Stuttgart, 2016-10-20

Bestselling bedding and balcony plants 2017

The Selecta bedding and balcony plants assortment consists of more than 600 varieties. Every year we select new, promising varieties. Other varieties are well-proven and bestsellers for many years.

Some favourite varieties are sold out early. Hence, we want to give you a last chance and present again our highlights of the assortment 2017:  
 

Petunia NightSky®: World novelty and Fleurostar winner! The Petunia with the unique flower pattern - the flowers in dark violet with white spots seem like a beautiful star sky. NightSky® is very early with a semi-trailing, medium strong vigour and convinces with a very good branching, weather resistance and harmonious growth. NightSky can be cultivated with any other petunia assortment.
 

Pot Carnations from Selecta are real top sellers. You can chose between the well-proven lines Diantica®, Oscar® and SuperTrouper® or have some specialities like Pink Kisses®, or Pillow. Furthermore we have two new lines:

Dianthus Colores: complete colour range and big flowers in striking colours. The seven varieties are more vigorous compared to the well-known Oscar® varieties and can be cultivated in big pots to produce high-quality plants. Colores varieties are suited for cold cultivation as well as for summer cultivation.
 

Dianthus Capitán:  vigorously growing with special advantage for consumers. Capitán varieties fully develop their strength in big pots and containers. Only one plant develops to a rich flowering plant. The varieties are also ideal to combine with summer perennials. And not only in pots! Consumers have the advantage to use these varieties also as a cut flower.
 



Calibrachoa Rave®: eye-catching flowers with a star pattern. The five Rave® varieties convince with an early flower, very good branching and with an easy to control growth habit. The single flowering varieties are real eye-catchers from near and far and convince with a very stable star pattern and are heat tolerant.
 



Pelargonium Marcada®: continuously flowering and amazing long-distance impact. Marcada® varieties are consumers’ favourites due to their striking colours and easy to care characteristics. All three varieties are early flowering with a round, harmonious shape and weather resistant.
 


Pelargonium Moonlight®: rich in contrast and easy to care.  The zonal Pelargoniums are rich flowering and weather resistant. The line with varieties with dark green leaves offers a great colour range und all varieties have a great flower-leaf-contrast.
 



Sanvitalia Picador® Compact Yellow: rich flowering summer companion. Picador® Compact Yellow is rich flowering with a stable and round, harmonious shape. The variety is ideal for mixed containers or as a ground cover.