On this day, the GreenWeb became visible to the World Wide Web and
we began the laborious task of listing this site on popular Internet search engines.
Within the next few weeks we hoped to have many visitors, and we did.
5/10/97 - GreenWeb's Garden Post Board
The GreenWeb opens it's newest feature, the Garden Post
Board. Designed as a dynamic forum for Garden enthusiasts around the world to share tips, ask
questions, offer to swap seeds or discuss any gardening related topic. Postings are put up
immediately so that all the world will see what you have to say. Contributions are welcome!
(Reopened August 2004 under site hosted system)
6/16/97 - GreenWeb's Garden Book
Our search for some of the finest books on gardening and
horticulture to complete our research library has brought us in contact with some pretty
spectacular books. GreenWeb joins with Amazon.com, the worlds largest bookseller, to provide our
visitors with the opportunity to check out some of our favorite selections. These are the few books
out of the many we've reviewed that we feel merit your special attention. GreenWeb has provided
information on each of its picks, right in the Garden
Book Store! You can also search through the thousands of selections using our Gardening Book Search feature. Orders can be processed
online with a click of your mouse on the desired title.
7/4/97 - GreenWeb's Plant Pals Web
The GreenWeb takes the initiative to start a dynamic new web
ring dedicated to Gardening Topics of all types. One of the first gardening web rings to allow
business participation of noteworthy sites that offer useful information, as well as great plant
related products. Non commercial and personal sites are welcome as well. Our only requirement is
that each site focus on gardening and plant related information. (Ownership later transferred to another
12/1/98 - GreenWeb's Revamped Catalog
The GreenWeb debuts it's latest catalog revision with some
exciting new specialized lists. We've also include many more notations of Zone information
for the seed selections in our catalog. Download the latest catalog, or simply click through
our newly remodeled site to see our newest selections!
12/1/99 - GreenWeb's Year 2000
The GreenWeb's new catalog for the year 2000 is unveiled!
With this revision we consolidated some lists in order to better serve our customers as well as
revamped some of the site's features. The catalog search feature is once again available to assist
you in searching through the thousands of selections available.
3/24/2000 - The GreenWeb get's a Face
The GreenWeb redesigns it's web site starting with it's home
page. It now features a frames navigation bar on top and a cleaner, crisper feel to it's main
page. We've added several exciting new features like our Web Site Search which allows you to
look over the entire internet site for whatever topic you'd like. It even searches through
the Garden Post Board messages and answers left by our many visitors whether they are currently
viewable or have been archived. We've also improved our Ordering Form to ensure that the
latest in Secure Socket Layering technology is utilized to encrypt your order information as it is
transmitted over the web.
12/01/2000 - GreenWeb unveils it's new
2001 Catalog and more!
The GreenWeb unveils it's new Rare & Exotic Seed Catalog
for the year 2001 as well as many new changes to the site. We've improved our look even more
and begun to start an aggressive campaign to add man more new Plant Info
4/14/2001 - GreenWeb starts using it's
new Shopping Cart System!
The GreenWeb begins use of it's new On-line Shopping Cart
System so that customer's can easily add items as they browse through our many different seed
listings. Check out will automatically tally up the entire order, then take you to an
improved SSL encrypted entry screen for secure entry of your credit card
12/01/2001 - GreenWeb unveils it's new
2002 Catalog and more!
The GreenWeb unveils it's new Rare & Exotic Seed Catalog
for the year 2002 with many new seed selections added. Our Downloadable catalog has also been
improved and restored for convenient seed shopping offline for our customers. The GreenWeb
has also begun construction of the Web' Ultimate USDA Zone Map!
2/27/2006 - GreenWeb Redesigns Website!
The GreenWeb has completely redesigned the look and
feel of it's website. A new shopping cart is now in place and we are using as many pictures
as we can find available from our vendors and public domain sources. Shoppers should quickly
enjoy the improvements in this new design which allows for customer's to log into accounts they
create during checkout, keep track of past orders, be shown specials and new items routinely, and
even allows for them to sign up for our occasional GreenWeb newsletter.
3/23/2007 - GreenWeb
Celebrates 10 Year in business!!!
The GreenWeb has been a provider of rare and exotic seeds
for over 10 years now, as of this date. We have loved our experience on the net, being one of
the pioneers for what once was unproven territory. We've seen many dot coms come and go, but
the GreenWeb remains here to serve you. Thanks for your support over the
1/16/2008 - GreenWeb
Moves to a New Host Server
The GreenWeb was down for a few days as we moved our site to
a new, more reliable Internet Host provider. We selected HostMonster.com, an internet
presence provider that has been in business a year longer than we have, and that's a long time by
internet standards. While we were just reposting our files, a definite and positive
difference is noticeable. We expect our new server company will provide us with superior
uptime and hope that you'll notice the difference.
9/1/2008 - Plant Seed Sales
In order to explore the possibilities of offering new products, the GreenWeb
Company made the business decision to stop offering plant seeds for sale. Increasing
government regulations as well as other factors have made our seed offerings a less attractive
opportunity for our company. A new product line is expected to be offered
January, 2009 - Seed Business
While we are still hosting the GreenWeb site, our seed business has been
closed. Due to excessive regulation and a change in our business priorities, we have
finalized the discontinuation of sales of our seeds, but will maintain this website for the
benefit of the garden loving community at large.
January 2014 - The GreenWeb
Revamped a bit
We've changed the underlying website code to make it a more secure site and updated a
few things as well as we approach our 17th year anniversary of being on the world wide
Hopefully you'll check back with us soon to see what changes will have
taken place. We have way too many additions planned for you to miss out on.