Varieties Appearing On 2014 Field Trial Top Performer Lists [Slideshow]

Greenhouse Grower asked trial managers to share which of the varieties they evaluated performed best. Twenty-one trial managers responded, providing their best performers from hundreds of new (or recently new) varieties. A number of cultivars appeared on top performer lists at least twice. One variety, Proven Winner’s ‘Vermillionaire’ cuphea and one series, Ball Seed’s canna Cannova series, were listed as Best of Show varieties at least three times. Here are some of the varieties from the 2014 field trial results that made the top performer lists at least twice.

 

Topics: , ,

Leave a Reply

More From Varieties...
Zinfin-Doll-Hydrangea

April 25, 2018

March Was a Month of Awards for Spring Meadow Nursery, Proven Winners

After taking home a best new variety award at a Belgian horticulture event, Proven Winners held its always-popular Shrub Madness tournament to coincide with the annual NCAA Championship.

Read More

April 25, 2018

Armitage Scholar’s Final Thoughts on the People and Plants of California Spring Trials 2018

"This trip solidified my desire to breed plants. Every time I was able to have a discussion about plant traits, genetics, and germplasm, I felt a thrill of excitement."

Read More
Gomphrena Truffula Pink (Proven Winners)

April 24, 2018

Armitage Talks Favorites From Danziger and Proven Winners

From annuals that look like they came out of a Dr. Seuss book to breeding marvels in perennials and shrubs, the visits to Danziger and Proven Winners at California Spring Trials were exciting, to be sure. Here are some of Dr. A's favorites.

Read More