Oklahoma State University
November 5, 2008
Trial Manager: Haldor Howard
Trial Location: Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma City
Planting Dates: Last week of May
Weather Conditions: Temperatures were warm, becoming consistently quite hot by mid-July. Some night time lows were in the 80s. August was rainy.
Best In Show: Capsicum annum 'Purple Flash' ornamental pepper - "with showy, purple spackled foliage."
Top 5 Overall:
- Begonia 'BIG Red with Bronze Leaf' from Benary - "with BIG features all around."
- Celosia 'Garden Leader Higro Yellow' from Grimes Seeds - "with a stately posture."
- Impatiens 'Super Elfin Salmon XP' from PanAmerican Seed - "with exceptionally strong and consistent flowering."
- Petunia 'Mini-Me Red' from Cohen Propagation Nurseries - "with compact yet vigorous and floriferous habit."
- Zinnia 'Zahara Coral Rose' from PanAmerican Seed - "with a nice uniform mounding effect."