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Create Beautiful, Yet Edible Spa
By mixing flowers with edibles, gardeners with limited spaces can have their beauty and eat it, too! Even if there’s only
Not Just New. Improved.
room for containers or a small balcony garden, budding growers can create a space that is both functional and ornamental.
To get the most bang for your buck, consider edible flowers like nasturtiums or marigolds. The possibilities are endless. Stronger growth, a more vivid display of color, a tidier shape,
reliable disease resistance – these are all traits we are selecting for as we trial new Proven Winners varieties.
Why? Because these efforts result
in a more beautiful, satisfying
experience for our gardening fans, and that makes
it all worthwhile.
Here is a small
Mixing Platinum Plants with Edibles
Planting pollinator-friendly flowers along with edibles in the garden has the dual effect of adding beauty and attracting bees, butterflies, and other insects that will help edibles produce more fruits and vegetables.
Choosing plants that bloom longer and are disease resistant can help support the local ecosystem.
SUPERTUNIA® PICASSO IN PURPLETM Petunia Improvement: Awesome color, picture perfect
PLAYIN’ THE BLUES® Salvia snapshot of what
COLORBLAZE® KEYSTONE KOPPER® Coleus and Tomatoes
COLORBLAZE® ROYAL GLISSADE® and Chinese Eggplant
COLORBLAZE® LIME TIMETM Coleus and Tomatoes
and Cheese Peppers we’ve improved
on this year.
Find all our new plants this year featured on beauty.provenwinners.com/new-2017.
ANGELFACE® Perfectly Pink Angelonia Improvement: Flower power
Se®arch all of our North American trial sites LUSCIOUS Marmalade Lantana COLORBLAZE
®®®® ROYAL GLISSADE TMCOLORBLAZE APPLE BRANDY
online at www.provenwinners.com/trials.
QUICKSILVER Artemisia
Coleus and Poblano Peppers
and Eggplant and Cheese Peppers
Improvement: Greater vigor
SUPERBELLS® HOLLYWOOD STARTM Calibrachoa Improvement: Earlier spring blooms
SUPERBELLS® MORNING STARTM Calibrachoa
Improvement: New color for star-patterned Calibrachoa
Sweet Caroline Sweetheart JET BLACKTM Ipomoea
Improvement: Sunproof, small to no potatoes develop
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GRACEFUL GRASSES® PRINCE TUTTM Cyperus papyrus
Improvement: Perfectly proportioned and much sturdier
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