Pelargonium x hortorum-Geranium. In Fargo, these did very poorly this summer. In July they were pale and lacking vigor and by August they weren't much better. In Dickinson, however, they did very well; most got top ratings in July and all did in August.

Fargo Dickinson
Geranium July 24 September 1 July 12 August 26 Comments
Hgt. Spr. Hgt. Spr. Hgt. Spr. Hgt. Spr.
Maverick Coral-GS 10-12" 10-12" 10-12" 10-12" -- -- -- -- Fargo - Deep red coral; Did alright all season

Dickinson - Not tested
Maverick Light Salmon-GS 10-12 8-12 10-12 8-12 -- -- -- -- F - Pale pink; Did alright-one of the nicer groups in September

D - Not tested
Maverick Pink-GS 10-12 10-12 10-12 10-12 10-12" 10-12" 12-15" 12-15" F - Pink; Did alright, one of the nicer groups all season

D - Nice color, good bloom, vigorous and healthy all season
Maverick Red-GS 8-10 8-10 8-10 8-10 -- -- -- -- F - Red; Didn't bloom well all season

D - Not tested
Maverick Salmon-GS 10-12 8-10 10-12 8-10 -- -- -- -- F - Pinkish coral; Did alright in July, was one of the nicer ones in Sept.

D - Not tested
Maverick Scarlet-GS 10 10-12 8-10 8-10 10-12 10-12 12-15 15-18 F - Orange red; Bright flowers but not blooming much in September

D - Good bloom all season, healthy, vigorous, showy
Maverick Star-GS 10-15 10-15 10-15 10-15 ( ) ( ) 15-18 18-20 F - Two tone light and dark pink; Most vigorous of geraniums in Fargo

D - Missing data for July but very nice in August-showy, healthy, etc.
Maverick Violet-GS 8-10 10-12 8-10 10-12 -- -- -- -- F - Fuchsia; Blooming well in July but declined by September

D - Not tested
Maverick White-GS 8-10 8-10 8-10 10-12 -- -- -- -- F - Did alright all season

D - Not tested
Multibloom Capri-GS 8-10 8-10 4-6 6-10 6-8 6-10 8-10 10-12 F - Coral; No vigor but lots of flowers in July, poor bloom in Sept.

D - Not as vigorous as others early but nice in August with good bloom