Oklahoma State University

Oklahoma State University

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Trial Manager: Haldor Howard 

Trial Location: Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma City

Planting Dates: Last week of May

Weather Conditions: Temperatures were warm, becoming consistently quite hot by mid-July. Some night time lows were in the 80s. August was rainy.

Best In Show: Capsicum annum ‘Purple Flash’ ornamental pepper–”with showy, purple spackled foliage.”

Top 5 Overall:

  1. Begonia ‘BIG Red with Bronze Leaf’ from Benary–”with BIG features all around.”
  2. Celosia ‘Garden Leader Higro Yellow’ from Grimes Seeds–”with a stately posture.”
  3. Impatiens ‘Super Elfin Salmon XP’ from PanAmerican Seed–”with exceptionally strong and consistent flowering.”
  4. Petunia ‘Mini-Me Red’ from Cohen Propagation Nurseries–”with compact yet vigorous and floriferous habit.”
  5. Zinnia ‘Zahara Coral Rose’ from PanAmerican Seed–”with a nice uniform mounding effect.”

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4 comments on “Oklahoma State University

  1. We will have a 27000 sq ft . Climate controlled building with overhead sprinklers, graded flooring set above a drainable sub floor
    seperated into 4 barns with 2 rooms in each barn.
    This is being used as a baby pig nursery until are contract runs out in 2010. We are looking for a new business to get into. And would be interested in getting into some kind of floriculture or olericulture investment. We are located in Grady County Oklahoma 9 miles south of Chickasha, Ok. off Hwy 81. Maybe the person who gets this email will know who’s eyes this needs to be in front of or can help me find the people I need to talk to. Please contact me for any more information on this.
    Thank you
    Dan Stovall

  2. We will have a 27000 sq ft . Climate controlled building with overhead sprinklers, graded flooring set above a drainable sub floor
    seperated into 4 barns with 2 rooms in each barn.
    This is being used as a baby pig nursery until are contract runs out in 2010. We are looking for a new business to get into. And would be interested in getting into some kind of floriculture or olericulture investment. We are located in Grady County Oklahoma 9 miles south of Chickasha, Ok. off Hwy 81. Maybe the person who gets this email will know who’s eyes this needs to be in front of or can help me find the people I need to talk to. Please contact me for any more information on this.
    Thank you
    Dan Stovall

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