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The Top Ten

This list shows the species/cultivars with the top 10 "All Season Average"....and if there are more than 10, well, look for ties. The plants with the very best scores are listed first. These were our best performers for the whole season!

species common name cultivar with quotes company HT DIA weeks in flower all season average early season average late season average number weeks above 3
Petunia 'Tidal Wave Hot Pink' BALL 15.0 36.0 16 4.9 4.8 5.0 16
Petunia 'Tidal Wave Silver' PA 15.0 36.0 16 4.7 4.6 4.9 16
Petunia 'Ruffle Pink' BFP 8.0 24.0 15 4.7 4.5 4.9 16
Impatiens (Double) 'Tioga Hot Pink' ECKE 24.0 32.0 16 4.7 4.5 4.9 16
Vinca '01BP19' AAS 18.0 29.0 16 4.7 4.4 4.9 16
Impatiens (Trailing) 'Fanfare Fuchsia' BFP 17.5 29.0 16 4.7 4.5 4.8 16
Vinca 'Blue Pearl' AAS 16.0 24.0 16 4.6 4.3 5.0 16
Portulaca 'Yubi Summer Joy Deep Rose' SAK 5.0 26.0 16 4.6 4.3 5.0 15
Petunia 'Double Wave Pink' BFP 7.0 16.0 16 4.6 4.3 5.0 15
New Guinea Impatiens 'Super Sonic Scarlet' FIS 19.0 19.0 16 4.6 4.4 4.8 16
New Guinea Impatiens 'Celebration Cherry Red' BFP 18.0 24.0 16 4.6 4.6 4.6 16
Impatiens (Trailing) 'Fanfare Lavender' BFP 19.5 27.0 16 4.6 4.5 4.7 16
Petunia 'Wave Misty Lilac' PA 7.5 34.0 16 4.6 4.3 4.8 16

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