2003 TOP PERFORMERS  
  Top performers are those that received a *, **, or *** during either evaluation time as seen on the 'Height and Spread Measurements Table' on pages 10-22.  
  Fargo-Top Performers Fargo-Top Performers  
  July 21 September 3,4  
  Agastache 'Honey Bee Blue'  D. barbatus 'Amazon Rose Magic' Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Dark Red' Salvia coccinea 'Forest Fire' Agastache 'Heather Queen' Catharanthus 'Jaio Dark Red'  
  Ageratum 'Blue Horizon'  D. barbatus 'Dynasty Purple'  Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Lavender' S. farinacea 'Victoria'  Agastache 'Blue Spike' Catharanthus 'Jaio Scarlet Eye'  
  Ageratum 'Leilani Blue'  D. barbatus 'Dynasty Red' Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Light Pink' S. horminum 'Marble Arch Mix'  Agastache 'Golden Jubilee' Catharanths 'Stardust Orchid'  
  Antirrhinum 'Bells Mix' D. barbatus 'Dynasty White Blush' Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Magenta'  Senecio cineraria 'Cirrus' Agastache rupestins Catharanthus 'Sunstorm Apricot'  
  Antirrhinum 'LaBella Mixture' D. chinensis 'Corona Cherry Magic' Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Salmon Rose' Senecio 'Silverdust' Agastache 'Honey Bee Blue' Catharanthus 'Sunstorm Lilac'  
  Arctotis venusta  D. chinensis 'Panda Mix' Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Scarlet' Tagetes erecta 'Antigua Yellow' Agastache 'Honey Bee White' Catharanthus 'Sunstorm Orchid'  
  Begonia 'Ambassador Mix' D. chinensis 'Valentine' Pelargonium 'Shiva 2003' T. erecta 'Inca II Gold' Ageratum 'Azure Pearl' Catharanthus 'Sunstorm White w/Eye'  
  Begonia 'Harmony Pink Improved' Gaillardia 'Sundance Bicolor' Pelargonium 'Tango Neon Purple' T. erecta 'Inca II Orange' Ageratum 'Fields Blue' Celosia cristata 'Prestige Scarlet'  
  Begonia 'Harmony White Improved' Gypsophila 'Gypsy' Pelargonium 'Tango Pink' T. erecta 'Inca II Primrose' Alcea 'Queeny Purple' C. plumosa 'Fresh Look Red'  
  Begonia 'Olympia Sprint Mix Improved' Helianthus 'Ring of Fire' Petunia 'Bravo Lavender' T. erecta 'Inca II Yellow' Asarina 'Joan Lorraine' C. plumosa 'Fresh Look Yellow'  
  Begonia 'Olympia Sprint Pink' Impatiens hawkerii 'Sonic Amethyst' Petunia 'Bravo Salmon Improved' T. erecta 'Perfection Gold' Asarina 'Mystic Pink' C. plumosa 'Glow Carmine'  
  Begonia 'Olympia Sprint Rose' I. hawkerii 'Sonic Orange' Petunia 'Bravo White' T. patula 'Bonanza Bolero'  Asclepias 'Red Butterfly' C. plumosa 'New Look'  
  Begonia 'Prelude Pink Improved' I. hawkerii 'Sonic Pink'  Petunia 'Celebrity Chiffon Morn' T. patula 'Bonanza Gold'  Asclepias 'Silky Gold' C. spicata 'Purple Flamingo'  
  Begonia 'Prelude Scarlet Improved' I. hawkerii 'Sonic Salmon Ice' Petunia 'Celebrity Niagara Mix' T. patula 'Bonanza Harmony' Asclepias 'Silky Red' Cleome 'Sparkler Blush'  
  Begonia 'Prelude White Improved' I. hawkerii 'Super Sonic Cherry Cream'  Petunia 'Double Cascade Orchid Mix' T. patula 'Bonanza Mix' Begonia 'Harmony Pink Improved' Cleome 'Sparkler Lavender'  
  Begonia 'Queen Red' I. hawkerii 'Super Sonic Coral Ice 2003' Petunia 'Dreams Mix Patriot' T. patula 'Bonanza Orange' Begonia 'Harmony Scarlet Improved' Cleome 'Sparkler White'  
  Begonia 'Vodka'  I. hawkerii 'Super Sonic Lavender' Petunia 'Fantasy Carmine' T. patula 'Durango Bolero' Begonia 'Harmony White Improved' Cobaea 'Key Lime'  
  Calendula 'Touch of Red' I. hawkerii 'Super Sonic Magenta' Petunia 'Fantasy Crystal Light Salmon' T. patula 'Durango Red' Begonia 'Olympia Sprint Mix Improved' Cobaea 'Royal Plum'  
  Catharanthus 'Big Ruby'  I. hawkerii 'Super Sonic Orchid' Petunia 'Fantasy Crystal Red' T. patula 'Durango Tangerine'  Begonia 'Olympia Sprint Pink' Dianthus barbatus 'Amazon Neon Cherry'   
  Catharanthus 'Cooler Lavender Halo' I. hawkerii 'Super Sonic Peach' Petunia 'Fantasy Pink' Verbena bonariensis  Begonia 'Olympia Sprint Red' D. barbatus 'Amazon Neon Purple'  
  Catharanthus 'Cooler Orchid Deep' Ipomoea (Firecracker Vine) Petunia 'Fantasy Pink Morn' Verbena 'Crystal Ball Mix' Begonia 'Olympia Sprint Rose' D. barbatus 'Amazon Rose Magic'   
  Catharanthus 'Stardust Orchid' Lablab  (Hyacinth Bean) Petunia 'Fantasy Red' Verbena 'Liberty For All' Begonia 'Prelude Pink Improved' D. barbatus 'Dynasty Purple'   
  Catharanthus 'Sunstorm Orchid' Lobularia 'Golf' Petunia 'Fantasy Rose' Verbena 'Merlot Mix Improved' Begonia 'Prelude Scarlet Improved' D. barbatus 'Dynasty Red'   
  Celosia cristata 'Prestige Scarlet' Lobularia 'Snow Crystals' Petunia 'Fantasy Salmon' Verbena 'Quartz Burgundy' Begonia 'Queen Red' D. barbatus 'Dynasty White Blush'   
  C. plumosa 'Fresh Look Red' Melampodium 'Lemon Delight' Petunia 'Limbo Violet' Zinnia angustifolia 'Crystal Orange' Begonia 'Victory Green Leaf Mix' D. chinensis 'Melody Pink'   
  C. plumosa 'Fresh Look Yellow'  Monarda 'Lambada' Petunia 'Merlin Blue Morn' Z. angustifolia 'Crystal White'   Begonia 'Vodka' D. chinensis 'Panda Mix'   
  C. plumosa 'Glow Carmine'  Pelargonium 'Black Magic' Petunia 'Pirouette Red' Z. angustifolia 'Crystal Yellow'   Brassica 'Peacock Mix' Gaillardia 'Red Plume'   
  C. plumosa 'New Look' Pelargonium 'Black Velvet Rose' Petunia 'PrimeTime Blue' Z. elegans 'Benary's Giant Mix' Capsicum 'Chilly Chili' Gaillardia 'Sundance Bicolor'  
  C. spicata 'Flamingo Feather' Pelargonium 'Flamingo' Petunia 'PrimeTime Carmine' Z. elegans 'Giant Cactus Mix' Capsicum 'Explosive Blast' Hypoestes 'Confetti Mix'   
  C. spicata 'Purple Flamingo' Pelargonium 'Holiday Red Blizzard' Petunia 'PrimeTime Pink' Z. elegans 'Peter Pan Mix' Catharanthus 'Big Ruby' Impatiens hawkerii 'Sonic Light Lavender'  
  Cleome 'Sparkler Blush'  Pelargonium 'Holiday Rose' Petunia 'PrimeTime Pink Morn' Z. elegans 'Short Stuff Mix'  Catharanthus 'Cooler Lavender Halo' I. hawkerii 'Sonic Pastel 2003'  
  Cleome 'Sparkler Lavender' Pelargonium 'Maverick Coral' Petunia 'Prism Sunshine' Z. hybrid 'Profusion Cherry'  Catharanthus 'Cooler Orchid Deep' I. hawkerii 'Sonic Red 2003'  
  Coreopsis 'Mahogany Midget' Pelargonium 'Maverick Scarlet' Petunia 'Tidal Wave Purple' Z. hybrid 'Profusion Orange'  Catharanthus 'Cooler Rose Hot' I. hawkerii 'Sonic Scarlet Blush'  
  Cosmos 'Bright Lights' Pelargonium 'Maverick Star' Rudbeckia 'Autumn Colors'    Catharanthus 'First Kiss Icy Pink' I. hawkerii 'Super Sonic Cherry Cream'  
  Cosmos 'Cosmic Orange' Pelargonium 'Maverick Violet' Rudbeckia'Prairie Sun'   Catharanthus 'First Kiss Pink' I. hawkerii 'Super Sonic Peach'  
  Dianthus barbatus 'Amazon Neon Cherry'  Pelargonium 'Purple Blizzard' Rudbeckia 'Toto'   Catharanthus 'First Kiss Rose' I. wallerana 'Stardust Salmon'  
  D. barbatus 'Amazon Neon Purple'  Pelargonium 'Purple Dream' Rudbeckia 'Toto Gold'   Catharanthus 'First Kiss Ruby' Ipomoea (Moon Vine)   
  Fargo-Top Performers Dickinson-Top Performers Williston-Top Performers  
  September 3,4 (cont.) July 9 August 30 July 10  
  Ipomoea (Firecracker Vine)  Petunia 'Fantasy Pink' Begonia 'Harmony Pink Improved' Agastache 'Golden Jubilee' Begonia 'Harmony Pink Improved' Portulaca 'Sundial Peach'  
  Ipomoea (Cardinal Climber)  Petunia 'Fantasy Pink Morn' Begonia 'Harmony Scarlet Improved' Alcea 'Queeny Purple'  Begonia 'Harmony Scarlet Improved'  Rudbeckia 'Autumn Colors'   
  Ipomoea  (Cypress Vine) Petunia 'Fantasy Red' Begonia 'Harmony White Improved' Alternanthera 'Purple Knight' Begonia 'Harmony White Improved'  Rudbeckia 'Cherokee Sunset'  
  Lablab (Hyacinth Bean) Petunia 'Fantasy Rose' Begonia 'Prelude Pink Improved' Begonia 'Harmony Pink Improved' Begonia 'Olympia Sprint Pink'  Rudbeckia 'Prairie Sun'   
  Limonium 'Soiree Mix'  Petunia 'Limbo Violet' Begonia 'Prelude Scarlet Improved' Begonia 'Harmony Scarlet Improved'  Begonia 'Prelude Pink Improved'  Rudbeckia 'Toto Gold'  
  Melampodium 'Lemon Delight' Petunia 'Madness Magenta' Begonia 'Prelude White Improved' Begonia 'Harmony White Improved'  Dianthus barbatus 'Amazon Neon Purple'  Rudbeckia 'Toto Lemon'  
  Melampodium 'Million Gold' Petunia 'Madness Waterfall Mix' Dianthus barbatus 'Amazon Rose Magic' Begonia 'Prelude Pink Improved'  D. barbatus 'Amazon Rose Magic'  Rudbeckia 'Toto Rustic'  
  Melampodium 'Showstar'  Petunia 'Merlin Blue Morn' D. barbatus 'Dynasty Purple' Begonia 'Prelude Scarlet Improved' D. barbatus 'Dynasty Purple'  Silene 'Celina'  
  Monarda 'Lambada'  Petunia 'Old Glory' D. barbatus 'Dynasty Red' Begonia 'Prelude White Improved' D. barbatus 'Dynasty Red'  Tagetes patula 'Bonanza Bolero'  
  Nicotiana alata  Petunia 'PrimeTime Lavender' Impatiens hawkerii 'Sonic Amethyst' Capsicum 'Chilly Chili'  D. chinensis 'Corona Cherry Magic'  Trachelium 'Jemmy Royal Purple'  
  Nicotiana 'Domino Mix' Petunia 'PrimeTime Pink' I. hawkerii 'Sonic Burgundy' Catharanthus 'Cooler Lavender Halo' Gaillardia 'Sundance Bicolor' Zinnia hybrid 'Profusion Cherry'  
  Pelargonium (Geranium) 'Black Magic' Petunia 'PrimeTime Rose' I. hawkerii 'Sonic Dark Salmon' Catharanthus 'Cooler Orchid Deep'  Gypsophila 'Gypsy Deep Rose' Z. hybrid 'Profusion Orange'   
  Pelargonium 'Black Velvet Rose' Petunia 'PrimeTime Salmon Morn' I. hawkerii 'Sonic Pastel 2003'  Catharanthus 'Cooler Rose Hot' Impatiens hawkerii 'Sonic Amethyst'    
  Pelargonium 'Dolce Vita 2004' Petunia 'Prism Sunshine' I. hawkerii 'Sonic Pink'  Catharanthus 'First Kiss Rose' I. hawkerii 'Sonic Scarlet Blush'     
  Pelargonium 'Maverick Coral' Petunia 'Tidal Wave Cherry' I. hawkerii 'Sonic Scarlet Blush'  Catharanthus 'Jaio Dark Red' I. hawkerii 'Super Sonic Lilac'    
  Pelargonium 'Maverick Light Salmon' Petunia 'Tidal Wave Purple' I. hawkerii 'Super Sonic Coral Ice 2003'  Catharanthus 'Jaio Scarlet Eye' I. hawkerii 'Super Sonic Peach'     
  Pelargonium 'Maverick Star' Petunia 'Tidal Wave Silver' I. hawkerii 'Super Sonic Lilac' Catharanthus 'Stardust Orchid' Pelargonium (Geranium) 'Black Magic'    
  Pelargonium 'Purple Dream' Rudbeckia 'Autumn Colors'  I. hawkerii 'Super Sonic Magenta' Celosia plumosa 'Fresh Look Red' Pelargonium 'Black Velvet Rose'    
  Pelargonium 'Red Orbit' Rudbeckia 'Indian Summer'  Petunia 'Limbo Violet' Dianthus barbatus 'Amazon Neon Cherry'  Pelargonium  'Casanova 2003'    
  Pelargonium 'Reggae Bright Red' Salvia coccinea 'Forest Fire'  Petunia 'Tidal Wave Purple' D. barbatus 'Amazon Neon Purple' Pelargonium 'Flamingo'    
  Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Light Salmon' S. farinacea 'Victoria'  Petunia 'Tidal Wave Silver' D. barbatus 'Amazon Rose Magic' Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Dark Red'    
  Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Magenta' S. patens 'Blue Angel'  Rudbeckia 'Prairie Sun' D. caryophyllus 'Can Can Scarlet' Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Light Pink'    
  Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Royal Red' Senecio 'Cirrus' Rudbeckia 'Toto Gold' Dichondra 'Silver Falls' Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Light Salmon'    
  Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Salmon Rose' Senecio 'Silverdust' Rudbeckia 'Toto Lemon' Eustoma 'Forever  Blue' Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Magenta'    
  Pelargonium 'Shiva 2003' Tagetes erecta 'Antigua Primrose' Silene 'Celina'  Gaillardia 'Sundance Bicolor' Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Royal Red'    
  Pennisetum (Fountain Grass)  T. erecta 'Inca II Gold'  Tagetes patula 'Bonanza Bolero' Hibiscus 'Luna Blush' Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Salmon Rose'    
  Pentas 'Butterfly Deep Rose' T. erecta 'Inca II Orange'  Zinnia hybrid 'Profusion Cherry' Hibiscus 'Luna Red' Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Scarlet'    
  Petunia 'Bravo Cool Water Mix' T. erecta 'Perfection Gold'    Iresine 'Purple Lady'  Pelargonium 'Tango'    
  Petunia 'Bravo Lavender' T. erecta 'Perfection Yellow'    Pennisetum (Fountain Grass) Pelargonium 'Tango Dark Red'    
  Petunia 'Bravo Salmon Improved' T. patula 'Bonanza Bolero'    Petunia 'Blue Wave' Pelargonium 'Tango Hot Pink'    
  Petunia 'Bravo White' T. patula 'Durango Red'   Petunia 'Lavender Wave' Pelargonium 'Tango Neon Purple'    
  Petunia 'Celebrity Chiffon Morn' Tanacetum 'Silver Feather'   Petunia 'Limbo Violet' Pelargonium 'Tango Pink'    
  Petunia 'Celebrity Niagara Mix' Thunbergia (Black-eyed Susan Vine)   Petunia 'Tidal Wave Purple' Pelargonium 'Tango Violet'    
  Petunia 'Double Cascade Orchid Mix' Verbena bonariensis   Petunia  'Tidal Wave Silver' Petunia 'Blue Wave'    
  Petunia 'Dreams Mix Patriot' Verbena 'Crystal Ball Mix'   Rudbeckia'Prairie Sun'  Petunia 'Limbo Violet'    
  Petunia 'Fantasy Carmine' Zinnia angustifolia 'Crystal White'     Spilanthes 'Peek-A-Boo' Petunia 'Pirouette Red'    
  Petunia 'Fantasy Crystal Light Salmon' Z. elegans 'Giant Cactus Mix'   Zinniahybrid 'Profusion White' Petunia 'Tidal Wave Purple'    
  Petunia 'Fantasy Crystal Red' Z. hybrid 'Profusion Orange'      Petunia 'Tidal Wave Silver'    
  Williston-Top Performers  
  August 31  
  Agastache 'Golden Jubilee' Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Magenta'  
  Begonia 'Harmony Scarlet Improved'  Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Orange'  
  Begonia 'Olympia Sprint Pink'  Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Red 2003'  
  Begonia 'Prelude Pink Improved'  Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Royal Red'  
  Capsicum 'Chilly Chili'  Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Salmon 2004'  
  Catharanthus 'Cooler Lavender Halo' Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Scarlet'  
  Catharanthus 'Cooler Orchid Deep'  Pelargonium 'Tango Hot Pink'  
  Catharanthus 'Cooler Rose Hot' Pelargonium 'Tango Lavender'  
  Catharanthus 'First Kiss Apricot' Pelargonium 'Tango Magenta'  
  Catharanthus 'First Kiss Pink' Pelargonium 'Tango Neon Purple'  
  Catharanthus 'First Kiss Rose' Pelargonium 'Tango Violet'  
  Catharanthus 'First Kiss Sunrise' Pennisetum(Fountain Grass)  
  Catharanthus 'Jaio Dark Red' Petunia 'Blue Wave'  
  Catharanthus 'Jaio Scarlet Eye' Petunia 'Easy Wave Salmon'  
  Catharanthus 'Stardust Orchid' Petunia 'Lavender Wave'  
  Celosia plumosa 'Fresh Look Red' Petunia 'Limbo Violet'  
  C. plumosa 'Fresh Look Yellow'  Petunia 'Pirouette Red'  
  C. plumosa 'Glow Carmine'  Petunia 'Tidal Wave Purple'  
  Dianthus barbatus 'Amazon Neon Cherry'  Petunia 'Tidal Wave Silver'  
  D. barbatus 'Amazon Neon Purple' Rudbeckia 'Autumn Colors'   
  D. barbatus 'Amazon Rose Magic' Rudbeckia'Cherokee Sunset'  
  D. barbatus 'Dynasty Purple'  Rudbeckia 'Cordoba'  
  D. caryophyllus 'Can Can Scarlet'  Rudbeckia'Prairie Sun'  
  D. chinensis 'Panda Mix' Rudbeckia 'Toto Gold'  
  Dichondra 'Silver Falls' Spilanthes 'Peek-A-Boo'   
  Gaillardia 'Sundance Bicolor' Zinnia hybrid 'Profusion Orange'  
  Gypsophila 'Gypsy Deep Rose' Z. hybrid 'Profusion White'   
  Hibiscus 'Luna Red'    
  Iresine 'Purple Lady'     
  Pelargonium (Geranium) 'Black Velvet Rose'    
  Pelargonium 'Holiday Rose'    
  Pelargonium 'Purple Dream'    
  Pelargonium 'Reggae Bright Red'    
  Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Dark Red'    
  Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Lavender'    
  Pelargonium 'Rocky Mtn. Light Salmon'