2013 Field Trial Results: University of Tennessee (Jackson)

2013 Field Trial Results: University of Tennessee (Jackson)


Capsicum 'NuMex Twilight'

Capsicum ‘NuMex Twilight’


University of Tennessee, Trial Location #2, Jackson, Tenn.

Unusual weather conditions prevailed in the University of Tennessee’s second trials location as well, due to abnormally high amounts of rainfall. Jackson is located between Memphis and Nashville.Temperatures were also slightly cooler than normal, with only a few days reaching more than 90°F. Average maximum temperature was 1.6 degrees lower than the historical average.

Top Performers:

Angelonia ‘AngelMist Spreading Dark Purple’
Artemisia ‘Parfum d’Ethiopia’
Capsicum ‘NuMex Twilight’
Catharanthus ‘Titan Burgundy Improved’ (vinca)
Dendranthema ‘Fireworks Igloo’
Echinacea ‘Colorburst Orange’
Impatiens ‘Divine Orange Bronze Leaf’
Pelargonium ‘Timeless Orange’
Verbena ‘Superbena Violet Ice’