The latest trends and new variety presentations are at your fingertips. Download these PDF documents to help you design and sell landscapes.

Best Annuals for landscapes 2017-2018 (12/12/2017)

What's new for annuals in the landscape for 2017-2018.

The NEW NOW for perennials in the Landscape (1/30/2017)

New Varieties for landscape perennials from Darwin perennials. Presented at Gulf States Trade show 2017. Includes a case study of the Ball Horticultural Company front sustainably designed landscape.

What's Hot for landscapes 2017 (1/30/2017)

Presentation for Wintergreen Trade show, Jan. 25, 2017. Best new varieties of annuals for the landscape from the Ball Horticultural Company.

2016 Landscape Contractor and Greenhouse Grower survey (1/30/2017)

2016 Nursery and Landscape Architect Survey (1/30/2017)

Fall Pernnials, Mums, and Pansy. Ball Publishing Webinar Sept. 13, 2016 (9/13/2016)

If you’re a grower or landscaper looking to spice up your fall business, join Jeff Gibson, Ball Landscape Business Manager, guest landscape expert Lyndsi Ooestmann from Loma Vista Nursery, and Linda Kiscellus, the Chrysanthemum Business Manager for Ball Seed, as well as a Supply Chain Manager, as they discuss favorite varieties and best practices for pansies, perennials and mums, along with choosing the right plant for the right landscape customer. Other topics they’ll cover include new planting designs and interesting new varieties to light up the fall landscape. Chris Beytes, editor of GrowerTalks/Green Profit and the newsletter Acres Online will be your host.

Retail & Landscape Trends 2016 (7/25/2016)

Summary of National Gardening Survey 2016, general trends in L&G retailing and landscape trends. Variety review of Ball 2016 items for retail and landscape.

Plants with Personality! 2016 (1/21/2016)

It’s Personal Selling your clients the “vision” they see in their heads for their yard, their office park, their condo, or their H.O.A. is challenging! No two clients are alike, and they DEFINITELY don’t want what the “property down the street” has! IN this presentation you'll find the plant for most types of clients you’re likely to have: whether it’s the tried and truer’s, low maintenance requirers, water-wise worrier’s, or weird and wacky’s!

2015-2016 New Varieites for the landscape (2/20/2015)

2015 - 2016 New Annual Varieties for the landscape

Perennials & Shrubs for the Designed Environment (2/20/2015)

Perennials and Shrubs for the Designed Environment. Presentation to the Kansas City chapter Prairie Gateway ASLA. Includes Ball Horticultural Company Native plant installation case study