Sheridan Nurseries  

Georgetown,  ON 

Sheridan Nurseries has been a grower and purveyor of quality plant material for the landscape industry, independent garden centers, and gardening public since 1913. With a proud heritage and legacy for innovation, Sheridan Nurseries has grown to be one of Canada’s largest growers of hardy nursery plants and has eight Garden Centers in the Greater Toronto Area. Growing over 1200 cultivars of perennials and hardy nursery stock on over 850 acres in Halton Hills Ontario, Sheridan Nurseries ships 1.8 million plants annually to markets across North Eastern North America. Sheridan Nurseries is well known for its unique plant introductions including Buxus Green Velvet, Buxus Green Gem, Buxus Green Mountain, Buxus Green Mound, Syringa reticulata Ivory Silk, and Thuja occidentalis De Groot's Spire. We ship efficiently and economically into the US market, each order is certified insect and disease free through our federal Agricultural Agency- CFIA. Picture tags with unique pricing stickers can be applied to your order if so requested. Proud to be one of the five charter growers forming the  Syn- RG group- be certain to join our presentations during MANTS 2021.

Speaker Sessions via Zoom :

Jan. 6th

11am EST: Join Raymond Evison for a special presentation on clematis breeding

3pm EST: Join Rosarian Ping Lim to hear about building Altman Plants’ True Bloom™ rose

Jan. 7th

10am EST: Join Dr. Michael Dirr as he discusses NEW hydrangea introductions 

Jan 8th

10am EST: Handpicked for You®: Certified to Thrive! New brand unveiling

11am EST:  Join the NewGen team & learn about the boxwood revolution

1pm EST: Join Tim Wood to discuss new hydrangeas & plants of the year

2pm EST: Join PP&L to discuss the Frostkiss® Hellebores and Delgenius™ delphinium

Brands: Hand Picked for You, Proven Winners, First Editions, Endless Summer, New Gen, Raymond Evison, Flower Carpet roses


Sheridan Nurseries Farm Tour

 Press Releases

  • Dec. 7, 2020

    Raleigh, NC

    SynRG® Charter Growers Announce Educational Programming for 2021 MANTS

    Join industry visionaries and world-class breeders to get a peak behind the curtain of exciting new plant introductions!  SynRG® is taking you on a trip around the world to hear the stories behind some of our favorite new plants.  All times are Eastern.

    • January 6, 2021 | 11:00 AM – Go behind the scenes at Raymond Evison Clematis as we join Raymond from his nursery in Guernsey Island.  Raymond has spent six decades searching for, breeding and developing the world’s best clematis and has developed and introduced over 100 varieties and cultivars.  Join us to hear Raymond share his story and learn about his top-quality clematis.
    • January 6, 2021 | 3:00 PM – Join rosarian Ping Lim for a discussion on building Altman Plants’ True Bloom™ rose program and learn about current and future releases.  True Bloom™ roses have won many awards, including at the Biltmore International Rose Trials.
    • January 7, 2021 | 10:00 AM – Join horticultural legend Dr. Michael Dirr to hear about his new hydrangea breeding; including three new hydrangea that will be available from SynRG® growers in 2021.  Dr. Dirr’s lifelong passion for horticulture is well-known and his teaching, research, writing, and plant introductions have made an immeasurable impact on the green industry.
    • January 7, 2021 | 1:00 PM – SynRG® is partnering with American Beauties Native Plants® to bring you the opportunity to hear Doug Tallamy share his call-to-action for planting native plants and restoring biodiversity.  Doug is a professor at the University of Delaware and author of several books, including Bringing Nature Home: How Native Plants Sustain Wildlife in Our Gardens and Nature’s Best Hope.
    • January 8, 2021 | 10:00 AM – Attend the unveiling of the new Handpicked for You® certification logo and learn why we’re Certified to Thrive!  Handpicked for You® is a plant certification program designed to rigorously identify the top performing plants and shrubs in specific regional and local markets.  We are committed to helping consumers become more successful with outdoor gardening by alleviating the fear of failure.
    • January 8, 2021 | 11:00 AM – Join the Boxwood Revolution and hear from the team behind the ground-breaking NewGen Boxwood introductions that have better resistance to Boxwood Blight, better resistance to Boxwood Leafminer, and overall stunning appearances.

    These educational sessions are offered during the 2021 MANTS and are open to all MANTS attendees.  For login details, check the MANTS schedule or visit one of the SynRG® charter growers’ Business Hubs at MANTS – Overdevest Nurseries, Prides Corner Farms, Saunders Brothers, Sheridan Nurseries, and Willoway Nurseries.


  • Green Velvet™ Boxwood
    Introduced by Sheridan Nurseries in 1973, this has the darkest green foliage of the Sheridan Boxwood and a large leaf size. New growth is a bright green and provides good contrast in May and September.


  • Buxus x Green Velvet™

    Zones 4-9

    40" x 40"

  • Fire Light® Panicle Hydrangea PW®
    Lush and full, the white flowers of Fire Light® hydrangea transform to pomegranate-red in late summer. Produces abundant blooms every year, even after harsh winters....

  • Hydrangea paniculata Fire Light® PW®

    Zones 3-8

    4.5-6" x 4.5-6"

  • Double Play Doozie® Spirea PW®
    This selection starts the season with vibrant red and lime leaves that darken as the season progresses, the next act is the hot pink-red flowers that open in June and continue on until frost. All of its energy goes into flowering!

  • Spiraea japonica Double Play Doozie® PW® 
    Zones 3-8 
    3' x 3'

Thank you for participating in MANTS 2021! 

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