Ambius 50 Year History
Follow our timeline to learn about the history and growth of Ambius through the years.
1963 - Tropical Plant Rentals
Tropical Plant Rentals is founded by Gerry Leider in Chicago.
1975 - Expansion
Tropical Plant Rentals expands into 20+ markets.
1988 - Rentokil
Tropical Plant Rentals is sold to Rentokil.
1996 - Rentokil Initial
Initial joins Rentokil to form Rentokil Initial.
2000 - Trugreen
Trugreen is acquired; doubling size of the company overnight!
2003 - Initial Tropical Plants
In North America, Tropical Plant Rentals changes it's name to Initial Tropical Plants.
2008 - Ambius
Initial Tropical Plants and Rentokil Tropical Plants rebrands to Ambius in 14 countries.
Ambius now provides Interior Plants, Corporate Artwork, Ambient Scenting, Floral Design, Purified Water Service, Holiday Décor and Living Green Walls.