Plant Breeding Partners

Plant Development Services brands include: Encore® Azalea, the world's best-selling reblooming azalea, and the Southern Living® Plant Collection, the most recognized name in the gardening lifestyle industry in the South, and the Sunset Western Garden Collection®, the first live plant collection to focus exclusively on top performing plants for the Western gardener.

Working closely with the nation’s top breeders, Plant Development Services brings plants to market that have highly marketable and recognizable improvements year after year. Plant Development Services portfolio of breeders includes:

C&T Nursery

Concept Plants

David W. Taylor

Dr. Will Corley Estate

George M. Greeves

Green Nursery and
Landscape Design Inc

Greenleaf Nursery

Hiram Saunders

Evergreen Nursery

ItSaul Plants, Inc

McCracken's Nursery



MS State University

Oz Breed/Agility Hort

Panhandle Growers

Plant Introductions, Inc. and
Bailey Nurseries

Plant Introductions, Inc./
Griffith Propagation

Plants Nouveau

Sunny Borders

Transcend Nursery

Tropic Traditions

TRU Plant Farm

Unique Plants, Inc.