2013 Field Trial Results: Louisiana State University


Rosa ‘Fruit Punch’

Louisiana State University,
Hammond, La. 

Like many trial gardens in the Southeast, weather conditions during the trials were unseasonably cool in the spring. Late frosts were reported, with the summer temperatures becoming moderate with average rainfall.




Plectranthus ‘Kong Jr. Scarlet’

Top Performers:

Acalypha ‘Kapiolani Bronze’
Caryopteris ‘Good As Gold’
Hibiscus acetosella ‘Sahara Sunset’
Otomeria O’Premiera Series
Plectranthus ‘Golden Dreams’ (coleus)
Plectranthus ‘Kong Jr Scarlet’ (coleus)
Rosa ‘Fruit Punch’ (shrub rose)
Salvia farinacea ‘Rebel Child’ 
Verbena ‘Enduro White Blush’
Zinnia ‘Zahara Uptown Grape’



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