1996 Horticultural Promotions for South Central Texas

Contact Dr. Jerry Parsons, Texas Cooperative Extension, for further details.

Information concerning the following new plant selections will be made available during the following time periods. These news releases are made to acquaint the public with new ornamentals that have been observed for several years and are reliable performers in the greater San Antonio area.


February, 1996

  • New 1996 Fruit and Vegetable Spring Gardening Tabloid, and
  • Parson's Archive the Texas Cooperative Extension Interactive Plant and Answer Service on the World Wide Web.


March, 1996

Texas Rose Verbena, Verbena x hybrida 'Texas Rose'
Blue Princess Verbena, Verbena x hybrida 'Blue Princess'

Verbena -- Queen of Summer Beauty


April, 1996


Persian Shield, Strobilianthos dyeranus



May, 1996


Phillipine Violet, Barleria cristata


Copper Plant, 'Copper Red'



June, 1996


Pentas 'Stars and Stripes'


Lantana



July, 1996


New Hibiscus Cultivars


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