Field Trials Reports: North Dakota State University

Trial Manager: Barb Laschkewitsch, agriculture research specialist/trial garden coordinator,

Trial Location: North Dakota State University Horticulture Demonstration and Research Plots, Fargo, North Dakota

Planting Dates: May 21, 22 and 24

Number and type of entries: About 250; 25 shade, 225 full sun; named entries; All-America Selections Display Garden

Weather Conditions: Drier and warmer than normal

Top Performers

Celosia Fresh Look series

Angelonia Serena series

Supertunia ‘Indigo Charm’ and ‘Sangria Charm’

Capsicum ‘Sangria’

Agastache ‘Raspberry Daquiri’

Ipomoea ‘Blackie,’ ‘Margarita,’ ‘Sweet Caroline Bronze,’ ‘Sweet Caroline Green Yellow’

Pennisetum setaceum ‘Rubrum’) (purple fountain grass)

Pennisetum setaceum (fountain grass)

Many spreading petunias



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