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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 »

FlowerTrials 2024 prepares to opens its doors in June

Over the past two decades, FlowerTrials has convened breeders, growers, retailers and industry stakeholders to discover the newest varieties and trend... more »

Top performer line Photo credit Cavano’s Perennials Inc.

Mt. Cuba Center partners for a new natives brand

Mt. Cuba Center partners with Cavano’s Perennials for a new native plants brand. The new purple Top Performer tag designates native plants that... more »

North Creek Nurseries Viola silver gem

Culture Report: Cultivating the beauty of Viola ‘Silver Gem’

At North Creek Nurseries, a wholesale propagation nursery in southeastern Pennsylvania with a strong emphasis on North American native plants, we prid... more »

Westhoff CAST 2024

Virtual walking tour of Westhoff at CAST 2024

Visiting all the breeders at California Spring Trials is my favorite way to kick off spring! Seeing the colors and characteristics in color and discus... 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 »