Trial Garden 2008 - Results - S

 
 
 
Salvia
Cienega de Oro
(sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
2.7
1.3
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia farinacea
Evolution
(mealycup sage)
~All America Selections~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.8
2.8
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia splendens
Fahrenheit Violet
(Grimes Horticulture)
~Grimes Horticulture~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.8
4.0
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia splendens
Firecracker Red
(scarlet sage)
~Grimes Horticulture~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.0
4.7
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia greggii
Big Pink
(autumn sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.0
1.7
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia greggii
Dark Dancer
(autumn sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.2
1.5
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia greggii
Flame
(autumn sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.0
2.3
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia greggii
Raspberry Royal
(autumn sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.0
1.5
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia greggii
Texas Wedding
(autumn sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.2
1.8
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia greggii
White
(autumn sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
2.8
1.2
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia (guaranitica x gesneriiflora 'Tequila')
Purple Majesty
(sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.5
1.8
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia leucantha
Midnight
(Mexican bush sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.2
1.2
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia leucantha
Santa Barbara
(Mexican bush sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.0
1.7
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia (leucantha x chiapensis)
Phyllis Fancy
(sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.3
1.2
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia
(leucantha x elegans)
(sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.7
1.0
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia madrensis
Red Neck Girl
(forsythia sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.0
1.0
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia microphylla
Hot Lips
(baby sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.0
1.7
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia nipponica
(Japanese sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.0
1.0
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia officinalis
Tricolor
(garden sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.3
1.0
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia penstemonoides
(big red sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.8
1.7
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia puberula
El Butano
(sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.0
1.0
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia regla
Jame
(mountain sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.2
1.0
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia reptans
West Texas Form
(cobalt sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.5
1.0
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia splendens
Picante Mixture
(scarlet sage)
~Goldsmith~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
2.7
3.8
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia uliginosa
(bog sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
5.0
3.8
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia urica
(blue bush sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.0
1.7
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Salvia vanhouttii
Dancing Flame
(Brazilian sage)
~ [Purchased commercially] ~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.2
1.8
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Sedum album
Athoum
(white stonecrop)
~Ball Flora Plant~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.2
N/A
 
Grown in full sun
8/13 Not growing very much; very small clumps
 
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Sedum hakonense
Makino
(sedum)
~Proven Winners~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.0
N/A
 
Grown in full sun
8/13 Not growing very much; very small clumps
 
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Sedum lineare
Sea Urchin
(needle stonecrop)
~Ball Flora Plant~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.7
N/A
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Sedum makinoi
Salsa Verde
(Japanese golden sedum)
~Ball Flora Plant~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.0
N/A
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Senecio vitalis
Weather Warriors Blue Chalk
(blue chalk fingers)
~Ball Flora Plant~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
5.0
3.0
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Henna
(coleus)
~Ball Flora Plant~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.8
N/A
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Henna
(coleus)
~Ball Flora Plant~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
5.0
N/A
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Indian Summer
(coleus)
~Ball Flora Plant~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
5.0
N/A
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Indian Summer
(coleus)
~Ball Flora Plant~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.7
N/A
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
2 plants dead by planting time; 5 plants dead 8/12
 
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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Mint Mocha
(coleus)
~Ball Flora Plant~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.0
N/A
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Mint Mocha
(coleus)
~Ball Flora Plant~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.2
N/A
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Stained Glassworks Emerald and Snow
(coleus)
~Paul Ecke Ranch~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.0
N/A
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Stained Glassworks Emerald and Snow
(coleus)
~Paul Ecke Ranch~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.8
N/A
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Stained Glassworks Witch Doctor
(coleus)
~Paul Ecke Ranch~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.5
2.0
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Stained Glassworks Witch Doctor
(coleus)
~Paul Ecke Ranch~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.2
N/A
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Dark Chocolate
(coleus)
~PanAmerican Seed~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.7
2.5
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Dark Chocolate
(coleus)
~PanAmerican Seed~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.2
2.5
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Kong Salmon Pink
(coleus)
~PanAmerican Seed~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
4.2
3.0
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Solenostemon scutellarioides
Kong Salmon Pink
(coleus)
~PanAmerican Seed~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
3.5
2.8
 
Grown under 62% shade cloth
 
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Stipa arundinacea
Sirocco
(pheasant's tail grass)
~PanAmerican Seed~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
0.0
N/A
 
Grown in full sun
 
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Stipa lessingiana
Capriccio
(stipa grass)
~PanAmerican Seed~
 
Foliage:
Flowers:
 
 
2.8
N/A
 
Grown in full sun
 
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