Awards

Entries for 2023 AAS Trials Now Being Accepted

All-America Selections (AAS) recently announced that entries for the 2023 trials are now being accepted. AAS says that publicity and overall awareness of these selections is at an all-time high, so this is a great time... more »

Handpicked for You

Handpicked for You Chooses 2023 Selections

Handpicked for You has announced the class of 2023 plant selections receiving the Trustmark certification. This program follows a rigorous selection process involving trials at regional independent grower locations and feedback from partner independent garden... more »

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Bailey Hydrangea Receives Five-Star Rating

Bailey Nurseries' First Editions panicle hydrangea ‘White Diamonds’ has received a five-star evaluation from the 2022 Plant Evaluation Program at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Evaluated by Chicago Botanic Garden staff from 2011 through 2019, ‘White... more »

Arborjet Taking Root

Arborjet Awards Taking Root Scholarships

Arborjet has awarded the 2022 Taking Root Scholarships. Now in its ninth consecutive year, the program offers up to $10,000 in scholarships to students who plan to pursue full-time studies in forestry, plant sciences, horticulture,... more »

IGOTY

AIPH Extends International Grower of the Year Deadline

The deadline has been extended for the AIPH International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards 2023. Growers of ornamental plants, flowers, trees and bulbs worldwide now have until Monday, Oct. 10, to enter. The IGOTY... more »

Retailers’ Choice Awards Chosen at Farwest

As part of the Retailers’ Choice Awards, a jury of volunteer garden retailers roamed the floor and highlighted 12 different products that particularly piqued their interest at the 2022 Farwest Show in Portland, Oregon. The awards were presented... more »

Farwest Chooses Best in Show Variety, Booth

The Farwest Show, Aug. 24 to 26, 2022, in Portland, Oregon, has announced a number of best in show awards. 'Nightfall Snowbell' (Styrax japonicus ‘JFS 6SJ’) was chosen by professional judges as the best in show... more »

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Awards Given out at NGB, AAS and HGSA Summer Summit

An industry icon was posthumously presented an award during the Summer Summit, hosted collaboratively this year by All-America Selections, National Garden Bureau and the Home Garden Seed Association.  The Home Garden Seed Association's 2022 Lifetime... more »