Show #9/5509. Plants Are Forgiving, Push The Envelope
Try New, different Plants
Jim shows Joe some plants that just a few years ago he would never have dreamed would have grown in St. Louis. For example, Camellia japonica 'April Tryst' would not have been grown outside here. But because of good plant breeding they now have several varieties of Camellias that they're now trying and they're doing well. In fact several weeks ago it was full of blooms.
By Terra Nova Nurseries,
Photographs courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries
Have you wondered how a "new" plant comes to market? We have. Many are born out of a specific breeding goal. Here is an interesting and informative article that provides a sneak peak a several new varieties.
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