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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.

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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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