In the state of Kentucky we are lucky to have a committee of very qualified individuals review many plants over the years and provide us with a list that would make any landscape proud. These award winners are selected based on the selectors practical experience with these plants and the plants qualitites being proven in various parts of the state. In other words we know the plants work and provide lots of good attributes. The following is a list of the 2012 award winners but by clicking on Theodore Klein you can see all the winners since 1999.
Amsonia tabernaemontana ‘Blue Ice’
Calamagrostis x acutiflora ‘Karl Foerster’
Cryptomeria japonica ‘Yoshino’
Hypericum x ‘Blue Velvet’
Lagerstromia indica x faueri hydrids. Examples: ‘Acoma’, ‘Hopi’, 'Nachez'