Privacy Policy

The Canadian Ornamental Horticulture Alliance (COHA) respects the privacy of public website visitors and members of its allied associations.

Information on is gathered in two ways: (1) indirectly (for example, through our site's technology); and (2) directly (for example, when you voluntarily provide information on various pages of our web site. One example of information we collect indirectly is through our Internet access logs. When you visit, your Internet address is automatically collected and is placed in our Internet access logs. We might collect information directly from you in a number of ways, some of which we describe in this statement. One way is through the use of cookies. Cookies are small files of information that save and retrieve information about your visit to, for example, how you entered our site, how you navigated through the site, and what information was of interest to you. The cookies we use identify you merely as a number. If you are uncomfortable regarding cookies use, please keep in mind you can disable cookies on your computer by changing the settings in preferences or options menu in your browser. We also collect information when you voluntarily submit it to us. Throughout our site, we may provide the opportunity to register for on-line newsletters and information updates.  When we collect this type of information, we will notify you as to why we are asking for information and how this information will be used. It is completely up to you whether or not you want to provide it except in the case of an online purchase, in which case we must collect a minimum amount of customer data for security reasons.

How do we use this information?

We analyze it to determine what is most effective about our site, to help us identify ways to improve it, and eventually, to determine how we can tailor to make the site more effective for its users. We may also use data for other purposes such as marketing related tasks, which we would describe to you at the point we collect the information.

Will we share this information with outside parties?

We will not sell individual information and we will not share it with any parties not related to the COHA. However, before you submit any information, we will notify you as to why we are asking for specific information and it is completely up to you whether or not you want to provide it. 

Terms of Use

The Canadian Ornamental Horticulture Alliance (COHA) and its logo are trademarked. Plants Love You and its logo are trademarked.

All content and any linked information on are provided for informational purposes only. The Plants Love You mandate is to inform and inspire and COHA offers no warranty with respect to content accuracy other than citing original sources of the information.

This website is for personal and non-commercial use by the public.

Commercial use by members of Canadian horticulture industry trade associations: Canadian Nursery Landscape Association (CNLA), Fédération Interdisciplinaire de l’Horticulture Ornementale (FIHOQ) and Flowers Canada Growers (FCG), is strictly limited to sharing the articles and accompanying graphics without modification, on member communications materials only, and must contain a link and cite source attribution to

Use of the website is offered to you conditional on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions and notices contained herein. Your use of this website constitutes your agreement to all of the Terms and Conditions of Use.