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Perennial Plants of the Year

Each year the Perennial Plant Association members chose a plant of the year, one that performs well across the country.  How well do you know past winners? Match the cultivar with its genus (winning year).   answers below.
 
1.  Hakonechloa (2009)       a. 'Aureola'
2.  Geranium (2008) b. 'Firewitch'
3. Nepeta (2007) c. 'Rozanne'
4. Dianthus (2006) d. 'David'
5. Leucanthemum (2003) e. 'Walker's Low'
6. Phlox (2002) f. 'May Night'
7. Calamagrostis (2001) g. 'Sprite'
8. Scabiosa (2000) h. 'Butterfly Blue'
9. Salvia (1997) i. 'Becky'
10. Astilbe (1994) j. 'Karl Foerster'

 

Answers:

1.a

2. c

3. e

4. b

5. i

6. d

7. j

8. h

9. f

10. g



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