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Proven Winners

Proven Winners® is the leading brand of high quality flowering plants in North America. The goals of Proven Winners are to introduce the best, most unique, high performing plants, to produce them under the highest quality standards, and to market the plants innovatively. Proven Winners® plants are unsurpassed in terms of flowering, growth habit, disease resistance, and garden performance. For a list of retailers that offer Proven Winners® products or to buy plants online, please visit www.provenwinners.com.

The P. Allen Smith Platinum Collection

The P. Allen Smith Platinum Collection of annuals, perennials and shrubs features 35 outstanding varieties from Proven Winners®. These are plants we grow at the Garden Home Retreat with amazing results. The goal of this Collection is to inspire passionate and casual gardeners alike to grow beautiful gardens.

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Superbena® Royale Chambray Verbena

Superbena® Royale Chambray Verbena

Plant Superbena® Royal Chambray in a spot where you can watch all the butterflies that visit the blooms. The plant has a graceful trailing habit that looks lovely at the edge of a bed or cascading over the edge of a container.
Annual except in zones 8 and 11; full sun; mounding habit; 6 – 10 inches tall.

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Luscious® Bananarama Lantana

Luscious® Bananarama Lantana

This trouble-free flowering plant loves to sunbathe in the heat and thrives in dry soil. To get optimal performance, give it a little plant food midsummer, just to give it a boost. The saturated yellow blooms will attract butterflies and hummingbirds.

Annual except in zones 10 - 11; full sun; mounding habit; 18 to 30 inches tall.

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Superbena® Royale Peachy Keen Verbena

Superbena® Royale Peachy Keen Verbena

This elegant salmon and coral colored Superbena® is vigorous as well as heat, drought and mildew tolerant. While always great in containers as a spiller, this Verbena is also "peachy keen" in landscape beds too. Just an application of an organic fertilizer or amending with compost is enough to keep Superbena® Peachy Keen happy and blooming its heads off. Annual except in zones 8 - 11; full sun; mounding habit; 6 - 10 inches tall.

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Luscious® Berry Blend™ Lantana

Luscious® Berry Blend™ Lantana

The birds, butterflies and hummingbirds love this confection of a flower, plus it thrives on neglect. Vibrant berry pink and yellow flowers are heat and drought tolerant too. In fact if this plant ever attended high school, it would be voted "most likely to thrive." Luscious® Berry Blend™ will also tolerate less than ideal soils and doesn't need to be deadheaded.

Annual except in zones 10 - 11; full sun; mounding habit; 18 to 30 inches tall.

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Supertunia® Pretty Much Picasso Petunia

Supertunia® Pretty Much Picasso Petunia

This is one of those flowers that everyone will ask you about. Hot pink blooms edged in chartreuse are borne on robust plants.
Annual except in zones 10 and 11; full sun; trailing habit; 8 – 12 inches tall.

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'Sweet Caroline Raven' Ipomoea

'Sweet Caroline Raven' Ipomoea

Rich and dark, the purple foliage adds instant intrigue wherever it's planted, and it won't take over the garden!

Annual; full sun or partial shade; trailing habit; 6 – 8 inches tall.

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GoldDust™ Mecardonia

GoldDust™ Mecardonia

GoldDust™ is an outstanding seasonal groundcover or container plant with yellow Nemesia–like flowers from May through October. The blooms are both plentiful and ready to stand up to even the most serious heat wave!
Annual except in zones 9 – 11, full sun or partial shade; trailing habit; 2 – 5 inches tall.

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'Sweet Caroline Light Green' Ipomoea

'Sweet Caroline Light Green' Ipomoea

The brilliant foliage of Sweet Caroline Light Green makes for a great contrast in the garden. Sweet Caroline stays compact so it is won't overwhelm companion plants.

Annual except in zones 10 – 11, full sun or partial shade; trailing habit; 6 – 8 inches tall.

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Supertunia® Vista Bubblegum

Supertunia® Vista Bubblegum

If Petunias have been a risky venture for you in the past Supertunia® Vista Bubblegum is a variety that is sure to change your mind. Instead of fading or growing leggy through the summer, Supertunia® Petunias are disease resistant, self-cleaning and floriferous with sturdy stems. Supertunia® Vista Bubblegum is a knock out in the garden, producing medium pink blooms all summer, even during periods of heat and drought.
Annual except in zones 10 and 11; full sun; mounding habit; 16 to 24 inches tall.

Goldilocks Rocks™ Bidens

Goldilocks Rocks™ Bidens

Vigorous, heat and drought tolerant; bright gold flowers from spring to fall, a knockout in the landscape. Plant in multiples for a bold splash of yellow. The trailing habit puts this plant on the top of the list for hanging baskets.
Annual except in zones 9 – 11; full sun; mounding habit; 12 – 14 inches tall.

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Laguna™ Sky Blue Lobelia

Laguna™ Sky Blue Lobelia

Laguna™ Sky Blue Lobelia produces the most charming blue flowers in billowing masses that cascade over the edges of hanging baskets and containers. It is a heat tolerant Lobelia so the blooms continue well into the summer even in regions where summer temperatures are hot.

Annual except in zones and 11; full sun to partial shade, mounding habit; 4 to 8 inches tall.

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Angelface® Blue Angelonia

Angelface® Blue Angelonia

With the Angelface® series the promise of Angelonia has finally been fulfilled. Super saturated bloom color, extra sturdy stems and high heat tolerance make this plant a must have for the garden. Spires of bloom reach 18 to 24 inches tall. It is a great choice for adding height and continuous summer color to flower borders and containers.

Annual; full fun to partial shade; upright habit; 18 to 24 inches tall.

Superbells® Cherry Star

Superbells® Cherry Star

This cherry-red stunner is the perfect filler for containers or window boxes. The "star" is the yellow pattern in the center of the bloom. Cherry Star thrives in full sun, is very low maintenance and attracts hummingbirds.

Annual; full sun; mounding or trailing habit; 6 to 10 tall; trails to 24 inches.

Senorita Rosalita® Cleome

Senorita Rosalita® Cleome

Senorita™ Rosalita is odorless and thornless with sterile flowers, which means they don't produce seeds; all qualities that add to its appeal for many gardeners. The lavender pink blossoms are produced all along the stem, not just at the top. The heat and drought tolerance make this Senorita a must have for gardeners watching their water usage.

Annual except in zones 8 - 11; full sun; upright habit; 24 to 48 inches tall.

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Snowstorm® Giant Snowflake® Bacopa

Snowstorm® Giant Snowflake® Bacopa

Bacopa is a choice plant for hanging baskets and containers. It is so floriferous one can scarcely detect the plant under the cover of all the blooms. True to the name this variety of Bacopa has larger than normal, clear white flowers.

Annual except in zones 9 - 11; full sun to partial shade; cascading; 4 to 8 inches.

'Empress Wu' Hosta

'Empress Wu' Hosta

'Empress Wu' is a jaw dropper. When my guests see the size of her 18" wide leaves and flowers floating on 5 foot tall stems, they are wowed. 'Empress Wu' will be a tremendous focal point in your shade or woodland garden.

Perennial; zones 3a - 9b; shade to partial shade; mounding habit; 36 to 48 inches tall; 60 to 72 inches wide.

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Surefire™ Series Begonias

Surefire™ Series Begonias

This begonia will thrive anywhere in the garden - full sun, partial shade to full shade. The upright habit and large blooms offer interest to containers and flower beds. Rose produces large pink blooms and bronze foliage. Red blooms red with green foliage.

Annual; full sun to shade; cascading habit; 12 to 24 inches tall.

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'Cheyenne Sky' Switch Grass

'Cheyenne Sky' Switch Grass

A chameleon in the garden. Over the course of the summer the blue-green foliage turns wine red. By the beginning of fall the entire clump is drenched in color. The flower panicles are deep purple. Compact 3 foot height makes it easier to work into home gardens and combo containers.

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'Banana Cream' Leucanthemum

'Banana Cream' Leucanthemum

Huge 5 inch wide flowers on plants that are just 15 - 18 inches tall. The flowers open lemon yellow, brighten to light butter yellow and mature to creamy white. Blooms for most of the summer.

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Superbells® Lemon Slice Calibrachoa

Superbells® Lemon Slice Calibrachoa

This totally unique color pattern has never seen before in Calibrachoa. Each bloom displays a crisp yellow and white pinwheel.Low-maintenance with no deadheading needed makes these a perfect annual in my book.

Annual; full sun to partial shade; cascading habit; 7 to 10 inches tall.

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Superbells® Yellow Chiffon Calibrachoa

Superbells® Yellow Chiffon Calibrachoa

As light and delicate as its namesake fabric, the butter yellow blooms are soft and versatile enough to play will in both warm and cool colors combinations. It has a trailing habit with healthy foliage and tons of blooms.

Annual; full sun to partial shade; cascading habit; 7 to 10 inches tall.

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Diamond Delight™ Euphorbia

Diamond Delight™ Euphorbia

The vigourous double flowers appear from spring through fall Diamond Delight&trade has a tight, mounding habit that is beautiful planted en masse or alongside other low-growing bloomers like Supertunia® Bordeaux Petunias.

Annual; full sun to partial shade; mounding habit; 8 to 12 inches tall.

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'Primal Scream' Daylily

'Primal Scream' Daylily

This award winning variety has spectacular 7.5 – 8.5 inch, glimmering tangerine orange, gold dusted blossoms. It’s a show stopper! 34 inches tall.

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Supertunia® Bordeaux Petunia

Supertunia® Bordeaux Petunia

From spring until the first autumn freeze this Petunia will produce wave upon wave of blooms that are pale pink with a dark plum throat and veins. The plant has a cascading habit so it is especially beautiful planted in containers.

Annual except in zones 10 and 11; full sun; cascading habit; 6 to 10 inches tall.

Snow Princess® Lobularia

Snow Princess® Lobularia

If there's one new plant that should be on everyone's list, it's Snow Princess®, a unique breakthrough in the genus for heat tolerance and extended season performance. This sterile Lobularia is extremely vigorous, and because it puts no energy into setting seed it has an incredibly long bloom time. In fact, in trials in Florida, Snow Princess® displayed mounds of fragrant, white blooms from January through July. Is a perfect filler for flower bed combinations.

Annual; full sun to partial shade; mounding; 4 to 6 inches.

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Superbells® Pomegranate Punch

Superbells® Pomegranate Punch

The hummingbirds love this Calibrachoa with its sultry velvet red blooms and yellow throat. This plant loves full dun and well-draining soil. Particularly suited for containers, window boxes and hanging baskets.

Annual; full sun; mounding or trailing habit; 6 to 10 tall; trails to 24 inches.

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Summerific™ 'Cranberry Crush' Hibiscus

Summerific™ 'Cranberry Crush' Hibiscus

A colossus in the Garden! Summerific™ 'Cranberry Crush' has extraordinary 7-8" flowers of dusky burgundy, is a compact grower, and a profuse bloomer even into the fall. Its flowers are irresistible to hummingbirds. I have a HUGE crush on them too! Summerific™ 'Cranberry Crush' is a great landscape plant that adds a dash of bright color, great in groupings and awesome in perennial or shrub borders. Summerific™ 'Cranberry Crush' will look great in your garden all summer.

Perennial zones 4a - 9b; full sun to partial shade; upright habit; 36 to 48 inches tall and 48 to 60 inches wide.

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