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Each year we evaluate hundreds of plants for heat tolerance, flower production, plant uniformity, size, pest resistance, and overall landscape appeal. Review our research and recommendations below.

Research Trial Reports

2018 Annual Trials Report *NEW
2018 Best Plants Report *NEW
2017 Annual Trials Report
2016 Annual Trials
2015 Best Plants Report
2015 Annual Trials
2014 Best Plants Report
2014 Annual Trials
2013 Best Plants Report
2012 Best Plants Report
2011 Best Plants Report

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