2014 Field Trials Results: Ohio State University, Chadwick Arboretum (Columbus, Ohio)

Cultivar trials included more than 500 varieties of ornamental bedding and container plants. This year the university tried out a new pilot app for field trials called the Digital Evaluator. Organizer Claudio Pasian says the trials experienced a cool, rainy spring and a mild summer.



Top Performers (at week 31)

■ Salvia ‘Playin’ the Blues’
■ Impatiens ‘Big Bounce Violet’
■ Cleome ‘Señorita Rosalita’
■ Coleus ‘Kong Lime Sprite’
■ Coleus ‘Fifth Avenue’
■ Coleus ‘Abbey Road’
■ Celosia ‘Arrabona Red’
■ Dahlia ‘XXL Paraiso’

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