Ohio State University Cultivar Trials Showcase

Cultivar Trials

OSU Cultivar Trials Showcase

Don’t miss this brilliant showcase of more than 250 annual and perennial varieties on display at The Ohio State University Cultivar Trials. The trial gardens offer the opportunity to evaluate landscape and container performance in typical Central-Ohio conditions. 

Read about our Cultivar Trials and last year's growing report here

If you are coming from the AmericanHort Conference, Cultivate'22, free shuttle rides from the Convention Center are available beginning at 5:00 PM, with final departure from OSU back to downtown Columbus at 7 PM. (You do not need to be a conference participant to come on this evening.)

If you are driving yourself, close parking at hourly rates can be found directly next to the Cultivar Trials in the Plumb Hall Parking Lot. See the map here