The Classic City Awards From UGA

The Classic City Awards From UGA

The Classic City Awards are presented in November after months of evaluation in The Gardens at the University of Georgia (UGA). Plants are evaluated on foliage quality, flowering performance, disease and insect resistance and the ability to sustain landscape performance through the elements. UGA recently announced the winners.

Among the annuals award winners are:
- Acalypha ‘Bronze Pink’
- Angelonia ‘Serena White’
- Begonia ‘Ikon Blush White’
- Capsicum ‘Purple Flash’
- Colocasia ‘Diamond Head’
- Impatiens ‘SunPatiens Vigorous Coral’
- Pelargonium ‘Calliope Dark Red’
- Petunia ‘Red Ray’
- Scaevola ‘Surdiva White’
- Solenostemon ‘Henna’

And the perennials winners:
- Aruncus ‘Misty Lace’

- Coreopsis ‘Big Bang Full Moon’
–Gaillardia ‘Commotion Tizzy’
–Gaillardia ‘Commotion Frenzy’
–Gaura ‘Snow Fountain’
–Helleborus ‘Ivory Prince’
–Heuchera ‘Caramel’
–Miscanthus ‘Gold Bar’
Salvia leucantha ‘Cislano’
–Tricyrtis ‘Kohaku’

For more on the Classic City Award-winning annuals and perennials for 2008, click the respective link.

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