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Hawthorne Hydroponics

Hawthorne Hydroponics a subsidiary of Scotts Miracle-Gro has acquired Chandler-based Botanicare LLC founded by Treg Bradley

Passion, vision and resources will help shape the hydroponic industry moving forward

CHANDLER, Ariz, Oct. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Established in 1996, Botanicare, an industry-leading manufacturer in several innovative hydroponics categories including; plant nutrients, supplements, soilless grow media, hydroponics systems and grow trays, is pleased to announce that it has been acquired by Hawthorne Hydroponics as of October 1st 2016.

“I recognize that there is a consolidation happening in the hydroponic industry. As a first wave founder, one must know when to step aside and pass the baton to someone who has the passion, vision and insurmountable resources to take the company to the next level” said Treg Bradley, President, Chairman of the Board and Founder of Botanicare. “After getting to know Chris Hagedorn and his professional team, I feel they are the best fit for us moving forward.”

This acquisition will help Botanicare continue its exponential growth and secure its place as an industry leader in the decades to come.