Proven Winners ColorChoice Celebrates a Decade of Shrub Madness

February 28, 2023 Proven Winners

The completion of this year’s Shrub Madness competition will mark a decade of fierce shrub battles as players choose their favorite plants in the nation’s favorite bracket competition for woody ornamentals.

Proven Winners ColorChoice Oso Easy Urban Legend Rose Earns Top Marks in Five Regions at AGRS Trials

February 1, 2023 Proven Winners

The Proven Winners® ColorChoice® Oso Easy® landscape rose collection proves its merit once again, earning important U.S. regional awards.

Proven Winners ColorChoice Oso Easy Double Red Rose Earns A.R.T.S. Local Artist Awards in Three Regions

Already the recipient of 10 awards overseas, Proven Winners® ColorChoice® Oso Easy Double Red® rose is making news this spring, earning important U.S. regional awards.

Proven Winners ColorChoice Shrubs Among the Best Low-Water Plants at UC Davis

May 13, 2022 Spring Meadow Nursery

In the UC Landscape Plant Irrigation Trials, UC Davis horticulturists evaluate landscape plants with the potential to be good performers in low-water use landscapes. Cultivars are provided by growers and breeders who want to evaluate their varieties for low-water use in hot California gardens. To earn the Blue Ribbon™, the plant has to stand out in the garden, look good most of the year, and require minimal pruning. In the latest trials, three of the seven plants that maintained these high standards of aesthetic quality were Proven Winners® ColorChoice® varieties.

Shrub Madness Rolls Out the Red Carpet

March 3, 2022 Spring Meadow Nursery

It’s year nine for Shrub Madness, the thrilling contest that pits shrub-against-shrub in a fierce single-elimination tournament where 64 Proven Winners® ColorChoice® shrubs compete in a no-holds-barred battle for the chance to be crowned shrub champion.