2012 Fashion Show


The 2012 Fashion Show was January 8, 2012.

In addition to being on the runway in January, select Fashion Show plants received even more national promotion:

  • Select 2012 Fashion Show plants rocked the Nov/Dec issue of Horticulture Magazine! Check out the six-page spread here. Reprinted with permission of Horticulture; NovDec 2011 issue.
  • Select plants appeared in Garden Center Magazine's 5 page spread. Check out their spread here.
  • Select new plants were showcased in American Nurseryman's new plants issue. Check out their two-page spread here.


2012 Entries Include:

American Daylily

Lady Elizabeth Daylily

          

  • Developed by: RJ Roberson
  • Introduced by: American Daylily
  • Grown by: American Daylily



Applied Ecological Services / Bohn's Farm and Greenhouses

Bristleleaf Sedge

          

  • Carex eburnea
  • Introduced by: Applied Ecological Services & Bohn's Farm and Greenhouses
  • Grown by: Bohn's Farm and Greenhouses
  • Image from Scott Woodbury, Shaw Nature Reserve


Obovate beakgrain

          

  • Diarrhena obovata
  • Introduced by: Applied Ecological Services & Bohn's Farm and Greenhouses
  • Grown by: Applied Ecological Services, Inc.
  • Image from Scott Woodbury, Shaw Nature Reserve


Tollway Sedge

          

  • Carex praegracilis
  • Introduced by: Bohn's Farm and Greenhouses & Applied Ecological Services
  • Grown by: Bohn's Farm and Greenhouses
  • Image from Scott Woodbury, Shaw Nature Reserve


Ball Horticultural Company

Sombrero Salsa Red Echinacea

          


Akila Lavender Osteospermum

          


Akila Purple Osteospermum

          



Birds Botanicals

Firebird Moth Orchid

          

  • Doritoenopsis OX 'Firebird'
  • Developed by: OX Nursery
  • Introduced by: OX Nursery
  • Grown by: OX Nursery



Bluebird Nursery, Inc.

Walking or Cup Kalanchoe

          

  • Kalanchoe synsepala



Burpee Home Gardens

Burpee BOOST - Healing Hands

          

  • Lettuce Mix


Burpee BOOST - Gold Standard

          

  • cucumber


Burpee BOOST - Cherry Punch

          

  • tomato


Burpee BOOST - Solar Power

          

  • tomato


Burpee BOOST - Power Pops

          

  • tomato


Center Stage Impatiens

          

  • Impatiens walleriana


Pop Rocks Petunia

          

  • Petunia x hybrida
  • Developed & Grown by: PanAmerican Seed



Cedar Valley Nurseries

Rhapsody in PinkTM Crapemyrtle

          

  • Lagerstroemia indica 'WhitVIII'
  • Developed by: Lacebark, Inc.
  • Introduced by: Dr. Carl Whitcomb
  • Grown by: Cedar Valley Nurseries



The Conard Pyle Company

Boxwood 'Highlander'

          

  • Buxus sempervirens 'Highlander' PPAF
  • Developed by: Norman Cole; Cole Nurseries
  • Introduced by: The Conard-Pyle Company
  • Grown by: The Conard-Pyle Company


Sunshine DaydreamTM Hybrid Tea Rose

          

  • Rosa 'MeiKanaro' Sunshine Daydream PPTBS
  • Developed by Meilland International, France
  • Introduced by: The Conard-Pyle Company
  • Grown by: The Conard-Pyle Company



Fleming's Flower Fields

'Little Prince', Hardy Hibiscus

          

  • Hibiscus moscheutos, 'Little Prince'
  • Developed by: Fleming's Flower Fields
  • Introduced by: Fleming's Flower Fields
  • Grown by: Fleming's Flower Fields, Imperial Nurseries


Hardy Hibiscus, 'Strawberry Swirl'

          

  • Hibiscus moscheutos 'Strawberry Swirl'
  • Developed by: Fleming's Flower Fields
  • Introduced by: Monrovia Nursery and Fleming's Flower Fields
  • Grown by: Fleming's Flower Fields, Monrovia Nursery Co.



EuroAmerican Propagators

SUPERBELLS (R) Cherry Star

          

  • Calibrachoa hybrid
  • Developed by: Proven Winners
  • Introduced by: EuroAmerican Propagators
  • Grown by: EuroAmerican Propagators


Vogue (R) Ruby

          

  • Mandevilla hybrid
  • Developed by: Proven Winners
  • Introduced by: EuroAmerican Propagators
  • Grown by:EuroAmerican Propagators


Supertunia (R) White Russian

          

  • Petunia hybrid
  • Developed by: Proven Winners
  • Introduced by: EuroAmerican Propagators
  • Grown by: EuroAmerican Propagators


Home Run (R)

          

  • Rosa hybrid
  • Developed by: Proven Winners
  • Introduced by: EuroAmerican Propagators
  • Grown by: EuroAmerican Propagators


Superbena (R) Peachy Keen

          

  • Verbena hybrid
  • Developed by: Proven Winners
  • Introduced by: EuroAmerican Propagators
  • Grown by: EuroAmerican Propagators



Greenleaf Nursery Company

Urban Columnar Apple Series

          


Fire MasterTM Black Gum

          

  • Developed by: Greenleaf Nursery Company
  • Introduced by: Garden Debut(R)
  • Grown by: Greenleaf Nursery Company


Sweet TreatTM Lilac

          

  • Developed by: Greenleaf Nursery Company
  • Introduced by: Garden Debut(R)
  • Grown by: Greenleaf Nursery Company



Honey Creek Nursery

Whitewater Red Bud

          

  • Cercis Canadensis 'Whitewater'
  • Developed by: Dr. Dennis Werner
  • Introduced by: PlantHaven
  • Grown by: Honey Creek Nursery



J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co.

Redpointe (R) Maple

          


Royal Raindrops (R) Crabapple

          



LCN Selections

Weeping ExtraordinaireTM Double Flowering Cherry

          

  • Developed by: Jim Zampini, Lake County New Plants, LLC (Madison, OH)
  • Introduced by: LCN Selections (Perry, OH)
  • Grown by: Hans Nelson & Sons Nursery (Boring, OR); Haworth Nursery (Easton, OR); Carlton Plants (Dayton, OR);John Holmlund Nursery (Boring, OR)


BobbeeTM Compact Bayberry

          

  • Myrica pensylvanica 'Bobzam' BobbeeTM
  • Developed by: Jim Zampini, Lake County New Plants
  • Introduced by: LCN Selections, Inc.



Plant Development Services, Inc.

Encore(R) Azalea Autumn SunburstTM

          

  •  Developed by: Robert "Buddy" E. Lee
  • Introduced by: Plant Development Services, Inc. / Encore Azalea
  • Grown by: Encore(R) Azalea licensed grower group members


Southern Living Plant Collection MajestyTM Shrub Rose

          

  • Developed by: Bill Radler
  • Introduced by: Southern Living Plant Collection
  • Grown by: Southern Living Plant Collection Licensed Growers


Southern Living Plant Collection 'Orange Blossom Special' Dwarf Pomegranate

          

  • Developed by: Plant Introductions, inc.
  • Introduced by: Southern Living Plant Collection
  • Grown by: Southern Living Plant Collection Licensed Growers


Southern Living Plant Collection Emerald Snow(R) Loropetalum

          

  • Developed by: Robert "Buddy" E. Lee
  • Introduced by: Southern Living Plant Collection
  • Grown by: Southern Living Plant Collection Licensed Growers



PlantHaven, Inc.

Elephant Ears

          

  • Colocasia esculenta Royal Hawaiian (R) 'Black Coral'
  • Developed by: Dr. John Cho
  • Introduced by: PlantHaven, Inc.


Daphne

          

  • Daphne Eternal Fragrance ('Blafra')
  • Developed by: Robin White
  • Introduced by: PlantHaven, Inc.


Dianthus

          

  • Dianthus Promotional Line TM Starburst ('WP07YETIS') and Dianthus Promotional Line TM Silver STar ('WP10 HEL01')
  • Developed by: Whetman (R) Pinks, Ltd.
  • Introduced by: PlantHaven, Inc.


Blanket flower

          

  • Gaillardia 'Fanfare Blaze'
  • Developed by: Realflor: Richard Read, Keith Lintott
  • Introduced by: PlantHaven, Inc.


Hydrangea

          

  • Hydrangea macrophylla You-Me Passion ('RIE 4')
  • Developed by: Ryoji Irie
  • Introduced by: PlantHaven, Inc.


Pennisetum

          

  • Pennisetum 'Burgundy Bunny'
  • Developed by: Lorne Blackman
  • Introduced by: PlantHaven, Inc.



Plantpeddler

Monarch Ageratum Grande

          

  • Ageratum Monarch houstonianum Hybrid
  • Developed by: David Zlesak
  • Introduced by: Plantpeddler, Inc.
  • Grown by: Plantpeddler, Inc.


Monarch Ageratum Mediano

          

  • Ageratum Monarch houstonianum Hybrid
  • Developed by: David Zlesak
  • Introduced by: Plantpeddler, Inc.
  • Grown by: Plantpeddler, inc.



Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.

Sonic BloomTM Pink Weigela

          

  • Weigela florida 'Bokrasopih' ppaf, cbraf
  • Developed by: Boot Nursery
  • Introduced by: Proven Winners (R) ColorChoice (R)
  • Grown by: Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.


Lo & Behold(R) 'Lilac Chip' Butterfly Bush

          

  • Buddleia 'Lilac Chip' ppaf, cbraf
  • Developed by: Dr. Dennis Werner
  • Introduced by: Proven Winners(R) ColorChoice(R)
  • Grown by: Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.


Lo & Behold(R) 'Ice Chip' Butterfly Bush

          

  • Buddleia 'Ice Chip' ppaf, cbraf
  • Developed by: Dr. Dennis Werner
  • Introduced by: Proven Winners(R) ColorChoice(R)
  • Grown by: Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.



Walters Gardens, Inc.

Hosta

          

  • Hosta 'Wheee!' PPAF
  • Developed by: Bill Meyer
  • Introduced by: Walters Gardens and Proven Winners
  • Grown by: Walters Gardens, inc.