How to Follow the Greenhouse Grower Team During California Spring Trials

How to Follow the Greenhouse Grower Team During California Spring Trials

California CoastCalifornia Spring Trials 2017 kicks off in less than a week, and our team at Greenhouse Grower is making final preparations before we depart!

Who’s Going


• Laura Drotleff, Editor of Greenhouse Grower
• Janeen Wright, Managing Editor of Greenhouse Grower
• Contributing Editor and industry consultant Dr. Allan Armitage
• Tyler Beasley, winner of the inaugural Dr. Allan Armitage Scholarship for California Spring Trials

Where Are They Headed (Most Stops Include Multiple Companies)

• Saturday, April 1: Danziger, Syngenta Flowers, Proven Winners
• Sunday, April 2: Speedling Inc., Pacific Plug & Liner, Ernst Benary of America
• Monday, April 3: American Takii, Sakata, Floricultura
• Tuesday, April 4: Dümmen Orange, Chisan Orchids, Windmill Nursery
• Wednesday, April 5: Ball Horticultural Co., GroLink Plant Company
• Thursday, April 6: Green Fuse Botanicals

How You Can Keep Up With Their Travels

Greenhouse Grower will be providing daily coverage of each visit via our Benchrunner electronic newsletter. Be sure to sign up for it if you’re not receiving it already.
• The team will also be posting updates on Greenhouse Grower’s Facebook and Twitter pages.
• You can also follow Laura Drotleff on Twitter and Instagram, Janeen Wright on Twitter, and Allan Armitage on Twitter.

What to Expect

There are several slideshows posted on covering some of the latest variety offerings that will be on display.
Phlox, Zinnias, and More
New Petunias and Calibrachoas
Begonias, Dahlias, and More
New Perennials and Tender Perennials
New Blooming Potted Plants
Shrubs, Subshrubs, and Groundcovers

It all adds up to a week of excitement! Join us on our journey down the California coast, and get an early look at the most promising new varieties, and much more.