Why Choose Proven Winners?
Proven Winners searches the world to bring you vibrant flowering annuals, perennials and shrubs that deliver the most beautiful garden performance. When you grow Proven Winners, you'll surely fall in love. Our plants have been proven in trials from coast to coast in the U.S. as well as in Germany and Japan to be:
- Easy to grow and care for
- Bright and colorful
- Long blooming
- Covered with blooms
- Healthy and vigorous
- Trialed and tested
Start healthy, stay healthy! In addition to strenuous testing for your garden's performance, Proven Winners goes the extra step in protecting our plants and the gardeners who use them. Every Proven Winners plant has been screened of all plant disease and viral organisms.
It is not a fast or inexpensive process. Why do we do it? So that when the plants arrive at your local garden center, we know we have done everything possible to assure you receive the healthiest plant possible. It's a simple concept the gardener is more likely to succeed. You'll value Proven Winners because you start with the healthiest plant possible, and we want you to remember Proven Winners as the best plants you've grown! This bit of trivia is how the Proven Winners slogan came to be: A Better Garden Begins with a Better Plant.
If you are like many who garden in shade, you feel inspired and motivated when you first walk into a garden center in spring, but your hopes become dashed when you discover that everything you want to buy requires full sun. You don’t want to have to plant those same flats of seed impatiens you’ve grown every year, but you aren’t sure what to plant instead. No problem! Here are four fun new ideas for vibrant, lively plantings that won’t just survive, but thrive in your shady garden.