2018 Welby Summer Flower Trial Winners

2018 Welby Summer Flower Trials

Arvada, CO: Welby Gardens, the exclusive grower of Hardy Boy Plants, works closely with breeders, brokers, and universities around the country along with important industry leaders to produce and test the newest and latest in plant genetics. For over 25 years, Welby has conducted extensive flower trials to evaluate the latest breeding of new products.

This year, Welby Gardens tested almost 1100 varieties in its trial gardens. Around 400 industry professionals were in attendance and voted on the trials.

Top 25:

  1. Delphinium Red Lark – Darwin Perennials
  2. Petunia Crazytunia Frisky Purple – Westhoff
  3. Verbena Empress Flair Burgundy Star – Dummen Orange
  4. Gomphrena Truffula Pink – Proven Winners
  5. Petunia Crazytunia Cosmic Purple – Westhoff
  6. Calibrachoa Chameleon Atomic Orange – Westhoff
  7. Dahlia City Lights Purple – Selecta one
  8. Begonia BK Collection Evi Bright Pink – Beekenkamp
  9. Verbena Firehouse White Improved – Ball FloraPlant
  10. Rudbeckia Rising Sun AS Chestnut Gold – Green Fuse Botanicals
  11. Petunia Ray Black – Danziger
  12. Begonia Solenia Apricot – Beekenkamp
  13. Begonia Scentiment Sunrise – Dummen Orange
  14. Coreopsis Super Star – Darwin Perennials
  15. Dahlia Lubega Dark Orange – Benary+
  16. Fuchsia Beacon Red & Blue – Benary+
  17. Begonia elatior Iconia Portofino Citrix – Dummen Orange
  18. Calibrachoa Chameleon Blueberry Scone – Westhoff
  19. Petunia Ray Pistachio Cream – Danziger
  20. Salvia farinacea Farina Blue – Benary+
  21. Zinnia Zany Rose Picotee – Dummen Orange
  22. Petunia Headliner Night Sky – Selecta one
  23. Petunia Surprise Green Tambourine – Dummen Orange
  24. Begonia Solenia Dark Orange – Beekenkamp
  25. Coleus Main Street Rodeo Drive – Dummen Orange