2020 Introductions are Bigger and Better than Ever
Danziger’s 2020 new introductions offer more color and bloom power than ever before. The company’s team of more than 100 scientists, researchers and professional breeders are bringing new varieties to market that deliver dependable and beautiful garden performance. Danziger is focused on our customer’s success, developing innovative varieties that are easier to grow, provide dependable performance and deliver more profits. We know you’ll love them and home gardeners will too.
Here is a quick look at just some of what’s new for 2020. Images can be found here: (Link Coming Soon)
Petunia AMORE™ King of Hearts
Share your love with the beautiful blooms of AMORE™ Petunias! AMORE’s unique flowers feature five elegant heart shapes outlined in bright hues. This stable, uniform series delivers stunning flower power that captures consumer’s attention.
Joining the series for 2020 is AMORE™ King of Hearts. This gorgeous petunia boasts regal red and white blooms, with five perfect red hearts. King of Hearts flowers early with loads of large blossoms that show good resistance to rain. It features a compact, mounded habit and is recommended for quarts, baskets and combos. Each AMORE™ variety creates shopper-stopping hanging baskets and containers at retail. Share the power of love in the form of flowers with all the AMORE™ varieties including, new King of Hearts, new Fluttering Heart, new Pink, Queen of Hearts, Fiesta and Purple. They are the perfect garden gift!
Petunia CASCADIAS™ Purple Ice
Danziger’s CASCADIAS™ trailing petunia series bring strong, long-lasting blooms to the category. The deep purple centers of Purple Ice explode into bright, purple-pink blossoms that are stunning on their own or in combos. CASCADIAS™ feature a moderate branched structure and are recommended for baskets and large containers.
Petunia CAPELLA™ Neon Pink
CAPELLA™ Petunias prove that big things can come in small packages. CAPELLA™ provides impressive flower power with a compact habit, making it the ideal solution for small space gardening. This floriferous, mounding petunia has a small footprint from the growers’ table to the retail display, then continues its beautiful performance for the end-consumer. CAPELLA™ Neon Pink features glowing, bright pink blooms that add a shock of color to quarts, baskets and combos.
Portulaca PAZZAZ™ Apricot
Create mounds of striking, heat-tolerant color with the Portulaca PAZZAZ™ series. This early blooming, moderate trailing series fills gallons, baskets and large containers with amazing color. PAZZAZ™ Apricot has a luminous orange-apricot flower with a unique ring pattern in the center of the bloom.
Jamesbrittenia Goldstar™ might just be the little black dress of combos. The sunny, bright-yellow blooms go with everything! Its trailing habit makes it the perfect addition to baskets, combos and window boxes. This variety has enhanced resistance to foliage disease. It’s also day-neutral and extremely heat tolerant.
Verbena VANESSA™ Compact Series
VANESSA™ Verbena are bred for mildew tolerance and flower power. Danziger tests prospective varieties by inoculating the seedlings with mildew. Only those that stay clean and in full color are brought to market. The new VANESSA™ Compact Series brings the same big color of the original VANESSA™ in a smaller package. This series features a compact habit in more than ten color options including Compact Neon Pink, Compact Violet and Compact Bicolor Purple. Recommended for quarts, the new Compact series provides excellent mildew resistance and won’t cycle out of flower.
Calibrachoa LIA™ Dark Red
Danziger makes choosing the right size calibrachoa even easier. Each series fills a specific market need. With the LIA™ Calibrachoa series, your baskets and combos will be bursting with noticeably bigger blooms. LIA™’s larger flowers truly capture consumer attention at retail. LIA™ Dark Red is a 2020 standout with clear, deep-red blooms. This early flowering series shows good vigor, making it perfect for baskets and combos.
Calibrachoa COLIBRI™ Blizzard
COLIBRI™ Calibrachoa is bred with both the grower and end-consumer in mind. This compact, well-performing series features loads of blooms and good branching with little PGR use, providing growers with more profit per square foot with the least amount of effort. COLIBRI™ is perfect for quart programs, however, it will also make a compact basket or combo. Important to note is that it also continues to grow and bloom well in the home garden, making consumers feel more successful. New for 2020, Blizzard is an early flowering variety that features large, snowy-white blooms.