Proven Annuals

Remember:  Best results are obtained when proper soil conditions, plant site selection, drainage, watering and fertilization is followed.

KEY

Light:  (F) Sun, (P) Partial Shade, (S) Shade


Name  Light Requirement  Height  Comment
Ageratum  Sun/Part Shade  6-8” Good border plant
Allysum Part Shade   4”  Good border plant
Amaranthus Sun  2-5” Multi-color foliage
Aster  Sun  6” Good border plant
Begonia Shade/Sun 6-18” Good for mass plantings
Calendula  Sun  10-24” Good background plant
Celosia  Sun 6-24”  Plume shaped flower
Coleus Sun/Shade 6-36” Multi-color foliage
Cosmos  Sun  18-48” Tolerates dry soil
Dianthus Sun  4-18”  Cool season annual
Gazania Sun 6-15”  Tolerates dry soil
Gomphrena  Sun  9-30” Good cut flower
Geranium  Part Shade  12-24” Good for mass planting
Impatiens  Shade 12-36” Good for mass plantings
Lobelia  Part Shade  4-8” Good border plant
Marigold Sun  4-36” Deer/ rabbit resistant
Nicotiana  Part Shade  12-36” Good cut flower
Pansy Sun/Part Shade  6-8” Great cool season annual
Petunia Sun/Part Shade 10-18”  Good for mass plantings
Portulaca  Sun  4-8” Drought tolerant
Salvia  Sun 12-36” Great for hummingbirds
Snapdragon  Sun 6-12” Cool season annual
Verbena  Sun  6-8” Good for mass plantings
Vinca Sun 10-36” Drought tolerant
Zinnia  Sun  6-36” Good cut flower