Pentas lanceolata -Egyptian Star Cluster, Pentas. As in years past, these did poorly in both Fargo and Dickinson. 'New Look Red' was the top performer in Fargo and Dickinson.

Fargo Dickinson
July 24 September 1 July 12 August 26 Comments
Hgt. Spr. Hgt. Spr. Hgt. Spr. Hgt. Spr.
New Look Pink-Ben 2-4" 4" 2-6" 4-6" 2-3" 2-3" 4-6" 4-6" Fargo - One of the nicer groups in July, not uniform in September

Dickinson - Poor, only one plant bloomed all season
New Look Red-Ben 2-4 4 2-6 2-6 2 2 4 6 F - Best of the group all season but still not very vigorous or floriferous

D - No vigor early; best of the group by August
New Look Rose-Ben 2 2 2-4 2-4 2 2 4 4-6 F - Poor, no vigor

D - Not blooming in July, a few bright pink flowers by August
New Look Violet-Ben 2 2 4 4 1 1 2 4 F - Poor, no vigor although was very uniform in September

D - Poor, no vigor
New Look White-Ben 2-4 2-4 2-6 2-6 2 2 4 6 F - Poor, no vigor

D - Poor, not blooming in July