AGERATUM A. houstonianum Floss Flower by 3K50Av1m

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									Advanced Bedding Plants
         2007


    Greenhouse Production
                                                             AGERATUM

                                                           A. houstonianum
                                                                   Floss Flower


Varieties: Blue Horizon, Blue Puffs, Field Series, Hawaii Series, High Tide Series, Leilani Blue
            Cloud Nine
Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Available Colors: Blue, Pink, and White

Container Types: Market packs

Uses: Landscape beds and borders

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
                Alyssum

    Lobularia maritima

Varieties: Aphrodite Formula Mix, Easter Bonnet Series, New Carpet of Snow, Snow Crystals,
            and Wonderland Series
Propagation: Seed

Available Colors: Blue, Pink, White, Purple, Copper, Citron (Creamy Yellow), and Mix

Container Types: Market packs

Uses: Beds, borders, and banks

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
                                                Fibrous Rooted Begonia

                                                  B. x semperflorens-
                                                        cultorum
                                                 Wax Begonia – Bronze
                                                         Leafed
Varieties: Cocktail Series, Harmony Series, Nightlife Series, Senator Series,

Propagation: Seed

Available Colors: Red, Pink. White, Rose, and Mix

Container Types: Market packs, pots, and combination planters

Uses: Landscape beds, borders, and planters

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Sensitive (46-50 degrees F)
     Fibrous Rooted Begonia

 B. x semperflorens-cultorum
 Wax Begonia – Green Leafed


Varieties: Ambassador Series, Prelude Series, Queen Series, and Super
            Olympia Series
Propagation: Seed

Available Colors: Pink, Red, White, Peach, Rose, and Mix

Container Types: Market packs, pots, and combination planters

Uses: Landscape beds, borders, and planters

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Sensitive (46-50 degrees F)
                                                          Celosia

                                                          C. cristata
                                                         Cockscomb



Varieties: Amigo Series, Jewel Box Mix, Prestige Scarlet, Castle Series, New Look
    Fresh Look Series, Geisha Mix, Gloria Series, Glow Series, and Kimono Series
Propagation: Seed

Available Colors: Orange, Red, Yellow, Purple, Cream, and Mix

Container Types: Market packs and pots

Uses: Landscape beds and combination planters

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Sensitive (45-50 degrees F)
                     Coleus

      C. x hybridus/Solenostemon
             scuttellariodes


Varieties: Kong Series, Black Dragon, Carefree Mix, Color Pride, Festive Dance,
           Rainbow Mix, Volcano, Wizard Series, and Wizard Sun Series
Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Yellow, Jade, Mosaic, Bronze, Deep Red, Rose, and Coral

Types Containers: Market packs and pots

Uses: Shady landscapes, combination planters, and specimen plants

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Sensitive (46-50 degrees F)
                                                               Dahlia
                                                            (Tuberous plant)
                                                             D. pinnata



Varieties: Dahlietta, Delicious, Melody and Figaro Series

Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Orange, Red, Violet, White, Yellow, and Mix

Container Types: Market packs and 4 ½ “ pots

Uses: Landscape beds and borders

Sensitivity to Frost: Semi-Cold Tolerant (40-45 degrees F)
              Dianthus

             D. barbatus




Varieties:Dynasty F1 Series, Corona Cherry Magic, Panda Mix, Super Parfait Series, Melody Series
          Valentine, Diamond Series, First Love, Floral Lace Series, Ideal Series, & Telestar Series
Propagation: Seed

Colors Available: White, Peach, Raspberry, Salmon, Picotee, Red, Violet, Pearl, and Mix

Container Types: Market packs and pots

Uses: Landscape beds and borders

Sensitivity to Frost: Semi-Cold Tolerant (40-45 degrees F)
                                                            Dusty Miller

                                                           Chrysanthemum
                                                            ptarmiciflorum


Varieties: Silver Lace, Cirrus, New Look, and Silverdust

Propagation: Seed

Colors Available: White

Container Types: Market packs and combination planters

Uses: Accent plants and landscape beds

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
                        Impatiens

                      I. walleriana

Varieties: Dazzler, Accent, Mosaic, Stardust, Super Elfin, SuperSeed, Xtreme,
Showstopper, Swirl, Tempo, Fiesta, Fusion, Fanciful, Carousel, and Circus Orange
and White
Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Pink, White, Red, Lavender, Red, Apricot, Burgundy, Orange, Swirl
                     and Frost
Container Types: Market packs, pouches, and hanging baskets

Uses: Shady landscape areas

Sensitivity to Frost: Semi-Cold Tolerant (40-45 degrees F)
                                                      Lobelia

                                                      L. erinus


Varieties: Springtime Blues Mix, Moon Series, Palace Series, Rapid White, Riviera
Mix, Cambridge Blue, Crystal Palace, Rosamund, Fountain, Sapphire, and Regatta
Series, Periwinkle Blue Improved, Waterfall
Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Blue, White, Lilac, Rose, and Mix

Container Types: Market packs and hanging baskets

Uses: Landscape beds and patriotic gardens

Sensitivity to Frost: Tender
           African Marigold

            Tagetes erecta


Varieties: Antigua Series, Gold Coin Series, Inca II Series, Jubilee Series, Lady
Series, Marvel Series, Perfection Series, Sweet Cream,
Propagation: Seed

Colors Available: Gold, Orange, Yellow, Cream, and Mix

Container Types: Market packs and pots

Uses: Landscape beds and garden borders

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
                                              French Marigold

                                                  Tagetes patula


Varieties: Aurora, Bonanza, Boy, Gate, Disco, Hero, Durango, Janie, Little Devil,
           Little Hero, Safari, SIgnata, Gem, Sunburst, and Zenith Extra
Propagation: Seed

Colors Available: Gold, Yellow, Red, Tangerine, Orange, Mahogany, and Mix

Container Types: Market packs and pots

Uses: Landscape beds and borders

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
                      Pansy

           Viola x wittrockiana



Varieties: Matrix, Samba Mix, Let Freedom Ring, Scaredy Cat, Accord Black Beauty,
Atlas, Bingo, Colossus, Contessa, Crown, Crystal Bowl, Delta, Dynamite, Fama,
Imperial, Majestic Giants, Panola, Rain, Supreme, Ultima Radiance, Whiskers, and Velvet Denim
Propagation: Seed

Colors Available: Purple, Orange, Pink, White, Bronze, Yellow, Gold, Red, and Mix

Container Types: Market packs, pots, hanging baskets, and Easter planters

Uses: Early – Shady landscape beds and combination planters

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
                                                            Petunia
                                                  Floribunda/Grandiflora/
                                                     Multifora Petunia
                                                        P x hybrida


Varieties: Madness, Double Madness, Daddy Series, Dream, Frost, Hulahoop Series,
Prism Sunshine, Storm Series, Supercascade Series, Suncatcher, Ruffle, Ultra Series, Carpet,
Celebrity, Fantasy, Double Cascade, and Pirouette Series
Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Red, White, Pink, Purple, Yellow, White, Blue, Burgundy, and Mix

Container Types: Market packs, hanging baskets, and combination planters

Uses: Landscape beds and borders

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
                 Portulaca

               P. grandiflora


Varieties: Tutti Frutti Mix, Margarita, Sundial, Tequilla, Calypso Mix, and Double Mix

Propagation: Seed

Colors Available: Yellow, White, Orange, Pink, Scarlet, Red, Apricot, and Mix

Container Types: Market packs

Uses: Landscape beds and banks

Sensitivity to Frost: Tender
                                                                     Salvia

                                                              Salvia argentea



Varieties: Artemis, Forest Fire, Lady in Red, Strata, Evolution Deep Violet, Blue Angel,
Patio Series, Empire II Series, Maestro, Fuego, Red Hot Sally II, Sizzler, Vista, Flare, and Bonfire
Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Purple, Red, White, Salmon, Burgundy, Blue, and Mix

Container Types: Market packs

Uses: Borders, sidewalk edges, and landscape beds

Sensitivity to Frost: Semi-Cold Tolerant (40-45 degrees F)
               Snapdragon

           Antirrhinum majus



Varieties: Bells, Chimes, Floral Showers, Montego, Snapshot, Freesong, La Bella, Liberty Classic,
Luminaire, Solstice, Speedy Sonnet, Playful, and Rocket

Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Yellow, White, Purple, Pink, Red, Orange, Merlot, and Apricot

Container Types: Market packs and pots

Uses: Edges, borders, and landscape beds

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
                                                        Viola

                                             Compact V. hybrida



Varieties: Cutie Pie, Etain, Gem Series, Penny, Princess, Rebel Series, Sorbet, Tiger
Eyes, Velour Series, Alpine Summer, Helen Mount, and Valentine
Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Blue, Purple, Pink, Orange, Yellow, Pink, and White

Container Types: Nursery pots

Uses: Shady landscape beds

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
              Abutilon
        (Chinese Lantern)

           A. x hybridum


Varieties: Bella F1 Series

Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Apricot, Pink, Red, White, Yellow, and Mix

Container Types: Hanging baskets and pots

Uses: Hanging Baskets, beds, borders, pots, and window boxes

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Sensitive (46-50 degrees F) Tropical
                                             Argyranthemum

                                       Argyranthemum x. hybrida



Varieties: Madiera, Butterfly, Pink Dwarf and Diana

Propagation: Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Pink, Yellow, White, Violet, and Pearl

Container Types: Hanging baskets and pots

Uses: Landscape beds, containers, and borders

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F) Hardy Zones 9 to 11
                 Bacopa




Varieties: Abunda and Bridal Bouquet

Propagation: Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: White and Blue

Container Types: Hanging baskets, combination planters, and pots

Uses: Landscape beds and baskets

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
                                                         Winged Begonia

                                                               B. x hybrida



Varieties: Baby Wings and Dragon Wing Series

Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Pink and White

Container Types: Pots, hanging baskets, and large decorative containers

Uses: Accent plants on patios and porches

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Sensitive (46-50 degrees F)
              Non Stop Begonia
              (Tuberous-rooted)

               B. x tuberhybrida


Varieties: Fortune, Go-Go Series, Illumination, Nonstop, Nonstop Mocca Series,
Panorama Series, and Pin-Up
Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Red, Orange, Yellow, Pink, White, and Mix

Container Types: 6” to 8” pots, and hanging baskets

Uses: Hanging baskets, porches and patios, and accent plants

Sensitivity to Frost: Tender
                                                             Brachycome



Varieties: Blue Swan River and Amethyst

Propagation: Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Blue and Purple

Container Types: Pots and hanging baskets

Uses: Landscape beds and hanging baskets

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F) Hardy in zones 9 to 11
             Calceolaria
        (Pocketbook Plant)

          C. herbeohybida


Varieties: Cinderella Mix

Propagation: Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Mix

Container Types: Pots and hanging baskets

Uses: Porches, patio containers, and accent plants

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
                                                          Calibrachoa



Varieties: Cabaret, Starlette, and Calimor

Propagation: Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Purple, Pink, Blue, Apricot, White, Pink, and Cherry

Container Types: Pots, hanging baskets, planters, and flower pouches

Uses: Porches, patios, landscape beds and borders

Sensitivity to Frost: Semi-Cold Tolerant (40-45 degrees F)
                        Chenille

                  Acalypha hispida



Varieties: Firetail

Propagation: Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Red

Container Types: Hanging baskets

Uses: Patios, porches, and baskets

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Sensitive (46-50 degrees F)
                                                              Diascia

                                                             D. barberae



Varieties: Wink, Whisper, and Danzinger

Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Orange, White, Pink, Cranberry, and Pink

Container Types: Pots, hanging baskets, and planters

Uses: Landscape beds, combination planters, and baskets

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold-Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
                     Gaura
               (Bee Blossom)

               G. lindheimeri



Varieties: Ballerina and Siskiyou Pink

Propagation: Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Rose and Blush

Container Types: Hanging baskets and planters

Uses: Patios, accent plants, and mix with perennials as borders

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
                                                         Gazania

                                                   G. splendens


Varieties: Daybreak F1 Series, Chansonette, Kiss, Kontiki Mix, Talent Mix, and Tiger
                    Mix
Propagation: Seed

Colors Available: Orange, Pink, White, Yellow, Bronze, and Mix

Container Types: Market packs

Uses: Landscape beds, borders, and patio planters

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Sensitive (46-50 degrees F)
                    Bracteantha
                   (Strawflower)

            Helichrysum bracteatum




Varieties: Dreamtime and Basket Bon Bon

Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Yellow, Pink, White, Copper, and Antique Shades

Container Types: Hanging baskets and pots

Uses: Dried flowers, accent plants, and landscape beds

Sensitivity to Frost: Tender
                                                   New Guinea Impatien

                                                                   I. hawkeri



Varieties: Fanfare, Celebration, and Celebrette

Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Purple, Red, Orange, White, Pink, and Pink Blush

Container Types: Hanging baskets, pots, beds, and planters

Uses: Patio planters, baskets, accent plants, and landscape beds

Sensitivity to Frost: Poor frost tolerance
                 Lamium




Varieties: Herman’s Pride, Jade Frost, Anne Greenaway, Beacon Silver, and White Nancy

Propagation: Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Blue/Green

Container Types: Hanging baskets and planters

Uses: Foliage - Landscape beds and combination containers, and shady groundcover

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
                                                                  Lantana

                                                           L. montevidensis



Varieties: Landmark, Lucky, Pinata Red, Dallas Red, New Gold, and Trailing

Propagation: Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Peach, White, Yellow, Gold, Purple, Red, Pink, and Peach

Container Types: Hanging baskets and planters

Uses: Baskets, accent plants, and combination planters

Sensitivity to Frost: Poor frost tolerance, best in hot dry areas of garden
              Osteospermum
                 (African Daisy)

                     O. hybrida


Varieties: Serenity and Passion Mix

Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: White, Purple, Pink, Lavender, and Sunburst

Container Types: Pots, hanging baskets, and planters

Uses: Patios, accent plants, and hanging baskets

Sensitivity to Frost: Semi-Cold Tolerant (40-45 degrees F)
                                            Wave Petunia

                                               P. x hybrida



Varieties: Wave, Easy Wave, and Tidal Wave

Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Purple, Red, Pink, Lavender, and White

Container Types: Pots, hanging baskets, and planters

Uses: Patios, hanging baskets, landscape beds and borders

Sensitivity to Frost: Hardy
                  Scaveola




Varieties: Blue Haze, Blue Horizon, Blue Ice, Blue Sky, Blue Ribbon, Bue Fan,
Crocodile Salvia, and Persian Shield Strobilanthes
Propagation: Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Blue, Lavender, and Purple

Container Types: Hanging baskets, window boxes, and pots

Uses: Patio planters, hanging baskets, and accent plants

Sensitivity to Frost: Poor frost tolerance
                                                    Torenia
                                               (Wishbone Flower


                                                  T. fournieri

Varieties: Clown Series, Duchess Series, and Moon

Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Pink, Purple, White, Yellow, and Burgundy

Container Types: Hanging baskets, market packs, and planters

Uses: Landscape beds, borders, rock gardens, and patio planters

Sensitivity to Frost: Tender
                Verbena

             V. bonariensis



Varieties: Buenos Aires, Finesse, Obsession Mix, Quartz Series, Santos Purple,
Imagination, Wildfire, Aztec, Aztec Magic, and Sterling Star
Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Red, White, Pink, Purple, Coral, and Lavender

Container Types: Hanging baskets and pots

Uses: Trellises and hanging baskets

Sensitivity to Frost: Hardy
                                                   Angelonia

                                                  A. angustifolia



Varieties: Serena F1 Series and Angel Mist

Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Pink, Purple, White, Stripe, and Mix

Container Types: Pots and hanging baskets

Uses: Hanging baskets and beds

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Sensitive (46-50 degrees F)
                    Geranium

          Pelargonium x hortorum




Varieties: BullsEye, Elite, Maverick, Appleblossom, Mulitbloom, Orange Appeal, Orbit,
Pinto, Raspberry Ripple, Score, Summer Showers, and Tornado
Propagation: Seed and Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Red, Pink, Purple, Salmon, White, Burgundy, and Mix

Container Types: 3 ½” to 4” pots

Uses: Borders, beds, and pots

Sensitivity to Frost: Moderate frost tolerance
                                                          Purslane




Varieties: Fairytale Series and Rio Series

Propagation: Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Apricot, Yellow, Red, Pink, and White

Container Types: Market packs and pots

Uses: Containers and groundcovers

Sensitivity to Frost: Cold Tolerant (32-39 degrees F)
                         Fuchsia

                         F. hybrida



Varieties: ShadowDancer, Angels Earrings, European Uprights, Golden Marinka, Sun
Ray, Autumnale, Moody Bluea, Royal Hawaiian
Propagation: Rooted Cutting

Colors Available: Purple, Red, and Pink

Container Types: Hanging baskets, pots, and combination planters

Uses: Beds and baskets

Sensitivity to Frost: Poor frost tolerance
               References
•   www.fernlea.com
•   www.twin-valley.com
•   www.ballfloraplant.com
•   www.ballseed.com
•   www.simplybeautifulgardens.com

								
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