Trial Garden 2008 - Results - B

 
 
 
Begonia
Big Red Bronze Leaf
(begonia)
~Benary~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.8
5.0
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Begonia
Big Red Green Leaf
(begonia)
~Benary~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.8
5.0
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Begonia
Big Rose Bronze Leaf
(begonia)
~Benary~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.2
4.8
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Begonia x boliviensis
Mandalay Flamingo
(Bolivian begonia)
~Proven Winners~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
1.8
1.0
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
3 plants dead 8/26; all dead by 9/23
 
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Begonia x boliviensis
Mandalay Manadarin
(Bolivian begonia)
~Proven Winners~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.2
3.2
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
4 plants dead 8/26
 
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Begonia semperflorens-cultorum
Bada Total Mixture
(wax begonia)
~Goldsmith~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
2.7
3.5
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Begonia semperflorens-cultorum
Bada Total Mixture
(wax begonia)
~Goldsmith~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.5
4.3
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Begonia semperflorens-cultorum
Lotto Red
(wax begonia)
~Benary~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.8
4.8
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Begonia semperflorens-cultorum
Lotto Red
(wax begonia)
~Benary~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.8
4.2
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Begonia semperflorens-cultorum
Sprint Pink (Improved)
(wax begonia)
~Benary~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.8
4.8
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Begonia semperflorens-cultorum
Sprint Pink (Improved)
(wax begonia)
~Benary~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.0
4.8
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Begonia semperflorens-cultorum
Sprint White (Improved)
(wax begonia)
~Benary~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.3
4.7
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Begonia semperflorens-cultorum
Sprint White (Improved)
(wax begonia)
~Benary~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
2.8
4.5
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Begonia x tuberhybrida
Bellagio Apricot
(tuberous begonia)
~Proven Winners~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
0.8
0.5
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
All dead by 8/12
 
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Begonia x tuberhybrida
Bellagio Blush
(tuberous begonia)
~Proven Winners~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
1.0
0.8
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
All dead by 8/12
 
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Begonia x tuberhybrida
Bellagio Pink
(tuberous begonia)
~Proven Winners~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
1.2
0.7
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
All but one dead by 8/12; 1 barely hanging on 8/12 onwards
 
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Begonia x tuberhybrida
Doublet Red
(tuberous begonia)
~Paul Ecke Ranch~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.2
4.7
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Begonia x tuberhybrida
Go-Go Pelleted Yellow
(tuberous begonia)
~Goldsmith~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
1.3
1.5
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
4 plants dead 8/26; all almost dead 9/9; 6 plants dead 9/23
 
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Begonia x tuberhybrida
Go-Go Red
(tuberous begonia)
~Goldsmith~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
1.5
1.8
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
2 plants dead 8/26; 5 plants dead 9/9; 6 plants dead 9/23
 
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Begonia x tuberhybrida
Mandalay Pearl
(tuberous begonia)
~Proven Winners~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
2.8
1.7
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Begonia x tuberhybrida
Non Stop Fire
(tuberous begonia)
~Benary~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
1.5
2.0
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
4 plants dead 8/12; all dead by 9/23
 
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Begonia x tuberhybrida
Plaza Blackjack
(tuberous begonia)
~Proven Winners~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.5
4.5
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Bidens ferulifolia
Inspiration Yellow
(Apache beggarticks)
~Grimes Horticulture~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.0
2.5
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Bracteantha bracteata
Outback Wallaby Orange Blaze
(strawflower)
~Paul Ecke Ranch~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
1.5
3.3
 
Grown in full sun
1 plant dead 8/12
 
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