Trial Garden 2008 - Results - A

 
 
 
Achillea
Gypsy White
(yarrow)
~North Creek Nursery~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.7
4.0
 
Grown in full sun
9/9 Brown spent flowers are unattractive and negatively affect the overall appearance
 
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Ageratum houstonianum
Artist Alto Light Blue
(ageratum)
~Proven Winners~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.7
4.7
 
Grown in full sun
9/9 Brown spent flowers are unattractive and negatively affect the overall appearance
 
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Ageratum houstonianum
Higro Red
(ageratum)
~Grimes Horticulture~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.3
4.5
 
Grown in full sun
9/9 Brown spent flowers are unattractive and negatively affect the overall appearance
 
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Alcea rosea
Queeny Purple
(hollyhock)
~All-America Selections~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
2.3
1.8
 
Grown in full sun
3 plants dead 8/26
 
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Angelonia
Serena Purple
(summer snapdragon)
~PanAmerican Seed~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.5
4.0
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Angelonia
Serena White
(summer snapdragon)
~PanAmerican Seed~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.5
4.2
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Anthemum graveolens
Patio Compact
(dill)
~Grimes Horticulture~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
2.3
4.0
 
Grown in full sun
All stem and flowers--no real foliage to speak of so it is difficult to rate. 3 plants dead 8/12; 4 plants dead 8/26
 
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Antirrhinum majus
Defiance Scarlet
(snapdragon)
~Grimes Horticulture~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
2.2
1.7
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Argyranthemum frutescens
Comet Pink
(Marguerite daisy)
~Paul Ecke Ranch~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.3
1.8
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Argyranthemum frutescens
Comet White (Improved)
(Marguerite daisy)
~Paul Ecke Ranch~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.0
2.2
 
Grown in full sun
1 plant dead 8/26
 
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Argyranthemum frutescens
Sunlight
(Marguerite daisy)
~Paul Ecke Ranch~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.3
3.8
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Armeria maritima
Photo taken in October (one month after other selections)
Morning Star Deep Rose
(sea thrift)
~Benary~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.0
1.8
 
Grown in full sun
 
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