Shipherd Nurseries is family owned and operated; established by Jaap and Annet van Dorsser in 1987.

The nursery specialises in roses but have diversified to include new flowers; Amaryllis, and Gerberas. In 2006, their son Frans joined the business allowing for further growth.

Shipherd Nurseries has a simple goal to produce high quality product, using the latest most effective growing techniques with years of experience and valuable Dutch growing skills to draw from.

The growing business evolves around many hours of manual work done by dedicated people to supply timeless natural beauty to consumers.

The nursery has had a quality assurance and Good Agricultural Practices accreditation since 2004.