Costa Farms' Trial Garden Highlights
Find out which varieties were the most talked about by visitors in Costa Farms' Season Premier Garden during the Tropical Plant Industry Exhibition.
January 31, 2011
Costa Farms' trial garden was created to expand research efforts and provide good information to the public. The main focus of Costa's Season Premier Garden is to grow and evaluate the newest genetics being brought to the market this spring.
Highlights in the Season Premier Garden, according to Research & Development Director Kate Santos, are:
- 'Twister Pink' verbena and 'Lavender Rose' Calliope geranium from Syngenta Flowers
- The Magnum New Guinea impatiens series and new Confetti combinations from Dömmen
- The 3 D Daisy double osteospermum from Selecta/Ball and Plentifall pansy from PanAmerican Seed
- Senetti from Suntory
- SunPatiens from Sakata
- 'Voodoo Star' verbena and 'Suntastic' scaevola from Westflowers
- Margarita osteospermum series from Fides
- 'Sunset' gazania from Ecke Ranch