University of Illinois Extension

Field Day Favorites

On August 25 and 26, the Illinois Turfgrass Foundation held a field day for their membership that included individuals involved in the commercial landscape industry. While at the field day, those who toured the evaluation garden were asked to vote for their most favorite annual on display. They were given five flags and asked to place them by those annuals that caught their interest and that might have application in their work. Here are the results of that informal survey. There were ties at the 8th, 9th and 10th spots.

The top 10 vote getters were: