‘Jaio Scarlet Eye’
Catharanthus roseus ‘Jaio Scarlet Eye’ is a distinct
rose-scarlet flower colour with a small white eye. There is no other
vinca with this flower colour. The two-inch, non-fading blooms cover
the handsome one-foot tall plants. ‘Jaio Scarlet Eye’ proved to
be heat and drought tolerant. This improved vinca is perfect for
gardeners who want season long garden colour with minimal garden
care. Easy-to-grow in a full sun garden or in patio containers.
Geranium F1 ‘Black Magic Rose’
unusual bicolor leaf pattern distinguishes ‘Black Magic Rose’
from all other hybrid geraniums. Each leaf has a black center with a
green leaf edge. The exceptionally dark foliage contrasts with the
bright rose florets and each floret has a small white eye. ‘Black
Magic Rose’ proved to be heat tolerant, flowering freely
throughout the growing season. A strong plant, ‘Black Magic Rose’
can be 10-14 inches tall and spread 14 to 18 inches depending upon
available nutrients and water. Best performance will occur in full
sun. ‘Black Magic Rose’ is perfect for container culture.
F1 ‘Ultima Morpho’
AAS Winner has a distinct bicolor design. The upper petals are
mid-blue with bright lemon yellow lower petals and rays or whiskers
radiate from the center. ‘Ultima Morpho’ is named after the
Morpho butterfly, which is blue and yellow. A slight variation may
occur in the pastel design but this adds to the variety appeal.
Recommended for spring or fall gardens, ‘Ultima Morpho’ proved
to be free flowering all season. Mature plants can spread 8 to 10
inches and attain a height of 5 to 8 inches. Excellent performance
in containers; maintain adequate moisture levels.
Cleome F1 ‘Sparkler
Blush’ flowers freely all season. The plants are covered with pink
flowers and are more refined, reaching only 3 feet tall and wide.
This smaller size allows gardeners to grow this old fashioned annual
in gardens with less space and not overwhelm the design. ‘Sparkler
Blush’ is easy-to-grow, needing only sun and nutrients in the
soil. Heat and drought tolerant, ‘Sparkler Blush’ is a carefree
plant. Adaptable to most soil types and growing conditions,
F1 ‘Tidal Wave Silver’
silvery white blooms with dark purple centers, ‘Tidal Wave Silver’
is distinct. Unlike other petunias, gardeners can decide the height
of the mature plant.
Wave Silver’ can attain heights of 2 to 3 feet if spaced closely
together, about 6 inches, and given support such as a trellis. If
plants are spaced a foot apart, the mounded, hedge-like plants will
reach 16 to 22 inches. Neither pinching nor pruning is needed for
flowers all season. Exhibiting excellent botrytis resistance and
rapid recovery in severe weather, ‘Tidal Wave Silver’ is also
adaptable to container culture.