Garden Home Structures from Yardistry

P. Allen Smith Garden Home Collection of unique, eco-friendly hanging baskets from Good Earth Manufacturing

P. Allen Smith Garden Home Recipe Card Decks, including new versions for Bulbs, Roses, and Herbs & Veggies, along with the original Container Gardens Deck, now in its sixth printing

P. Allen Smith’s Garden Favorites, expanded bulb collection from Van Bloem Gardens after the launch of successful test markets in 2010.

To watch a video and learn more about the product lines click here

To read a recent Arkansas Business story about Smith's Moss Mountain Farm in western Pulaski County click here.