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New Plants for 2013-2014

PROVEN WINNERS®

 

 

Four Star employs the latest genetics to offer you exciting new varieties every year.
Look what's new for 2013-2014!
Click here to download the 2014 New Variety Culture Guide for growing and finishing information on new varieties.

 

New PROVEN WINNERS® Annuals

ANGELFACE® Wedgwood Blue Improved Angelonia

With improved habit and branching, the large vivid blue and white bicolor flowers are even more attractive on this early flowering (week 6) improvement. Wedgwood Blue still has all of the heat and humidity tolerance you have come to expect from the Angelface series, but now the habit fits better with the rest of the series. A new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® annuals line offered in Standard 84, SUPERNOVA® 42, SUPERNOVA® 84 and SUPERNOVA® 28 tray sizes. ANGELFACE® Wedgwood Blue Improved Angelonia ANGELFACE® Wedgwood Blue Improved Angelonia ANGELFACE® Wedgwood Blue Improved Angelonia

 

SUREFIRE™ Begonia

The strong, upright growth habit showcases the bright flowers on these versatile Begonias.  These beauties are heat, humidity, shade and sun tolerant.  They make a great replacement for shade areas affected by Downy Mildew.  A new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® annuals line offered in Standard 72 and Standard 465 tray sizes.
SUREFIRE™ Red Begonia
SUREFIRE™ Rose Begonia

SUREFIRE™ Red Begonia SUREFIRE™ Red Begonia SUREFIRE™ RedBegonia
  SUREFIRE™ Rose Begonia SUREFIRE™ Rose Begonia SUREFIRE™ Rose Begonia

 

SUNDAZE® Blaze Bracteantha

Fitting perfectly into the Sundaze series, Blaze has the same excellent heat, cold and humidity tolerance as the rest of the series.  It also keeps the tight globe habit and distinctive narrow foliage.  The deep red-orange blooms add a new color dimension to this outstanding series.  This new PROVEN WINNERS® annual is offered in Standard 84 tray size. SUNDAZE® Blaze Bracteantha SUNDAZE® Blaze Bracteantha  

 

SUPERBELLS® Pomegranate Punch Calibrachoa

New to the popular Punch collection, Pomegranate Punch expands the color line to include a true, deep red.  It has the Superbells’ strong performance and disease resistance with a mounding habit.  Pomegranate Punch is a new PROVEN WINNERS® annual, offered in Standard 84, SUPERNOVA® 42 and SUPERNOVA® 84 tray sizes. SUPERBELLS® Pomegranate Punch Calibrachoa SUPERBELLS® Pomegranate Punch Calibrachoa SUPERBELLS® Pomegranate Punch Calibrachoa

 

SUPERBELLS® Spicy Calibrachoa

Like a campfire on a warm summer evening, Spicy’s colors are a unique ever-changing mixture of warm oranges, reds and yellows.  This addition is not only muy caliente, it is a solid performer with all of the Superbells’ disease resistance.  Spicy is a new PROVEN WINNERS® annual, offered in Standard 84, SUPERNOVA® 42 and SUPERNOVA® 84 tray sizes. SUPERBELLS® Spicy Calibrachoa SUPERBELLS® Spicy Calibrachoa SUPERBELLS® Spicy Calibrachoa

 

WHITE KNIGHT™ Lobularia

Supplying continuous masses of white flowers and fragrance like Snow Princess®, but with a more reserved vigor, White Knight™ is heat and humidity tolerant.  A new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® annuals line offered in Standard 84 tray size. WHITE KNIGHT™ Lobularia WHITE KNIGHT™ Lobularia WHITE KNIGHT™ Lobularia

 

BOLDLY™ Pelargonium

An interspecific cross between zonal and ivy geraniums, BOLDLY™ has more zonal traits than ivy, including large vibrant blooms.  BOLDLY™ is a new PROVEN WINNERS® annual offered in Standard 75 tray size.
BOLDLY™ Burgundy Pelargonium
BOLDLY™ Dark Red Pelargonium
BOLDLY™ Hot Pink Pelargonium
BOLDLY™ Lavender Rose Pelargonium
BOLDLY™ Scarlet Fire Pelargonium

BOLDLY™ Burgundy Pelargonium BOLDLY™ Dark Red Pelargonium BOLDLY™ Hot Pink Pelargonium
  BOLDLY™ Lavender Rose Pelargonium BOLDLY™ Scarlet Fire Pelargonium  

 

TIMELESS™ Pelargonium

An interspecific cross between zonal and ivy geraniums, Timeless has more ivy traits than zonal, with a slightly cascading habit and excellent heat tolerance.  A new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® annuals line offered in Standard 75 tray size.
TIMELESS™ Deep Red Pelargonium
TIMELESS™ Lavender Pelargonium
TIMELESS™ Orange Pelargonium
TIMELESS™ Pink Pelargonium
TIMELESS™ Rose Pelargonium

TIMELESS™ Deep Red Pelargonium TIMELESS™ Lavender Pelargonium TIMELESS™ Orange Pelargonium
  TIMELESS™ Pink Pelargonium TIMELESS™ Rose Pelargonium  

 

GRACEFUL GRASSES® 'Fireworks' Pennisetum

An explosion of pink, green and white foliage, 'Fireworks' color intensifies with light levels making this charming grass grow in beauty as summer goes on.  This addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® annuals line is available in Standard 50 and SUPERNOVA® 28 tray sizes. GRACEFUL GRASSES® 'Fireworks' Pennisetum GRACEFUL GRASSES® 'Fireworks' Pennisetum  

 

SUPERTUNIA® Flamingo Petunia

Replacing SUPERTUNIA® Cotton Candy, Flamingo is early flowering with sugary pink blooms and the same excellent heat tolerance and disease resistance as the rest of the Supertunia line.  Flamingo is a new PROVEN WINNERS® annual offered in Standard 84, SUPERNOVA® 42 and SUPERNOVA® 84 tray sizes. SUPERTUNIA® Flamingo Petunia SUPERTUNIA® Flamingo Petunia SUPERTUNIA® Flamingo Petunia

 

SUPERTUNIA® Orchid Charm Petunia

A small bloom with a profuse boom of color, Orchid Charm’s lavender blooms expand the color line-up of the heat and humidity tolerant Charm subseries.   A new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® annuals line offered in Standard 84, SUPERNOVA® 42 and SUPERNOVA® 84 tray sizes. SUPERTUNIA® Orchid Charm Petunia SUPERTUNIA® Orchid Charm Petunia  

 

SUPERTUNIA® White Improved Petunia

Vigorous enough to mix with SUPERTUNIA® Vista varieties, White Improved has good petal substance on its clean white flowers.  This new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® annuals line offered in Standard 84, SUPERNOVA® 42 and SUPERNOVA® 84 tray sizes. SUPERTUNIA® White Improved Petunia SUPERTUNIA® White Improved Petunia SUPERTUNIA® White Improved Petunia

 

CATALINA® Grape-O-licious Torenia

Clean white and purple coloration complement the current varieties in the CATALINA® series.  Heat tolerant Grape-O-licious will set the shade aglow with its bright flowers.  A new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® annuals line offered in Standard 84 tray size. CATALINA® Grape-O-licious Torenia CATALINA® Grape-O-licious Torenia  

 

SUPERBENA® Royale Wine Plum Verbena

The best of both worlds combine in this plant to bring an early compact habit that grows vigorously in the garden.  It will exhibit extended shelf life in addition to strong disease resistance.  Royale Plum Wine is a new PROVEN WINNERS® annual offered in Standard 84 and SUPERNOVA® 42 tray sizes SUPERBENA® Royale Plum Wine Verbena SUPERBENA® Royale Plum Wine Verbena SUPERBENA® Royale Plum Wine Verbena

 

SUPERBENA® Royale Whitecap Verbena

The wait is over for a pure white Superbena!  All of the disease resistance, vigorous growth and heat tolerance of the Superbena series is packed into this beautiful, well-branched plant.  A new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® annuals line offered in Standard 84 and SUPERNOVA® 42 tray sizes. SUPERBENA® Royale Whitecap Verbena SUPERBENA® Royale Whitecap Verbena SUPERBENA® Royale Whitecap Verbena

 

SUPERBENA® Violet Ice Verbena

Extremely large violet flowers with distinctive eyes add a new coloration to the heat tolerant, Powdery Mildew resistant Superbena series. This new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® annuals line is offered in Standard 84 and SUPERNOVA® 42 tray sizes. SUPERBENA® Violet Ice Verbena SUPERBENA® Violet Ice Verbena SUPERBENA® Violet Ice Verbena

 

New PROVEN WINNERS® Perennials

DOLCE® 'Blackberry Ice' Heuchera

The full rounded clump of purple leaves with luminescent pewter overlay and black veining is naturally heat and humidity tolerant. 'Blackberry Ice' is a new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® perennial line offered in Standard 50 and SUPERNOVA® 28 tray sizes. DOLCE® 'Blackberry Ice' Heuchera DOLCE® 'Blackberry Ice' Heuchera  

 

DOLCE® CINNAMON CURLS™ Heuchera

A neat, compact habit combines with a blend of coppery orange, red and purple tones on ruffled leaves to create a classy addition to the Dolce series.  A new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® perennial line offered in Standard 50 and SUPERNOVA® 28 tray sizes. DOLCE® CINNAMON CURLS™ Heuchera DOLCE® CINNAMON CURLS™ Heuchera  

 

SUMMERIFIC® 'Cherry Cheesecake' Hibiscus

An indeterminate bloomer that can produce huge, white flowers with a cherry red center and magenta tipped petals for up to 3 months.  This new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® perennial line is offered as a #1 grade bare root in 25-count boxes. SUMMERIFIC® 'Cherry Cheesecake' Hibiscus    

 

SWEET ROMANCE™ Lavandula

A favorite in home gardens, this lavender continues the tradition of a sweet scent and easy growth.  Additionally, it blooms earlier with its plump purple flowers that make excellent additions to to cut arrangements. A new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® perennial line offered in Standard 50 and SUPERNOVA® 28 tray sizes. SWEET ROMANCE™ Lavandula' Hibiscus SWEET ROMANCE™ Lavandula' Hibiscus  

 

'Cat's Meow' Nepeta

A much more refined Nepeta than older cultivars, 'Cat's Meow' forms a neatly compact, rounded mound of fragrant foliage with shoots of sky blue flowers on well-branched stems from early summer into early fall.  This is an addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® perennial line, offered in Standard 50 and SUPERNOVA® 28 tray sizes. 'Cat's Meow' Nepeta 'Cat's Meow' Nepeta  

 

New PROVEN WINNERS® COLORCHOICE® Flowering Shrubs
COLORCHOICES®

 

INSPIRED™ Buddleia

Full-size and full of color, the Inspired series combines clean colors on long blooms with a seedless, noninvasive habit.  A new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® COLORCHOICE® flowering shrubs line offered in Standard 28 and Quick Turn tray sizes.
INSPIRED™ Pink Buddleia
INSPIRED™ White Buddleia
INSPIRED™ Violet Buddleia

INSPIRED™ Pink Buddleia INSPIRED™ White Buddleia INSPIRED™ Violet Buddleia

 

LET'S DANCE® Diva Hydrangea

What a Diva!  Super-size lace-cap blooms are as big as a dinner plate.  Reblooming with strong stems, home gardeners are going to worship this Hydrangea.  This is a new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® COLORCHOICE® flowering shrubs line, and is offered in Standard 28 and Quick Turn tray sizes. LET'S DANCE® Diva Hydrangea    

 

LET'S DANCE® Rhapsody Blue Hydrangea

The easiest Hydrangea to change from pink to blue and back to pink, Rhapsody Blue has reliable blooms with tightly packed florets in geometric shapes held up by sturdy stems.  A new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® COLORCHOICE® flowering shrubs line offered in Standard 28 and Quick Turn tray sizes. LET'S DANCE® Rhapsody Blue Hydrangea    

 

FIRE LIGHT™ Hydrangea

The flowers open white before ripening to dark burgundy-pink in fall.  The sturdy stems hold the dramatic blooms upright for an awesome autumn show. FIRE LIGHT™ is a PROVEN WINNERS® COLORCHOICE® flowering shrub, offered in Standard 28 and Quick Turn tray sizes. FIRE LIGHT™ Hydrangea    

 

OSO EASY® Lemon Zest Rosa

Oh, so easy to grow with high disease resistance and abundant bright yellow blooms.  This new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® COLORCHOICE® flowering shrubs line is offered in Standard 28 and Quick Turn tray sizes. OSO EASY® Lemon Zest Rosa    

 

BLOOMERANG® Dark Purple Syringa

Dark Purple is a bigger plant with large more rounded blooms.  It is very showy in the spring and continues to amaze with fragrant blooms from mid-summer to frost.  A new addition to the PROVEN WINNERS® COLORCHOICE® flowering shrubs line offered in Standard 28 and Quick Turn tray sizes. BLOOMERANG® Dark Purple Syringa    

 

New PROVEN SELECTIONS® Annual Varieties
PROVEN SELECTIONS®

 

NONSTOP® Mocca Cherry Begonia

Expanding the popular Mocca subseries of Nonstops to include a deep, cherry red, Mocca Cherry has all of the attractive qualities you have come to expect from this bestselling Begonia series.  A new addition to the PROVEN SELECTIONS® annuals line offered in Standard 72 and Standard 465 tray sizes. NONSTOP® Mocca Cherry Begonia    

 

NONSTOP® Rose Petticoat Improved Begonia

With improved habit and timing, the distinct, vivid coloration on Rose Petticoat is sure to add a bright point to shade gardens.  An improvement to the PROVEN SELECTIONS® annuals line offered in Standard 72 and Standard 465 tray sizes. NONSTOP® Rose Petticoat Improved Begonia    

 

DALINA® Dahlia

Continually improving genetics bring us three new Dalina Dahlias.  With fully double flowers, heavy blooming and a thick full branching habit, Dalinas are a popular choice for home gardeners.  New additions to the PROVEN SELECTIONS® annuals line offered in Standard 84 (and DALINA® Grande Salinas is offered in SUPERNOVA® 28) tray sizes.
DALINA® Grande Salinas Dahlia
DALINA® Midi Corsica Dahlia
DALINA® Midi Samos Dahlia

DALINA® Grande Salinas Dahlia DALINA® Midi Corsica Dahlia DALINA® Midi Samos Dahlia

 

FOREST™ Gomphrena

Cute as a button, these little pixies bloom plentifully.  With their drought tolerance and great, season-long performance, they are versatile in landscapes and as cut flowers.  A new addition to the PROVEN SELECTIONS® annuals line offered in Standard 84 tray size.
FOREST™ Pink Gomphrena
FOREST™ Red Gomphrena

FOREST™ Pink Gomphrena FOREST™ Red Gomphrena  

 

Magellan Zinnia

Big, vibrant, clean flowers adorn the strong stems of this large Zinnia series.  This is a new addition to the PROVEN SELECTIONS® annuals line offered in Standard 84 tray size.
Magellan Orange Zinnia
Magellan Pink Zinnia
Magellan Scarlet Zinnia
Magellan Yellow Zinnia

Magellan Orange Zinnia Magellan Pink Zinnia Magellan Scarlet Zinnia
  Magellan Yellow Zinnia