22 New Plants for ’22

I really wanted to start the new year on a positive note and nothing puts a gleam in the gardener’s eye better than a glimpse of new plant introductions. So, here are 22 of the best summer flowers, perennials, vines, ornamental shrubs, and edibles to look forward to in 2022 at Amsterdam Garden Centre.

Petunia ‘Double Vogue Lemon Berry’

Petunia ‘Double Vogue Lemon Berry’ – An absolutely dazzling double petunia with two-tone colours of burgundy-red accented with yellowish-green tips and blotches. It has a mounding habit, making it ideal for hanging baskets and containers. Grows 8-10” tall by 14-24” wide. 📷 credit: Ball Seed

Calibrachoa ‘MiniFamous Neo Pink Hawaii’

Calibrachoa ‘MiniFamous Neo Pink Hawaii’ – Hot hues seem to be trending for 2022 and this Calibrachoa with bright raspberry-coloured blooms accented by a black-edged yellow star just pops at first sight. It features a semi-trailing habit and large flowers that will just burst out of hanging baskets. Grows 8-12” tall by 12-15” wide. 📷 credit: Ball Seed

Verbena ‘Beats Purple & White’

Verbena ‘Beats Purple & White’ – A unique bicolor verbena with purple-edged white petals that are sharply contrasted with red on the top. It blooms two weeks earlier than other verbena and flowers right through any heat stress common to container culture. Grows 6-8” tall by 10-12” wide. 📷 credit: Ball Seed

Helleborus ‘North Star Crystalline’

Helleborus ‘North Star Crystalline’ – A stunning new Lenten rose hybrid with abundant crystal-white semi-double blossoms from January to March. The flowers are accented by yellowish-green centres, and yes, we have them in stock right now. Grows 13” tall by 17” wide. USDA zone 5. 📷 credit: Terra Nova Nurseries