Breeders

Ball Hort collage of CAST displays

See the Ball stop at CAST in this virtual tour

Take a virtual tour of the Ball Horticultural Co. location at the California Spring Trials in Santa Barbara. Whether you missed the event and want ... more »

Jack O’Donnell is welcomed at Star Roses and Plants as sales manager

Star Roses and Plants, a genetics company involved directly in breeding roses, edibles, perennials and woody plants, announced Jack O’Donnell has jo... more »

HilverdaFlorist, Dümmen Orange discontinue potted dianthus agreement

HilverdaFlorist and Dümmen Orange are ending their licensing agreement for the production of unrooted cuttings for the HilverdaFlorist dian... more »

CAST 2024 Reports

The 2024 California Spring Trials are underway, and we are on the road. Join us each day and follow along on our CAST adventures. Click the links b... more »

All the stops at California Spring Trials 2024

The whirlwind of California Spring Trials is among us! Make sure to take some time soon to map out your trip for the 2024 event and make appointments ... more »

CAST 2024 new variety preview

I can’t wait to share the new varieties and trends breeders are showcasing this year at CAST. We will be visiting every location and every breeder t... more »